Forget your FLCL sequels and your Pop Team Epics; if you want an anime that is part slice of life and part Whiskey Tango Foxtrot levels of surrealism and vulgarity, you should watch Asobi Asobase. The anime has started its run since August and has yet to let up since.
And it all begins with the most innocuous anime OP.
Adaptations are a tricky thing to pull off. Steer too far from its source material and you get an alien product that may not gel with its target audience. Stay too close to the source word for word, and you’ll chase off people who want to see a different directorial take on the subject matter.
It’s incredible that it took about fourteen years for us to finally get a sequel but it’s finally here superhero landing in cinemas. But before we that we have some more E3 talk and also we review the adorable Agguretsuko on Netflix.Read More
“Batman Ninja” is now available today in digital formats! Arriving stealthily under the shadow of the box-office juggernaut “Avengers: Infinity War”. This new animated feature is a wild departure from the usual caped crusader fare. Taking the Dark Knight back in time to feudal Japan, where battles The Joker, as well as other notable villains in the age of the samurai. All the while also looking for a way back home to the present time. This review contains minor spoilers.Read More
It’s a full metal gear… alchemist…survival episode? Anyway we have another videogame review with Konami’s Kojimaless Metal Gear Survive. And also we review the live action adaptation of Full Metal Alchemist. It’s a heavy metal episode, so raise those devil-horns and tune in now! Oh yeah and also Oscars talk…Read More
And February has finally arrived, meaning we’re done with the January drought. And we have two new videogame releases kicking off 2018, with “DragonBall Fighter Z” and “Monster Hunter 4“. Then a slight tangent where we talk about EVO Japan, the American fighting game tournament’s first venture into Asia. Also we have new movie reviews, with Ridley Scott’s “All the Money in the World” and Oscar nominated “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri“.Read More
Horny Dragon girls, oh my! The penultimate episode before we close the season. Jumping off from our last episode we talk our favorite television shows for 2017… so far.
And finally we talk all the moments in 2017 that impacted us, outside the trinity of movies, videogames and T.V. Well most of us. Warning: copious amounts of dragon boobies rambling.
Gas up your omni-directional maneuvering gear and join us as we embark on some titan on titan action. The Last King is back and this time we take down the anime juggernaut that is “Attack on Titan” Season 2. Plus we dive into the world of anime again, this time with an extra co-host.
It’s been a rough week for the trio, As promised Shafique finally reviews Mass Effect Andromeda and Eccentric Tom spits some vitriol on the misguided live action remake of Ghost in The Shell. On the bright side Mr Toffee shares his initial impressions on Persona 5 and lists out his top 5 anime that should never be remade. #leavejapanalone