Anime Inferno http://www.animeinferno.com.au Australia's favourite anime, manga and gaming fansite! Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:30:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Video: Sailor Moon Remastered Blu-Ray Box Set 1 unboxing & DVD comparison http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/04/17/video-sailor-moon-remastered-blu-ray-box-set-1-unboxing-dvd-comparison/ http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/04/17/video-sailor-moon-remastered-blu-ray-box-set-1-unboxing-dvd-comparison/#respond Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:30:50 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7449 We’ve covered Madman’s awesome Sailor Moon Season 1 Blu-Ray box set in an earlier review, but we’ve finally gotten around to putting together a video showing off the awesome box set itself as well as a comparison with the DVD release (make sure you crank up the video quality for best results!): You can keep […]

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Review: Digimon Adventure Tri Part 2: Determination (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/04/16/review-digimon-adventure-tri-part-2-determination-blu-ray/ http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/04/16/review-digimon-adventure-tri-part-2-determination-blu-ray/#respond Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:30:56 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7444 Digimon Adventure Tri Part 1 was pretty awesome – stacks of references to the rich world established with the first TV series and an inspired art design made for compelling viewing. So with Digimon Adventure Tri Part 2 we find our journey with this new arc at a cross roads with the opportunity to double-down […]

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Review: School-Live! Complete Series (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/03/31/review-school-live-complete-series-blu-ray/ Fri, 30 Mar 2018 23:30:21 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7430 A couple of things to preface this review: First, School-Live! isn’t an idol anime – It’s ‘live’ as in ‘living’. Yay English! And second, it’s impossible to talk about this series without spoiling the premise and the first episode entirely. Ye be warned! School-Live!, otherwise known as Gakkou Gurashi! presents the story of four girls, […]

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Review: Your Name (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/03/27/review-your-name-blu-ray/ Tue, 27 Mar 2018 00:41:50 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7408 There are movies, series and comics that come along every now and then that present something refreshingly unique with an equally powerful storyline. Without any filling, Your Name (Kimi no Na wa) could be described as a body swapping romantic drama that transcends time, place and memory. There is however, so much more to this […]

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Review: Three Leaves, Three Colors Complete Series (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/03/19/review-three-leaves-three-colors-complete-series-dvd/ Sun, 18 Mar 2018 23:30:44 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7397 Yoko Nishikawa is a former rich girl now living the pauper’s life – but you’d never know it from her mannerisms. When two of her classmates stumble upon her eating a bag of 50-yen bread crusts for lunch in a quiet spot of the school gardens, the ojou-sama illusion is well and truly shattered, but […]

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Review: Danganronpa 3 The End of Hope’s Peak High School – Future Arc & Despair Arc http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/03/08/review-danganronpa-3-the-end-of-hopes-peak-high-school-future-arc-despair-arc/ Wed, 07 Mar 2018 23:30:50 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7356 Danganronpa 3 The End of Hope’s Peak High School is comprised of two DVDs, the Future Arc & Despair Arc, that together make up the entirety of DanganRonpa 3. The two arcs are set in different time periods, and at the time Danganronpa 3 was being aired episodes from each arc were released alternating weeks. […]

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Review: Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions: Rikka Version (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/03/05/review-love-chunibyo-other-delusions-rikka-version-dvd/ Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:47 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7369 Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions (previously reviewed here) was easily one of the best romantic comedy anime series in recent memory (provided you ignore most of the floundering second season), with a great cast and touching story. Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions: Rikka Version takes the first season and promises to retell it through Rikka’s eyes […]

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Review: Charlotte Part 2 (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/02/26/review-charlotte-part-2-blu-ray/ Sun, 25 Feb 2018 23:30:17 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7358 I reviewed part one of Charlotte back in September, noting that it ended on a fairly dark note and I was curious to see how it played out from there. In volume two, the stakes are raised significantly, and the already strange world of superpowered kids takes on a whole new level of crazy. It’s […]

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Review: A Silent Voice (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/02/15/review-a-silent-voice-blu-ray/ Wed, 14 Feb 2018 23:15:25 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7279 A Silent Voice is a movie that accomplishes several seemingly impossible balancing acts at once. Characters that initially appear despicable are allowed some semblance of reconciliation in a narrative punctured with such sadness opposite moments of complete catharsis and joy. It feels like a film that could have so easily suffered from severe tonal whiplash, […]

