Views - October 2005
- Review: The Monkey King GN 1 ()
- Review: Science Ninja Team Gatchaman DVD 1-2 ()
- Review: DearS DVD 2 ()
- Review: Gundam vs. Zeta Gundam (PS2) ()
- Hey, Answerman! ()
- Review: Zatch Bell DVD 1 ()
- Review: Princess Tutu DVD 2 ()
- The Edit List - Neon Genesis Evangelion Episode 1 ()
- Review: A Midnight Opera ()
- Review: Dragon Ball Z Movie 1: The Deadzone DVD ()
- Hey, Answerman! ()
- Dear Edmonton Journal ()
- The Fall 2005 Anime Preview Guide ()
- Sound Decision - L'Arc~en~Ciel, Namie Amuro ()
- Shelf Life - Dressing Down ()
- Review: Sakura Diaries DVD 1 ()
- Review: Honey and Clover ()
- Interview: Toshihiro Kawamoto ()
- Review: Detective Loki DVD 1 ()
- Reading Between the Lines ()
- Review: Mermaid Forest DVD 2 ()
- Hey, Answerman! ()
- Review: Genshiken DVD 2 ()
- Sound Decision - KOTOKO ()
- Review: Girls Bravo DVD 2 ()
- Review: Godannar DVD 1 ()
- Shelf Life - Watered Down Weather ()
- Review: Fafner DVD 2 ()
- Interview: Range Murata ()
- Review: The Melody of Oblivion DVD 2 ()
- Review: Tetsujin 28th DVD 1 ()
- Review: Yumeria DVD 1 ()
- Hey, Answerman! ()
- Review: Ah! My Goddess DVD 1 ()
- Interview: AX PR Head - Chase Wang ()
- Review: Ghost Talker's Daydream DVD ()
- Review: Tough GN 4 ()
- Review: .hack//AI buster Novel 1 ()
- Review: Rurouni Kenshin GN 18 ()
- Review: Kakurenbo DVD ()
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Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo may rule the market now, but many other companies have tried their hand at breaking into the gaming console market. Here are just a few of the more notorious flops. ― Today's gaming scene is dominated by three major console manufacturers: Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo. The landscape is a lot different than when I was a kid, plugging away at Super Mario World on the SNES...
In advance of a second season, Gen Urobuchi and the master puppeteers at PiLi have delivered a movie recounting the villainous origins of the Screaming Phoenix Killer. Nick Creamer finds out if this series has lost any magic in film form. ― It was a great surprise to learn that Gen Urobuchi, star writer of hits like Madoka Magica and Fate/Zero, would be working on a collaborative series of Taiwanese ...
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They seem a lot more complex than regular DVD subtitles - how exactly do they get subtitles on bluray discs? Justin has the shockingly complex answer. ― John asked: What are the technical differences between creating subtitles for DVDs and Blu-ry Discs? And were HD-DVDs any better or worse? Subtitles are a pain in the ass. No other part of making a DVD or Blu-ray is as complicated, error-prone, or a...
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To celebrate the upcoming Anime Awards, Crunchyroll is excited to announce its partnership with Twitch to exclusively livestream the awards ceremony, live from Hollywood. ― To celebrate the Anime Awards, Crunchyroll is excited to announce its partnership with Twitch to exclusively livestream the awards ceremony, live from Hollywood at at 6:00PM PST on Saturday, February 24th. Follow Crunchyroll's Tw...
Warner Bros. live-action FMA movie has finally arrived on Netflix to surprisingly little fanfare. We discover why this particular project didn't get the U.S. theatrical attention of its peers. ― Warner Bros. live-action FMA film has finally arrived on Netflix to surprisingly little fanfare. This week in anime, Nick and Jacob discover why this particular project didn't get the U.S. theatrical attentio...
Attack on Titan's Bryce Papenbrook and Kill la Kill's David Vincent sit down for a chat about their new approach to connecting fans and voice actors. ― Fans may recognize veteran voice actors Bryce Papenbrook (Attack on Titan, Sword Art Online) and David Vincent (Fate/Zero, Kill La Kill) from their work in a number of anime and video game series, but the two have a unique off-screen collaboration, as...
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The final arc in the Utena saga has arrived on blu-ray, alongside the opulent Adolescence of Utena film. Rebecca Silverman looks back on how this classic concluded. ― With this final arc of the Revolutionary Girl Utena narrative, the story throws all subtlety out the window. That's not strictly a negative in terms of getting the most out of everything the series has built up, because when the visuals...
Wow! Hundreds of millions of dollars are flowing into the anime industry thanks to streaming! Is any of that money going to the people who actually make anime? Justin gets into it. ― Custom Gundam asked: With ANN recently reporting that Crunchyroll royalties to the Japanese industry exceed US $100 million and also the huge amount recieved from global companies like Netflix and Amazon and also the va...
Take a journey back in time with Daryl Surat, when many people were introduced to anime through heartwarming films like My Neighbor Totoro and Grave of the Fireflies. But what forgotten gems lie sleeping in this long-ago year? ― Every so often, I get questions regarding what the value is in observing what works of popular culture remain worth watching, decades after their creation. But nearly three m...
This beloved 2000s megahit is the newest to get a live-action update to the big screen, now available on Netflix after its theatrical run in Japan. Theron Martin finds out if this movie can live up to fans' expectations. ― Fullmetal Alchemist was one of the most popular and successful anime/manga franchises of the 2000s, so the only surprise surrounding this live-action adaptation might be that it di...