Kadokawa Expands Further

In recent weeks we’ve seen Japanese publisher Kadokawa acquire YenPress and place a significant investment in anime streaming site Crunchyroll, but it doesn’t stop there. Just days ago the company bought an 80% share in Dark Souls developers “From Software” in a deal to be


Sketchapalooza Is Just Hours Away!

Unbeknownst to many in the UK, a special art event will be taking place in just a few hours as voice actor, director and comic book artist Sonny Strait prepares for something he calls “Sketchapalooza”! The man behind a number of today’s well-known anime characters


The Magic Finger

To the Gregg family, hunting is just plain fun. To the girl who lives next door, it’s just plain horrible. She tries to be polite. She tries to talk them out of it, but the Greggs only laugh at her. Then one day the Greggs


Kingdom Hearts Concert Tour Announced

Fans of the Square Enix games series Kingdom Hearts can now rejoice as it has announced there will be a world tour and the UK (or should we say London) is included. Here is the official statements from Tetsuya Nomura and Yoko Shimomura; “The idea of


The Night of Truth

Night of Truth (French: La nuit de la vérité) is a 2004 French/Burkinabe film, the first by director Fanta Régina Nacro. Set in a fictional West-African country, this film tells the story of the night of reconciliation between two ethnic groups, the Nayak and the

Luffy Lolita

One Piece Lolita Fashion is Here!

Over in Japan the countdown is on for the One Piece motion picture GOLD. As with anything related to Eiichiro Oda’s hit franchise we always see a lot of cross promotions and weird merchandise – like the time Tony Tony Chopper had a limited edition statue

James Dyson and the Supersonic

Hair We Blow – Dyson Evolves the Hairdryer

They’re items that humans may use a lot, with a few exceptions (sorry baldies), and they are the products of a multi billion dollar industry. Hair-dryers have always been useful if you just got out of the shower and are running late, you can’t get the hair gel to dry,


Babymetal to Get Own Super Mario Maker Costume

Babymetal – the metal band from Japan that has taken the world by storm – are used to selling out venues across the globe and winning favour with music fans from all walks of life. Now it looks like they’re taking another step towards greatness as Nintendo have announced that they

Ann the haunted doll

Haunted Doll LIVE

Probably the world’s creepiest live-stream is running now! We’ve all seen the horror movie where the porcelain doll comes to life, and truth be told, I am one of those who suffer from Pediophobia (the fear of dolls). So when a US TV channel decides to run