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On The Horizon – April 2011 (Part 2)

There’s an ongoing argument in certain circles of the gaming industry about original content, which seems to have been relegated to the realm of the independents. The mainstream industry is rife with variations on themes that may offer some new gameplay features or some stylistic

Uchuu Show e Youkoso

Leave any child unattended for a length of time and they will undoubtedly find themselves in some sort of mischief, even if they weren’t looking to get into trouble, and all world weary parents, teachers and carers will attest to this as truth. The main

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Uchuu Show e Youkoso

[singlepic id=454 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=455 w=320 h=240 float=center] Leave any child unattended for a length of time and they will undoubtedly find themselves in some sort of mischief, even if they weren’t looking to get into trouble, and all world weary parents, teachers

On The Horizon (Pt. 1)

Sorry about the lack of any previews last week. Unfortunately I had a pretty busy time of it editing various interviews one of my colleagues from The Geek Show obtained from his visit to Kitacon III. Thankfully normal service will now be resumed and this

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On The Horizon – April 2011 (Part 1)

Sorry about the lack of any previews last week. Unfortunately I had a pretty busy time of it editing various interviews one of my colleagues from The Geek Show obtained from his visit to Kitacon III. Thankfully normal service will now be resumed and this

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IS: Infinite Stratos

[singlepic id=445 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=446 w=320 h=240 float=center] One of the problems with the anime industry is the tendency to overuse stereotypes and themes, and many of the studios in Japan continue to operate under the idea that the shows they create will

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AMV of the week – March 29th – April 3rd

I’m honestly surprised at the sheer diversity of AMVs, not only in terms of content though. Like any other medium each artist has a different method, a different style, a different feel, which may seem a little odd if one considers that AMV creators are

On The Horizon

2011 is being hailed in some circles as the year of the sequel, and with good reason as a veritable banquet of popular franchises are returning, and all for gamers to feast upon. That said, one of the gripes I have with sequels is that

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On The Horizon – March/April 2011

2011 is being hailed in some circles as the year of the sequel, and with good reason as a veritable banquet of popular franchises are returning, and all for gamers to feast upon. That said, one of the gripes I have with sequels is that

Dragon Crisis

Here be dragons! One thing can always be certain when it comes to anime these days, and that’s the inclusion of at least show about anthropomorphised creatures of some sort every season. Many people will already be familiar with humanoid cats, foxes, dogs, etc, and