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So Close Yet So Far

Director Rupert Sanders’ live-action Ghost in the Shell movie clearly draws visual and narrative inspiration from both Mamoru Oshii & Kazuchika Kise’s Ghost
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GitS BTS from ET

The glimpses we’re getting of this work-in-progress film continue to suggest a lot of very faithful adaptation from Mamoru Oshii’s classic 1995 film.
This morning I acquired practically the last remaining items from the AnimeNation store collection (excluding the items remaining in Gene’s personal collection). These
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Comic Homages

I don’t usually buy comic books strictly for their cover art, but I made an exception for these two, for hopefully obvious reasons.
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The House Ate It

Alden Thomas, AnimeNation’s former graphic designer, and the designer behind AN Entertainment’s Risky/Safety, Miami Guns, and HarĂ©+Guu DVDs, has published his first illustrated
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RIP Kenny Baker

British actor Kenny Baker, best known as the actor behind the Star Wars franchise’s robot character R2-D2, passed away today at the age
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Netflix Blame Teaser

Is it just my limited exposure to Tsutomi Nihei’s Blame, or does the story just really not make any comprehensible sense at all?
Just in case anyone is curious about my experience at last weekend’s Glass City Con VI, this is my convention report. I’ve deliberately
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Is Anime Getting Too Redundant?

The first episode of Regalia: The Three Sacred Stars aired on the 7th. The first episode of Qualidea Code aired two days later.