The Embassy of Finland in Tokyo has an official moe character mascot named Fintan, and now Fintan is starring in his own short form 3DCG web anime (with English subtitles) as part of the centennial celebrations of Finland's independence from Russia. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for 49-year-old voice actress/singer Megumi Hayashibara (Lina Inverse in Slayers, Rei Ayanami in Evangelion) announced today that her first solo concert will be held at Nakano Sunplaza Hall in Tokyo on June 11. Considering the small capacity of the venue, only 2,222 seats, very intense competition for the tickets will be inevitable. Hit the jump for more details.
The cast of the third Strike the Blood II OVA is growing! Voice actresses from Girlish Number, Interviews with Monster Girls, and more will be jumping on board for next month's installment. Hit the jump to see the announcement!
We revel in our "chuunibyou" in this week's installment of "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" with a look at When Supernatural Battles Became Commonplace, a 2014 high school romantic comedy TV anime based on the series of light novels about ordinary (and not-so-ordinary) teens who spontaneously develop superpowers in a world with no need for heroes. Hit the jump to learn more.