The worst figurine of all time

DAT FACE Yeeeeeeeeah, the Euro­pean Col­lec­tor’s Edi­tion of Brave­ly Default: Fly­ing Fairy total­ly isn’t worth being jeal­ous over. What was Square Enix think­ing when they decid­ed to bun­dle this mon­stros­i­ty among the oth­er good­ies? Could­n’t they have got­ten Fig­ma? Or maybe even Alter? Square Enix, here’s some advice: what looks to be equiv­a­lent to a […]

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Watashi ga Motenai no wa dou Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui! 09

Your friend’s job. Your job. I still find it high­ly remark­able just how much your aver­age Joe can relate to this series. It does a fan­tas­tic job of being dip­ping in and out of black com­e­dy, to being a rather grip­ping por­tray­al of the real­i­ty that more than a few unfor­tu­nate peo­ple have. I know […]

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Fanime 2013 Cosplays

One of the things I love about ani­me con­ven­tions (or any con­ven­tion for that mat­ter) are the inva­sion of cos­play­ers. It was awe­some see­ing Down­town San Jose being infest­ed and tak­en over by cos­play­ers and my fel­low geeks and weebs. Peo­ple might have been pissed by the traf­fic we caused and the end­less lines we […]

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The Podcast With No Name — Episode 1: Popping the Cherry

On the agen­da for our pilot episode, we have the upcom­ing Lit­tle Busters! ani­me, Spice & Wolf and oth­er light nov­els, Da Capo III and oth­er untrans­lat­ed visu­al nov­els, Tales of Xil­lia being local­ized, and of course, plen­ty of extra top­ics because we can’t stop talk­ing. Intro Music Title: cam­po de giras­sol Artist: Shibayan Cir­cle: […]

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