Despite a few failed jokes, the second 23 episode set is still largely entertaining fare. With one exception, familiar faces are supplemented nicely by amusing newcomers, though that one exception is especially obnoxious.
News The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya Video Second Most Watched Video on Youtube
posted on 2007-01-26 00:20 EST
The Haruhi Suzumiya Special Version Ending, from the volume 7 DVD release, uploaded to YouTube on the 24th of January was the second most viewed video on the 25th of January, having been viewed over 240,000 times in just over a day. It is also the #1 rated video and the #7 most discussed video for the 25th. Update: The video was removed from YouTube, by the user that uploaded it, around 9am.
Mike wonders aloud which anime would be a good fit for the prestigious Criterion Collection.
Kanae Hazuki's story treads some ground we don't always see covered to give us a romance that is both a little unsettling and far from sickly sweet.
Here's a salute to bygone American anime companies, we knew ye well.
Since Justin isn't at SDCC, he can answer all your questions about anime studios' work on American cartoons, why short TV series don't get licensed, why voice actor commentaries are so rare, and the history of anime theme songs.
Dynasty Warriors Gundam Reborn does little more than its assigned duty as a playground for battle-mecha carnage. It's enjoyable in quick little brawls, never outright terrible but always a bit tedious.
The co-founder of last year's rocky Japan Expo 1st Impact talks about all the dramatic changes to this year's event, what went wrong last time and what to expect from this year's show at the San Mateo Event Center.
What begins as an amnesia-seasoned sort-of romance eventually becomes something far richer: a gentle tale of connection and friendship, of evolving feelings and sweetly ordinary bonding.
While the plot and characters of this 3D CG mecha series may not be especially compelling or fresh, the action, visuals, and setting details are sharp enough to keep viewers coming back.
It's easy to understand what Kill La Kill wants to say in every moment because its ideas are simple, but conveyed in ways never quite seen before, and its healthy splashes of humor grow out of its thematic ideas rather than combating them.