Anime Boston 2013: Saturday Morning’s Alright for Sleeping

by Weathermanon May 26, 2013
Ohh, it’s already Saturday?  My how time flies when you’re…umm…sick.  And having fun.  Mustn’t forget the fun.  Chief among the just plain silly/fun things yesterday was Anime Boston’s annual running of The Chibi Project, which surprisingly has nothing at all to do with shrinking people and then making them run all over the place on […]

“Best. Episode. Ever!” Toonzone Talks “The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes”

by Todd DuBoison May 25, 2013
As any superhero fan knows, the Avengers are for Marvel what the Justice League is for DC: an all-star team of the world’s finest heroes meant to combat the worst possible threats. So it’s only natural that The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes would spend an eminently enjoyable fifty-two episodes adapting more of the Marvel universe […]


Anime Boston 2013: Friday is Here!

by Weathermanon May 24, 2013
So, what’s the first thing you see at Anime Boston 2013?  Bag checks.  I suppose it was only a matter of time, but it’s still sad to see all the same. All things considered it’s not really that big a deal, but it is annoying as this makes getting into the convention take a lot […]

Transformers Prime – “Project Predacon” – Episode 57 Recap

by Neo Yion May 20, 2013
It’s a mad race between the Autobots and Decepticons when they discover a fossilized Predacon skull. With the chaos and sense of hopelessness of the last four episodes over, the Autobots have a chance to breathe and focus on their new mission: locate the fossilized Predacons before the Decepticons do. Fortunately for them they’re all […]


Arrow – The Sacrifice – Season 1, Episode 23

by Alex Beanon May 16, 2013
Synopsis: Diggle, The Dark Archer sets off his earthquake device to destroy The Glades but – oh no! – he actually has two devices! One for The Glades and one for Starling City! Gasp! Details: For the season finale, we pick up where we left off last week as the Dark Archer [aka Malcolm Merlyn […]

Adventure Time – “Shh!” Recap

by chdron May 16, 2013
In this week’s Adventure Time, Finn and Jake decide to spend their day by playing a game: neither of them are allowed to speak, and they can only use pre-written cards to communicate. Both Finn and Jake’s refusal to lose the game scares BMO in the process, causing him to hide himself in the wall. […]


Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet – “Castaway” Episode 1 Recap

by Todd DuBoison May 13, 2013
Technically, Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet counts as one of three giant robot anime running in Japan this spring (along with Majestic Prince and Sunrise’s Valvrave the Liberator), and on paper at least it’s the most prestigious of the lot given who’s involved. Here we have animation by the accomplished Production I.G., Kazuya Murata (Fullmetal […]

Archer – Sea Tunt, Part Two – Season 4, Episode 13

by Alex Beanon May 11, 2013
Synopsis: In the season finale, Archer, Cyril, Lana and Ray pose as a news crew to infiltrate SEA LAB and try to disarm crazy Captain Murphy [Jon Hamm] and his nerve gas missiles only to discover it’s a hoax from him, a tax insurance scam for Cheryl’s brother Cecil and Lana’s pregnant. Details: When we […]


Arrow – Darkness On The Edge Of Town – Season 1, Episode 22

by Alex Beanon May 9, 2013
Synopsis: Diggle, Felicity and Oliver – Team/Arrow – infiltrate the Merlyn Global Corporation to hack into its mainframe but Malcolm Merlyn – aka Dark archer – discovers their intrusion and… the secret identity of Arrow in a second scuffle with Arrow/Oliver. Details: The episode opens with ark Archer – aka, Eddie Haskell, Sr., aka Malcolm […]
Adventure Time Baxter the Horse

Adventure Time – “James Baxter the Horse” Recap

by chdron May 8, 2013
Finn and Jake come across James Baxter the Horse, a talking, dancing horse that manages to elicit laughter out of anyone, no matter how glum. Envious of James Baxter, Finn and Jake become determined to become his equal. Unfortunately, their first attempts to copy James Baxter’s routine only end up frightening and irritating people.  After […]