Monthly Archives: April 2011

Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo


Albert, an aristocrat from Paris, finds himself listless and bored with his pampered life, so he and his best friend Franz set out across the galaxy to the Luna, the surface of the moon for a Mardi Gras-like festival. While … Continue reading

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Full Metal Panic 2nd Raid


Life isn’t easy for teenage soldier Sousuke Sagara, who must split his time between his Mithral assignments as a pilot for the special Arm Slave Arbalest and attending a Japanese high school, where he overzealously continues as the protector for … Continue reading

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Samurai Champloo


Mugen is a wild, womanizing warrior who believes absolutely in doing his own thing; he is no one’s servant or slave and does whatever he wants, and if that happens to mean killing thugs who get in his way, so … Continue reading

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Full Metal Panic review


Black Technology has allowed for the existence in modern day of what once seemed like sci fi elements, most notably mecha, super-submarines, and devices like the Lambda Driver, which can convert a mecha pilot’s thoughts and impulses into reality. The … Continue reading

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Evangelion 2.22: You Can [Not] Advance


At NERV’s Euro Base, the dissected and carefully-studied Third Angel attempts a break-out, forcing Mari, an enthusiastic new pilot, to use the makeshift Eva Unit-05 to do battle. Back in Japan, Shinji and his father meet at his mother’s grave, … Continue reading

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Eureka 7


Renton tries to settle in to life on the Gekkostate, but finds that he has dedicated adversaries in Eureka’s three “children,” who are merciless in their efforts to try to drive him away from their “mother.” The crew of the … Continue reading

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Evangelion: 1.11 You Are [Not] Alone


In 2000 the Second Impact occurred, flooding the world and killing nearly half its population. Fifteen years later gigantic beings called Angels have appeared with the apparent intent of finding Lilith, the Second Angel, and thus initiating the Third Impact … Continue reading

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