INTERVIEW: Chris Anderson and David Accampo chat SPECTRAL: A SHOWCASE OF FEAR

Lost Angels co-creators Chris Anderson and David Accampo recently launched their latest Kickstarter campaign, Spectral: A Showcase of Fear. Back in 2017, Anderson and Accampo embarked on their first “horror one-shot,” DevilSkin. Quickly, the creators’ self-published horror series took off and expanded into six short stories that will be reprinted in this volume, but with … Read more

Chris Sanders And Dean DeBlois Video Interview

Origins of an Alien All the way back in the 1980s, Chris Sanders first created the original concept of the Stitch character. DeBlois explains that the initial idea was, “a creature with unknown origin that lived in some great northern forest and was ostracized by the forest community.” When the duo later pitched the idea … Read more

[Honey's Anime Interview] Greg Ayres – Veteran Voice Actor and DJ

Greg Ayres is a veteran voice actor who’s played over 300 roles in anime and video games throughout his decades-long career. You may recognize him as Kaoru from Ouran High School Host Club, Monokuma from Danganronpa, Izumi from Love Stage, and Leo from Ghost Stories. We spoke to him at Anime Boston 2022 about his … Read more

Interview: Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Composer Akira Senju

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood has cemented its status as one of the most beloved and well-known anime fantasy epics to date, and the evocative music that accompanies its memorable scenes is undoubtedly an essential component of that success. With all 11 soundtracks across the Fullmetal Alchemist franchise now made available for the first time outside Japan, … Read more

Interview: Sword Art Online: Alicization Singer ASCA

ASCAalso known as Asuka Okurahas performed songs from anime including Fate/Apocrypha, Sword Art Online: Alicizationand The Irregular at Magic High School. She’s been waiting over two years to bring her high-energy live performance internationally, and she was finally able to make her American debut at Anime Boston 2022. Anime News Network got the chance to … Read more

INTERVIEW: Brian Level & Kate Sherron talk SILK HILLS

A missing persons case. An ages-old family feud. A thriving drug trade. And, of course, Mothman. Those are just some of the things you’ll find in Silk Hills, the titular town at the heart of the new graphic novel from writers Brian Level & Ryan Ferrierartist Kate Sherronand letter Crank!. Out next month from Oni … Read more

[Honey’s Anime Interview] Antonio Raul Corbo – Voice of Lubicchi from Poupelle of Chimney Town

Have you checked out Poupelle of Chimney Town yet? For anime fans with families, or just for those who are young at heart, this steampunk fairy tale of a film is a perfect pick for movie night. Its main character is Lubicchi, a young chimney sweep who longs to prove that stars exist past the … Read more

INTERVIEW: Bruce Horak, Chief Engineer Hemmer on STAR TREK: STRANGE NEW WORLDS

Horak as Hemmer. Photo Cr: Marni Grossman/Paramount+ ©2022 ViacomCBS. All Rights Reserved. Star Trek: Strange New Worlds has arrived on Paramount+, and with the return of the USS Enterprise comes the arrival of a brand-new Chief Engineer: Hemmer the Aenar, played by Bruce Horak. The Beat got the opportunity to speak with Horak over Zoom … Read more

INTERVIEW: Janet Varney teases “fresh new energy” for second season of AVATAR: BRAVING THE ELEMENTS podcast

Last week the second season of fan-favorite original podcast, Avatar: Braving the Elementsthe official companion podcast for Avatar: The Last Airbender and Legend of Korra launched from Nickelodeon and iHeartMedia. Hosts Janet Varney (the voice of Korra) and Dante Basco (the voice of Prince Zuko) move on to re-watch Book 2 of Avatar: The Last … Read more

Interview: Unico: Awakening Writer Samuel Sattin

The Unico: Awakening manga is a collaborative effort between the Eisner Award-winning artist team Gurihiru and acclaimed writer Samuel Sattin to reboot Osamu Tezuka‘s Unico for a new generation of readers. With the launch of Unico: Awakening‘s Kickstarter campaign, ANN had the opportunity to talk to writer Samuel Sattin about how this reimagining of Tezuka’s … Read more