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Howl’s Moving Castle

Hey! My first “real” post. 🙂 I just saw Hayao Miyazaki’s Howl’s Moving Castle last night at the Toho Cinema in Osaka-Umeda. Once again – as [...]

January 4, 2005 // 0 Comments

Ghost in the Shell 2

If anyone is interested, the first 8 minutes of Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence are now available on iFilm. It may be a movie weekend for [...]

September 15, 2004 // 2 Comments

Interview with an Animator

CGNetworks brings us A Glimpse into the World of Japanese Animation, an interview with one of the animators on he forthcoming Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence movie (showing [...]

September 10, 2004 // 1 Comment

GITS 2 – September 2004

Ghost in the Shell 2 will be coming to American theaters in September 2004 as seen in /. and they have a english website as linked here. I know some folks didn’t like [...]

June 24, 2004 // 0 Comments

Review: Planetes

REVIEW SUMMARY: A refreshing SF series that focuses on people instead of aliens, lasers or galactic wars. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: In the near future, mankind has taken its [...]

May 22, 2004 // 11 Comments

I love modern engineering

Catagorized of life following entertainment – some japanese engineering company has created an Akira Motorcycle. It looks sweet. The site is in Japanese, and the word [...]

April 2, 2004 // 3 Comments

Ghibli Goodness

*** The Next Ghibli Trifecta! *** If you like Studio Ghibli’s movies (such as Princess Mononoke and Spirited Away) then you’ll be happy to hear that Disney has [...]

March 26, 2004 // 1 Comment

Review: Scrapped Princess

Yes, more anime. My brother, of Mecha-Panda fame, kept raving about this show and how I ought to watch it. Based on the synopsis, I thought ‘Meh’. I was wrong. [...]

March 13, 2004 // 4 Comments

Appleseed again

Another update on Appleseed from Slashdot. There was a worldwide preview, and this article discusses a review of that showing. Apparently, it was very good (but then you knew [...]

March 5, 2004 // 0 Comments

Anime Remakes

As seen on Slashdot Appleseed is getting a remake (I know I posted a trailer up about a month ago), but the real news is that there is a Ghost in the Shell sequel coming too. [...]

February 26, 2004 // 0 Comments

A Pseudo-useful piece of spam

The main mail account here for SFSignal received an interesting piece of mail from TechTV today. Seems Anime Unleashed will be showing Last Exile! Cool. Here’s your [...]

February 24, 2004 // 3 Comments


I just finished watching Geneshaft as part of my quest to watch more anime. My initial thought is, I’m glad there was only 12 episodes. It’s not that Geneshadft [...]

February 22, 2004 // 0 Comments

Seriel Experiments Lain

I just finished watching Seriel Experiments Lain and all I have to say is: Wow. SEL is the story of a girl who’s life is changed by the apparent suicide of a friend. [...]

January 31, 2004 // 4 Comments

ATTN: Anime Fanboys

I don’t know what to make of this, maybe you anime fanboys out there can tell [...]

January 17, 2004 // 4 Comments

Stellvia of the Universe

I’ve just finished watching yet another complete anime series, this one called Stellvia of the Universe. I had picked it up before watching Last Exile, but got hooked [...]

January 6, 2004 // 0 Comments

Color Me Blown Away – Last Exile

It’s been awhile since I commented on some of the anime I’ve been watching. While some of it has been good, LAST EXILE blew me away. In fact, my brother called it [...]

December 13, 2003 // 21 Comments

Round ‘Em Up!

Its that time again, my weekly (or thereabouts) roundup of Anime that I’ve watched. This time, I have only two that I’ve seen. I blame Stacy for not giving me [...]

September 11, 2003 // 0 Comments

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