Tag "Aniplex"

Your Lie in April Set 2 Blu-ray Review

It’s really hard to think about Your Lie in April, and not start to tear up. A tragic and emotional story that really pulls you in, Your Lie in April does

Aniplex to host Sword Art Online Festival at Anime Expo

With a new Sword Art Online movie in development, Aniplex of America has announced that it will be hosting a Sword Art Online Festival at this year’s Anime Expo to

Kizumonogatari Part I: Tekketsu (anime review)

When Bakemonogatari first came out in 2009, it was a fresh of breath air that both satirized the genre and exploited its own self-awareness into a truly unique piece of

Aniplex game show at AX 2015

In addition to the many other events and panels this year, Aniplex also hosted a game show for attendees to win prizes! All attendees were allowed to try their hand

AX 2015: Interview with Ayako Kawasumi, voice of Fate/Stay’s Saber

Ayako Kawasumi’s been in the voice acting business for over 20 years voicing iconic characters from over the years inluding Lafiel from Crest of the Star and Saber in Fate/Stay Night. We had a

Classroom Crisis, a new sci-fi summer anime series

There’s a few new anime that is going to be released this summer, and there is one in particular that stood out to me. Let’s take a look at what Classroom

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