MIB’s Top Ten Anime of 2018 (UK)

  2018 has been a funny year for anime and for your truly in reviewing the new releases that make it to UK shores. A number of great shows came our way, including a few classics that had hitherto remained in license limbo, but the overall quality of these new releases was variable to the … Continue reading MIB’s Top Ten Anime of 2018 (UK)

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Fireworks (Uchiage hanabi, shita kara miru ka? Yoko kara miru ka?)

Fireworks (Uchiage hanabi, shita kara miru ka? Yoko kara miru ka?) Japan (2017) Dirs. Akiyuki Shinbo & Nobuyuki Takeuchi How many chances do we need to get something right? Or should we just let fate be and take whatever hand it deals us regardless of how painful or problematic the outcome may be? Amazingly, I … Continue reading Fireworks (Uchiage hanabi, shita kara miru ka? Yoko kara miru ka?)

Assassination Classroom The Movie: 365 Days’ Time

Assassination Classroom The Movie: 365 Days’ Time (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD/Blu-ray Combo(Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 92 minutes approx Release Date: December 17th       One the freshest and funniest shows of the past few years, Assassination Classroom is a favourite of yours truly but has never been reviewed on this site before. This changes … Continue reading Assassination Classroom The Movie: 365 Days’ Time

One Piece Collection 20

One Piece Collection 20 (Episodes 469-491) (Cert 12) 4 Discs DVD (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 543 minutes approx Release Date: December 17th       When we last saw Monkey D. Luffy he was on the verge of rescuing his brother Ace from execution at Marineford, now aided by the monstrous Whitebeard and his many pirate. … Continue reading One Piece Collection 20

Higurashi: When They Cry Rei Season 3 Collection

Higurashi: When They Cry Rei Season 3 Collection (Cert 15) 1 Disc DVD (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 155 minutes approx. Release Date: December 17th  It looks like we’re still not done with the incestuous pint-sized murderers of Hinamizawa village, returning to the psychotic blood soaked time warped world of Higurashi no Naku Koro ni aka … Continue reading Higurashi: When They Cry Rei Season 3 Collection

Mob Psycho 100 Season One

Mob Psycho 100 Season One (Cert 15) 4 Discs DVD/Blu-ray Combo (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 291 minutes approx Release Date: December 17th       “With great power comes great responsibility” has become a mantra for superheroes and people who have been born with special gifts ever since it was first proffered in Spider-Man comics nearly … Continue reading Mob Psycho 100 Season One

Kabaneri Of The Iron Fortress

Kabaneri Of The Iron Fortress (Cert 15) 4 Discs DVD/Blu-ray Combo (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 274 minutes approx Release Date: December 10th       Well, this is something you rarely see these days - an original anime TV series! No prior manga, video game, or light novel source to be found here, Kabaneri Of The … Continue reading Kabaneri Of The Iron Fortress