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Film Festival Week Day 2: Hello Kitty no London ni Orita Uchuujin

It’s about time I looked at this franchise. It’s one of the most famous and enduring media franchises out there. It also happens to star my favourite voice…

Anime Reviews

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991) [Tokusatsu Review]

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah; or, There Can Only Be One      I nearly died on Lagos Island, along with my entire Garrison, but the dinosaur sa...

Watching Asia Film Reviews

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[Interview] Megumi Ogata (Rayearth OVA – Emeraude & Eagle – Voice Actress)

Megumi Ogata gave her voice to Princess Emeraude and Eagle in the anime and OVA of Rayearth. In the OVA, Ogata had to play the role of Eagle…

ThE UnTolD CePHiRo

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[Interview] Megumi Kadonosono (Rayearth OVA – Character Design)

Megumi Kadonosono was the character designer of Rayearth OVA. However, she started working in the second season of the anime; probably, you would notice her contributions through her…

ThE UnTolD CePHiRo

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7 Cuties I’d Like to Bully (P1)

Ok, I really enjoyed writing up that 10 hotties post, so I thought, why not do the reverse? Yes, I have learned that I have a sadistic streak…

A Nerdy Fujo Cries

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7 Cuties I’d Like to Bully (P1)

Ok, I really enjoyed writing up that 10 hotties post, so I thought, why not do the reverse? Yes, I have learned that I have a sadistic streak…

A Nerdy Fujo Cries

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Would You Rather? Jujutsu Kaisen

Would you rather:Be Toji’s worm?OrBe Yuta’s girlfriend-turned-cursed-spirit? Would you rather:Have Toji/Maki’s heavenly restriction?OrHave Mechamaru’s heavenly restriction? …

The Spooky Red Head Blog

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What to Do With the Dead Kaiju? (大怪獣のあとしまつ, Satoshi Miki, 2022) [Fantasia 2022]

A fallen kaiju presents a new problem for the governing authorities in Satoshi Miki’s satirical comedy.

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Books: The Characters Taught Me Everything

By Jonathan Clements. Megumi Hayashibara is an observant and empathetic narrator, walking the reader through her early years as a nobody struggling to finish nursing school while burning…

All the Anime

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Magic Artisan Dahlia Wilts No More Volume 2 Review

Magic Artisan Dahlia Wilts No More continues the story of Dahlia using her modern world knowledge to make a bunch of magical apparatuses!

TheOASG

Jujutsu no Kaisen: Unexpected deaths

Jujutsu No Kaisen is a banger. I think this anime can easily be in my top 5 favourite animes. With the comedy, action and mystery, there’s no telling…

Anime Review Senpai

Jujutsu no Kaisen: Unexpected deaths

Jujutsu No Kaisen is a banger. I think this anime can easily be in my top 5 favourite animes. With the comedy, action and mystery, there’s no telling…

Anime Review Senpai

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Review: Vampire in the Garden [Netflix]

Vampire in the Garden had the potential to be something really amazing. Both its take on a sad and gothic vampire story and the hellscape both societies live…

Japan Curiosity

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Why Was There No Fan Reaction to the Deaths of Uranus and Neptune?

There is perhaps no greater proof out there about just how much of an impact Sailor Uranus and Neptune had on young fans than the fact that the…

Tuxedo Unmasked

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Tune of the Week(ish): Cardcaptor Sakura’s Catch You, Catch Me!

The Summer of Love IV has begun and what better song that the very best opening of the series! The tune of the week is the first opening…

Shallow Dives in Anime

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Magic Artisan Dahlia Wilts No More Volume 1 Review

TheOASG reviews the manga version of Hisaya Amagishi's light novel involving Dahlia and her magical tool-making, Magic Artisan Dahlia Wilts No More!

