Haikyū!! – First Impressions


I continue to have a hard time finding many modern anime that can keep me interested beyond the first few episodes. So I decided to go outside my comfort zone and check out Haikyū!! a shonen anime about volleyball of all sports and it is...


Japanese Anime Festival in Jamaica – Recap


Last weekend was a special time for anime lovers in Jamaica. An actual two day Japanese Anime Festival was held at the St Andrew High School for Girls and the Liguanea Club in Kingston. I was unable to attend the first day due to a...


Japanese Anime Festival in Jamaica


The Japanese Embassy in Jamaica and the Japan Foundation is teaming up to stage another Japanese Anime Festival in Jamaica. The 2 day event will be on Saturday May  30th from 11am to 5pm at the St Andrew High School for Girls and Sunday May...


Star Wars: Tarkin


Over the last few weeks I have been slowly devouring the pages of a Star War’s novel called Tarkin. Grand Moff Tarkin has made multiple appearances in Star Wars material from the original Trilogy to the Clone Wars and Rebels TV series. I have always...


Learning Japanese? This Giveaway is for you!


Clay Boutwell, the author of Hiragana, the Basics of Japanese, is looking for learners of Japanese interested in receiving a free book, kana shitajiki, and Japonika notebook in exchange for an honest review on Amazon. The givbeaway bundle includes: Hiragana, the Basics of Japanese—a book...


Brace yourself, Dragon Ball is returning


Rekindle your love affiar with your favourite Dragon Ball character (in my case its Vegeta) ladies and gentlemen for the anime gods have smiled upon us.   With Japan and the rest of the world pumped about the Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ movie that featured...


Shingeki No Kyojin – live action Trailer and Poster


The wait is almost over ladies and gentlemen; the live action Shingeki No Kyojin or Attack on Titan movie is set for release in Japan this summer in two parts. Check out the recently released second trailer below. Fanboys (and girls) all over the world are...


Boruto: Naruto the Movie – Trailer and Info


The baton has been handing over from one generation to the next in the Naruto series. Boruto (“Bolt” pronounced with a Japanese accent) is Naruto and Hinata’s eldest son and he will be the star of the new series and movie. Boruto: Naruto the Movie...


Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft


I have a new gaming addiction… Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft. Described by its creators Blizzard Entertainment as “a fast-paced strategy card game that is deceptively simple and insanely fun”, for the most part I agree! Between Pokemon and Naruto was Yu-Gi-Oh Back in the day...