Attack On Titan – Series 3 Part 2

Attack On Titan - Series 3 Part 2 (Episodes 50-59) (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD/Blu-ray/4 Discs Ltd Combo Collector’s Edition (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 239 minutes approx    With the third season of this epic fantasy series split into two parts, there was much consternation amongst some fans who felt this was dragging things … Continue reading Attack On Titan – Series 3 Part 2

MIB’s Top Ten Anime of 2019 (UK)

  It has been another busy year with numerous new and older anime titles getting their UK releases, although the big news is the rise in cinema distribution, with more anime titles hitting the big screen than ever before (except in my local cinema). Previously the province of the annual Scotland Loves Anime festival and … Continue reading MIB’s Top Ten Anime of 2019 (UK)

Attack On Titan – Series 3 Part One

Attack On Titan - Series 3 Part One (Episodes 38-49) (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD/Blu-ray/4 Discs Ltd Combo Collector’s Edition (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 287 minutes approx     The ongoing battle between humans and Titans is one that threatens to rage for a long time to come, but half the battle is understanding the … Continue reading Attack On Titan – Series 3 Part One

Attack On Titan: The Roar Of Awakening

Attack On Titan: The Roar Of Awakening (Cert 15) Japan (2018) Dirs. Tetsurō Araki & Masashi Koizuka The Attack On Titan franchise has been one of the biggest to hit anime, and international pop culture scene for that matter, over the past five years from its inception as a manga to a phenomenal anime TV … Continue reading Attack On Titan: The Roar Of Awakening

Attack On Titan Season 2

Attack On Titan Season 2 (Cert 15) 2 Discs (standard)/4 Discs DVD/Blu-ray Ltd Ed Box Set (Distributor: Sony Pictures) Running time: 306 minutes approx. Considering the global juggernaut Attack On Titan became when the first season of its anime adaptation arrived in 2014, producing the next instalment was always going to be a Herculean task … Continue reading Attack On Titan Season 2

Attack On Titan: The Movie Part 2: End of the World

Attack On Titan: The Movie Part 2: End of the World (Cert 15) 1 Disc (Distributor: Animatsu Entertainment) Running Time: 87 minutes approx. It’s time to complete the live action adaptation of THE anime/manga sensation of the past five years, and after the rather patchy first film which took a lot of liberties with the … Continue reading Attack On Titan: The Movie Part 2: End of the World

Attack On Titan: The Movie Part 1

Attack On Titan: The Movie Part 1 (Cert 15) 1 Disc (Distributor: Animatsu Entertainment) Running Time: 99 minutes approx. With the enormous global success of the Attack On Titan anime, a live action film adaptation was inevitable; sadly so is the prospect of not meeting the high expectations of fans of the franchise, and rightly … Continue reading Attack On Titan: The Movie Part 1

MIB’s Top Ten Anime of 2014 (UK)

  Over the past few years it has been heavily postulated that the rise of streaming and fan subbed anime would be the death of the physical release for international fans – after all, we can now get to see the most of the hot new shows literally hours after they air on TV in … Continue reading MIB’s Top Ten Anime of 2014 (UK)

Attack On Titan Part 2

Attack On Titan Part 2 (Episodes 14-25) (Cert 15) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 279 minutes approx. A quick warning before you proceed: if you have not seen the first volume of Attack On Titan you will find some significant spoilers contained within this review of the eagerly anticipated second volume. The story … Continue reading Attack On Titan Part 2

Attack On Titan Part 1

Attack On Titan Part 1 (Episodes 1-13) (Cert 15) 2 Discs (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 316 minutes approx. Over the past few years anime fans have had to endure a proliferation of stereotypical fan service harem comedies and shameless mecha rip offs with shows with fresh ideas and strongly developed storylines at a premium. So … Continue reading Attack On Titan Part 1