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Archive for 2008/09


Guns and Libraries

In a medium where nuns with guns are an everyday affair and lolis with AK-47s stand in a line stretching from one end of continental America to the other, it’s hard to get a novel hybrid for everyone’s favorite killing device. Production I.G does the impossible by setting up a genuinely unique marriage between guns […]

Unsettling anime

That’s today’s go, with a review of the 6-part OVA series, Mnemosyne and Masamune Shirou‘s latest anime, Ghost Hound.  Neither, according to our reviewers, are exceptional, but enjoy nonetheless.

Another Touch anime

Godai continues his streak of reviews with his opinion of Touch: Cross Road, and he gives another look at a ’90s classic, Escaflowne.

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