Macross Delta, the newest installment of the long-running Macross franchise, takes place 8 years after the ending of the previous series, Macross Frontier. It started airing during Spring of 2016 and will run 26 episodes. The plot of the series is that the galaxy is plagued by a mysterious illness called the “Var Syndrome”, which […] Read More »
When it comes to singing our favorite anisongs or Japanese song for that matter, we don’t have to go to anime conventions just to make that happen. In fact, some Chinese and Korean owned karaoke/K-TV lounges have machines that offer a decent selection of our favorite anisongs but not enough to satisfy our craving for […] Read More »
With the new season kicking off and most shows having passed the 3 episode mark, I’m letting you know what to expect from each show minus the long winded rants and explanations! I’m Nyanmaru and here’s what I think of the Spring anime season of 2016! (Note that if a show ain’t on here, I haven’t seen […] Read More »
Just a word of warning, I may offend fujoshi with this article about why I prefer Slam Dunk over Kuroko no Basket. If you are one or a male equivalent of one, I’d highly suggest you to avoid reading this article unless you’re not easily offended. If you’re expecting something like Kuroko no Basket with Zone, […] Read More »
Since he was a child, Ryuuichi Naruhodou’s dream was to become a defense attorney, protecting the innocent when no one else would. However, when the rookie lawyer finally takes on his first case under the guidance of his mentor Chihiro Ayasato, he realizes that the courtroom is a battlefield. In these fast paced trials, Ryuuichi […] Read More »
The spring season has arrived, and with it a full arsenal of new anime series in tow. I’ve taken it upon myself to dip into most of the new anime series, and I’ll be discussing what my initial thoughts were for each one.
From the creator of Clannad and Angel Beats, Jun Maeda brings us Charlotte, an original anime that aired in the summer season of 2015. The story follows Yuu Otosaka, a high school boy with the uncanny ability to swap bodies with people he sees…at the cost of his body going unconscious for 5 seconds. He […] Read More »
At the age of 42, Japanese rock singer Wada Kouji passed away on Sunday, April 3 2016, due to cancer of the upper pharynx. Discovered back in 2003, a malignant tumor on Wada’s upper pharynx was treated with chemotherapy and surgery, with the assumption that the operations had left him cancer free. The cancer had recurred in 2011, […] Read More »
A shady bus tour of young men and women are headed to an elusive village called Nanakimura. A destination where people can partake in a utopian existence, free of the world’s obstacles… or so goes the rumor. Heading deep into the mountains, the bus is carrying 30 different individuals, each harboring their own expectations and […] Read More »
Spring has come and you all know what that means. A new anime season has begun! That’s right, the Spring 2016 Anime Season has arrived, and with the new season comes a brand new selection of shows to see! Here are a few shows that the folks here at Brotaku’s are looking forward to this […] Read More »
The long running series Detective Conan (Case Closed in the west) first began serialization in 1994, while the anime first aired in 1996. Unlike other Shonen Series such as One Piece or Fairy Tail, it is much more difficult to pin down seasons as the series is pretty episodic with an overarching plot that has […] Read More »
Following are embedded videos for five of my favorite lyrical picks for the Winter 2016 Anime Season. They aren’t in any particular order because I enjoy each of them for different reasons, and so it wouldn’t be fair to base rankings on credentials that favor certain ones. Enjoy some アニソン after the jump!