Review: Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin – Ramba Ral

Welcome back. It’s time to delve further into Yoshikazu Yasuhiko’s re-envisioning of the classic giant robot series. After the pattern established by the first two volumes, this one presents interesting variation to help transition into the next few volumes. After the last book ended with the series’ first major turning …

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Review: Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Volume 1 – Activation

I’d like to say I’ve had some good times with Gundam over the years. Yes, there are definitely some shows I’d say missed more than they hit, but in general, it’s a brand that’s managed to keep me interested for now over a decade. It’s with that pretext in mind …

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Seven Seas Licenses Yuri Manga Citrus

North American manga publisher Seven Seas Entertainment announced on Friday that it has licensed Saburouta’s yuri manga Citrus. The first volume will be released on December 16. Here’s the story summary for Citrus: Fashionable Yuzu imagined the first day at her new school she transferred to after her mother’s remarriage a bit differently; she …

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Live-Action “Say, ‘I Love You'” Film’s Teaser Trailer Released

The teaser trailer for the live-action film of Kanae Hazuki’s Suki-tte Ii na yo (Say, “I love you”) manga was released earlier today on the film’s website. The teaser reveals that the film will open on July 12. In case you forgot (or didn’t know), Suki-tte Ii na yo was one of my “Best Anime of 2012,” …

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Silverwolf’s Den: The Dark Hunters: Infinity Volume 2

It’s been quite a few months since I checked out the first volume of The Dark Hunters Infinity, a manga series based on the novels of Sherrilyn Kenyon. This second volume focuses on the continuing adventures of fourteen year old Nick Gautier, a poor, average boy marked for a great destiny. But …

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