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Review: "One Piece Strong World" - Rumble in the Jungle

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Yes, I’m reviewing anime again. Yes, I’m reviewing One Piece: Strong World. No, I’m not Jacob. No, I haven’t seen the majority of One Piece episodes. But that shouldn’t matter; a movie should be able to stand on its own and not rely on the viewer’s knowledge of the series on which it was based. […]

"Patema Inverted" Released In UK Cinemas This May

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  Anime Limited will be releasing Yasuhiro Yoshiura’s Patema Inverted in UK cinemas this May. Patema is the princess of a subterranean society of humans who longs to go beyond the winding maze of tunnels. Doing so leads her to encounter a boy named Age, whose entire world is literally 180 degrees from that of […]

Review: "OniAi" Not The Series Of Brotherly Love

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It’s been a few years since you lived with your sister, but now you’re both under the same roof. Three additional girls have joined you as you repair this dorm, and you all are part of the local school’s Student Council. With all the girls chasing after you (including your sister), how can you hope […]

Review: "Level E" Complete Series: Aliens...Everywhere...

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Earth has problems. Sure, there’s global warming, sectarian violence, discord, strife and general meanness everywhere, but there’s also aliens. Yep, aliens are real alright….real jerks. Specifically Prince Baka, aptly named not so much because he’s actually dumb but because his preferred use for his massive intelligence is pranks and general loutishness. Yes, he is actually […]

Review: "Jormungand" is Loco...in a Good Way

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Jormungand is an interesting anime based off a manga by Keitaro Takahashi, both of which expect you to root for bad guys against other bad guys. It is a show that expects you to have full tolerance of people getting their heads blown off. It expects you to put any qualms aside about the violence […]

PR: VIZ Media Adds "Tiger & Bunny The Movie: The Rising" San Francisco Theatrical Screening

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VIZ MEDIA ADDS TIGER & BUNNY THE MOVIE: THE RISING SAN FRANCISCO NEW PEOPLE CINEMA THEATRICAL SCREENING  22 Major U.S. Cities To Screen The All-New Anime Action Film From The Smash Hit Japanese Superhero Franchise VIZ Media has announced a special theatrical screening of the new anime feature film TIGER & BUNNY THE MOVIE: THE […]

Review: Does "Bakemonogatari" Deserve Your Time (and Money) Investment?

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Possessed by a sexually-charged cat demon. Painfully wrapped by an invisible snake. Slowly turning into a rampaging gorilla. These are just a few of the supernatural elements that Araragi must face off against to keep sanity in the city and his school. Why him? Beyond all these afflictions happening to people he interacts with, he’s […]

Katsuhiro Otomo's "Short Peace" Anthology to Run in US Starting March 3, 2014

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PR: "The Wind Rises" Wins Truly Moving Picture Award

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THE WIND RISES COMPLETES MIYAZAKI LEGACY, WINS TRULY MOVING PICTURE AWARD Hayao Miyazaki’s final animated feature film honored by Heartland Truly Moving Pictures (INDIANAPOLIS) – Studio Ghibli’s “The Wind Rises” has been recognized with the Truly Moving Picture Award by nonprofit arts organization Heartland Truly Moving Pictures. “’The Wind Rises’ is another extraordinary film from […]

Live-Action "Akira" Director Says Source Material and Japanese Culture Don't Have "Strong Characters"

Jaume Collet-Serra and ComingSoon.net Completely Miss the Point of Akira Anime

ComingSoon.net has interviewed Jaume Collet-Serra, director of the upcoming Liam Neeson action vehicle Non-Stop, about his work on the live-action adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo’s Akira. He says that he is continuing to work on the adaptation (which Warner Bros. shelved due to budget concerns), but that the material is proving difficult to adapt. He invites […]

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