26Aug

Andrew’s Anime Con Adventure

By Andrew Erickson / August 26, 2015 / A3K Crew, Andrew Erickson, Columns, Conventions, Conventions, Features / 1 Comment

Andrew reports on Anime Festival of Wichita.   Andrew’s Anime Con Adventure by Andrew Erickson   As a relative newcomer to the anime scene, I didn’t have the privilege of attending a con until just last year, when I dropped by Anime Festival of Wichita on a whim. Held in the...

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25Aug

Rokka – Braves of the Six Flowers Episodes 1-5: Petering Out

By Carl Tan / August 25, 2015 / A3K Crew, Articles, Columns, Features, Protto / 2 Comments

Protto gives summer ’15 anime Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers a look-see.   Rokka – Braves of the Six Flowers Episodes 1-5: Petering Out Eh? Ehhh?! …Whoa, tough crowd. This show is hemorrhaging interest in it fast. Or my interest in it, anyway. It just doesn’t have enough going on for me to...

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5Aug

Adam Warren and the Rise of Amerimanga

By Christopher Kinsey / August 5, 2015 / A3K Crew, Christopher Kinsey, Columns, Features / 1 Comment

Dean Talks Anime: Adam Warren and the Rise of Amerimanga An opinion by Christopher Kinsey    In 1985 a young man attended the famous Joe Kubert School of ye olde comic bookery. Disillusioned with the art styles he was being taught, he was on the brink of giving up and trying another career. Howev...

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4Aug

My Imourtol: Pilot Episode

By Carl Tan / August 4, 2015 / A3K Crew, Columns, Features, Protto / No Comments

New A3K Writer “Protto” uses his anime know-how to pitch a pilot episode of his own anime series!   [Greetings, denizens of A3K. I am Protto. But you already knew that; my reputation precedes me, I’m sure. I have watched you and your godless contributors, cavorting throughout thi...

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30Jul

Remember Satoru Iwata

Remember Satoru Iwata By Jack Dalton Allistar View image | gettyimages.com On July 11th, 2015, the gaming industry lost a figurehead as unique as the company he led. Satoru Iwata, global President of Nintendo from the Gamecube era to Wii U, died from complications of a bile duct growth. Iwata’s l...

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29Jul

Haganai NEXT: Distractions

By Carl Tan / July 29, 2015 / A3K Crew, Columns, Features, Protto / 4 Comments

Protto continues his slog through Haganai with Haganai NEXT.   Haganai NEXT: Distractions By Protto You tell ‘em, Kodaka! Wow, no way – a second season of this stellar anime? It’s simply too good to be true. If you’re like me (which you should be), you probably want to get into it so despera...

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Let’s Talk About Mechs, Bay-bee

By Christopher Kinsey / July 28, 2015 / A3K Crew, Christopher Kinsey, Columns, Features / No Comments

Dean has an epiphany during a re-watch of The Big O, check out the big reveal in the next Dean Talks Anime. Dean Talks Anime: Let’s Talk About Mechs, Bay-bee An opinion/review by Christopher Kinsey Since the beginning of my anime viewing the noticeable trend was robots. I was all about Transforme...

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22Jul

Deadman Wonderland: Shallow Identity Crisis

By Carl Tan / July 22, 2015 / A3K Crew, Columns, Features, Protto / No Comments

Deadman Wonderland: Shallow Identity Crisis by Protto Naw, I’m good, thanks. To knock any initial misconceptions out of the way, the first thing I’ll say is that, yes, I’m aware the Nanashi podcast has already expressed their viewpoint on Deadman Wonderland not too long ago. Nevertheless, well-re...

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21Jul

Lost Manga Artists Johji Manabe

By Christopher Kinsey / July 21, 2015 / A3K Crew, Christopher Kinsey, Columns, Features / 1 Comment

Dean Talks Anime: Lost Manga Artists: Johji Manabe An Opinion by Christopher Kinsey There is so much manga produced at any given time no one person will ever have a chance to “Catch Up”. There are plenty of folks in the states that can steadfastly follow the big two of Marvel and DC then consider...

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15Jul

Haganai: Tomodachi Life

By Carl Tan / July 15, 2015 / A3K Crew, Columns, Features, Protto / No Comments

Haganai: Tomodachi Life By: Protto How shameless! Harenchi! All these critics… What’s wrong with you deplorable degenerates?Always viewing anime’s wonders through the narrowly defined lens of your salacious sensibilities. Is your mind’s eye’s depth of field so wantonly fixated on all that is the ...

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