NEWS – WasabiCon Returns to Jacksonville, FL for Fifth Year

JACKSONVILLE, FL: WasabiCon, Jacksonville, Florida’s locally known anime, pop culture, fantasy, sci-fi, and gaming convention, will take place this month at the Lexington Hotel & Conference Center Jacksonville Riverwalk, located at 1515 Prudential Drive, Jacksonville, Florida 32207.  The two-day celebration will take place October 22-23, 2016 and starts at 11:00 AM each morning, with registration…

Jade Woodruff’s “Life on Anime” – issue #20: ‘Excel Saga’

This week, I’m going old school with Excel Saga, the wacky, over-the-top-never-knows-when-to-quit action-adventure-parody series from J.C. Staff! Nothing is too sacred or safe from Excel Saga.  The 26-episode comedy series parodies everything from popular anime titles of the 80’s and 90’s to Jaws.  That’s right, Jaws.  If you’re familiar with anime and pop culture from…