Last March 21, news of Japanese voice actor Hiroshi Masuoka‘s death circulated the media. According to multiple reports, the actor passed away from rectal cancer at the age of 83. The actor’s surviving family members and friends have since honored his wishes for a private funeral service. Anime fans may be familiar with Masuoka’s body of […]
A Philippine team won an international cosplay competition held last Aug. 14-18 in South Korea. Sergio Sta. Ana and Winnie Evangelista, members of local cosplay group Z Warriors, were awarded as champions on Aug. 16 at the 3rd Gyeonggi International Cosplay Festival. The two cosplayed as Son Goku and Vegeta from anime series “Dragon Ball […]
Parents sometimes name their unborn child after all sorts of things and people. Be it their favorite celebrity, a character from a TV series they’ve loved for so long, or any random person’s name they could think of. Like a notable character from one of our favorite animes. Carlos Sanchez, a soon-to-be-father and a Dragon […]
Ready for some anime throwback? Before social media became popular, kids spent hours with their eyes glued to the TV watching their favorite anime series. Channel surfing and vegging out on the couch was one of the defining cultural moments of the ‘90s. Let’s take a trip down memory lane and reminisce on all those […]
Kamehamehaaaa! Dragon Ball Super, the first Dragon Ball TV franchise in about 18 years, made its premiere on Japanese network Fuji TV last Sunday, July 5, and it was every bit as nostalgic as everybody expected it would be.