TheOASG

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The Meteoric Ascent of Megumi Ishitani, Toei Animation’s New Heir

Five years ago, we highlighted a woman who had yet to direct a single episode of anime as one of the most promising young creators in the entire…

Sakuga Blog

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Anime Series Like Shiki

The fifteen-year-old Megumi Shimizu dreamed of leaving her small country town behind for the big city, but those dreams died when she did. It was her

Recommend Me Anime

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A-Z Drama Challenge: Pride

Pride. The drama that’s potentially an all time favorite of mine. Encapsulating some of my favorite things ever – ice hockey, early 2000’s JDrama aesthetics and techniques, an…

Phoenix Talks Pop Culture Japan

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Nodame Cantabile: Romance done right

Why the slow-burn romance of Nodame Cantabile, developed against a background of music and very compelling characters is a recommended watch

Soul Kitchen

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It’s a Megumi Tote Bag!

I found a cute Megumi Demon Dogs tote bag from Orangewindstudio! Look how cute it is! Ahh I love it – I’ll have to put it on my…

The Spooky Red Head Blog

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Why is it So Hard To Choose a Favourite Jujutsu Kaisen Character?

In some series, it’s so easy to choose a favourite character. Team Edward? Or Team Jacob? But so many people seem to struggle to pick favourite Jutjutsu Kaisen…

The Spooky Red Head Blog

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JJK Haul: Buying Many Delicious Men From Onegingek

I’ve been meaning to write this post since almost six month now, which is around the time I got this in the mail. But every time I would…

A Nerdy Fujo Cries

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Thoughts on Magical Angel Creamy Mami and the Spoiled Princess Volume 2

Megumi continues to be as jealous of Mami as ever in the second volume of Emi Mitsuki’s Magical Angel Creamy Mami and the Spoiled Princess manga. That drives…

Rory Muses

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Harmful Insect (害虫, Akihiko Shiota, 2001)

A 13-year-old girl looks for protection and safety but realises the world is not safe for her anywhere in Akihiko Shiota’s devastatingly bleak character study

Windows on Worlds

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The New Morning of Billy the Kid (ビリィ★ザ★キッドの新しい夜明け, Naoto Yamakawa, 1986)

A collection of pop culture icons attempt to safeguard a cafe bar/live house from an assault by savage gangsters in Yamakawa’s anarchic post-modern satire

Windows on Worlds

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What’s Your Favourite Anime Weapon?

Anime series have some very exciting and creative weapons. I particularly like the 3D Maneuver Gear from Attack on Titan. It’s a very effective tool to use against…

The Spooky Red Head Blog

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Who’s Your Favourite Anime Animal Sidekick?

Tetsuya Number 2 from KNB is the cutest dog! He always steals the show, and is so expressive. Everyone (aside from Kagami) is in love with him and…

The Spooky Red Head Blog

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Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 163: Yuji Itadori and Megumi Fushiguro prepare to fight

Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 163 pits Megumi Fushiguro and Yuji Itadori against the curse users Reggie and Hiromi Higuruma respectively.

Otaku Orbit

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My Nendoroid Wishlist

Nendoroids are so cute, but so expensive. Because of this I currently don’t own any. I did pre-order the winter costume Bakugou nendoroid though because I adore his…

The Spooky Red Head Blog

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Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 161 and 162: Megumi or Itadori are set up

In Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 161 Yuji and Megumi are both transferred to different locations and encounter new enemies.

Otaku Orbit

I am enjoying Tsuki to Laika to Nosferatu

Vampires are more sensitive to environmental factors than I expected.

Karmaburn.com

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What’s Your Favourite Anime Fight Scene?

Anime series are known to have some very engaging, well-animated and well-choreographed fight scenes. One of my favourite fight scenes in anime that I’ve seen is Bakugou vs…

The Spooky Red Head Blog

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Hiruko the Goblin (ヒルコ/妖怪ハンター, Shinya Tsukamoto, 1991)

A professor and his nephew battle ancient evil deep underground in Shinya Tsukamoto’s anarchic genre romp adapted from the manga by Daijiro Morohoshi

Windows on Worlds

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Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 157 and 158: Hakari joins and new players are revealed

In Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 157, Megumi Fushiguro manages to subdue Kirara.

