August 2015

A Visit to the Dragon Quest Themed Tavern: Luida’s Bar!

A Visit to the Dragon Quest Themed Tavern: Luida’s Bar!

After a day of questing through Tokyo, there’s no better place for a tired otaku to get a little R&R than Luida’s Bar. A ‘Dragon Quest’ themed tavern in Roppongi, the establishment offers real-world delicacies and “potions” modeled after in-game items. You can chow down a turkey leg branded with the Dragon Quest logo, a slime monster meat bun, or a curry with a delicious, detached hand in it. All the while, theme music from the game plays through the tavern’s speakers.

Anime Claims 28 of IMDB’s Top 250 TV Shows of All Time

Anime Claims 28 of IMDB’s Top 250 TV Shows of All Time

Curious which countries are behind the most beloved TV shows of all-time? The Internet Movie Database (AKA, IMDb) has spoken, and Japanese netizens will be pleased to know the Land of the Rising Sun is also rising in the ranks of television. In fact, 28 of the 250 television series are supplied by Japanese production committees!

'Attack On Titan: 'Nugget Style' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

'Attack On Titan: 'Nugget Style' Gets TV Anime Adaptation

Attack on Titan fans rejoice! No, it’s not a Season 2 release date yet, but it just might fill that Titan-shaped hole in your heart until then. In 2012, the world was graced with an adorable manga series called Attack on Titan: Junior High. Created by Saki Nakagawa, the manga sends Eren, Misaka, and the gang back to those wonderfully awkward middle school days. This October, the anime version will see its debut.