Tag Archives: Manga

Kokoro Connect Uses Maturity And Unpredictability To Create A Memorable Anime

Anime: Kokoro Connect (Complete Series)

Released By: Sentai Filmworks

Release Date: March 14, 2017

Retail Price: $69.98

The anime series Kokoro Connect is one of that is most definitely full of surprises. Initially based on very little information and scarce example...

The Mystic Archives Of Dantalian Is A Gothic Victorian Series With Action

Anime: The Mystic Archives of Dantalian

Released By: Funimation

Release Date: February 14, 017

Retail Price: $39.99

The anime Mystic Archives of Dantalian originates from a light novel that found enough success to then be adapted in...

Hayao Miyazaki Officially Comes Out Of Retirement

Hayao Miyazaki, world renowned animator and co-founder of the beloved Studio Ghibli, has come out of retirement. Toshio Suzuki, a producer at Studio Ghibli, revealed the news at the pre-Oscars event for The Red Turtle, which has been nominated for Best Animated Feature. Suzuki has seen the storyboard for Miyazaki’s next film, and confirmed that he ...

‘Ghost In The Shell 2: Innocence’ Focuses On Batou As Opposed To The Major

Anime: Ghost in the Shell 2 - Innocence

Released By: Funimation

Release Date: February 7, 2017

Retail Price: $34.98

Scarlett Johansson Responds To Whitewashing Accusations

Recently, many of Hollywood's most popular stars and production companies have come under fire for "whitewashing" the films they are involved with. Whitewashing is defined by Wikipedia as "a casting practice in the film industry of the United States in which white actors are cast in historically non-white character roles." One of the latest accusations involves actress Scarlett Johan...

The Anime Nichijou Is Funny, Random And A Little Out There

Anime: Nichijou

Released By: FUNimation

Release Date: February 7, 2017

Retail Price: $69.99

The anime Nichijou is a slice-of-life series based on the manga written and illustrated by Keii...

The New York Times Plans To Drop Graphic Novel Bestseller List

On January 26, The New York Times announced plans to discontinue its weekly graphic novel bestseller list as of February 5. There are three subcategories on the list, including manga, softcover graphic novels, and hardcover graphic novels. While it is possible for graphic novels to make the general bestseller list, they will no longer be specifically featured as a genre.