Category Archives: Anime/Manga

The Mighty Peking Man

‘The Mighty Peking Man’ aka 猩猩王 aka ‘Goliathon‘ might, at first, look like a cheap knockoff of King Kong, it might be a film that sharknado fans would get a kick out of. What’s incredulous to me is not how … Continue reading

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Dragon Ball Super

Dragon Ball Super is as great as you ever hoped a new Dragon Ball series would be. With as much action, story and dragged out fights as DBZ but with the comedy heights of DB thrown in. It’s definitely not … Continue reading

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Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Dawn

This is the first in the series of 10 Novels written by Yoshiki Tanaka that tells the history of two genius military tacticians on opposite sides of a Galactic space War between humans in the distant future where humanity lives … Continue reading

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Oldboy Manga

‘Oldboy’ is a manga written by Garon Tsuchiya and Nobuaki Minegishi which was later made into one of the greatest movies ever by Park Chan-wook and was hugely successful leading to a terrible America remake and Bollywood knockoff. The manga and movie … Continue reading

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Cyber City Oedo 8o8

A favorite anime of mine which I first viewed in the early 90s late at night on the UK Channel 4 back when it used to show anime on weekends. Back then anime was still a bit of an underground … Continue reading

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Coolest Movie Motorbikes

Batpod: The Dark Knight From “The Dark Knight” this is a massively badass Bike. What makes it even cooler is that it’s part of the Tumbler. It’s the two front tires of the Tumbler as it bursts out. While we … Continue reading

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Space Battleship Yamato Live action Movie

I was pretty excited to see this as I enjoyed the series quite a bit. Unfortunately it’s more of a typical Generic Sci-fi movie. It looks like Yamato, everything is there. Beautiful effects, wave motion Canon, the Yamato lifting off … Continue reading

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Space Battleship Yamato Season 1

Before Yamato came along animations were usually based on successful Mangas. Space Battleship Yamato was the first animation that was done with nothing to back up the possibility it might be successful. It was simultaneously released as an animation and … Continue reading

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Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance

At some points in our life we will watch something so profound that it connects with us at that time, speaks to us most at a moment more than any other time in our life and stays with us.   As … Continue reading

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Blood the Last Vampire

Blood: The Last Vampire is based on the popular Japanese animated movie of the same name released in  2001. It stars Gianna Jun, better known as Jun Ji Hyun of “My Sassy Girl” to the rest of us. She plays … Continue reading

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