Redshift #13

Gamba no Bouken (1975)

Another fortnight has flown by, and it’s time for our latest round up of attention to older anime. This is a bumper crop, with (among other things) several chunky interviews, a lengthy book review and some significant new translations. Also, did you know that 16 July is the thirtieth anniversary of the release of Akira? That’s three decades of Neo Tokyo being about to ᴇ.x.ᴘ.ʟ.ᴏ.ᴅ.ᴇ.

As usual, remarks from Feez are in blue and those from Thaliarchus are in red. Continue reading “Redshift #13”

Redshift #7

Turn A Gundam, nineteen years old last week and the subject of two posts linked below

In contrast to last fortnight, we have a bumper crop of material this time around: twenty blogposts and columns, plus the usual smattering of podcasts and newly-translated episodes! As usual, remarks from Feez are in blue and those from Thaliarchus are in red. (And I recently noticed that these colours don’t come through in feedreaders, or at least not in the one I use. I’m, ah, thinking about whether we can do anything about that!) Continue reading “Redshift #7”

Redshift #5

Glory to those who defy their fate (two sites seemingly independently decided to cover Princess Tutu in the last fortnight!)

AnimEigo are currently Kickstarting a region-free English bluray release of the 1995–96 Gunsmith Cats OVA. They’ve already hit their initial target, and in the past they’ve successfully run other crowdfunded projects to re-release anime, so this is probably relatively reliable for a Kickstarter (and ‘for a Kickstarter’ is an important caveat there…).

And now let’s get stuck into other links. As usual, asides from Feez are written in blue and those from Thaliarchus are in red. Continue reading “Redshift #5”