Category: Anime

Attack on Titan: Season 2 – First Impressions

Almost four years after taking the anime scene by storm Attack on Titan, or Shingeki no Kyojin as it is known in Japan has returned for a second season. I’m only three episodes in at the time of writing this first impressions post and all...

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Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress – First Impressions

My on of off ride on the anime train continues as I hop on again to check out Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress or Koutetsujou no Kabaneri. Right out the gate the Attack on Titan similarities jump out at you. Humans living in fear of...

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Valkyria Chronicles PC Game

My first Valkyria Chronicles was from the anime I enjoyed watching a few years ago. I soon discovered that there was a video game based on the franchise that I wasn’t able to check out til late last year. The tactical role-playing game originally released...

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Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans First Impressions

It’s no secret that I am a huge Gundam fan. While I haven’t watched EVERY anime incarnation, I’ve watched my fair share of Gundam shows. Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans is a series I reluctantly gave a try, yes I said reluctantly and I am...

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One-Punch Man Anime: Thoughts on season one

One Punch Man

One-Punch Man is an ongoing action manga that was first published in 2009. Since then it has sold millions of copies and it recent years its popularity has spread outside of Japan. I would say its fanbase is large enough to rival other popular action...

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Dragon Ball Z Resurrection F coming to Jamaica

I might have been the last anime geek in Jamaica to find out but its been confirmed that Dragon Ball Z Resurrection F is coming to local theatres at the end of August.This is a HUGE deal here in Jamaica as there are often important...

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Attack on Titan: Junior High – anime adaptation

The spin-off manga Attack on Titan: Junior High  known as Shingeki! Kyojin Chūgakkō in Japan which is  based on Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan manga is getting a television anime adaptation. Retaining the spoiler-free surprise factor I’ve never heard of the manga before this announcement...

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Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F – Trailer

I warned you to brace yourself, Dragon Ball is coming. I am here to tell you that its coming even faster that we thought! Series creator Akira Toriyama is not only overseeing the new series but also the next movie Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F which is...

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Haikyū!! – First Impressions

I continue to have a hard time finding many modern anime that can keep me interested beyond the first few episodes. So I decided to go outside my comfort zone and check out Haikyū!! a shonen anime about volleyball of all sports and it is...

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Japanese Anime Festival in Jamaica – Recap

Last weekend was a special time for anime lovers in Jamaica. An actual two day Japanese Anime Festival was held at the St Andrew High School for Girls and the Liguanea Club in Kingston. I was unable to attend the first day due to a...

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