Celebrating CLAMP's 15 years of manga production and anime adaptations, a 4-disc "CAMPAZAR" boxed set will be released on March 24th for 7,800 yen (US$74 approx). The box will contain 3 CDs of music from anime, and a DVD with openings from Clamp School, Card Captor Sakura (3 openings), X and Chobits and the full Wish music video. The full track listing, along with some sample songs, is available here.
The story underneath is a universal one, powerful and expertly told. Viewers should be prepared for a devastating experience with a lot of challenging concepts that pile on hard and fast as the finale approaches.
Tech-based magical girls battle aliens in a heavily-derivative, otaku-pandering series that is definitely not aimed at little girls. It avoids mediocrity due an outstanding musical score and never forgetting that it is supposed to be fun.
Higurashi: When They Cry is still an intriguing, spine-chilling, gut-churning horror/mystery hybrid that has nicely recovered from the prologue feel of the previous volume. It can be an intimidating series to pick up, but it looks as if those who stuck by it are about to be amply rewarded