Category Archives: Anime

Konosuba: God’s Gift On This World (Season 2)

When it comes to Anime it’s always great to be able to sit down and relax after a long day with a simple yet hilarious comedy and, once again, we go back and join our four favourite idiotic adventurers in Konosuba: God’s Gift On This


I’ll be straight with you, being a mackem this anime attracted me because the title sounds like regional slang, you can see it too don’t lie. Looking closer you’ll be pleasantly surprised to discover this is a sequel to Suzuka. If you haven’t seen Suzuka

Yuri!!! on ICE (Review)

In recent years we have seen a surge in the sheer number of sports anime. Everything from Basketball to Cycling has been done and more are set for the near future too. However, there’s one sports anime which has stood out from the rest and

Are Anime DVDs too Expensive?

One of the things that is constantly remarked upon when it comes to watching anime is just how expensive it is to watch the shows we all know and love and sometimes it’s hard to disagree. However, with the advent of digital streaming and anime

Japan Olympics to Celebrate Anime

It has been no secret that Japan 2020 is gearing up to be the weebiest Olympiad ever. After Prime Minister Abe rose our of the warp pipe in Rio dressed as Super Mario you half expected the Emperor to appear as Sonic. Unfortunately, that didn’t happen

End of an Era – KochiKame to end after 40 years.

Shonen Jumps longest running series Kochira Katsushika-ku Kamearikouen-mae Hashutsujo (KochiKame) following the antics of local policeman, hobby enthusiast, and all round get rich quick schemer, Kankichi Ryotsu is to end at it’s 200th volume set to be released on September 17th. It’s first volume released

Akira Screenings to Hit the UK

Manga UK has announced cinematic screenings for cult anime Akira for one day only on the 21st of September 2016. Screenings will be held at a number of cinemas nationwide, and here in the North East there will be 2 screenings at Showcase Cinemas in Teesside and

Ghibli Classic Set for UK Stage Adaptation

For years now anime fans in the United Kingdom have been watching with envy from afar as the East has churned out some amazing anime to stage adaptations of popular series. The likes of Naruto, One Piece, Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, Sailor Moon and even

The Geek Show - S13E01 - Sunnycon 2016 Special

S13E01 – Sunnycon Special 2016

We return with our 13th series, hurrah! Before we get into some pretty amazing changes, we have a convention special for you lovely lot. We head up to Newcastle to see long time friends Sunnycon, listen in as we discuss the event, its successes and

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Ikoku Meiro no Croisée

  There has long been a mutual fascination between Eastern and Western cultures, and although modern technology and tourism have made it easier to explore the mysteries of other lands, things were very different during the latter part of the 19th century. At that time,