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October Bonus Review: Medusa

Medusa is a 2020 UK horror film from Jagged Edge Productions. I’ve never seen a Jagged Edge film before, but it’s the month for horror and I have…

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Hells: There’s Something About It

Continuing our look into horror anime, we have Hells. A Madhouse film from 2008 based off of a manga. For a long time I’ve posited that Madhouse has…

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Yami Shibai 2: There are still a million more series of this

Yami Shibai is a pretty decently sized horror franchise with nine series and a special. All from ILCA, the studio behind the unimpressive Kowabon. I have reviewed the…

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Gibiate: Completely Inept

Gibiate is an original horror series created by the studios Elle & L-a-unch Box. If you haven’t heard of them, it’s probably because they both have very scant…

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Iron Man: Rise of the Technovore- Madhouse shat themselves again

Madhouse is a studio with varying levels of quality to their anime. I’ve talked about their work with Marvel in particular before with Blade being the only passable…

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Fairy Gone 2: Still needs better characters

I’ve talked about Fairy Gone. It was one of those series that had potential with its concept, but bland execution. Well, it’s time we looked at the second…

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Kuttsukiboshi: Toxicity

Kuttsukiboshi is a short anime written, directed and animated by Ishikawa Naoya. The episodes were released in 2010 and 2012. Let’s take a look at it. Story: Kawakami…

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No Guns Life Series 2: Still not good

No Guns Life is a Madhouse anime from 2019. It was pretty unimpressive. The first series was like a bog-standard “edgy” 90s comic. To the point where it…

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August Bonus Review: Clue

Back in 1985 Paramount released the film everyone was clambering for, based off of the popular board game Cluedo. It fell short of making a profit in theatres…

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Mobile Suit Gundam III- Encounters in Space

I’ve looked at the first two films based off of the original Gundam series. And now we’re on the finale, Encounters in Space. So far, they haven’t been…

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Heya Camp: Comfortable

Yuru Camp is a fantastic anime with a high degree of cuteness. Heya Camp is a sequel series from 2020. Except the episodes are only three and a…

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Film Festival Week: Non Non Biyori: Vacation

Here we are at the close of another year’s film festival. I’ve decided to close things with a look at a film based off of an anime I’ve…

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Film Festival Week: Wasurenagumo

Wasurenagumo was Production IG’s 2011 young animator training project. I’ve looked at some of these before including Harmonie, Aki no Kanade and Ojisan no Lamp. There have also…

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Film Festival Week: Onna Senshi Efe & Jira: Gude no Monshou

Okay, so today’s film is from JC Staff and aired in 1990. I have a mixed history with JC. They’ve made some absolute rubbish like Sakurasou no pet…

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Film Festival Week: Amazing Nuts

Continuing with this year’s film festival week, we have Amazing Nuts. Which I assume is going to be rare footage of me without trousers. No? That’s good, wouldn’t…

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Film Festival Week: Sekai Meisaku Douwa: Aladdin to Mahou no Lamp

Up nest for this year’s film festival week, we have a film from 1982 based on the story of Aladdin. For you youngsters out there, this has nothing…

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Film Festival Week: Dragonball Z Dead Zone

I’ve talked about Dragonball, all the Dragonball films and some of the Dragonball Z films. As such, it seems appropriate to talk about the first film that moved…

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Film Festival Week: Mobile Suit Gundam II Soldiers of Sorrow

I’ve talked about the Gundam franchise quite a few times. Including the first Mobile Suit Gundam film. To kick off this year’s film festival week, I’m going to…

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Deca-Dence:

Deca-Dence is a 2020 original anime from Nut. That’s right, the Youjo Senki studio. I’ve only reviewed the one anime from them and it was decent. So, let’s…

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Galaxy Angel 3: A Hop Back

It’s no secret at this point that I enjoy weird, zany comedies. And that includes the Galaxy Angel franchise, which I have talked about before, twice. This time…

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Mobile Suit Gundam I: Not an auspicious beginning

The Gundam franchise is one I’ve talked about a few times. Half of the time, Wing and Iron-Blooded Orphans, it’s been good. The other half, 00 and 8th…

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B: The Beginning- Ambitious but lacking

B: The Beginning is one of those Netflix produced original anime. It came out in 2018 and the studio behind it is Production IG. Yes, the studio behind…

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Fate/Stay Night: Heaven’s Feel III- Spring Song

I’ve already gone through the first two films in this trilogy and now it’s time to look at the third. See if, unlike Unlimited Blade Works, it manages…

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Vinland Saga: Historical Viking Fiction

Vinland Saga is a mid to late 2019 anime based off of an ongoing manga that began publication in early 2005. The manga was created by Yukimura Makoto…

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May Bonus Review: Pokemon Sword & Shield

It’s no secret that I don’t like Pokemon’s Generation 8. But the main grievance I’ve talked about in that regard is the way they ditched a lot of…

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Fate/Stay Night: Heaven’s Feel II- Lost Butterfly