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Review: Kancolle: Kantai Collection Complete Series (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/02/12/review-kancolle-kantai-collection-complete-series-dvd/ Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:12 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7318 Kantai Collection is something that, at this point, almost every weeaboo is at least peripherally aware of. Even if you don’t know what it actually is, or even know the name, you’ll almost certainly recognise it as That Thing With The Girls That Are Also Boats Because Japan. And that’s exactly the literal premise – […]

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Review: Sailor Moon Complete Season 1 (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/02/09/review-sailor-moon-complete-season-1-blu-ray/ Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:24 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7304 So two years ago I postulated that the only way we would ever see Toei’s 1990s adaptation of Sailor Moon in HD was if Madman could magically access an equally magical restoration from a Japanese release. Which actually happened, and I’m still in shock. So now we have Sailor Moon Complete Season 1 on Blu-Ray […]

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Review: Dragon Ball Z Movie Collection 2 (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/02/07/review-dragon-ball-z-movie-collection-2-blu-ray/ Wed, 07 Feb 2018 00:00:48 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7283 In our last exciting episode of Anime Inferno, I got a bit old and grumpy about the first Dragon Ball Z Movie Collection. This second collection of Dragon Ball Z movies grabs everything from 1992 through to 1995, thereby closing out the remaining movies based on the Dragon Ball Z timeline that finished up in […]

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Review: Ushio and Tora Complete Series (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/01/24/review-ushio-and-tora-complete-series-dvd/ Tue, 23 Jan 2018 23:08:32 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7249 Ushio Aotsuki is an average middle school student of the anime variety – he gets into fist fights with his dad over petty arguments, is incapable of ignoring people in need, and has several friends who show their affection for him by being as violent and tsundere as possible. If that wasn’t enough, Ushio also […]

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Review: Dragon Ball Z Remastered Movie Collection 1 (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/01/16/review-dragon-ball-z-remastered-movie-collection-1-blu-ray/ Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:20 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7230 Akira Toriyama’s international money printing machine, Dragon Ball Z, featured a huge number of movies and specials over the course of its Japanese run. This recent release from Madman takes care of packaging the first six movies plus the Bardock and History of Trunks specials in delightfully restored HD. Given the volume of content in […]

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Review: Metal Slug 1 OST (Vinyl) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2018/01/04/review-metal-slug-1-ost-vinyl/ Thu, 04 Jan 2018 00:00:46 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7217 Metal Slug drew all sorts of excitement when the series hit arcades in the ’90s on SNK’s fan-favourite Neo Geo platform. Nazca’s legendary development on the iconic visual splendour and awesome run and gun gameplay have been the focus of all sorts of fan discussion over the years, but with this release from Data Discs […]

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Review: Mamoru Hosoda Collected Works (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/12/24/review-mamoru-hosoda-collected-works-blu-ray/ Sat, 23 Dec 2017 22:30:36 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7190 Mamoru Hosoda has had a fascinating career that has culminated in the production of several outstanding films, cementing him as a visionary filmmaker in the world of animation. Originally acting as key animator in series such as Dragon Ball Z and Sailor Moon, Hosoda has also directed two short movies for the Digimon franchise; Digimon […]

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics Shortlisted Mascots Revealed http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/12/13/tokyo-2020-olympics-shortlisted-mascots-revealed/ Tue, 12 Dec 2017 22:30:29 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7176 The Tokyo 2020 twitter has recently revealed three sets of mascots shortlisted to represent the Olympic and Paralympic Games. Anyone familiar with characters like Kumamon and Domo-kun know that Japan has turned the mascot business into an art, using cute and wacky characters to represent regions, local attractions, and products. Naturally, this would result in […]

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Review: One Piece Film – GOLD (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/11/26/review-one-piece-film-gold-bluray/ Sun, 26 Nov 2017 00:08:17 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7152 Catapult back into the One Piece universe as the Straw Hat Pirates embark on a new adventure at the Grand Lines’ entertainment city, Gran Tesoro. One Piece Film GOLD enters a floating mega Casino where striking it big means your wildest dreams can come true. Drawn in by the neon lights and allure of a […]

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Review: Food Wars Complete Series 1 (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/11/19/review-food-wars-complete-series-1-blu-ray/ Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:00:44 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7112 Food Wars has earned something of a reputation for its fusion of passionate food-analysis and copius fan service. The question lies in how the balance of these two elements will play out and if the narrative is strong enough to escape the fleshy grasp of its protagonists. Food Wars Complete Season 1 kicks off the […]

