Cos-Losseum 2016 A Gallery

Cos-Losseum looks like it is going to be growing quickly if the crowd turning out Saturday was any sign! Photography by: Shannon Shea & Lon Muckey [AFG_gallery id=’7′]

Cos-Losseum A Mini Con With Big Dreams and a Big Heart

Cos-Losseum is a new convention taking place in San Diego, CA this weekend (Jan 23-24).  With a limited amount of tickets on sale it’s likely to sell out with the popularity of Cosplay and Comic Conventions. We had a chance to ask one of it’s founders, Don Posey, a few questions about this new “mini-con”. Cos-Losseum is made up of 2 words Cosplay and Colosseum.  “I wanted a title that…

Anime Impulse 2016 Gallery

A look at the attendees, vendors and panels of Anime Impulse 2016! Photography by: Shannon Shea & Lon Muckey [AFG_gallery id=’6′]

TaiyouCon 2016 A Gallery

TaiyouCon was this past weekend, January 15-17, 2016 at the Mesa Convention Center.  Bustle Girl and Tessa stopped in to have a look around at all the talented people there! [AFG_gallery id=’5′]

Music Video for "Attack on Titan" Spin off Mini-Series by Waggaki Band

I think Waggaki Band has officially become my new favorite group!  And it’s all because I was introduced to them through one of my new favorite anime – Attack on Titan.  Although technically this music video is for the live action mini-series spin-off of the anime (while we are (Im)patiently waiting for season 2). Hangeki no Yaiba fetures them in a crumbling church wielding weapons and with their the 3…

Attack on Titan Live Action Movie Trailer for US Release

Funimation has released The official Attack on Titan US Trailer.  For the hardcore fans the Japanese trailers have been out for months, so there’s nothing new to see here.  Based on the worldwide best selling manga and anime the live action Attack on Titan Part 1 was released in Japan on August 1 with Part 2 coming on September 19th.  They also had their World Premiere in Hollywood on July…

Funimation Issues Statement on Copyright, Fan Art and Trademark

As Anime Expo is beginning and San Diego Comic Con is only a week away, Funimation issued the following statement on their take on copyright, trademark and fan art. “At law, a fan-created artwork that is clearly based on existing artwork owned by a copyright holder other than the fan (e.g. Funimation), is considered an unauthorized “derivative work” or an unauthorized reproduction (by substantial similarity) and therefore infringes the copyright…

New Live Action Attack on Titan Trailer Released

They may as well call it the Summer of the Titans with the “Attack on Titan” anime movie being released in June followed by two Live-Action movies in August and September. The newest 30 second clip is action packed and doesn’t give you much time to breathe let alone take in everything they are showing unless you watch it multiple times (which we did). The first live-action Attack on Titan…