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Update: Dragon Ball’s Bulma officially recast

Update: Dragon Ball’s Bulma officially recast

As Super winds down, Vegeta and Bulma are taking ad work plugging a Dragon Ball bath cleaner. Vegeta’s Japanese voice

Sword Art Online live-action series bought by Netflix

Sword Art Online live-action series bought by Netflix

After a long sleep mode since the live-action Sword Art Online series got announced in 2016, there’s been rumblings in

Latest releases reviewed

The latest UK DVD & Blu-Ray releases reviewed

Review: Dragon Ball Z Movie Collection 5 – The Broly Trilogy

Review: Dragon Ball Z Movie Collection 5 – The Broly Trilogy

It’s another day in Goku and Chi-Chi’s domestic bliss, stuck in the parents’ interview queue for private school admissions. It’s

Review: Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!

Review: Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!

For some, the magic of Pokémon never really went away, but even stalwarts have to agree that the success of

Quickfire editorials

Anime insights in 1,000 words or less

  • In anime land it often seems like every day is pancake day, with any old shopping excursion or school trip winding up at a crêpe stand. But each craving you’ve endured in seeing a mountain of whipped cream and strawberries bursting from its light, fluffy, comfortably handheld confines is all

  • Our recent quickfire editorial on citrus and straight male viewers of yuri received some excellent feedback, which made us rethink some of the sweeping points made. No matter how yuri manga or anime is marketed or flirts with sex, there’s no margin for presuming that only straight guys will enjoy

  • This girl’s had her fair share of queer crushes in the past, and I can assure you, they weren’t nearly as torrid or tragically twisted as citrus. But it’s strange to think that stories like mine could be published perverse, and sold as get-off material for guys who like girl-on-girl.

  • How do you make an otaku feel old? Remind them Cowboy Bebop is turning 20 this year. To celebrate its 20th birthday, we’ll be running a series of posts, articles and poems. To kick things off, I cast my mind back and explore how I first discovered the show. Time

Why watch?

The simulcasts you should be watching

Why watch … Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens?

Why watch … Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens?

A departure from the monochrome and long shadows of film noir, Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens is an exuberant and vividly animated

Why watch … Hakumei and Mikochi?

Why watch … Hakumei and Mikochi?

If only the Earth’s generosity could be considered enough for each day to be fruitful, we might be able to