Paranoia and conspiracy. The unsettling feeling that you’re just another face in the juggernaut that is modern society and that you’d be powerless if it turned against you. This is the crisis that begins the story of Ganta Igarashi. A normal Japanese student, Ganta’s life is turned upside down when a mysterious crimson hued killer […]
Garden of Words set for UK release by Anime Limited Glasgow, UK September 27, 2013 – Anime Limited are thrilled to announce the acquisition of Garden of Words for the UK, Ireland and the Isle of Man. Garden of Words is the latest film offering from the talented up-and-coming Makoto Shinkai, director of Voices of […]
Writing a lot of reviews for anime titles means I usually come across stuff that isn’t likely to air on mainstream UK TV. This of course can also hold true outside of anime releases but perhaps even worse is when a show has been picked up but is lesser known. The Aquabats! Super Show! is […]
MCM LONDON COMIC CON – EXCEL LONDON – 25-27 OCTOBER Studio WIT (Attack On Titan, Hal) to be Anime Guests of Honour at London Comic Con Dark fantasy Attack On Titan has been the anime sensation of the year, so we’re delighted to announce that the studio behind the smash hit series are to be […]
The Mamoru Hosoda-directed Wolf Children will be receiving a select UK theatrical run on 25th October. Specific venues for the showings are yet to be confirmed. Manga Entertainment will also be releasing the film on DVD and Blu-ray soon after. Read Weatherman’s review of Wolf Children here.
Smith Micro is currently hosting a limited-time sale for the Manga Studio series of comics and illustration creation software. Physical copies of Manga Studio 5 and Manga Studio EX 5 are currently 40% off ($47.99 from $79.99) and 30% off (209.99 from $299.99), respectively. Manga Studio allows artists and to create print quality, ready-to-publish comics and illustrations. […]
Anime Limited have announced they will release both Durarara!! and Nerima Daikon Brothers in the UK, the former to be released on two hybrid DVD/Blu-ray sets and the latter in a single DVD release both due in early 2014.
Usually I’d offer a brief explanation of the plot’s starting point but on this occasion I find myself more than a bit bewildered. As the adaptation of a later saga in a massive sci-fi epic, Horizon does itself few favours by beginning the show with a hurdle in the form of a four episode ‘introduction’ […]
MCM BELFAST COMIC CON – KINGS HALL, BELFAST – 7-8 JUNE MCM Belfast Comic Con To Launch In June 2014 June 2014 will see MCM bring its celebration of sci-fi, games, comics, anime and cosplay to Northern Ireland for the very first time, with the inaugural MCM Belfast Comic Con. The announcement comes hard on […]
MCM SCOTLAND COMIC CON – GLASGOW SECC – 6 SEPTEMBER 2013 Crowds Flock to Scotland’s Biggest Ever Comic Con Last Saturday’s MCM Scotland Comic Con was the largest comic convention the country has ever seen, with almost 20,000 visitors coming through the doors of Glasgow’s SECC. “We knew the show was going to be popular, […]