Otaku Orbit

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Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 156: Megumi figures out Kirara’s curse technique

In Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 156, "Twinkling Stars," Megumi Fushiguro deciphers the conditions of Kirara Hoshi cursed technique, Love Rendezvous.

Otaku Orbit

JUJUTSU KAISEN CHAPTER 157 PREDICTIONS

This post contains MAJOR SPOILERS. QUICK RECAP Megumi was able to decipher Kirara’s technique and turn the tables on him. After restraining him, Megumri tries to persuade him…

FreakSenpai

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Hiroku The Goblin (1991) review [Japan Cuts 2021]

‘A classic that offers an unforgettable experience that is as touchingly lighthearted as is it disturbingly horrifying.’

psycho-cinematography

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JUJUTSU KAISEN CHAPTER 156 – Review

This review contains MAJOR SPOILERS from the chapter. QUICK SUMMARY In their fight, Megumi was able to decipher Kirara’s technique and turn the tables on him. After restraining…

FreakSenpai

JUJUTSU KAISEN CHAPTER 156 PREDICTIONS

This post might contain SLIGHT SPOILERS. QUICK RECAP Hakari figured out that Yuji is from Jujutsu High and used his CT to restrain him. Meanwhile, Panda-Megumi tried to…

FreakSenpai

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Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 155: Yuri Itadori is exposed by Hakari

In the last chapter of Jujutsu Kaisen, Kirara spotted Panda and Fushiguro outside of Kinji Hakari’s location, resulting in a battle. Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 155, “Fever” begin with…

Otaku Orbit

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Evangelion 3.0 + 1.0: Thrice Upon a Time (2021) by Hideaki Anno

The final instalment in the “Rebuild of Evangelion” tetralogy brings things to a thrilling, poignant, and oftentimes shocking conclusion. This is in effect the third time that this…

Japanese Film Reviews

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Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (2012) by Hideaki Anno

The third Evangelion film finds Shinji Ikari (Megumi Ogata) awakening from a fourteen-year coma following the cataclysmic events of the previous film. Shinji returns to earth to find…

Japanese Film Reviews

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Evangelion 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance (2009) by Hideaki Anno

In this instalment of the “Rebuild of Evangelion” series we are introduced to a new Eva pilot, the feisty, confident Asuka Langley Shikinami (Yuko Miyamura), who joins Shinji…

Japanese Film Reviews

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JUJUTSU KAISEN CHAPTER 155 PREDICTIONS

This post might contain SLIGHT SPOILERS. QUICK RECAP In chapter 154 we saw Yuji getting guided to Hakari’s room. Panda and Megumi decide to go look for Hakari…

FreakSenpai

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Evangelion 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone (2007) by Hideaki Anno

The earth is under attack from giant extra-terrestrial beings known as Angels. The only hope for humanity is the secretive organisation NERV who have created huge robots known…

Japanese Film Reviews

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Reader’s Corner: Skip and Loafer, Zom 100, and Megumi Hayashibara’s Characters

A Sign of Affection, Vol. 3 A Sign of Affection continues to sweep me off my feet! Volume three begins with all the giddy expectation that volume two left…

Beneath the Tangles

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Would You Rather? Jujutsu Kaisen

Would you rather:Have the Cursed Speech technique?ORHave the Miracles technique? Would you rather:Be trained by Nanami?ORBe training partners with Maki? Would you rather:Have to fight Panda?ORHave …

The Spooky Red Head Blog

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Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 154: Panda and Megumi’s plan fails

In Jujutsu Kaisen Chapter 154, Yuji meets with Hakari, Panda and Megumi conspire to help Yuji's meeting. Panda mentions that he was incapable of reaching the door to…

Otaku Orbit

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JUJUTSU KAISEN CHAPTER 154 – Review

This review contains MAJOR SPOILERS from the chapter. QUICK SUMMARY Yuji is guided to Hakari’s room by Kirara. Panda and Megumi have a short reunion, They they decide…

FreakSenpai