Anime & Manga

Anime & Manga

my eyes, they can't take it

what is this, i don’t even… as posted on the Anime News Network: The anime studio Asahi Production has announced on Wednesday that it is launching the AGC38 project, which it describes as the first talent and entertainment unit composed of 38 female characters. In Asahi’s plans, this unit will …

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too soon.

satoshi kon, the creator of many of my favorite anime and films, passed away on august 24th at 46 years old.  he was a pioneer in animation, pushing genres and blowing away stereotypes to create a broader and more versatile medium.  few were better than satoshi kon at showing us …

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wanna learn how to draw anime? this is the man to go to.

having trouble drawing?  this man is here to solve all your problems. from naruto to an anime fight scene, this man can do it all with ease. [youtube=http://http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zOagbCW7A-s] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=42rPdnzxARc] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7jgGzcDL_zw] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gft1P53zR60] i don’t know where to begin; the pre-sketch that’s on the paper before he starts drawing, his wonky figures, …

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the nerd car of my dreams

it’s both a blessing and a curse that i’ve come across these images.  a blessing because it’s a fantasy of mine turned into reality, but a curse because some fan as devoted as i am had the balls and money to carry it out while i sit here in the …

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Gantz: in real life!

those of you who heard the news about the two-parter live action film based on the popular manga and anime series ‘Gantz’, you’ll be glad to hear the first film is on it’s way to release on january, 2011. live action adaptations of anime in japan always tend to be …

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Let Me Explain

So I haven’t actually watched this anime. I read the manga. And I can say it’s probably one of the blatantly pervy ones out there. But there are some laughs and some half way decent characters. It was just too difficult to take seriously. Haruna is one of my all …

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K-ON!! extension

i was thinking K-ON!! (season 2) was nearing to an end as the first season was 13 episodes, when all of a sudden i see that season 2 will be 26 episodes!  this can only be good news, as i’ve been having some concerns with the pace of this season …

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Watarirouka Hashiritai

for those who don’t know, ‘watarirouka hashiritai’ is a subgroup created in 2009 consisting of members watanabe mayu, ohta aika, nakagawa haruka, hirajima natsumi, and kikuchi ayaka. (debut single ‘hatsukoi dash’) what’s interesting is that this was announced by akimoto yasushi to be a reincarnation of his subgroup that existed …

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Things to do before AX

In anticipation for AX I am going to compile a list of anime series that I want to revisit/watch before I head to LA at the end of the month. So far this is my list~ K-on (both seasons) One piece Bleach Angel Beats! Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei Kimi ni Todoke Spice …

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