Month: October 2008

Fall 08 Impressions PART IV

Ga-Rei -zero- I’m not sure what shocks me the most– the ending of this first episode, or the fact that asread is making an action show! Well, it’s asread along with AIC Spirits, but I’m still impressed. Ga-Rei’s setup is pretty risky. This is something that would be absolutely...

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【ニコニコ動画】【らき☆すた】バルサ・オブ・ミコス【柊つかさ】 【ニコニコ動画】フレンズ・オブ・かがみ【らき☆すた×ナイト・オブ・ナイツ】 DAMMIT JAPAN, STOP MAKING ME WANT TO BUY LUCKY STAR. YOU KNOW I’LL BUY THE SPECIAL EDITIONS. I KNOW YOU KNOW....

Soba 10/08/08

Won’t it be badass when I actually take these types of pictures in Japan as opposed to Porter Square? But I guess before I even think about Japan, I need to work on my noodle-eating-fu. Honestly, this is only my second time having proper Japanese noodles. I need to...

Fall 08 Impressions PART III

YOU’RE ALREADY DEAD Kurogane no Linebarrels Talk about a volatile combination: On one hand, we have the evil forces of Gonzo, Hisashi Hirari and Ali Project going at it; but then again we also have Goro Taniguchi and Ichiro Itano somewhere in the mix. To be perfectly honest, I...

Lupin III: Green VS Red

I’m a pretty big Lupin fan, but I have to admit– the series hasn’t held up all too well since the 1980s ended. Sure, some of the ’90s specials were good, and Episode 0 was almost a masterpiece, but for the most part modern Lupin productions just… suck. I...

What The Fuck

To make it all the more confounding, it seems this series of CDs is called “Lucky Star” I do like the loli on that last one, I will admit....

Fall 08 Impressions PART II

Casshern Sins The breadth of my Casshern knowledge extends to about a frame or two of animation I saw while walking past a screening room at Otakon 2008 late one night. Or that could have been Hurricane Polymar. This, however, is fine, since no prior knowledge of Casshern is...