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Carrying on strong story-wise, but a few "QUALITY" moments

...Visually speaking. There are a few points where if you pause you'll notice some wonkiness in the art. That's not too surprising with a shounen series, which will usually wind up being rather long and threfore having a smaller per-episode budget than a shorter show (or an OVA or movie). ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 23, 2009
2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
More Good Clean Fairy Tail Fun. Well, Maybe Not Clean...

In the second episode, Lucy meets the Fairy Tail guild and joins with, as far as we can tell, zero research into her qualifications. Then again, she did just witness the guild's food-fight-turned-magic-brawl, so maybe there just wasn't any point in trying to test her.   Natsu runs off to try ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 20, 2009
3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
The adventures continue!

Warning: this review may be slightly skewed by the fact that I have now read the first volume of the manga, so I'm a little bit further story-wise than just this episode.  That said, the story continues on strong, and I would be ery surprised if we didn't start seeing ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 20, 2009
2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
Good, but it's probably a good thing it's only two volumes long.

Vital Stats: Title: Oh! My Brother JP Publisher: Hakusensha Licensor: CMX Mangaka: Ken Saito The Story      The Review Ken Saito, author of The Name of the Flower, is a pretty strong shoujo creator...but Oh! My Brother is probably nothing to write home about.  Those of you who favor a ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 19, 2009
2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
A Hit for Moe Drama Fans, Potential for Supernatural Action Fans

Vital Stats: Title: 11eyesStudio: Doga KoboLicensor: CrunchyrollDirector: Masami ShimodaBased On: Eroge of the same name The Story       The Review  First off, let me just say: by the end of the episode, I wanted Yuka-chan to get eaten by one of those blobs. She's one of those characters who is ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 16, 2009
2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
Overwhelmingly Meh

Vital Stats: Title: Miracle Train ~Ooedosen e Youkoso~Japanese Title:  ミラクルトレイン~大江戸線へようこそ~ Studio: Yumeta CompanyLicensor: CrunchyrollDirector: Kenichi KasaiBased On: Japan's Ooedo subway line The Story      The Review In theory, I like to support anime series aimed at girls. Most anime is aimed at guys with the knowledge that girls will cross ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 15, 2009
1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
Beautiful Visuals, Great Characters

Vital Stats: Title: Tegami BachiJapanese Title:  テガミバチStudio: PierrotLicensor: CrunchyrollDirector: Akira IwanagaBased On:  Hiroyuki Asada's manga of the same name  The Story      The ReviewI have to confess, I am biased: I have totally been looking forward to this series since I first stumbled upon a Japanese copy of the ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 15, 2009
2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
Classic InuYasha, but on Speed

Vital Stats: Title: InuYasha the Final ActJapanese Title:  犬夜叉 完結編  Studio: SunriseLicensor: VIZ MediaDirector: Yasunao AokiBased On: Rumiko Takahashi's manga of the same name.The Story      Cramming the basic story of InuYasha into 60 seconds is HARD.  Now when we last left our heroes, they were trying to locate and ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 15, 2009
3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
Lots of Potential

Vital Stats: Title: Tatakau Shisho The Book of BantorraJapanese Title:  戦う支所 The Book of BantorraStudio: david productionLicensor: CrunchyrollDirector: Toshiya ShinoharaBased On:  Ishio Yamagata's light novel series  The Story      The Review Okay, you guys know I've been excited for this one: librarians ruling a fantasy world? Totally up my ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 15, 2009
2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
Solid, but not amazing...for now.

Vital Stats: Title: Fairy TailJapanese Title:  フェアリーテイルStudio: A1 Pictures x SatelightLicensor: CrunchyrollDirector: Shinji IshiharaBased On: Hiro Mashima's manga of the same name The Story      The Review Fairy Tail! One of the most anticipated series this fall, and in no small part because it's-- dun dun dunnnn --a big-name lengthy ...

Reviewed by gia on Oct. 12, 2009
2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
Nice art, but the characters, story, and action are WAY rushed.

      Vital Stats: Title: Zone-00 JP Publisher: Kadokawa Shoten Licensor: TOKYOPOP Mangaka: Kiyo Qjo The Story To keep it short and simple: Kujo is a normal high school kid who's a paranormal otaku. One day a new kid named Shima transfers in, along with a girl named Majoko, who ...

Reviewed by gia on Aug. 13, 2009
1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
Better Than the Average Moe, But Still Moe

      Vital Stats: Title: KannagiJapanese Title: かんなぎStudio: A-1 PicturesLicensor: Aniplex/ Bandai EntertainmentDirector: Yutaka YamamotoBased On: Touka Takei's light novel series (illustrated by Eri Takenashi &, Kasumu Kirino)The StoryA boy named Jin carves a statue out of what had once been a tree at a shrine that was torn down. ...

Reviewed by gia on Aug. 11, 2009
2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
Still Great for Kids and Manga History Nerds

     Vital Stats: Title: Astro BoyJapanese Title:  鉄腕アトム JP Publisher: Kobunsha/ KodanshaLicensor: Dark HorseMangaka: Osamu TezukaThe StoryA brilliant scientist creates a superb robot to replace his son, who died in a car crash. For some reason, he gifts his son with abilities like flying and shooting machine guns out ...

Reviewed by gia on Aug. 11, 2009
3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
Mystifyingly Predictable

     Vital Stats: Title: Hanasakeru Seishounen Japanese Title: 花咲ける青少年 Studio: Studio Pierrot Licensor: Crunchyroll Based On: Natsumi Itsuki's manga of the same name. The Story Kajika Burnsworth is the daughter of one of the wealthiest businessmen in the world. As a child, her mother died protecting her from being ...

Reviewed by gia on Aug. 11, 2009
2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
Pedo lesbian newspaper orgy!...but not.

Quick Stats: Title: Kanamemo Studio: Feel. Genre: Slice-of-Life/Comedy Availability: Simulcast on Crunchyroll Ratings (of 5) Story: ♥♥½ Animation: ♥♥½ Characters: ♥♥♥½ OP/ED Themes: ♥♥½ Overall:♥♥♥ ONE-LINER: Pedo lesbian newspaper orgy!...but not. Thoughts: So, Kanamemo is the tale of a young girl named Kana-- an orphan living with her grandmother. Well, ...

Reviewed by gia on July 9, 2009
1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
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