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Shelby Mcweeb

Shelby Mcweeb is the world's most acclaimed (only) nationwide Anime Convention Culture Journalist. Shelby has been working in the Film, Television and Journalism industry for over a decade. Shelby has traveled across the country, both as an award winning cosplayer and as a historian to document every aspect of Nerd and Anime culture possible. She is a Co-Host of Anime Weekly, which airs every Wednesday at 9pm. Rumor has it that if you stand directly in the center of any anime convention and whisper mean things about my favorite anime characters, I will materialize instantly to defend their honor.

Anime-Weekly Exclusive: TeddyLoid Interview (Two New Albums Out Now!)

In 2015, cosplayers at conventions across the country donned purple gloves, stockings, and bright pink frocks. Anime fans far and wide quickly learned the location of the blue haired mascot, known as the famous girl from the Me!Me!Me! video. Me!Me!Me! was composed by TeddyLoid with vocals provided by Daoko that was debuted by Studio Khara […]

Anime Weekly Exclusive Interview: Mark Mowbray of KLab Games

  If you’ve ever been waiting in a line at an Anime Convention, sat at a bus stop, or have downloaded one of their games as your own you’ve probably already seen one of KLabGames’s amazing games in person. For those who haven’t, KLabGames is a gaming software company that brings us titles like Love Live! […]

Nerdbot Exclusive Interview: Comic Artist Amy Mebberson

At Wondercon, fans wait for hours to meet the artistic geniuses behind their favorite comics. I was lucky enough to meet one in particular, whose work has been shared by people on my facebook ages 8-67. The woman in charge of the Pocket Princesses series. Pocket Princesses is a comedic series about a hypothetical situation […]

The English Version of BanG Dream! Girls Band Party! has Reached One Million Downloads

Bushiroad does it again! After the wild success of Love Live! School Idol Festival, a mobile game still wildly celebrated at all US conventions to this day, BanG Dream! Girls Band Party! has successfully gotten over one million downloads on the App Store and Google Play. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bkl21sog7qv/?hl=en&taken-by=bangdreamgbp_en   The English version of the title was released in April 2018 […]

Nerdbot Exclusive Interview: Danny Choo at Anime NYC!

If I could chose one celebrity from the Anime Convention circuit to be considered for the title of “Renaissance Man,” Danny Choo would probably be one of the biggest contender. Danny’s bio on his website reads as, “Born in the UK to Chinese Malaysian parents and currently residing in Tokyo since 1999, Danny Choo is […]

Kōhei Horikoshi Making First US Appearance At Comic Con International

Viz Media made an announcement publically on their social media that the famous My Hero Academia mangaka Kōhei Horikoshi will be traveling to the US for his first appearance appearance at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2018. Viz Media has also posted this video featuring the creator: https://www.instagram.com/p/BjXoWOvF-eg/?hl=en&taken-by=vizmedia If you’re a fan of My Hero Academia,  there will be a panel you can attend. Voice actors Christopher […]

Fanime 2018 Will Have a Gaia Online Panel!

Have you been an anime fan on the internet for more than ten years? Well, chances are you’ve dabbled in Gaia Online. Have you been an anime fan on the internet for more than five minutes? Well, chances are you’ve heard of Fanime. However, attendees for Fanime 2018 in San Jose will get to experience both […]

Anime Expo Announces Anisong World Matsuri Concert Events

 Anime Expo is the largest anime and Japanese pop culture event in North America. The larger it grows, the more world famous talent they can book straight from Japan. 2018 promised to be no exception, with Anime Expo’s social media pages posting teasers the entire week leading up to their announcement. Every year they host […]