Jin-Roh: Wolf Brigade

Jin-Roh: Wolf Brigade (Cert 15) 1 Disc DVD/2 discs Collector’s Edition Blu-ray/DVD combo (Distributor: Anime Ltd.) Running time: 102 minutes approx. It’s hard to keep a grip on your reality as a human being when you are firmly placed in a situation that requires you to think like an animal, hunting down the enemy and … Continue reading Jin-Roh: Wolf Brigade

Record Of Grancrest War Part 1

Record Of Grancrest War Part 1 (Episodes 1-12) (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 285 minutes approx.    As an Autistic person, I have a number of triggers - bright light, loud noises, crowds of people (or just people in general) - but I feel after over a decade of reviewing anime … Continue reading Record Of Grancrest War Part 1

Asura Cryin’ Collection

Asura Cryin' Collection (Cert 15) 3 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 640 minutes approx.   Picture the scene - sci-fi light novelist Gakuto Mikumo has had a few bottles of sake with a fellow writer who opines out loud “I wonder how many genres can be packed into a single story?”, to which Mikumo replies … Continue reading Asura Cryin’ Collection

Black Clover Season 1 Part 5

Black Clover Season 1 Part 5 (Episodes 40-51) (Cert 12) 2 Discs DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 286 minutes approx. It took a while but we have finally established the antagonists for the Magic Knights of Clover Kingdom in the form of the Eye Of The Midnight Sun group, and in particular their three … Continue reading Black Clover Season 1 Part 5

Eromanga Sensei Part 2

Eromanga Sensei Part 2 (Episodes 7-12) (Cert 15) 1 Disc Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 142 minutes approx.  You may recall I wasn’t so keen on the first half of this series due to it ruining a perfectly viable premise by turning into a lewd ecchi-fest which sexualised pre-pubescent girls, and featured implied pseudo incest. … Continue reading Eromanga Sensei Part 2

Okko’s Inn

Okko’s Inn (Cert PG) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 95 minutes approx. Helping others to help yourself is a proven therapeutic way to assist you in getting over your problems though it may not be so obvious at the time. But people handle their grief differently and whether they do this as a … Continue reading Okko’s Inn

Fate/Apocrypha Part 1

Fate/Apocrypha Part 1 (Episodes 1-12) (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 285 minutes approx. It is very likely that the arrival of this particular title will engender one of two reactions from the anime fandom - either “Yay! Another Fate release” or “Huh? Another Fate release?”. Already a sprawling franchise beginning with … Continue reading Fate/Apocrypha Part 1