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Full of passion and perhaps even a little touch of controversy, the subject of each opinion is always based on a firm love for the amazing art form known as anime. Try not to take these editorials too seriously though!

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Exclusive Shows You Should Be Watching On FunimationNow

Tue, 19 Apr 2016

With its expansion into the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland earlier this month, the FunimationNow streaming service has brought its…

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Kizumonogatari Review

Wed, 02 Mar 2016

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Kikujiro (Dir: Takeshi Kitano, 1999) Review

Tue, 23 Feb 2016

Kikujiro is Takeshi Kitano’s most innocent film. It’s a story of a little boy and his unlikely adult guardian on a summer trip…

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Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2016

Mon, 18 Jan 2016

This year’s Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme launches in just under a…

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Diving Into Time of Eve

Sat, 26 Dec 2015

I was first introduced to the work of Yasuhiro Yoshiura thanks to Patema Inverted, which is one of his more recent films, and after…

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An interview with Mariko Hihara

Mon, 14 Dec 2015

Mariko Hihara is an experienced Japanese author who has written over fifty novels, primarily in the boys' love/yaoi and fantasy genres, as…

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An interview with Kotoyo Noguchi

Sat, 12 Dec 2015

Kotoyo Noguchi is an independent manga artist, illustrator and designer based in Japan. To date she has published two volumes of her Life with…

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Leeds International Film Festival - Anime Day 2015

Thu, 19 Nov 2015

The Leeds International Film Festival (LIFF) has devoted a day to showing back-to-back anime in the Leeds Town Hall for a few years now, but…

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UK Anime & Manga Christmas Gift Guide 2015

Thu, 26 Nov 2015

Every year in the UK, Christmas seems to come earlier. The moment that the clock strikes twelve on Halloween night, the magic of Christmas seems to…

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