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Archive for 2012/11


Reimagining Excellence

Today we see two different takes on more established shows among anime fans.  The first is the much anticipated Moyashimon Returns, which has the same cast and circumstances as the first season but is presented in a completely different manner.  Sadly, this change doesn’t really turn out for the better. The second is another offspring […]

The Past and the Present

Two new reviews for you folks today! First up is perhaps the oldest anime yet to be reviewed here: Kaikyaku takes a look at Hakujaden, which looks at an ancient Chinese tale through a Disney-inspired lens. The actual movie is rough, but it’s important as a piece of animated history, because it’s the first anime […]

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