Geek It! Out and About: Baseball Experience in Japan

January 22, 2020 // 0 Comments

As a fan of all things Japanese, one of our geeky goals was to attend a baseball game in Japan. Personally, we have always been interested in baseball but it was the anime, Ace of Diamond, that rocketed our baseball mania off the charts. Baseball has become one of Japan’s most popular sports, [...]

Anime News: Madman Entertainment August 2015 Edition

September 16, 2015 // 1 Comment

For Australian otakus out there, here is the 2015 August edition of Madman Entertainment‘s anime releases! * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * PING PONG Blu-Ray + DVD / 11 episodes Despite having drastically different personalities, high school boys Peco and Smile have been friends since [...]

Anime Review: Chihayafuru Season 1 (2011)

November 21, 2012 // 0 Comments

Chihaya Ayase is a girl who has spent most of her life simply supporting her sister in her model career. This changes when she meets a boy named Arata Wataya, a talented karuta player. After playing a game with Chihaya, Arata believes that she has the potential to become a great karuta player. As [...]