The one advantage I had growing up outside of the US was access to anime on cable TV. I never really thought about that until I moved to NY 13 years ago. There were a couple of WTF moments regarding anime here in the US that I had absolutely no idea about… before the days […]
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Bad news, Evangelion fans! The Netflix streams of Neon Genesis Evangelion removed the cover versions of the Frank Sinatra song “Fly Me to the Moon.” The original TV series always ended with the song playing over the end credits. It’s not the Frank Sinatra version, since that would have been expensive to lease, but a […]
Funko has begun to reveal their SDCC 2019 exclusives. As always, there will be more than anyone can fathom, for pretty much every interest. Marvel, DC, movies, television, animated series, rock icons, sports icons, WWE, and more. This is their Super Bowl, and this year rumor has it that there will be over 70 Pops […]
Neon Genesis Evangelion, one of the most important, ground breaking, and controversial series in the history of anime, will be resurrected this Friday on Netflix. If you’re too excited to cope with this announcement, you are (not) alone. The original Neon Genesis Evangelion ran on TV Tokyo from October 1995 to March 1996, and made […]
Gen Fukunaga knows a lot about anime, so his opinion about the fate of a show as influential as Neon Genesis Evangelion carries a ton of weight in the anime world. In 1994, Fukunaga founded Funimation and set a new bar for the rest of the anime import industry. Funimation does excellent work translating, dubbing, […]
On Monday night, Netflix announced its first slate of anime series for 2019, including two series that hold a special place in the hearts of fans. “Several years have passed since the events of Ultraman, with the legendary “Giant of Light” (光の巨人 Hikari no Kyojin) now a memory, as it is believed he returned home after fighting […]
Rebuild of Evangelion 3.33: You Can(not) Redo, the third movie in the rebooted Neon Genesis Evangelion TV series was finally released on US Blu-Ray and DVD after a delay of over three years after its original theatrical release in Japan. Rumour had it that creator and director Hideaki Anno spent all that time tinkering with […]
The original animator of the God Warrior wants to make a sequel.
A story about people not machines?