Chrno Crusade (Manga)

When people think of shounen anime and manga they will undoubtedly think of stories that follow the typical format of never giving up and believing in your friends. Along the way the main characters in these tales may gain various abilities that make them insanely

Amagami SS

If you don’t know where you’re from, then you don’t know where you are, and you don’t know where you’re going. It’s a fairly trite adage, but like most old sayings there’s an element of truth to it. When it comes to visual media though,

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Chrno Crusade (Manga)

[singlepic id=145 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=149 w=320 h=240 float=center] When people think of shounen anime and manga they will undoubtedly think of stories that follow the typical format of never giving up and believing in your friends. Along the way the main characters in

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Amagami SS

[singlepic id=166 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=167 w=320 h=240 float=center] If you don’t know where you’re from, then you don’t know where you are, and you don’t know where you’re going. It’s a fairly trite adage, but like most old sayings there’s an element of

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Stardust Memories

[singlepic id=159 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=160 w=320 h=240 float=center]   Science fiction has long been a mainstay of the anime and manga industries, with the number of tales that have some relationship to it running into the hundreds. It’s surprising then, that such a

Gintama

Over the years there have been a multitude of comedy shows that have graced our TV screens, from the surreal stylings of Monty Python and sarcastic wit of Blackadder, to the sci-fi tomfoolery of Red Dwarf and the strange antics of The Fast Show. There

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Gintama

[singlepic id=150 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=151 w=320 h=240 float=center] Over the years there have been a multitude of comedy shows that have graced our TV screens, from the surreal stylings of Monty Python and sarcastic wit of Blackadder, to the sci-fi tomfoolery of Red

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Full Metal Alchemist: Brotherhood

[singlepic id=141 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=140 w=320 h=240 float=center] Adaptations have long been a thorn in the side of anime viewers, but not because they are inherently bad. No, the main problem has been that many studios have regarded the original work almost as

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Slayers

[singlepic id=128 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=129 w=320 h=240 float=center] The mid 1990s were a bit of a special time for anime, kind of like a mini golden age. Akira had opened the doors to the West and, after a taking a little rest, the