Anime Synopsis – Rinne no Lagrange

Thursday, 1 March 2012, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

The energetic Madoka is the president and only member of the Sweats Club, dedicated to involvement with practically every other club’s activities.  Finally, a new prospective member appears, but she’s a bit odd.  She dresses in an strange uniform, talks about mission, displays no emotion and of course convinces Madoka to go pilot a jet-like […]

Anime Synopsis – Mouretsu Pirates

Thursday, 23 February 2012, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

Let’s assume for a moment that you are a crewman on a ship.  Tragically, your highly esteemed captain has just passed away.  Now, you could find a new qualified captain for your vessel, or you could promote the first officer to the captain position.  Or you could automatically hire the captain’s estranged schoolgirl daughter due […]

Anime Synopsis – Inu x Boku SS

Thursday, 16 February 2012, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

Some girls want constant attention, and some girls just want to be left alone.  Ririchiyo of the wealthy Shirakiin family is very much the latter and not at all the former.  So when she moves into an upscale condo building, she’s dismayed to find that she’s been assigned a full-time bodyguard and attendant.  Soushi is […]

Anime Synopsis – Guilty Crown

Thursday, 8 December 2011, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

After a massive pandemic, Japan turned to the United Nations for assistance.  Ten years later, Japan is an occupied country, with the UN’s GHQ troops enforcing martial law.  Shu, a normal highschooler, ends up on their bad side when he stumbles upon Inori, a pop idol who’s on the run from the GHQ with a […]

Anime Synopsis – Persona 4: The Animation

Tuesday, 22 November 2011, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

Yu has just moved to the rural town of Inaba, to live with his detective uncle and young cousin for the next year. It’s a dull town without much going on, until a dead body shows up hanging from a television antennae. There’s lots of mysterious phenomena happening with the televisions in this town, including […]

Anime Synopsis – Mirai Nikki

Thursday, 17 November 2011, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

Yukiteru Amano is a young man who shuts himself off from reality, escaping to the pages of his observational diary as well as to his own imaginary land where the God of Time and Space resides.  It’s an isolated lifestyle, but Yuki is alright with it, until the god proves himself to be quite real […]

Anime Synopsis: Kamisama Dolls

Thursday, 22 September 2011, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

Kyouhei moved out of his village to the city to escape an old family rivalry centering around massive wooden beings called kakashi.  These kakashi are considered as gods and can be controlled only by talented individuals known as seki.  Kyouhei believes that he’s successfully put that old life behind him and is enjoying his college […]

Anime Synopsi: Usagi Drop

Tuesday, 20 September 2011, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

When it comes to awkward family reunions, 30-year-old single Daikichi has everybody beat.  A memorial service for his deceased grandfather is complicated by the old man’s embarrassing surprise legacy – a six year old daughter nobody expected.  With a dead father, missing mother and hostile relatives, little Rin’s prospects are looking bad.  Disturbed by the […]

Anime Synopsis: No. 6

Thursday, 15 September 2011, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

In a near-futuristic society surrounding an unsettling building called the Moon Drop, the genius Shion celebrates his twelfth birthday with his friend Safu in the midst of a typhoon.  When Shion opens his door late that night to hear the wind-driven howls of the Moon Drop, he gets an unexpected visitor – the injured fugitive […]

Cosplay Complex

Thursday, 30 June 2011, 8:00 | Author : Janet
Category : Learn about Cosplay

About two weeks before FanimeCon, my roommate purchased an anime OVA from a garage sale that he thought would be of particular interest to me.  Cosplay Complex is an anime show about several high school students who promote cosplay through their extracurricular club.  They participate in local cosplay competitions with the ultimate goal of competing […]