Silver Spoon is a "slice-of-life" with a distinct and deliberate narrative arc just under the surface, clearly a deeply personal work for its creator, and all around a pleasant and thoughtful time in the boonies.
News Super Robot Taisen Anime
posted on 2005-02-11 14:57 EST
Bandai Visual is producing a 3-episode OAV series based on the Super Robot Taisen (Super Robot Wars) game series. The first volume of Super Robot Taisen - Original Generation - The Animation is to be released on May 27th. IT Media has a 3-page article on the OAV, with images from the anime and production sketches.
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Mike wonders aloud which anime would be a good fit for the prestigious Criterion Collection.
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