Wait… Pikachu Can Speak ENGLISH??

Pokemon fans across the United States have taken to Twitter voicing their opinions on Pikachu’s unforseen monologue during the new Pokemon: I Choose You movie. Global News Director at Buzzfeed shared a video which perfectly captures (excuse the pun) the disgust and confusion we’re sure you’ll all feel when you first hear it too:   Hi, I am just learning that Pikachu speaks English in … Continue reading Wait… Pikachu Can Speak ENGLISH??

Boruto & Friends Feature in Toho Cinemas

If you’re going to promote a chain of cinemas in Japan, you could do worse than enlisting the aid of some well known anime characters. Toho Cinemas have dropped a new promotional commercial showing Kami-Usagi Rope’s Rope and Akira being hassled by Naruto and Boruto. The commercial is to showcase the latest cinema in the Toho chain for the Uenuo area in Tokyo. Catch the ad … Continue reading Boruto & Friends Feature in Toho Cinemas

Disney Receives A Japanese Touch

Now here’s something that looks absolutely beautiful. Chinese artist, STARshadowmagic, took it upon themselves to reimagine some of the Disney Princesses with gorgeous kimonos completely transforming the characters into something different and amazing to look at. Some of the characters aren’t Princesses but they’re still beautiful nonetheless. For more stunning art, check out the artist over on Pixiv and Twitter. Continue reading Disney Receives A Japanese Touch

New Trailer For Free! Take Your Marks

Anyone needing more of those Free! swimming boys? Well, here’s a new trailer for the upcoming feature animated film, Free! Take Your Marks. The film, which is broken up into 4 parts, will hit Japanese cinemas later this year on October 28th. The fours parts are listed below: #1 Unmei no Choice! #2 Hitou no Cooling Down!  #3 Kessoku no Butterfly! #4 Tabidachi no Eternal … Continue reading New Trailer For Free! Take Your Marks

Got an hour and forty minutes to kill? Review on Death Note (US) 2017…

The adaption that nobody asked for was finally released…. When I write a review about something I try to remain positive and optimistic. I try to see the good in a project and give it a fair go. I went into watching the new ‘Death Note’ film that has been released on Netflix on August 25th with an open mind. With that said my mind … Continue reading Got an hour and forty minutes to kill? Review on Death Note (US) 2017…

MadFest Melbourne To Premiere ‘Mary And The Witch’s Flower’

Incredibly exciting news was revealed today that has caused quite the hype amongst Australian anime fans. Madman Entertainment has just announced that a highly anticipated movie will have its official Australian Premiere at the final 2017 Madman Anime Festival (MadFest) in Melbourne this November. Mary and the Witch’s Flower the first feature film from Studio Ponoc, the Japanese animation house founded by former Studio Ghibli producer … Continue reading MadFest Melbourne To Premiere ‘Mary And The Witch’s Flower’

Review: The Red Turtle (DVD)

The Red Turtle is an animated feature film collaboration between French company, Wild Bunch and famed Japanese animation house, Studio Ghibli. It’s at times beautiful, haunting, suspenseful and ultimately depressing and sad but don’t let that detract you from watching this stunning film. The film tells the story of a young man who finds himself shipwrecked on an island who quickly learns that he has … Continue reading Review: The Red Turtle (DVD)

Madman Presents: CELEBRATE STUDIO GHIBLI

Ok, this next bit of news is probably the most excited I’ve been in a long time! Madman recently announced that they’re bringing a Studio Ghibli celebration to Australian cinemas with CELEBRATE STUDIO GHIBLI. This is an event that will run for one month showcasing the beautiful Ghibli movies beginning from August 24th through to September 20th, 2017 across Australia and New Zealand. The event … Continue reading Madman Presents: CELEBRATE STUDIO GHIBLI

New Tokyo Ghoul Live Action Trailer

Live action films based on anime can either be awesome (Rurouni Kenshin) or downright terrible (Attack On Titan). The latest series to take the plunge into the live action arena is Tokyo Ghoul and while the poster we’ve seen looks awesome, we’re still deciding on how the actual film will play out. Have a look at the most recent trailer below and let us know … Continue reading New Tokyo Ghoul Live Action Trailer