Tag Archives: Arakawa Hiromu

Keyframe 140 – Let’s Talk About Conventions

One of the highlights of any anime fan’s calendar is the convention, where like-minded people gather together to cosplay, shop, listen to panels, enjoy the atmosphere, and even possibly meet the odd voice actor. They’ve become a staple of anime communities all over the world,

Keyframe 109 – A Game of Segues

Confusion reigns this week as the alcohol flows (for one of us anyway), wigs are glued and Reboot gets a reboot. In other news, Sega and Paramount pictures pick up the gauntlet thrown by Nintendo and announce a Sonic the Hedgehog feature film, and Kumo

4-Panel 44 – Darkseid Versus The Fat Controller

It’s time for comics and manga again, and this week we discuss Anthony Mendes’ motion comic, the strange world of DC superheroes and supervillains in their Thomas The Tank Engine form (this is real – we kid you not), and more. Our featured comics and

Full Metal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos

Dairy farming isn’t something that one would normally associate with anime and manga, especially as there’s nothing really entertaining about looking after or milking cows. There is, however, a rather improbable connection between these seemingly disparate industries, and nowhere is this more apparent than when

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Full Metal Alchemist (Manga)

[singlepic id=488 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=489 w=320 h=240 float=center] One of the problems with something being truly good is that every so often it becomes a victim of its own success, and in a sense that’s what happened with the fans of Full Metal

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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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Full Metal Alchemist

[singlepic id=64 w=320 h=240 float=left] [singlepic id=63 w=320 h=240 float=center] Obsession is a very strange thing indeed, and may be one of the few human traits that so clearly falls between heaven and hell. What one does with their obsession though, well, therein lies an