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Review: Rin-Ne Complete Season 2 (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/11/16/review-rin-ne-complete-season-2-dvd/ Wed, 15 Nov 2017 23:00:36 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7091 Another day, another batch of spirits to put to rest and a slew of monetary related problems. At least, that’s the case for half-shinigami Rinne Rokudo in Rin-Ne season 2. Alongside his friend Sakura Mamiya (who can see spirits despite being human), and black cat helper Rokumon, Rinne must guide spirits to the afterlife on […]

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Video: SNES Mini – First Impressions http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/11/03/video-snes-mini-first-impressions/ Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:14 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7115 You know how the internet got all excited at the end of September about the SNES Mini? Well, we did too… except real life got in the way, so here’s a belated nerdtastic look at an hour of messing around with the Australian release of the SNES Mini! You can keep up with our YouTube […]

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Review: Berserk Complete Series Blu-Ray http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/10/28/review-berserk-complete-series-blu-ray/ Fri, 27 Oct 2017 23:33:08 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7095 The story of Berserk is as much of a tale of friendship and adventure, as it is of tragedy and survival. Written and Illustrated by the talented Kentaro Miura, the Berserk manga won the Tezuka Osamu Award for Excellence in 2002. Coming back to watch the original animated series from 1997 has been a real […]

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Review: Digimon Tamers Complete Series (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/10/13/review-digimon-tamers-complete-series/ Thu, 12 Oct 2017 22:29:12 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7046 When it comes to shows from your childhood, impartiality can be difficult. Attempting to separate the positive memories of watching early morning television on the weekends from the actual narrative proficiency and entertainment value of a show can be nigh impossible in these circumstances, so strong is the desire for things to be exactly as […]

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Review: Sailor Moon S: Part 2 (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/10/10/review-sailor-moon-s-part-2-dvd/ Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:20 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7015 Is there ever a bad time to watch Sailor Moon S? Probably not – it’s generally regarded as the fan favourite when it comes to the 1990s adaptation of Sailor Moon, and this release brings all the excitement to a close in terrific style. After the somewhat anti-climatic finale for the previous set (Usagi saved […]

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Trailer Release http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/30/red-dead-redemption-2-trailer-release/ Fri, 29 Sep 2017 23:53:15 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7055 Rockstar Games have released an all-new trailer for their highly anticipated game Red Dead Redemption 2. Serving as a prequel to the 2010 Red Dead Redemption, the new addition to the series tells the story of Arthur Morgan, an outlaw part of the Van der Linde gang who robs and fights his way across America. […]

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Review: Expelled from Paradise (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/27/review-expelled-from-paradise-dvd/ Wed, 27 Sep 2017 09:48:13 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7018 In a future with a ruined Earth and Digital Humans, Expelled from Paradise is an action adventure with a surprisingly touching end. Floating above the abandoned planet, DEVA is a cyber universe where humans have abandoned their physical bodies and now exist in servers. When an unprecedented cyber attack is traced from Earth, DEVA dispatch […]

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Review: Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid Complete Series (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/26/review-valkyrie-drive-mermaid-complete-series-dvd/ Tue, 26 Sep 2017 01:00:49 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=7025 May as well be upfront here – To call Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid ‘lewd’ is just about the understatement of the decade. This show is basically a hair’s-breadth away from being a full-blown hentai series at any given moment, and fully deserving of the R18+ rating that adorns the cover. Consider yourself warned. The yuri-tastic series […]

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Review: Charlotte Volume 1 (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/25/review-charlotte-volume-1-dvd/ Mon, 25 Sep 2017 02:15:45 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6865 Charlotte takes place in an alternate reality where a small percentage of children gain superhuman abilities at the onset of puberty, with the catch that the power will disappear as the child ages. The story follows protagonist Yuu Otosaka, who has the ability to possess anyone in his line of sight for five seconds, while his […]

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Review: Sonic Mania OST (Vinyl) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/25/review-sonic-mania-ost-vinyl/ Mon, 25 Sep 2017 01:00:27 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6992 Sonic Mania’s captured a fair share of love on the internet and certainly stole our collective hearts away, leaving a gushing initial playthrough in its wake, but in addition to a great presentation and razor-sharp gameplay, its soundtrack performs an amazing job of revisiting classic tracks and creating new ones to accompany the additional levels […]

