Tags : Manga

Akira (1988) Review

Growing up in the early ‘90s Akira had an almost mythical aura to it. The iconic black and red poster that remained stuck to the backs of video rental shop walls for years gave nothing away, daring you to take a chance and find out what the film was about.Read More

Win ATTACK ON TITAN SEASON 2 on Blu-ray

The battle for humanity’s survival continues as the epic anime adventure ATTACK ON TITAN SEASON 2 which just arrived on DVD, Blu-ray™ and Limited Edition Blu-ray™ on February 26, courtesy of Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. With an all new 12-episode season, the struggles become more personal and the secrets of not only the Titans, but […]Read More

100 Pages of Horror – Ghost in the Shell By

Having been a huge fan of anime when it was launched on the unsuspecting United Kingdom in the early 90’s by Manga Entertainment I spent my teenage years watching bike chasses through Neo-Tokyo, head exploding fist fights and tentacles going places they really shouldn’t go. The one film I never saw during this heady period […]Read More

Blade of the Immortal (2017) Review

I consumed Takashi Miike’s live action adaptation of Hiroaki Samura’s manga, ‘Blade Of The Immortal’ during a packed screening in Cannes. Miike enjoys one of the largest cult followings for his extreme moviemaking. Nobody has been generating the kind of daring, original and larger-than-life cinema for as long as, in such frequency.Read More

Ghost in the Shell (2017) Review

Considering in my youth I was a massive Anime fan it was only in April of this year and only because of being part of the Science Fiction Rating System Podcast I finally saw Mamoru Oshii’s amazing original 1995 film Ghost in the Shell. I loved it (you can hear all about it HERE) and […]Read More

Manga and Anime on the Big Screen

Live adaptations of anime and manga are often a very contentious subject amongst fans, however with many Western comics making it to the ‘live-action’ big screen, why not Japan’s graphic novels?Read More