Archive for August, 2011

"RideBack" Complete Series: Pick a Lane and Stick With it!

by Lelouchon August 2, 2011
I can’t say I have ever heard of a story about a ballerina who turns into a mecha pilot. I’m always asking for anime to try new things, so right from the start I was pulled into Rideback by its new-to-me concept. Unfortunately, having a good concept does not automatically mean a series will be […]

Otakon2011: Toonzone Interviews Anime Japanese Voice Actor Akira Sasanuma

by Lelouchon August 1, 2011
TOONZONE NEWS: Would you have any interest in returning to a Gundam series in the future? Perhaps in the Gundam Seed movie should it ever be made? AKIRA SASANUMA: If there is opportunity, very well. TOONZONE NEWS: What has been the most difficult role for you to voice, a role that has really pushed you […]

“Captain America: Super Soldier” (Nintendo DS) Review

by Eileen Cruzon August 1, 2011
Captain America: Super Soldier (DS) Publisher: Sega Developer: Griptonite Games Captain America: Super Soldier for the Nintendo DS is an interesting mix of surprise and disappointment. While the game is better than it has any right to be, it drops the ball after the final boss battle.  Features: Single Player Finding Dossiers unlocks additional story […]

Otakon2011: Industry Panel Reports

by Todd DuBoison August 1, 2011
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"The Smurfs: A Magical Smurf Adventure" Could Be a Lot Smurfing Better

by Ed Liuon August 1, 2011
The Smurfs: A Magical Smurf Adventure, which is being released to ride the PR push for the live-action/CGI Smurfs movie, provides a decent cross-section of the iconic 1980s cartoon. Despite its title, there is no single narrative or strong tie between any of the ten episodes provided across the 2 discs in the set, all […]