Category: Anime

Aldnoah.Zero – Mecha Anime done (mostly) right

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Twelve episodes of this seasons breakout anime hit Aldnoah.Zero has come and gone. In my first impressions post about Aldnoah.Zero I noted that it had the foundations of what could develop into a good story and had some interesting characters. I happy to say that the anime...

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Speed Drawing Gatchaman with Masami Suda

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Long time veteran of the anime/manga industry in Japan Masami Suda was the special guest and a big attraction at Anime Nation 2014. He signed autographs, participated in lengthy question and answer session, critiqued the artwork of local artists. He also drew a character from...

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Anime Nation 2014

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Anime Nation continues to grow from strength to strength. Now in its fifth year the annual anime and Japanese cultural expo did not disappoint for 2014. The new venue at the New Kingston Business centre is the perfect location for the event. It is quite...

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Aldnoah Zero – First Impressions

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Aldnoah Zero is the second anime I took a look at from the spring 2014 season premieres after Tokyo Ghoul. There are a number of mecha anime premiering this spring but Aldnoah Zero seemed the most interesting and after watching the first three episodes I...

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Tokyo Ghoul – First Impressions

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Tokyo Ghoul is a new anime which began airing a few weeks ago. It is based off a manga series by Sui Ishida. This was the first anime from the Summer 2014 lineup I decided to take a look at as I liked the art style...

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Samurai Flamenco – I tried really hard to like it

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When I wrote my first impressions post for Samurai Flamenco a few months ago I described it as a “quirky superhero-themed comedy drama that although seemed off-putting at first actually became more interesting as I watched the first few episodes.” Now after watching all 22...

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Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods – English Trailer

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Brace yourselves, nostalgia is coming! After a very successful release first in Japan and various territories around the world such as South and Central America Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods is finally headed to North America. Only a limited amount of theaters in select North American...

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Anime Nation 2014 set for August 16th

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The fifth staging of Animation is set for August 16th 2014! Jamaica’s premiere cosplay, anime and gaming event returns, this time at the New Kingston Conference Centre. The event will feature live performances, Japanese cultural exhibits, gaming booths, prizes, giveaways and of course cosplay. Poster...

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Berserk Golden Age Arc I The Egg of the King

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I have been on an action anime high lately drinking down episode after episode and movie after movie featuring giant swords, epic fight scenes and all the decapitated heads and blood baths that come with the genre. One such movie which I enjoyed is the first...

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