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Manga Translator's Tools of The Trade

Here's a look at the tools manga translators in the industry use to translate your manga in the best way.Credit to Alcina For almost every craft, there’s a process you abide by to get the work done as well as possible. So I wondered: what...

By Justin on Nov 17th, 2017
How Do You Media Do?

Krystallina takes a look at a new company publishing manga digitally, and what's good and bad about it so far.As many North American licensors merge or strengthen their connections to Japanese companies, it’s nice to know there is still...

GameStop and Borrow?

GameStop has come up with a new idea, and Krystallina wonders if it's worth looking into.It’s no secret that much of GameStop’s revenue comes from used game sales. (Although arguably many of their “new” games would be...

Let the Shopping Blitz Begin!

Think the title, especially if you're looking for anime, manga, games, etc, over the next two months, speaks for itself.Some of you may still be recovering from a Halloween sugar rush, but it’s the first of November already. You know what...

Neomo takes a look at what Netflix have done for anime so far, and what they have planned for 2018.   I’m going to begin this post by saying that I am quite optimistic with the recent news Netflix have given out in terms of their...

By Neomo on Oct 29th, 2017
Ys and the ARt of Translation Maintenance

Krystallina gives her take on NIS America's lackluster translation of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana, and exactly how it was pretty disastrous. Have you heard about Pixel Earbuds? Although not the first device to do so, you put them on, and through...

Go, Go, go90

Verizon's go90 is streaming anime. This leads Krystallina to check out if it's worth the time to use it in this week's Please Save My Money.As I’ve mentioned before, it’s easy to get stuck in a routine. If you have a little time...

Viz and B&N have teamed up to bring over Sui Ishida's Tokyo Ghoul in Monster Edition form. Is that a good thing?At some point a manga publisher was going to experiment with having a title made exclusive to a retailer. Well, looks like Viz...

By Justin on Oct 12th, 2017
Can Anime Help Save Toys R Us?

Could anime boost a brick and mortar store? When I first got into Sailor Moon all those years ago, I remember the excitement of finding VHS tapes of the series at my local Toys R Us. After that, I went into the store constantly to see if any...

Is the Order a Cosplay?

In this week's Please Save My Money, Krystallina shares some ideas on what you could dress up for this month. It’s that day of they year again: Halloween, the international day of cosplay! So while my Halloween-related post last year...