The Robotech award will be presented prior to the convention, on August 31 at 7pm at the The Science Fiction Museum and Hall Of Fame. It will be open to the public, and seats will be available on a first come, first served basis. Dan Woren, Chase Masterson, Alan Letz, Tommy Yune, Kevin McKeever and Steve Yun will be present and will discuss Robotech and its 20th anniversary, as well as show a preview of the upcoming Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles.
Cascadia Con takes place in Seattle on September 1st to 5th at the Seattle Airport Hilton and Conference Center and the Airport Radisson Hotel.
Bamboo went to San Diego Comic-Con 2014 to find out if it's worth wrestling with the behemoth convention if you're an anime or manga fan. PLUS: Full reports on the con's Anime Programming, Making A Living in Manga and Lost in Translation panels!
Despite a few failed jokes, the second 23 episode set is still largely entertaining fare. With one exception, familiar faces are supplemented nicely by amusing newcomers, though that one exception is especially obnoxious.
Since Justin isn't at SDCC, he can answer all your questions about anime studios' work on American cartoons, why short TV series don't get licensed, why voice actor commentaries are so rare, and the history of anime theme songs.
Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn does little more than its assigned duty as a playground for battle-mecha carnage. It's enjoyable in quick little brawls, never outright terrible but always a bit tedious.
It's easy to understand what Kill La Kill wants to say in every moment because its ideas are simple, but conveyed in ways never quite seen before, and its healthy splashes of humor grow out of its thematic ideas rather than combating them.