Category Archives: Anime

Anime PR: SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show 2015 Smashes Its Way To World-Class Status

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SMASH!, the Sydney Manga and Anime Show, is getting closer by the day and the event looks like to be a cracker once again. Attack On Gaming will be covering the two day J-pop extravaganza on August 8 and 9 at Rosehill Gardens. For now, check out the latest details on the event, as well as some photos of last year’s event below. For those who are new to SMASH!, it might be a good idea to check out our coverage of Day 1 and Day 2 of last year.   SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show 2015 smashes its way to world-class status Sydney, NSW, July 20, 2015 – Let the countdown begin! Now in its ninth year, SMASH! SYDNEY … Continue reading

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Anime PR: Japanese Band ‘Loverin Tamburin’ returns to SMASH! 2015

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Loverin Tamburin is returning to SMASH! this year as musical guests to the convention. This is going to be an epic year at SMASH! for musical guests with their being a tonne of musical acts, now joined by Loverin Tamburin. Check out the details below. — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2015 JAPANESE BAND ‘LOVERIN TAMBURIN’ RETURNS TO SMASH! 2015 Sydney, NSW, July 7, 2015 — Sydney’s #1 Japanese pop-culture convention, SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show, is best-known for delivering some of Japan’s finest musicians to the Australian pop-culture scene. Back by popular demand, LOVERIN TAMBURIN will be returning as musical guests for this year’s SMASH! event on August 8 and 9. Originally formed as ‘a • a’ back … Continue reading

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Anime PR: ‘I LOVE ANISONG X SMASH!’ Announced

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SMASH!, the Sydney Manga and Anime Show, is breaking new ground with ‘I LOVE ANISONG X SMASH!’, the first anime music concert in Australia. Now that would be one heck of a concert. Check out all the details, as well as the announcement video below: — Australia’s first ever anime music concert I ❤ ANISONG X SMASH! to hit SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show 2015 Sydney, NSW, June 26, 2015 — Get ready for the ultimate Japanese pop-culture experience as SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show is set to host Australia’s FIRST ever anime music concert ‘I ❤ ANISONG X SMASH!’ this August. For one night only, fans of anime and Japanese pop-culture can look forward to a vivid music … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions Tour Announces Show Dates in Australia

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You want to hear some symphonic pokemans musics? Check out these tour dates for Australia below. — Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions Tour Announces Show Dates in Australia ​   The Pokémon Company International and Princeton Entertainment announced today new shows in Australia as part of the official Pokémon live orchestral concert, Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions.   After sold out performances across the USA, Australian fans will have the opportunity to see and hear Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions in November with local Australian orchestras in Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth; alongside three shows in Sydney.  Tickets are on sale now through Bass, Ticketek, Ticketmaster, and Sydney Symphony’s website.   Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions is the must-see video game concert of the year, giving fans and newcomers … Continue reading

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Anime PR: Madman Announcements – Supanova Sydney 2015

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As we weren’t at Supanova on the day these were announced, we missed these announcements at the time. However, Madman have sent them through, so check out the details below. — MADMAN’S SUPANOVA SYDNEY PANEL ANNOUNCEMENTS – 2015.   Madman is proud to announce the acquisition of a slate of great new titles. Release dates and formats will be announced in the near future. Check Madman.com.au for further information, subscribe to our newsletter, or follow us on social media.   Dramatical Murder: This story revolves around a young man named Aoba who lives a quiet life working in a junk shop. When an online cyber game called “Rhyme” becomes popular on the island where he lives, he pays no interest. … Continue reading

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Anime/Gaming PR: Sydney’s #1 anime pop-culture convention to host Creative Intelligence Arts’ CEO Hiroaki Yura

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It looks like SMASH!, the Sydney Manga and Anime Show! will be host to the CEO of Creative Intelligence Arts. Creative Intelligence Arts is a producer of Japanese video games, and will be releasing their first game, Project Phoenix, in the future. You may also know Hiroaki Yura from his work with the Eminence Symphony Orchestra. See the attached announcement below for more details. — SMASH! 2015 to host Creative Intelligence Arts’ CEO Hiroaki Yura Sydney, NSW, May 24, 2015 — Sydney’s #1 Japanese pop-culture convention, SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show, continues to surprise fans by expanding its spectacular guest line-up for SMASH! 2015. As part of this year’s expansion of the gaming sector, SMASH! is proud to announce … Continue reading

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Gaming PR: STEINS;GATE European release date and Limited Edition confirmed

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HNNNNGGGGGGGG YOU LUCKY EUROPEANS! Check out the release below for more details. — STEINS;GATE European release date and Limited Edition confirmed PQube, Bristol (May 13 2015) PQube are pleased to announce that MAGES., 5pb. and Science Adventure Team’s critically acclaimed STEINS;GATE will be coming to PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita systems on Friday the 5th of June  in Europe – as both a physical and digital release.   GAME (UK) will also be exclusively stocking the Limited Edition which includes; Limited Edition STEINS;GATE on PlayStation 3 or PlayStation Vita containing; Gorgeous, premium quality 126 page artbook featuring CG and Key Artwork. The Limited Edition version of Steins;Gate is available exclusively from GAME here; http://bit.ly/1E5rcO8 STEINS;GATE is the much anticipated, critically acclaimed Visual … Continue reading

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