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"Vampire Knight Volumes 3 & 4 (UK Edition)": Blood Thinner

There’s no denying that the last few years have seen a resurgence in the popularity of vampires. But though once restricted to the horror genre, today they range farther afield, and thanks to such works as the much-criticised Twilight series have even become the focus of interspecies romance stories. There’s no denying that the basic […]

"Gundam 00 Season 2- Part 2": Well Excuse Me, Sexless Man-Woman

As if a strong run of episodes wasn’t enough, the first volume of Gundam 00 season two offered quite an intriguing cliffhanger: an individual with an face identical to Tieria’s. It was a juicy plot hook that the season’s second volume wastes absolutely no time getting into. The stranger introduces himself … herself … itself […]

"Summer Wars (UK Edition)": A Love Machine

I remember seeing the initial publicity for Summer Wars some years ago. It looked kind of interesting, but most of the trailers left me fairly bewildered as to what was going on. So when the chance came to get some answers, I eagerly jumped in. The film is set in what is essentially the not […]

Comic Book Heroes & Writers Lead The Way At MCM Expo London

A gathering of comic book talent both real and fictional will be involved with the next MCM Expo, due to be held 27-29th May in London. DC’s live action Green Lantern movie will serve as the event sponsor whilst the writers of X-Men: First Class and Thor, Ashley Miller and Jack Stentz, will be panel […]

"Blade of the Immortal Volume 3 (UK Edition)": Cutting To The Chase

Blade of the Immortal is set in Japan’s distant past, when the way of the sword ruled. The one-eyed, scarred swordsman Manji carries a troubled past and in turn a curse for it. Made immortal by secret medical techniques, Manji can only be free of his condition upon killing 1000 evil doers to atone for […]

"Naruto Shippuden Volume 4 (UK Release)": Less Stealth Equals More Enjoyment

For those coming in late: Naruto is a hit Japanese comic series that quickly received an animated adaptation and then spread to international success. The series is set in an alternate world where special ninja villages provide the armed forces for their respective nations. In the peaceful Hidden Leaf village, 12-year-old orphan Naruto Uzumaki dreams […]

MCM Group Celebrates Decade Of Londo Expo with 'Paul' Premiere Competition

To mark the 10 year anniversary of their MCM Expo London in 2011, the MCM Group is holding a contest to win a pair of tickets to the premiere of Universal Picture’s new sci-fi comedy Paul. Details of how to enter can be found on the expo’s website. Due to be held May 27th-29th, the […]

"Transformers: Prime": Change We Need

Every so often the Transformers franchise will reach a key turning point: a story idea or character concept which will basically become inseparable with the brand. There’s no denying that in the last few years, these haven’t come any larger than the interpretation established in the big screen live action movies, so it’s not really […]

Gundam Unicorn Now Available On Xbox Live & Zune Marketplace

MOBILE SUIT GUNDAM UC (UNICORN) NOW ON Zune® / Xbox LIVE® Available in 11 countries in North America and Europe Tokyo, Japan – November 17, 2010 – Bandai Channel Co., Ltd., a leading Japanese company delivering Japanese animation on-demand, also known by its brand name ANIMECHANNEL, is pleased to announce that both episodes one and […]

toonzone attends MCM Expo London 2010

Long had I heard the glorious legends from across the globe, tales of historic meetings between masses of fans, encounters with mighty creators and the plundering of loot that made wallets weep. These incredible adventures finally stirred my heart to the point where I thought I should – nay, must! – attend one of these […]

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