Review: The Red Turtle (DVD)

Co-produced with Studio Ghibli, Michael Dudok de Wit’s first full-length animated film delves into the life of a man who finds himself marooned on an island after a storm, as he desperately searches for a way to escape. Unfortunately, his attempts to leave the island are continuously thwarted by a large red turtle, and each […]

Review: Erased Volume 1 (Blu-Ray)

Satoru Fujinuma is a directionless pizza parlour worker who wants to create his own manga, but is struggling to find anyone willing to show an interest in his stories. Although his day-to-day life appears mundane, Satoru’s past is consumed by memories of his classmate Kayo Hinazuki, and two other children who were murdered in his […]

Review: Robotics;Notes Complete Series (Blu-Ray)

Akiho Senomiya is part of the Central Tanegashima High School Robotics Club and dreams of making a life-sized and fully functional replica of Gunvarrel, a robot from an old TV show. Unfortunately, Akiho and her video game obsessed friend Kaito Yashio are the only two students in the club and are facing challenges making this […]

Review: Classroom Crisis (DVD)

In a future where  the technology to travel space and inhabit other planets has been developed, humans have expanded their reach beyond Earth and colonized Mars. One of Japan’s new prefectures on the planet, Fourth Tokyo, is home to the elite Kirishina Corporation that specializes in the development of space aeronautics technology. The company also […]

Review: Samurai Flamenco Complete Series (DVD)

Masayoshi Hazama is a model with dreams of becoming a real-life superhero, so he takes to the streets donning his superhero persona, Samurai Flamenco. But without superpowers or a fancy crime fighting suit,  Masayoshi has to start small, and spends his nights targeting teenage loiterers, litterbugs, and purse snatchers. While performing his heroic duties, Masayoshi […]

Review: My Love Story!! Complete Series (DVD)

Though he doesn’t look it, Takeo Goda is a first year high-school student. He’s got plenty of friends and is popular with all the guys in his class, but thanks to his intimidating physical appearance he’s never had a girlfriend, and anyone he’s interested in is immediately drawn to his best friend Sunakawa. This all […]

Review: Yowamushi Pedal the Movie (DVD)

After the Inter High competition wraps up, every team who performed well is sent an invitation to compete in the Kumamoto Hi Province Mountain Range Race. Teams from all over the country are set to participate in the race, including Hakone Academy, looking to redeem themselves after their first place loss during the Inter High, Hiroshima […]