Introducting the Otaku Nation podcast
As the Parallax Play media empire expands, we are happy to announce that we will be joining forces with the Otaku Nation podcast, hosted by Aisha and featuring co-hosts Alex, Orun & Harriet. Each week, you can tune in as they chat about anime, manga, video games & otaku culture.
Review: Night Raid 1931 Collection
Night Raid 1931 (aka Senkō no Night Raid) was not something I normally watch, from the cover art it looked like it was set in the past and like the title denotes it does. This 13 episode anime from A-1 Pictures and Aniplex is directed by Jun Matsumoto features great music, fancy hats and lots of action.
Review: Ragnarok Odyssey ACE
Ragnarok Odyssey Ace is a remake of Ragnarok Odyssey which came out back in 2012 on the PS Vita. This was so under the radar I didn’t even know the game existed and I’ve been a long time fan of the series.
This week on Kickstarter
[ Each week, we take a look at some of the new and interesting projects popping up on Kickstarter, the online crowd funding service.
Q & A with Tiger & Bunny: The Rising’s Yoshitomo Yonetani @ the BFI Anime Weekend
Last weekend, at the BFI Anime Weekend, Tiger & Bunny was one of the headline titles being shown, in it’s European premiere exclusive to this event.
What’s On @ London MCM Comic Con next week?
Next weekend, the bi-annual London MCM Comic Con returns to the London Excel centre, filling the Docklands-based convention centre with crowds of comic & anime fans, cosplayers and gamers from Friday afternoon til its close on Sunday evening.
Persona 4 Golden coming to TV in Persona 4 Golden: The Animation
“You know the Midnight Channel?” In Atlus’ “Dark Hour TV ~Persona Hour” stream to promote the upcoming Persona 3 Movie, Midsummer Knight’s Dream, an anime adaptation of Persona 4 Golden was announced, set to air in Japan this July.
Suikoden returns in fan-developed Suikoden 2.5
Any hardcore RPG gamer will recognise the cult game Suikoden brought to us by Konami since the days of the original Playstation console. Sadly despite the huge following Konami has ceased to localise the game in Europe and therefore we’re missing out on the epic series on handheld and home consoles.
SHORT PEACE: Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day now available on PS3
If you were busy enjoying the bank holiday weekend, you may have missed the release of Bandai Namco’s anime & game hybrid compilation, SHORT PEACE: Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day on Good Friday.
Ragnarok Odyssey ACE Set For European Release April 30
Fans of Ragnarök Online (Korean MMO RPG game created by GRAVITY Co., Ltd.
Review: Cube tactics
So this is the first indie game I’ve come across in the eshop on 3DS. Fun unit have released a cube strategy game for puzzle fanatics and looking for their next fix this is the game to keep your focused for a bargain price tag.
London Anime Gaming Con
Earlier last month, we visited the London Anime Gaming con, held at the London Metropolitan University’s Rocket Complex on Holloway Road. Run by AnimeLeague, the London Anime Gaming con is an amalgamation of the separate Anime and Gaming conventions the group would hold in the venue, as they have done in previous years.
Culture Japan Night London with Danny Choo
Over the years, Japan Foundation have become well known for their hands on approach to showcasing Japanese culture by bring over great guests, providing top notch workshops and curating exciting film festivals.
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution coming to PS3 and Xbox 360 in 2014
With the latest release in the ever-expanding range of Naruto fighting games, Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst, recently released on PC, PS3 and Xbox 360, Namco Bandai and CyberConnect2 have revealed their next Major Naruto game, Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution for PS3 and Xbox 360 to be released in 2014.