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Review: Erased Volume 2 (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/23/review-erased-volume-2-blu-ray/ Sat, 23 Sep 2017 00:00:06 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6967 Erased Volume 2 hits the ground running, with the stakes higher than they’ve ever been as Satoru returns to 1988 once again to try and change Kayo’s fate. Now a little more knowledgeable on the events of the past, Satoru attempts to avoid his prior mistakes and goes on the offensive – hiding Kayo from […]

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Video: Sonic Mania – First Impressions http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/16/video-sonic-mania-first-impressions/ Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:00:46 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6962 I’m genuinely amazing we’ve had two amazing trips back to Sega’s glory years in 2017 – first Wonderboy, now Sonic. The result of an uber-collaboration between Christian Whitehead, Headcannon and PagodaWest Games, Sonic Mania is pure class – or at least the first 40 minutes of gameplay is! It’s so glorious we thought we’d share […]

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Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! English Trailer http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/12/pokemon-the-movie-i-choose-you-english-trailer/ Tue, 12 Sep 2017 00:21:55 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6953 The twentieth film in the Pokémon franchise, Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! was released in Japan back in July, but the film is finally getting a release in western cinemas this November. Commemorating the twentieth anniversary of the anime, the film is a retelling of the first time Ash and Pikachu met, albeit a […]

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Review: Seiyu’s Life Complete Series (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/08/review-seiyus-life-complete-series-dvd/ Fri, 08 Sep 2017 01:00:58 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6934 Seiyu’s Life’s premise is refreshingly interesting – self-referencial seiyu career drama/slice of life/coming of age-character based story with a big emphasis on the nitty gritty quirks of working in Japan’s highly-competitive and internationally recognised voice talent industry. As a long-time fanboy why wouldn’t I jump at the chance to check it out? Seiyu’s Life follows […]

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Review: Amagi Brilliant Park (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/09/06/review-amagi-brilliant-park-blu-ray/ Wed, 06 Sep 2017 01:00:52 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6931 Amagi Brilliant Park throws an egotistical and talented high school student into the shoes of a manager set to achieve impossible attendance figures at an ailing theme park. It’s certainly one of the more unique settings I’ve seen in years if nothing else, but the suffusion of supernatural magic ensures you’re still in for an […]

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Review: One Punch Man (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/08/22/review-one-punch-man-blu-ray/ Tue, 22 Aug 2017 01:00:42 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6895 One Punch Man has earned a feverish cult following in the aftermath of its critical and commercial success since 2015. This latest release from Madman brings together the full TV series and the OVAs into a single package, so now seems as good an opportunity as any dive in to see what all the hype […]

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Review: The Red Turtle (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/08/19/review-the-red-turtle-dvd/ Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:31:04 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6897 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 […]

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Review: Guilty Crown Complete Series (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/08/11/review-guilty-crown-complete-series-blu-ray/ Fri, 11 Aug 2017 01:27:18 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6881 A beautifully presented animated series by IG Productions, Guilty Crown takes us to a Tokyo once devastated by the Apocalypse Virus. It’s been 10 years since the outbreak began and with the help of the United Nations and GHQ, Japan has slowly rebuilt. Called the Lost Christmas, many people fell victim to the virus and […]

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Review: Altered Beast OST (Vinyl) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/08/09/review-altered-beast-ost-vinyl/ Wed, 09 Aug 2017 01:00:21 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6834 Altered Beast roared into arcades on Sega’s mighty System 16 arcade platform in 1988 before famously joining the Mega Drive as a pack-in title at launch. The game has copped plenty of criticism over the years for its simple gameplay, but to be honest I’ve got a bit of a soft spot for it. Cutting […]

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Video: Smashing Hard Mode in WonderBoy: The Dragon’s Trap http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/08/07/video-smashing-hard-mode-in-wonderboy-the-dragons-trap/ Mon, 07 Aug 2017 00:30:03 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6859 So I’m a little obsessed with the WonderBoy: The Dragon’s Trap remake on the PS4 (I embarrassingly gushed over it in a previous video), so much so that I’ve put together a quick video going through my thoughts on how to work through the game’s Hard Mode if you’re a bit of an average gamer […]

