The anime behemoth is back - in more ways than one This past weekend at Anime Expo 2019, legendary manga creator Katsuhiro Otomo announced a new anime project, namely an adaption of his Akira manga. Sunrise, one of Japan's biggest animation studios, creators of classics such as Cowboy Bebop, Mobile Suit Gundam and even non-Japanese productions Inspector Gadget (i… Continue reading Akira is Making a Comeback, Let’s Fall in Love With it All Over Again
"But Evangelion is far more than just a typical "Mecha" series. If anything, it is a total deconstruction of the genre"
Its Over 9000, etc etc TITLE: Dragon Ball Super: BrolyPUBLISHER: Manga EntertainmentGENRE: Shonen, Action, FantasySTUDIO: Toei AnimationFORMAT: Blu-Ray and DVD (Blu-Ray version reviewed)LANGUAGES: Japanese audio with English subtitles and English dub audioAGE RATING: PGRUNNING TIME: 97 minutesThis post includes the previously published cinematic review from February 2019. Movie Review:- There has never been a better… Continue reading Dragon Ball Super: Broly Blu-Ray Review – The Franchise Beast Comes to Your Living Room
Its Over 9000, etc etc There has never been a better time to be a Dragon Ball fan. Following Dragon Ball’s resurrection after almost 20 years with Dragon Ball Super, there has been a resurgence for Akira Toriyama's franchise like never before. And while that series has now ended, there is no sign of a let… Continue reading Dragon Ball Super: Broly Review – The Ever-Soaring Franchise Hits Further Heights
Two young women, guns, fast cars and America. The ultimate movie wet dream? If that was the intention for this universally western-themed anime series, then Gunsmith Cats is just the ticket.
The first in a new series, charting the Anime genre in video game form. First up: Masemune Shirow's Ghost in the Shell.
Director: Naoko Yamada; Distributor: Anime Limited. 12 cert, 130 mins. Naoko Yamada’s adaption of Yoshitoki Ōima’s manga Koe No Katachi, titled A Silent Voice, is a coming-of-age drama. A story of atonement and friendship, and much more. 6th grade student Ishida Shouya is the class prankster. That is until his increasingly-serious bullying behavior results in a… Continue reading Review – A Silent Voice