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Review: One Piece: Pirate Warriors

I've never really paid attention to Dynasty Warriors, as Chinese history usually isn't something that grabs my attention. Besides, I didn't think that I was missing much more than a whole lot of button mashing. Then Namco Bandai and Te...

 
 
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First Impressions: Aoi Sekai no Chuushin de

In the continent of Consume, Nintend-- I mean, Ninterudo Empire is in control of about 90% of the land, and SEG-- er, Segua Kingdom, is the last threat to their total domination. While Segua was getting all their biggest, baddest fighters t...

 
 
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Fairy Tail animation licensing and merchandise updates

During Otakon this past weekend, FUNimation announced a whole bunch of license-related things, but of course for me the highlight was that 24 additional episodes of Fairy Tail are coming state-side along with the upcoming movie. It's pretty...

 
 
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Official Blue Exorcist page updates with movie teaser

Just a week ago, we got a premier date for the upcoming winter movie for Blue Exorcist. Last night, we were alerted by Crunchyroll that the official BlueEx page has been updated with a brand new teaser. You don't get to see much, but CR doe...

 
 
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Blue Exorcist movie premier date announced

For those of you who might be in Japan around/after Christmas time, you can catch the premier of the upcoming Blue Exorcist movie on December 28. I briefly mentioned the film in my review of the BlueEx DVD release, so I'm glad to have some ...

 
 
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First teaser for Hunter x Hunter: Phantom Rouge

The first teaser is out for Hunter x Hunter: Phantom Rouge, and as you'd expect, it is certainly a tease. There's not much shown in the scant fifteen seconds, but it does seem pretty serious, with all that dramatic music and intense starin...

 
 
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Japanator Recommends: Blue Exorcist

It seems like only yesterday (actually, it was like nine months ago) that Blue Exorcist aired in Japan and Hiroko published this article with her full thoughts on the show. Now, its license has been realized in a full DVD release and I've g...

 
 
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New Kenshin manga is a retelling of the original story

If you were hoping for an entirely new Rurouni Kenshin tale when we first heard about a new manga coming, this might disappoint you. (Then again, why do you want more when the 28-volume original manga wrapped up quite nicely?) Rurouni Kensh...

 
 
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Eiichiro Oda designing villain for One Piece Film Z

It's pretty cool when One Piece creator Eiichiro Oda gets involved with the films. He produced and wrote the story for the tenth movie One Piece Strong World, and he's confirmed to be executive producing the twelfth movie One Piece Film Z, ...

 
 
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Upcoming Fairy Tail film gets a trailer with storyline

August 18 marks the opening day for upcoming Fairy Tail film titled Hōō no Miko (translates to Maiden of the Phoenix). It's got a completely fresh plot and introduces a character called Eclair, who has an important task to deliver...

 
 
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Air Gear manga ends in five chapters

It's been running in Weekly Shonen Magazine since 2002, but it looks like Air Gear is finally ending. An announcement in this year's 19th volume of the magazine says that Oh! Great's manga will be ending in only five more chapters. That's a...

 
 
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Akira creator planning a new shonen manga

It's been a while since Katsuhiro Otomo drew a manga. He's best known for his eight-year work Akira, along with the anime film adaptation he also directed, but he hasn't worked on a new manga since 2006's Park. Japanese magazine Geijutsu Sh...

 
 




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Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms"A beautiful tale about immortality"

 

Batman Ninja Blu-Ray Set"Travel to the Feudal Era"

 

Ponyo 10th Anniversary"Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea"

 

Sound Of The Sky Blu-Ray Set"Moe Girls in the Military"

 

Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie: Pyramid of Light Remastered"The King of Games is Back in Theaters!"

 

Yuri!!! on Ice Blu-Ray Set"We Call Everything on the Ice 'Love'"

 

Akiba's Trip: The Animation"More disappointing than I expected it to be"

 

Keijo!!!!!!!! Limited Edition Blu-Ray Set"IN MY DREAM, LET'S FIGHTING!"

 

Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha Reflection "Epic fights but lackluster story"

 

Mazinger Z: INFINITY"A Hero's Comeback"

 

Mob Psycho 100 Limited Edition Blu-Ray Set"Mob? Mob? What do you want? "

 

The Morose Mononokean Blu-ray Set"A Charming Story of Yo-kai"

 

Digimon Adventure tri: Loss"The worst out of the five movies out so far"

 

Napping Princess: The Story of the Unknown Me"Do Not Sleep On Napping Princess"

 

Mary and The Witch's Flower"A Charming Story about Witches"

 

Your Name Blu-Ray Set"Can I ask you your name?"

 

Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You!"PIkachu, I Choose you!"

 

Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Ransengan Collection Blu-Ray Set"Four Action Packed Movies In One Package!"

 

Ramna 1/2 OVAs & Movies Blu-Ray Set"A Trip Down Memory Lane"

 
 
 
 
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