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No Ghost in this Shell

No Ghost in this Shell

Discussions and controversy over whitewashing and appropriation have followed the Hollywood adaptation of the beloved anime classic Ghost in the Shell from the moment production was announced. This situation is especially bitter and ironic because, having watched the film, there [...]

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Girls in Capes Recommends: Spring 2017 Anime

Girls in Capes Recommends: Spring 2017 Anime

Winter is winding down, and spring is upon us. That means the end of the dreaded winter anime season and the beginning of a new one. Crunchyroll is calling this the season of light novel adaptations, and it's no wonder: [...]

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REVIEW: Horimiya, Vol. 6

REVIEW: Horimiya, Vol. 6

Crisis averted -- to some extent. The beginnings of a love triangle form between three of Hori and Miyamura's friends, and Hori and Miyamura experience new stages in their relationship that make Miyamura recall his lonely past before meeting Hori at [...]

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REVIEW: ReZero, Vol. 1

REVIEW: ReZero, Vol. 1

One day on his way home from the convenience store, high schooler Subaru Natsuki is spontaneously summoned to a fantasy world. When his life is saved by a beautiful girl with silver hair and a talking cat sidekick, he’s determined [...]

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REVIEW: Horimiya, Vol. 5

REVIEW: Horimiya, Vol. 5

Pretty and popular Kyouko Hori is officially dating gloomy loner Itsumi Miyamura -- and after a pair of classmates saw them leave Hori's house together, now everyone knows. When Miyamura appeared in class at the end of Volume 4 with [...]

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REVIEW: Tohyo Game, Vol. 2

REVIEW: Tohyo Game, Vol. 2

With half of their friends dead, Class 2-A's focus turns to cutting down on casualties. This means choosing a student to "sacrifice" during each round -- but Shuusuke isn't sure if that's the right way to go, even after the [...]

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