Author Archives: Patrick Moore

Cosplayers of Colorado Anime Fest 2018

Another Colorado Anime Fest has come and passed, and with all conventions there was a lot of cosplay in attendance. Below are some of the people we managed to grab shots of while there. If any of these are pictures of you, please feel...


Helvetica Standard Bold and Helvetica Standard Italic Review

There is something to be said about Keiichi Arawi’s sense of humor and style when you know you are in for a good time purely based upon knowing about his prior work. Knowing that, and the fact that all of Helvetica Standard Bold and Helvetica Standard...


New FLCL Trailer and Dates Released

On Toonami’s social media sites and main site, came the release of a new trailer for the upcoming season of FLCL (season two is called FLCL: Progressive). Not only were we given a new trailer (that can be seen below), we also have been given a...


Cosplayers of Katsucon 2018 Album 2

As promised, here is our final Katsucon 2018 album. If you are a cosplayer in one of these pictures and want a high quality version send us an email or shoot us a message across our various social media sites.


Cosplayers of Katsucon 2018 Album 1

At this point I’m sure you have surmised that we attend a lot of cons and take a lot of photos. This time around we attended Katsucon 2018 in National Harbor in Maryland (in the DC area). So we decided that this con was...


Devilman Crybaby is One Hell of a Journey

Devilman Crybaby is a hell of a show. With insane visuals, a myriad of ultra-violence, and more sex than the entire Game of Thrones series, Devilman Crybaby is unlike anything else currently on Netflix. Would we recommend it? That depends on the kind of person you are. If you...


Dissolving Classroom Review

Junji Ito is the equivalent to a Japanese graphic novel version of Stephen King, in the sense that they both are masters of horror and each have their own unique way of disturbing their audiences. Stephen relies on the image that he has created...


Dreamhack Denver 2017 Cosplay

Dreamhack Denver 2017 was the first year Denver has had it’s own large scale gaming focused convention. So it is not surprise that the bulk of the cosplay that was in attendance was based around video games. As far as cosplay is concerned regarding...


NDK Cosplay Roundup Album 1

Every year we attend Nan Desu Kan in Denver, CO. Now that BentoByte has managed to expand significantly in the past year we have upped our repertoire of content that we have post con. But there is one thing that will never change, we...


She and Her Cat Review

Before we begin, She and Her Cat was originally was an anime short directed by the famed Makoto Shinkai (director of Your Name, 5 Centimeters Per Second, and The Place Promised in Our Early Days). This might make you think that there will be some sad and bittersweet...


Kakegurui Anime Trailer Released

For those who furiously watch the anime lists every season will have noticed a missing title across the streaming sites, Kakegurui. This is because streaming giant Netflix acquired the right for the Kakegurui anime. Although this dark and psychological Shounen show is currently airing in Japan, it...


Daisuki Announces It’s Shutting Down

International streaming service Daisuki announced today that it will be closing its doors and ending the service on October 31st, 2017. Following the announcement came a closure schedule that can be found below: July 1, 2017 – 12:00 a.m.  –  New registration for DAISUKI’s...


Persona 5 Anime Announced

Through the Attic Meeting of Cafe Leblanc event that Atlus held last weekend in honor of Persona 5, came the announcement that the hit game will be adapted into an anime. The anime will be called Persona 5 the Animation – the Day Breakers – and...


New Konosuba Has Been Announced

Today (for those who weren’t aware) was the release of the second OVA for Konosuba. To mark the occasion, a new anime project for the series was announced alongside it. The announcement came from a radio show which hosted the voice actors for both Kazuma...


Anime Expo 2017 Thoughts and Impressions

Over the years of BentoByte’s existence we have attended quite a few cons. But nothing ever quite compares to that of attending Los Angeles’ own Anime Expo. Every year, thousands of like-minded cosplayers, anime aficionados, and industry folks descend on downtown LA. To be...