Posts Tagged ‘mecha’
‘Eve of Destiny’, the fourth episode of Sunrise’s Gundam The Origin series is currently available to watch for free on the franchise’s official YouTube channel, The episode is available in various languages, including subbed Japanese and English. The videos will be available until 12pm Japanese time 11th September. The following episode, ‘Clash at Loum’, will be available […]
Review: “Full Metal Panic” Ultimate Blu-ray Set (UK Edition): I Didn’t Know They Stacked Quality That High!
The mecha genre is an ever evolving tapestry, with ideas constantly advancing from the groundwork laid by big names such as Tetsujin 28, Mazinger Z, Gundam & Macross. Like most genres these key milestones for a time will generate satellite works that emulate them while waiting for the next true innovator. Full Metal Panic joins […]
I’ve said before on toonzone that I think that 1998 may be Sunrise animation’s finest single year. Whether it was it was the pair of wild west space adventures in Cowboy Bebop and Outlaw Star, or the unusually good ren-ai game adaptation in Sentimental Journey, Sunrise was simply on fire. Part of that amazing run […]