Stein’s Gate (Shutainzu Gēto)

Stein’s Gate (Shutainzu Gēto) 2011 Game adaptations that work exceptionally well as film or longer narratives feel rare to me – but maybe that’s a reflection of my limited knowledge of animation that falls into that range? Either way, I think this series is outstanding. It’s rightly considered a classic of speculative fiction and anime;Continue reading “Stein’s Gate (Shutainzu Gēto)”

Psycho-Pass (Saiko Pasu)

Psycho-Pass (Saiko Pasu) 2012 I thought I’d try to avoid a long, rambling preamble for a change and instead take a shot at summing up my response to the show in a few words – disturbing, fascinating and mostly compelling. While it actually took me months to finish Psycho-Pass (usually watching one or a fewContinue reading “Psycho-Pass (Saiko Pasu)”

B: The Beginning

Perhaps a quick warning – this review is even more rambling than usual, so if you’re looking for a plot summary maybe click here first 😀 So! There was a whole lot I liked about B: The Beginning (and it’s nice to know there is a second season in production) but one thing that bugsContinue reading “B: The Beginning”

Iria: Zeiram the Animation (I.R.I.A. Zeiramu Ji Animēshon)

Iria: Zeiram the Animation (I.R.I.A. Zeiramu Ji Animēshon) 1994 This short OVA series serves as a prequel, kinda, to the sci-fi/comedy/action film Zeriam from 1991 which, based on my quick comparison via youtube (which was not in any way comprehensive btw) has a kinda Power Rangers feel, though it’s not pitched at young folks either.Continue reading “Iria: Zeiram the Animation (I.R.I.A. Zeiramu Ji Animēshon)”

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