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Today we’ve got reviews of Real Bout High School and Steel Angel Kurumi II for you. Check them out! You know you want to! In music news, if you haven’t heard yet, The Pillows will be touring the US and Mexico! The Pillows are a Japanese rock group that have contributed outstanding music to significant […]


We’re serving up a review of Kagrra’s indie album Ouka Ranman for you today. But we’ve also got something different and exciting: an in-depth exploration of an important facet of Japanese theatrical culture: Noh drama! Be sure to check it out.

More reviews!

We love reviews, and we’re sharing the love! We’ve got two new reviews, one of the anime Initial D, and another for 23ji no Ongaku, the soundtrack to a Japanese drama series. Enjoy them as our gift to you to help start your week out on the right foot.

Yay. It’s Tuesday.

But every day’s a good day when there are reviews to announce!  We have something for everyone this time, with a review of the anime movie Nadia of the Mysterious Seas as well as a review of X Japan’s album Jealousy, a classic of the J-rock scene. They’re guaranteed brighten up your tedious weekdays.  Enjoy! In […]

Extra! Extra! We’ve got updates!

It’s a weekend special!  We’ve got three anime reviews right off the press for you today: Koi Kaze, Hellsing, and Mai-Otome.  Snap ’em up while they’re hot!

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