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Required Reading 12/13/08

The week's best anime- and manga-related reading.

Hope you don't mind if this is a bit of a quickie, guys-- I've got a TON of stuff for you to read and almost no time before guests start showin' up at my apartment!

Akira
Akira



Alright, guys, you have your weekend assignment. Get goin'! (Also, have you checked out our fanfiction section yet?

RedZBaylonon Dec. 13, 2008 at 7:16 p.m.
Ooooh shoujo manga recommendations! yay
AHoodedFigureon Dec. 15, 2008 at 2:16 p.m.
It's strange reading an article in which both the interviewer and the interviewee like Gwen Stefani.  I don't, so I'm having trouble continuing, especially when one of them doesn't like how one of Stefani's videos uses Harujuku girls as a sort of fetishistic, random add-on , but still makes a point of saying she likes her. At least it wasn't geisha.

I'm not sure what a big production company could possibly do with Akira.  Their heads might explode.  I'm not sure I buy her arguments for why there shouldn't be a live action Akira, but I guess it just means I would come up with ten of my own. 

I'm hoping this remake thing sorta dies and we get back to at least stealing stories and trying to do something new with them, instead of stealing names of stories and trying to use those names to sell whatever the project happens to actually be.

Dig Deeper into Naruto

A young boy, Naruto, with a demon sealed inside him wants to become the best ninja in his village and become the next Hokage. Thus Naruto, joined by his team mates and leader, begins his journey to become Hokage of Konoha.

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Pokemon Black and White Looks Delicious in Motion

First video of a Pokemon battle in Black and White.

Comment & Win: One Piece Vol. 52, 53

Time for a giveaway folks! Now, act civil, we don't want anyone to get hurt in the mad rush to win.

Beginner's Guide to FLCL

Gainax's madcap, surrealist anime, broken down for new viewers.

Ballz Deep

Steve gets intimately close to Dragon Ball Z, for science!

Top 3 Awful Anime Dubs

Grit your teeth and get your ear plugs ready cause this week we're taking on the three most amazingly bad dubs of all time!

The Worst DRAGON BALL Villain?

DRAGON BALL #21-- Retro Review

Anime Caption Contest! -- 9/29/14

With Summer 2014 season ending, here are the shows that are still trucking today.

SAILOR MOON CRYSTAL vs. Other Anime Revivals?

How does the OG Magical Girl's update to other reinterpretations like FUJIKO MINE and GATCHAMAN CROWDS?

ONE PIECE #663 -- Special Review

Do you feel as emotional as Luffy does?!?!

AKIRA and the Best Format for Anime?

Viewer mail! Would this classic have been much better as a mini-series?

Unboxing ATTACK ON TITAN - Part 2 Limited Edition Blu Ray

The Vice Pit. Does the set deserve deluxe accolades?

Community Spotlight 9/26/2014

There's plenty to enjoy in the last spotlight of September.

KUROKO'S BASKETBALL -- MOD Roundtable

Since the KUROKO'S BASKETBALL manga has ended, we wanted to commemorate this event

Anime Caption Contest! -- 9/29/14

With Summer 2014 season ending, here are the shows that are still trucking today.

ONE PIECE #663 -- Special Review

Do you feel as emotional as Luffy does?!?!

The Worst DRAGON BALL Villain?

DRAGON BALL #21-- Retro Review

Revisiting RANMA 1/2 After Too Long

Episode #2 -- Retro Review

SAILOR MOON CRYSTAL vs. Other Anime Revivals?

How does the OG Magical Girl's update to other reinterpretations like FUJIKO MINE and GATCHAMAN CROWDS?

NARUTO Ch. 693 Review

Apparently, no one ever taught Sasuke that it's rude threaten to kill someone after asking them for a favor.

Community Spotlight 9/26/2014

There's plenty to enjoy in the last spotlight of September.

AKIRA and the Best Format for Anime?

Viewer mail! Would this classic have been much better as a mini-series?

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