Tag "Aniplex"

Sword Art Online II – Phantom Bullet Part 1- Limited Edition Review

The first half of the Sword Art Online series was great. Using the idea of virtual reality games, the series focused on the fantasy Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online (VRMMO) game

Persona 4 the Golden ANIMATION coming this summer

Return to Inaba once more as Yu Narukami and friends try to solve the mystery of the “Midnight Channel” by entering the world behind the TV in Persona 4 the Golden

Nisekoi: False Love Vol. 4 (Blu-ray review)

There’s something about Nisekoi: False Love that really draws people in. The romantic comedy animated by Studio Shaft features a great cast of characters who bring everything together so well. From the

Kill la Kill Vol.5 Limited Edition Blu-ray review

Hard to believe it’s already over. The final volume and conclusion to this legendary series contains what is perhaps the most tastefully ridiculous, over-the-top episodes of anime ever. What’s begun

World Conquest Zvezda Plot (review)

World Conquest Zvezda Plot is all about a young girl named Kate Hoshimiya trying to conquer the world, with the help of her organization known as Zvezda. The thing is she

Garden of Sinners -recalled out summer- Limited Edition Blu-ray review

The final movie in the Garden of Sinners trilogy (Kara no Kyōkai), recalled out summer, gets a limited edition Blu-ray treatment from the fine folks at Aniplex USA, and boy have

Hanamonogatari Blu-ray review

When the Monogatari series first started, I would have never thought SHAFT would set out to adapt nearly every single book. Now we’ve finally come full circle with Suruga Kanbaru’s

Nisekoi: False Love Vol. 3 (Blu-ray review)

Nisekoi: False Love is one of those anime series in a long time that really gets fans talking not only about the series but also the characters and it’s easy to

Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie -Rebellion- Limited Edition Blu-ray review

When the Puella Magi Madoka Magica TV series came out 3 years ago, no one could have imagined its popularity and impact on the anime world. It redefined the magical girl

Aniplex to stream DURARARA!! X2 with English dubs

DURARARA!! fans can currently stream new episodes of DURARARA!! X2 every Saturday on Crunchyroll, Aniplex Channel or Hulu right after they air live in Japan. Now Aniplex of America has announced one better

Koimonogatari Blu-ray review

The last arc in the original TV broadcast, Koimonogatari takes a different approach this time around. Crab girl Hitagi Senjougahara returns as the cover girl, yet surprisingly, it could not be more

Hanamonogatari Blu-ray slams its way out in April

The next chapter of Nisiosin’s widely popular monogatari series, Hanamonogatari, will be released in April on Blu-ray. This is the sixth arc to be animated for the series’ second season, following Koimonogatari, that

Interview with Expelled from Paradise Producer Koichi Noguchi

Last week, Aniplex brought one of the Toei Animation’s newest animated films, Expelled from Paradise, to US shores only several days after the Japanese premiere. We were fortunate to have an interview

Sword Art Online -Extra Edition- review

It’s not unusual for an anime series to feature a recap episode between seasons. For Sword Art Online, it was a special episode that takes place after episode 25, “The World

Gurren Lagann Volume 2 Blu-ray review

A series which can be described as extravagant, mesmerizing, visually stunning, and emotionally intense truly deserves a Blu-ray release. Gurren Lagann is a legendary anime, and this disc contains the infamous

Silver Spoon Season 2 anime review

The second season of Silver Spoon is here. The show revolves around Yuugo Hachiken, who left his city life for a school out in the boonies. He did it to

Gurren Lagann Blu-ray Vol 1 review – Fight the power!

Last year, Aniplex released the complete Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann Blu-ray Complete Box Set. It was a pretty cool set since it contained all 27 episodes, both movies, Parallel Works, OVA

Kill la Kill Satsuki Kiryuin: Senketsu Version PVC coming in June 2015

Kill la Kill fans have something to look forward to next summer as Good Smile Company has revealed an upcoming Satsuki Kiryuin PVC Statue that will be released in June 2015.

Otorimonogatari Limited Edition Blu-ray review

We continue the odd and eccentric third arc of Monogatari Second Season with Otorimonogatari. Middle schooler Nadeko Sengoku begins to notice things aren’t right when she finds a new friend in the

Fate/Stay Night Unlimited Blade Works Premiere Event

“Are you my master?” Those are the words of one who is ready to fight in the next Holy Grail War. We were lucky to be in attendance at the worldwide premiere of Fate/stay