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

UQ Holder – Complete Collection

UQ Holder – Complete Collection (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 368 minutes approx. Ken Akamatsu is synonymous with the harem comedy, having given us the seminal Love Hina and the rather preposterous Negima! Magister Negi Magi, about a ten year-old wizard from Wales serving as a teacher to a class of … Continue reading UQ Holder – Complete Collection

Armed Girl’s Machiavellism

Armed Girl’s Machiavellism (Cert 15) 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 321 minutes approx. For some teenage boys, being sent to an all girls’ school would probably be his every (wet) dream come true and with anime being what it is, you know exactly the sort of girls that would be in attendance. But … Continue reading Armed Girl’s Machiavellism

In Another World With My Smartphone

In Another World With My Smartphone (Cert 15) 4 Discs DVD/Blu-ray Combo (Distributor: Sony Pictures) Running time: 284 minutes approx. Kids today - and many adults, let’s be frank - can’t live without their smartphones yet surprisingly this hasn’t been the subject of an anime, until now. But as the title suggests this is not … Continue reading In Another World With My Smartphone

Heaven’s Lost Property Season 1

Heaven’s Lost Property Season 1 (Cert 15) 2 Discs DVD / Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 323 minutes approx. Are you ready for a delightfully heart-warming romantic comedy about a boy whose ideal woman literally falls out of the sky and has the power to make any wish come true en route to them falling … Continue reading Heaven’s Lost Property Season 1

Monster Musume Collection

Monster Musume Collection (Cert 18) 4 Discs DVD / 3 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 290 minutes approx. Just over a year ago I suggested Invaders Of The Rokujyoma!? might be the series with the “wackiest harem premise” - that was before Monster Musume (or Everyday Life With Monster Girls to give it is … Continue reading Monster Musume Collection

A Certain Magical Index II Complete Collection

A Certain Magical Index II Complete Collection (Cert 15) 3 Discs DVD/4 Discs Blu-ray Combo (Distributor: Manga Entertainment) Running time: 572 minutes approx. When season one of A Certain Magical Index was released in the UK a little under two years ago, yours truly wasn’t overly impressed with it. Now the second season is upon us, … Continue reading A Certain Magical Index II Complete Collection

Undefeated Bahamut Chronicle Collection

Undefeated Bahamut Chronicle Collection (Cert 15) 3 Discs DVD / 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 296 minutes approx. The harem comedy is the gift that just keeps on giving - except it is more akin to the unwanted gift from a distant relative who doesn’t know what to get you, and settles for … Continue reading Undefeated Bahamut Chronicle Collection

Tenchi Muyo! OVA Collection Collector’s Edition

Tenchi Muyo! OVA Collection Collector's Edition (Cert 15) 5 Discs DVD / 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 443 minutes approx. For fans of a certain vintage Tenchi Muyo! is one of those shows that helped define anime for them, being as it is the granddaddy of the harm comedy genre. Originally a series … Continue reading Tenchi Muyo! OVA Collection Collector’s Edition

Busou Shinki: Armored War Goddess Collection

Busou Shinki: Armored War Goddess Collection (Cert 12) 3 Discs DVD / 2 Discs Blu-ray (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 324 minutes approx. You have you hand it to the Japanese. Whenever someone conceives something that has franchise possibilities, they go all in and milk it to enth degree. Take Busou Shinki - mini armoured female-fighter … Continue reading Busou Shinki: Armored War Goddess Collection