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Review: Erased Volume 1 (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/08/05/review-erased-volume-1-blu-ray/ Fri, 04 Aug 2017 23:30:49 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6729 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 […]

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Review: Digimon Adventure Tri Part 1 – Reunion (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/08/01/review-digimon-adventure-tri-part-1-reunion-blu-ray/ Tue, 01 Aug 2017 01:00:05 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6658 Digimon Adventure Tri Part 1 – Reunion is an ambitious continuation of the popular anime series which began in 1999. Instead of going back to the TV format though, Toei has opted to tell its latest story arc across 6 feature-length movies. With the films coming to an end shortly (the final entry will screen […]

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Twitch Streams Anime http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/07/31/twitch-streams-anime/ Mon, 31 Jul 2017 08:15:23 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6816 Over the years, Twitch.tv has been a staple source of entertainment for many gamers who enjoy watching and interacting with content creators. Since its establishment as a video game stream service, it has since branched out into role playing games, art, real life, and more. Now, Twitch has realised that its user base, while primarily made up […]

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We have competitions, One Piece Film Gold and Gangsta up for grabs! http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/07/31/we-have-competitions-one-piece-film-gold-and-gangsta-up-for-grabs/ Mon, 31 Jul 2017 02:30:44 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6806 Thanks to the magnificent team at Madman Entertainment we have not one but TWO competitions running for the next two weeks. For fans of series’ whose narrative length defies all expectations we have the recently-released One Piece Film Gold in your choice of DVD or Blu-Ray! For those who prefer gritty awesome goodness we also […]

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AVCon 2017 round-up http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/07/29/avcon-2017-round-up/ Sat, 29 Jul 2017 05:30:30 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6662 It’s July and we’re in Adelaide which means – it’s AVCon time! Inferno and I were fortunate to attend Adelaide’s annual AVCon excitement last weekend and had a chance to chat with attendees, visit stalls, take photos and check out what was on show for this year’s convention. As the name implies, AVCon is all […]

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Review: Robotics;Notes Complete Series (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/07/28/review-roboticsnotes-complete-series-blu-ray/ Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:32:42 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6654 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 […]

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Review: Sailor Moon R – The Movie (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/07/21/review-sailor-moon-r-the-movie-dvd/ Fri, 21 Jul 2017 01:00:04 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6642 Sailor Moon R: The Movie was a pivotal moment of discovery as a Sailor Moon fanboy in the 90s. After smashing through the DiC localisation on repeat for so long, the arrival of the internet and a rather spectacular ultimate guide for the series in the April 1997 issue of Animerica (which also featured coming-soon […]

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Review: Snow White with the Red Hair (Blu-Ray) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/07/16/review-snow-white-with-the-red-hair-blu-ray/ Sun, 16 Jul 2017 00:30:49 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6551 Bearing little relevance to its namesake, Snow White with the Red Hair is a relaxed anime that leaves a lot to be desired. The most appropriate word I found to describe it would be “basic”. While the medieval setting in the anime is preferable over the typical school backdrop, it wasn’t utilised to its full potential. Furthermore, […]

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Review: Classroom Crisis (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/07/15/review-classroom-crisis-dvd/ Sat, 15 Jul 2017 00:00:08 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6493 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 […]

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Video: 5 reasons to revisit Cardcaptor Sakura http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/07/07/video-5-reasons-to-revisit-cardcaptor-sakura/ Fri, 07 Jul 2017 01:00:51 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6546 Yes we’re back in video form! In our latest endeavour Mangaman and Iron Chap share their unrivalled and manly enthusiasm for CLAMP’s legendary mahou shoujo classic, Cardcaptor Sakura. Well, in the form of a top5 video at least… You can keep up with our YouTube activities by visiting http://www.animeinferno.com.au/youtube – if you like what you […]

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Review: Re Hamatora Complete Collection Season 2 (DVD) http://www.animeinferno.com.au/2017/07/06/re-hamatora-complete-collection-season-2-dvd-review/ Thu, 06 Jul 2017 00:51:28 +0000 http://www.animeinferno.com.au/?p=6555 After the cliff hanger ending of the first season Re Hamatora kicks off in Nowhere Café, the gangs usual hangout. There is a sombre atmosphere as it becomes apparent they have just been to Nices’ funeral. It is a bit startling to think the main character has been killed over three months ago, however it’s […]

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