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"Superjail!" Season 2: Early Release For Good Behavior

by Chad Boninon June 7, 2012
Superjail is back open for business. With a second season of criminals to handle, Superjail has been outfitted with the latest in tech. A new version of Jailbot with touchscreen capabilities? Got it. New neighbors reminiscent of an evil terrorist organization bent on ruling the world? Check. A Frankensteinian Jared, a beautiful alien Amazoness, the […]

"Okami-San and her Seven Companions": No Fairies in This Tale

by Chad Boninon May 31, 2012
You need help doing something? The Otogi High School Bank is there to help. They’ll do a favor for you, and you’ll just owe them one. Oh, don’t be afraid of the wolf-like girl Ryoko Okami, she’s just a bit rough around the edges, but she’s got a good heart. The little red girl in […]

"Hikounin Sentai Akibaranger": The Powerless Rangers Face Off Against Moe

by Chad Boninon May 21, 2012
After the Gokaigers defended Earth with the powers of all the 34 previous Super Sentai, peace was found at last. Well, until it was time for Busters the following week, when the 36th Super Sentai, Tokumei Sentai GoBusters premiered. For nearly four decades, the heroes of Super Sentai have defended Earth and beyond from evil […]

"Yamada’s First Time": Coitus Aeternus

by Chad Boninon April 3, 2012
Yamada has made it to high school with one goal in mind: to have sex with one hundred people. Sure, it sounds like the plot of any number of American Pie spin-offs (or National Lampoon spin-offs, or Porky’s spin-offs, or… you get the idea). The twist? Yamada’s the female lead, and she willingly wants to […]

"Heaven’s Lost Property": Don’t Take In Strays

by Chad Boninon March 22, 2012
One night, an angel crashed from the heavens and bonded with a perverted teenage boy; and thanks to her magical wish-granting technology, this angel will shake the lives of high schoolers who just want to be left alone. If Jeannie were secretly a world-destroying monster, nobody would exactly dream of her. Nor would Larry Hagman […]

"Transformers Prime: S1 LE": A Girl’s Best Kept Secrets

by Chad Boninon March 15, 2012
Following the five-part “Darkness Rising” miniseries, the Autobots and the Decepticons continue their battle over the precious remains of Energon on Earth. With Jack, Miko, and Raf as their human companions, the Autobots defend the planet from Starscream and his Decepticons. Megatron’s return to power might be a major threat, but could the embodiment of […]

"Beavis And Butthead" Vol. 4: The Boys Are Back In Town

by Chad Boninon February 22, 2012
Over a decade has passed since two of society’s greatest critics worked together. No, it’s not Ebert and Roeper…. huh-huh-huh, I said “rope her”. Beavis and Butthead have returned to an MTV much different than the one they left. Largely gone are the music videos, replaced by the teen culture reality shows. Still, the dumbasstic […]

"Dragonball Z: Dragon Box 7": A Fit Finale

by Chad Boninon February 1, 2012
The evil Majin Buu is the epitome of terror. With most of the Z Warriors turned to candy and the rest of humanity killed on attack, the scant few remaining heroes must scrounge together enough of a fight to justify one last stand. Will the final hero be Gohan, newly powered by the gods? Can […]

"Futurama" Vol. 6: A Rusty Link To The Past

by Chad Boninon January 4, 2012
To continue the focus on the past, Dr. Zoidberg gets not one, but TWO origin episodes in this set. In “Mobius Dick”, we find out his relationships with the original Planet Express crew, and with “The Tip of the Zoidberg”, we find out just why Professor Farnsworth has kept such an inept individual on staff […]

"Transformers Prime: Darkness Rising": Last Year’s Model

by Chad Boninon December 16, 2011
Any time a new Transformers show comes out, there’s usually a mix of new and old voice actors in the mix. Thankfully, Prime has a quality stable of notable and enjoyable voice actors. Peter Cullen and Frank Welker return to voice their factions, while actors Jeffrey Combs, Ernie Hudson, and even Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson […]