Japan is running dangerously low on plastic resources and the blame is being pointed at the country’s well known hobby industry. Companies such as Bandai, Takaratomy and SEGA are being blamed for the crisis which has left the country with no available plastic for more common household items such as cups and chairs. Environmental officers […]
Aardman Animation has announced a new entry in their popular Wallace & Gromit franchise, ‘N’ Da Hood’. The film is the first co-production between Aardman and new American business partner Iris Slate. In a controversial move, the new film will push the duo further than ever before. After one of Wallace’s inventions is stolen by […]
Sunrise Inc have begun to stream numerous series from the popular Mobile Suit Gundam online. The streams, provided for free in partnership with YouTube, Crunchyroll and Anime News Network, enable viewers in English speaking countries including America and England to watch a selection of complete series for a limited time, with either English dub or […]
After many unfortunate delays, Bandai Entertainment have released the third volume of Gundam 00‘s first season. Can it measure up to the first two parts? Or is it just so many dancing Ewoks? Events in Mobile Suit Gundam 00 pick up sharply from where we left off last time. The newly arrived Team Trinity spread […]
When last we left our story, the Human Reform League had launched a risky attack against Celestial Being’s carrier spaceship. I won’t spoil the outcome, but this first episode shows clearly that the staff have no interest in offering bland super Gundams, as the Meisters are put on the ropes in a series of tense […]
Sunrise have clarified that the SD Gundam Sangokuden animated project announced earlier this year will take the form of a theatrical movie. Due for release in Japan February 27th 2010, the film will use cell shading animation similar to the earlier SD Gundam Force. The story itself is based on the Chinese literature Romance of […]
A Christmas special is one of those time honoured television traditions. A special episode in which we see the characters engage in festive cheer. But admitedly, these all tend to run the same set of cliches. So what happens when the talents behind Disney’s popular Phineas and Ferb make one? As the title implies, Phineas […]
The previously mentioned Bandai Channel survey run by Beez Entertainment is now available online. Japanese animation fans located in the United Kingdom, France and Germany can fill out the survey located here. The survey will close one month after the 20th October and completion makes you eligible for the related prize draw.