Theodore Mak

Theodore Mak

Theodore is a founding member and resident slave driver of The-O Network Online.

Lia Interview @ Anime Expo 2016 stars

With a massive list of special guests and industry guests at this year's Anime Expo, one of the hidden guests that had everyone on their feet during Opening Ceremonies was anisong singer, Lia. She is best known for her musical works with visual novel studio Key, with her songs appearing in iconic series including Air, Clannad, Angel Beats!, and more recently Charlotte. Adding her list of works, her voice was also used for the VOCALOID character and software IA. Sit back, grab a cup of coffee, and join us as we catch up with Lia on how her recent personal life has influenced her work.

Wake Up to Emilia and Rem from Re:Zero stars

Why wake up to a boring alarm clock when you can now wakeup to the voices of (your possible ‘waifu’) Emilia and Rem from the hit series, Re:Zero! The app features over 90 recordings allowing users to customize their morning wakeup greeting. Unfortunately unlike the Asuna app, the images are static but features over 30 character images. 

Currently the app is only available in Japan for Android and iOS for 720 yen.
http://re-zero-app.jp/

Silent Siren Interview @ J-POP Summit 2016 stars

Making their American debut ahead of their tour in the USA, Silent Siren is a Japanese teen girl rock group formed in 2010. The girls' music have topped the Oricon weekly charts as well as performed at the prestigious Budokan arena. In this highly entertaining interview, see what the girls really know about each other ranging from their favorite ice cream flavors to their favorite pajama colors leading to some hilarious reactions! 

Shoji Kawamori Interview @ Anime Expo 2016 stars

Shoji Kawamori is known for designing Takara’s original, first-generation Transformers toys, creating and directing the bulk of Super Dimensional Fortress MACROSS, and much more. During Anime Expo, we were lucky enough to sit down with the legendary creator himself and chat a little about his thoughts on the current trends on the industry as well his current and future works including Project Next.

Spiral Cats Anime Expo 2016 Schedule stars

Hit sensation Spiral Cats has released their tentative schedule along with some additional details during their appearance at Anime Expo 2016. Limited merchandise and autographs will be available at the Cosplay Photographers booth #4426.

Spiral Cats Returns to Los Angeles Anime Expo 2016 stars

Returning to Anime Expo 2016 is the stunningly beautiful professional cosplay duo of Doremi and Tasha from the South Korean cosplay group Spiral Cats. Famous for their amazingly accurate depictions of video game and anime characters including League of Legends, Starcraft, Blade & Soul and most recently Blizzard's Overwatch. They have gained international stardom through appearances and partnerships at countless international events, advertisements and broadcasting/reporting on multiple gaming events.

Square-Enix E3 2016 Booth Tour stars

This year E3 went all out with their budget with the imminent release of Final Fantasy XV. Check out our walk around their MASSIVE booth! 

Official Final Fantasy XV Clothing by Roen Preorder Open stars

While everyone else was talking about the new Final Fantasy XV trailers, movie, and anime, I was more interested what was revealed during the preshow event last night during Final Fantasy XV Uncovered in Los Angeles. After a little digging, you can now preorder clothing worn by Noctis and Prompto online. Roen was revealed originally in 2008 to be designing the outfits for the game so these are not simply cosplay outfits but functional everyday clothing.

Yoshitsugu Matsuoka & Shinichiro Kashiwada Interview @ Sakura-Con 2015 stars

While in Seattle for Sakura-Con 2015, we sat down behind closed doors in a round table interview with voice actor Yoshitsugu Matsuoka who is best know for his work as Kirito  in Sword Art Online, Sora in No Game No Life, and Yukihira Souma in Shokugeki no Souma; and Producer Shinichiro Kashiwada who has worked on Oreimo, Sword Art Online, and Fate/Zero.

Who Would Yuu Asakawa Save in a Zombie Outbreak? stars

Veteran voice actress Yuu Asakawa is a huge fan of zombies and absolutely loves Resident Evil and The Walking DeadDuring our interview with her at Anime on Display, we couldn't help but ask one of the toughest questions she has received yet:

If she could only save one person during a zombie apocalypse, who would it be? Leon Kennedy or Daryl Dixon?

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