Dream Con 2021 Day One

We finally arrived at Dream Con and didn’t know what to expect. Coming early day one, we thought we’d get ahead of any pack if there were one. Well, we … Continue reading Dream Con 2021 Day One

The New Super Mario Movie Could Open Doors for More Nintendo Property Films

Super Mario Brothers¬†(1993) is often considered the first proper game-to-film adaptation. While¬†some of the original pitches held much promise, what we ended up with was perhaps the strangest take on … Continue reading The New Super Mario Movie Could Open Doors for More Nintendo Property Films

The Pairing of a Girls Idol Group and Kamen Rider

Attention all Toku/Tokusatsu fans!! Most Toku fans, in some form or another, appreciate Japanese Rock and Japanese Pop music too. The opening sequence and song for a Toku show are … Continue reading The Pairing of a Girls Idol Group and Kamen Rider

Charles Martinet Wants to Reprise Role in Super Mario Movie

For over 25 years, Charles Martinet has provided all the “wahoos” and “mama-mias,” among other lines uttered by quite possibly the most influential mascot in video game history. His role … Continue reading Charles Martinet Wants to Reprise Role in Super Mario Movie

Renting A Girlfriend Isn’t New but Still Great

Rent-A-Girlfriend the anime premiered this July 2020 on Crunchyroll. The manga created by Reiji Miyajima started in Kodansha’s Weekly Shonen Magazine since July 2017. It then would be licensed in … Continue reading Renting A Girlfriend Isn’t New but Still Great

Crunchyroll Presents Miyavi Live Facebook Concert

The sensational Japanese rock guitarist, singer, songwriter, actor, and more Miyavi blessed the anime community yesterday July 17, 2020. In a year when concerts, conventions, and social gatherings are canceled … Continue reading Crunchyroll Presents Miyavi Live Facebook Concert

Tokusatsu Celebs Encourage Fans During COVID-19

Hello everyone. We at Anime Pad hope that you are doing well wherever you are in this world. COVID-19 or the Coronavirus has reached far and wide across our planet. … Continue reading Tokusatsu Celebs Encourage Fans During COVID-19