Category Archives: Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Insufficient Direction: Chronicle of an Otaku Marriage – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes, I’ve actually waited years to write this column. Moyoco Anno is one of my favourite creators of Josei manga, comics aimed at a 20something female readership that enjoys a huge market in Japan but is still underexploited …

A Brief Musical Tour Of Doctor Who – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: I’d been thinking about the music of Doctor Who for a while and had hoped someone would write about it. Since no one has, I thought I’d give it a try, since it’s a major component of …

Jack Ryan: Shadow Dullard – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit is farcically out of touch. I only read what the plot was last week: the baddie, a Russian oligarch played by Kenneth Branagh, wants to blow up Wall Street. That was when I …

Douchey Cat Dishes on DC Comics’ Move Westward – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: So everyone is pretty much convinced that DC Comics moving its editorial offices out to California is a big game-changer in the comics industry in the coming years. For one thing, the location of both Marvel and …

When You Meet The Devil at Your Burger Joint – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

 Adi Tantimedh writes: The Devil is a Part-Timer is one of the funniest shows of this past season that just happens to be an anime. Japanese anime and manga pop culture seems to come up with effortlessly coherent high concept …

The Moment, or when Steven Moffat Created a Doctor Who Spinoff and Nobody Noticed – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

By Adi Tantimedh Before we see Matt Smith’s final episode of Doctor Who this Christmas Day, I thought I would bring up something that I didn’t see anyone else talk about in the write-ups on The Day of The Doctor. …

Anime Series Kill la Kill Keeps Killing Clichés – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: The anime series getting the most buzz this season is Kill la Kill, new studio Trigger’s postmodern deconstructionist action comedy.  You may have heard of this plot before: tomboy street brawling tough girl Kyoko Matoi transfers to …

When You Must Read “Must Kill TV” – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: Ken Levine, not the chap who develops the Bioshock videogames, but the Emmy-winning screenwriter who has written for shows like M*A*S*H, Cheers and Frasier, has forgotten more about screenwriting and comedy than most of us will ever …

The Grand Theme of The Day of the Doctor – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

 Adi Tantimedh writes; I’ve been reading the reviews and commentary about the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special The Day of the Doctor over the past week.  All the smart analysis by fans who loved it, the dumb rants by those …

Diving Into Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary – A Look! It Moves! Special

Adi Tantimedh writes; If you lived on the internet, you’d think the biggest cultural event of the last week was the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary, and in that respect, you’d be right. For geeks and fans, it was like their …

No Country For Snotty Critics – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes; I saw The Counselor and enjoyed it. It’s a piece of upmarket noir that deliberately refuses to follow expectations of Hollywood movies and delivers a picture of a morally fatalistic universe where doing the wrong thing brings …

The Wandering Samurai As Hipster Douchebag – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes; The 1960s were a boom time for Samurai movies, with studios in Japan churning out not just epics but popular series on a regular basis. Instead of TV series, it was widescreen, full-colour extravaganzas shot on studio …

Move Along, No Winter Sun – Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes I wrote about The Counselor for this week but it turned out the film was still under press embargo in the UK, so I decided to write about something else while that column is held till next …

Wikia’s The Masters of Animanga – Look It Moves NYCC Special by Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes; One of the events at NYCC 2013 that was a big deal but went under-reported was the Masters of Animanga panel to commemorate the successful conclusion of their fan-driven collaboration with several manga and anime masters The …

Look! It Moves! – Blair Witch Co-creator Kevin J. Foxe takes us inside Mandala

An interview by Adi Tantimedh for Bleeding Cool: Kevin J. Foxe presents his new project: Mandala, the upcoming Dark Horse comic and his reality-hacking campaign to gather 144,000 people together in an Augmented Reality Campaign that will blur the line …

Look! It Moves! – Catching up with Gen Manga at NYCC

An Interview by Adi Tantimedh for Bleeding Cool: Gen Manga are the only publisher in West that brings out indie and underground manga from Japan. We catch up with editor Robert McGuire on how they’re doing.

Kazuo Koike To Write Even More Lone Wolf & Cub… Lots More

Adi Tantimedh writes for Bleeding Cool:  During a roundtable interview with other manga masters to highlight Wikia’s Masters of Animanga project, Lone Wolf & Cub creator Kazuo Koike revealed that he was far from done with the series and is …

Look! It Moves! – Interview with Dave Gilbert of Wadjet Eye Games

An Interview by Adi Tantimedh for Bleeding Cool: Wadjet Eye Games is one of the few indie games companies based in New York City, specialising in story-driven point-and-click PC games. They have published games like Shiva, the Blackwell Legacy series and acclaimed …