The Art of Akira

The Art of Akira

Watching Akira for the first time provokes a universal reaction of awe. And justifiably so: there’s often an overwhelming sense among audiences that this animated film is unlike any other they’ve ever seen. Casual viewers won’t be able to put their finger on it; they...
Pacific Rim

Pacific Rim

This month sees the single greatest example of an American blockbuster film with clear anime influences. Legendary Pictures and Warners’ Pacific Rim comes from writer Travis Beacham and professional fanboy par excellence Guillermo del Toro, and it looks from the...
The cast of Dragon Ball Z #8

The cast of Dragon Ball Z #8

Babidi. Season eight of Dragon Ball Z brings out the bad guys, and leading the charge is the cruel Babidi. A diminutive but powerful warlock, he has no regard for the lives of others, even his own minions. His sadistic streak drives him to mock and torture those...
UN-GO

UN-GO

In the wake of a devastating war, Japan rebuilds. Yet there are still heinous crimes that go unsolved. Luckily, Un-Go offers up a private detective with very specialised talents! There’s no shortage of detective stories in anime – be it the likes of long-time...
Aria The Scarlet Ammo music: May’n

Aria The Scarlet Ammo music: May’n

Things don’t seem to be going well for Kinji Toyama, a student at Tokyo Butei High School. Already training at the school to be part of the Butei (special armed forces designed to combat criminals), he misses the bus to school, only to be targeted by an Uzi-wielding...

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