Tag Archives: anime

Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters

May 14, 2012

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If there are two things Nerd City likes, it’s cartoons we can watch under the influence of drugs and monsters. That’s why the new Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters is so cool. It’s a cartoon we can watch on drugs WITH monsters. Released in conjunction with a card and online battle game of the […]

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AM2: Anime, Manga, and Music to a Higher Power.

May 9, 2012

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This June 15-17th, Anaheim will be invaded by big-eyed school girls wielding axes, fat orange bear things, and pasty-white basement dwellers, as anime, manga, and music fest AM2 hits the town. Featuring an impressive guest list, mucho cool vendors, and discounts for neighboring theme park/cosplay heaven Disneyland, this is guaranteed to be any Japanophile’s wet […]

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Marvel Anime and Young Justice Coming to a TV Screen Near You Soon

July 26, 2010

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Announced/Confirmed at the San Diego Comic Con is DCs Young Justice animated series and Marvels Anime series. Young Justice will include the familiar cast of Robin, Superboy, Aqualad (the new one), Ms Martian and many other familiar titans from the DC universe. The series will follow the team as they deal with being the next […]

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New Camilla D’Errico “Croc O’ Hug” from LTD Tee

June 20, 2010

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Our friends over @ LTD Tee have just released another cool shirt, this time from bad-ass anime artist Camilla D’Errico. Traditionally, I am not a big anime fan, but I really dig D’Errico’s work, and I really like this shirt. Lately, I have been really in to anything with a Steampunk vibe, and this is […]

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Motaku Con this weekend in Kansas City

October 21, 2009

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Motaku Con

This weekend the Motaku con will be held in Kansas City (Park Place Hotel in KCMO). This convention will highlight all things Anime and Manga and looks to be pretty fun. The con will feature plenty of cosplay and costume contests, lessons on Japanese culture, anime music name that tune and many other fun things […]

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First Trailers For Marvel’s Anime Projects

July 28, 2009

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Making their way around the net today are the first two pre-lim trailers for the upcoming Anime series based off of Wolverine and Iron Man. These projects will be scripted by Warren Ellis (Astonishing X-men, Planetary, etc..) and will unfortunately be shown only in Japan. There is no word if these will be released in […]

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Life-Size Gundam in Tokyo

June 11, 2009

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I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t know much about Gundam.  Although I have a general love of all things anime mecha, I couldn’t really tell you much that I know about that specific property.  However this thing is too freaking cool not to mention!

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T28 Trailer

January 14, 2009

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Direct Link to Youtube Video This is the trailer for the upcoming Tetsujin 28 (translated “Iron Man 28″) cgi movie.  It really looks quite good and was done by Imagi Studios, the people responsible for the latest cgi TMNT movie.  For those not in the know, Tetsujin 28 is the original Japanese giant robot character, […]

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Mutant Turtles: Superman Legend

November 25, 2008

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Direct Link to Youtube Video I find this bizarre slice of TMNT anime from 1996 to be oddly awesome.  I will have to investigate further.  From what I have figured out thus far, this is the intro to part 1 of a 2 part Japanese OVA. Check out the TMNT wiki entry here and scroll down to […]

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