Posts Tagged ‘Anime’


Grave of the Fireflies Getting Ready to Break Your Heart in English

Written by Ed McW on . Posted in Film

Isao Takahata’s legendary WWII tearjerker, based on Akiyuki Nosaka’s loosely autobiographical novel of the same name, has been optioned for a live-action adaptation in the UK by Dresden Pictures. Production is scheduled to begin in 2014. Grave of the Fireflies is one of Anime’s immortal classics, and I am sort of dreading what this adaptation […]


Yellow Menace Gamecast Episode 12 – Andy Kitkowski on Japanese RPG’s

Written by Musashi on . Posted in Gamecast, RPGs

This week we interview game publisher and Story Games proprietor Andy Kitkowski. Andy drops the 411 on the Japanese gaming scene. Show Notes: JGC (Japan Game Convention) トーキョーN◎VA (Tokyo Nova), A slow breakdown Sword World (Wikipedia) Sword World Wiki Sword World 2.0: Big Things come in Small Packages Double Cross (Wikipedia) Double Cross (Official Page) Double […]

Ruthless Diastema Games Podcast 13: G X B by Atarashi Games

Written by Pete Figtree on . Posted in In the Club, The Podcast, Uncategorized

In this podcast, I talk about playing G X B, an anime/manga styled dating game, in the school gaming club. Clickies: G X B by Atarashi Games New Style Podcast Music breaks are royalty-free pieces by Kevin Macleod @  These selections are from the “Danse Macabre” selections. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: […]


Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam Rocks Hardcore

Written by AnaKhouri on . Posted in Anime

We’ve been blasting our way through Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam like the DVDs are going to disappear at the end of the week. This is pretty unheard of, because Shapiro Keats and I are about the slowest anime-watchers in the entire world. But it’s really good. And since we watched the original MS Gundam, we […]

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Yellow Menace Podcast Epsiode 21 – Studio Ghibli’s ‘Bamboo Curtain’, Bad News For the Yakuza, and Pale Flower

Written by Musashi on . Posted in Film, Moviecast, Podcast

Another long, rambly talk this week – but it’s a good kind of ramble where you end up in fun, unexpected places. Clyde brings us a news item regarding Hayao Miyazaki’s hiring practices, Ed wants to talk about legal problems for the Yakuza, and I make everyone watch a pretentious Japanese art film. Pretty sure […]

Berserk Movie Teaser

Written by AnaKhouri on . Posted in Anime

So the series of Berserk movies is definitely coming out starting in 2012. And here is a teaser trailer that shows you…approximately half of nothing. But all the Berserk fans can squeal over Griffiths’ perfectly perfect hair. Official Website I loved the series, but I’m more excited that the movies will cover the manga beyond […]