Samurai Flamenco – I tried really hard to like it

When I wrote my first impressions post for Samurai Flamenco a few months ago I described it as a "quirky superhero-themed comedy drama that although seemed off-putting at first actually became more interesting as I watched the first few episodes." Now after watching all 22 episodes of Samurai Flamenco I'd describe it as an anime with … Continue reading Samurai Flamenco – I tried really hard to like it

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods – English Trailer

Brace yourselves, nostalgia is coming! After a very successful release first in Japan and various territories around the world such as South and Central America Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods is finally headed to North America. Only a limited amount of theaters in select North American cities will be showing Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods on … Continue reading Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods – English Trailer

JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters – Exhibition Photos

I attended the press preview of the JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters exhibition which opens tomorrow at the National Gallery in Downtown Kingston and runs until the 14th of June 2014. I invite ALL past and present fans of Japanese anime, manga, art, history and culture to visit the exhibition no matter what age. Art and animation … Continue reading JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters – Exhibition Photos

JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters coming to National Gallery

In recent years, interest in Japanese pop culture, particularly anime and manga has dramatically grown all over the world. Jamaica is no exception, with a strong following among young Jamaicans, and this is a significant part of the active cultural exchanges between Japan and Jamaica. The National Gallery of Jamaica is therefore pleased to present … Continue reading JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters coming to National Gallery