A couple weeks back I looked at the first film in the Fate/Stay Heaven’s Feel trilogy. It was okay. The main issue it suffered was one that seems…

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Star Fox Zero: The Battle Begins- Do a Barrel Roll

Star Fox Zero: The Battle Begins is a short ONA based off of the Wii U game. It was handled by Wit studio and designed to advertise the…

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Toki no Daichi: Hana no Oukoku no Majo

Toki no Daichi: Hana no Oukoku no Majo is an OVA from the late 90s based off of a manga. It’s from Magic Bus. That’s right. The studio…

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Fate/Stay Night Film: Heaven’s Feel I- Presage Flower

I’ve talked about the Fate franchise a few times. It hasn’t always been positive. I like the concept, but then you get rubbish main characters like Shirou and…

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Hoshi no Umi no Amuri: Low Effort in many ways

Hoshi no Umi no Amuri is a Studio Hibari original from 2008. We remember them for their work on the horrendous Kashimashi and the mediocre Venus Versus Virus.…

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April Bonus Review: Daria

Daria is an American animated show from the late 90’s to early 00s. It ran for five series and two films. Which will all be included in this…

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Stand My Heroes: Piece of Truth- Characterisation, please?

Stand my Heroes is an anime based off of a mobile otome game. It came out late ’19. It was produced by M.S.C, a studio I’m completely unfamiliar…

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Panzer Dragoon: Just play the game

Panzer Dragoon is a classic game. It was released in ’95 for the Saturn and stands alongside titles like Nights and Shining Force III as a worthwhile game…

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Transformers Zone: They Didn’t Care

I’ve talked about the Transformers before and it’s a subject I’ll definitely come back to when I decide to sit down and re-watch Beast Wars for a bonus…

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Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works- Lost it at the end

I’ve talked about ufotable’s Fate franchise before way back when I reviewed Fate/Zero. This one came out in ’14 and ’15. I’ll be looking at both series together…

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Super Street Fighter IV: Didn’t Even Have Good Fights

I’ve reviewed multiple anime based off of the Street Fighter games. I’ve done films based off of Street Fighter II and Street Fighter Alpha. This time around, we’re…

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Ktulu’s Eighth Annual Awards & Shaming

Before we begin, you can see the previous winners here: Hall of Fame Hall of Shame As usual, this is going to cover everything I’ve reviewed since February…

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Angel’s Feather: Missing the Twelve hours of VN Exposition

Valentine’s is approaching and you guys know what that means, something with romance. In this case, we’re looking at Angel’s Feather. A 2006 romance, fantasy OVA based off…

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Mobile Suit Gundam the 08th MS Team: Zzzzzzz

I’ve talked about the Gundam franchise a few times. 00, Wing & Iron-Blooded Orphans. This time around we’re looking at a shorter Gundam series, the 08th MS Team.…

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Little Witch Academia: A Good Trigger anime?

Trigger isn’t a studio I’ve had much experience with. The only Trigger anime I’ve reviewed was the rubbish Kill La Kill. Some people also count Gurren Lagann as…

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January Bonus Review: She-Ra & The Princesses of Power series 1 & 2

Since we’re getting towards the end of fantasy month, it feels appropriate to look at something fantasy related. The reason I chose the She-Ra reboot is that I’ve…

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Burn The Witch: It’s Acceptable

Burn The Witch is a 2020 anime film based off of a Kubo Tite manga. That’s right, the creator of Bleach. The anime version was handled by Studio…

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Slayers: Had to Happen Eventually

I’ve talked about The Slayers franchise on several occasions with films and OVAs. Well, the time has come for me to talk about the anime series proper. It…

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Konohana Kitan: All the Gay Kitsune

Konohana Kitan is a fantasy, slice of life from Lerche based off of a manga. So, the studio behind Danganronpa and Given. The original manga was written by…

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Dirty Pair no Ooshoubu: Nolandia no Nazo- Evil Corporation plays with alien technology

The Dirty Pair is a franchise I’m not super familiar with. I’ve talked about it before, all of once. This time around, I’m looking at an earlier instalment…

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December Bonus Review #3 Star Trek: The Motion Picture

The original Star Trek was a classic that helped define sci-fi television alongside the likes of Doctor Who and the original Star Wars trilogy. The original series ended…

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Mobile Suit Gundam Wing: Endless Waltz

I’ve talked about Gundam Wing. It was a series I enjoyed quite a bit. This time, we’re looking at the film. It came out after the series and…

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December Bonus Review #2: Gargoyles 1-3

Gargoyles was a Disney cartoon that ran from late 1994 to early 1997. It was a popular cartoon and featured both Keith David and the better part of…

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Bungou Stray Dogs: More than a Little Tacky

Bungou Stray Dogs is an anime from 2016 based off of an ongoing manga from 2012. The anime version was brought to us by Bones. The same studio…

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December Bonus Review #1 7th Dragon III Code VFD

It’s been a while since I’ve done a game review. This time around we have a series of Sega published RPGs that I’d never heard of before I…

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