Ten (10) Popular Vocaloid Songs in English

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Vocaloid, a Japanese voice synthesizer program, has brought about millions of user-generated songs, many of them turning amateur musicians into professionals. As most Vocaloid songs are composed in Japan, the lyrics are also written in their native language. However, there are quite a number of musically-talented individuals who have found their passion in creating music […]

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fhána to sing anime Witch Craft Works’ Opening Song

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Anime starts in January 2014! Who is fhána They are 3 young producers, “Junichi Sato”, “Yuxuki Waga”, and “Kevin Mitsunaga” who came together as one group, later joined by female vocalist: “Towana”.They’ve also produced tracks for other artists including ChouCho, Mai Aizawa, etc.They have remixed & arranged songs for: Sayonara Ponytail, DECO*27 feat. Hatsune Miku, […]

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Betting Big in Japan: Let’s Talk Pachinko, SegaSammy and Gainax

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In addition to its core gameplay, pachinko also shares another detail with its western slot machine brothers, and that is the amount of licensed material used to attract players.

Many pachinko parlours partner with animation companies to rake in players. Gainax and Sega Sammy Holdings are just some examples of companies offering their various IP’s to the industry with the goal of increasing their market reach.

Anime Chart: Nagi no Asu Kara Voice Actors (Seiyuu)

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Author’s note: I’m currently swamped with so many things this month, so making time for doing icon requests and uploading seiyuu charts had been difficult for me. JLPT is just a few weeks away! Those who will be taking it this December, good luck! 😀 If there’s a show that really captured my interests this […]

Meet Aizawa Inori: The Magical Girl of Internet Explorer (Mascot)

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We have seen Microsoft’s anime-inspired mascot characters like Madobe Nanami for Windows 7  and Madobe Yuu and Ai for Windows 8; both OS versions have their official themes available across Japan and some websites over the Internet. Recently, Microsoft Singapore has introduced a new anime character, personifying Internet Explorer through Aizawa Inori. The promotional video, […]