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AAW's unplanned hiatus is the unfortunate side effect of our editor having a stroke, the proprietor buying a house, and my inability to do more than one big project at a time. The positive side effect is that it's time to announce what the heretofore-secret big project is.
After reading the Sweet Blue Flowers manga finale, I'm torn between having enjoyed the characters and being satisfied with the conclusion and the nagging disappointment that the whole thing was lacking in narrative skill and the end was particularly rushed.
Detroit Metal City is a situation comedy about a nice guy getting into awkward situations because he moonlights as the lead singer of a death metal band. The setup sounds good, and the execution is better than funny--it's hilarious.
Eden of the East starts with a bang in the TV series, then follows it up with two movies, the second of which ended up being a prime example of what I shall call Fridge Rage.
RightStuf's obscenely cheap Holiday Sale is here again! We list some favorites among the even-larger-than-usual list of dirt-cheap anime to empty your wallet.
Summer Wars is a bit like a cross between Omoide Poroporo, a lighthearted Satoshi Kon film, and WarGames, and while it's not a perfect film it has quite a bit going for it.
What's New at AAW
Mar. 15, 2013
In honor of the late Naya Goro, unforgettable voice actor of Zenigata, a review of the not-so-good classic Lupin III: The Mystery of Mamo.
Violet Evergarden: The Movie Anime Earns 810 Milion Yen in 1st 10 Days
2020-09-28 at 00:47:35
Film sold 560,000 tickets as of Sunday, offers new text short story on Friday Full Article at ANN
Live-Action Way of the Househusband Show Reveals More Cast, Theme Song Artist
2020-09-28 at 00:02:00
Michiko Tanaka, MEGUMI, Jun Hashimoto, Junpei Yasui, more join cast Full Article at ANN
bb Kuroda's 'A Channel' High School Slice-of-Life Manga Ends in 3 Chapters
2020-09-27 at 20:58:31
Manga launched in 2008, inspired TV anime in 2011 Full Article at ANN
Power Rangers Dino Fury Reveals Cast, Trailer
2020-09-27 at 20:42:56
Russel Curry, Kai Moya, Hunter Deno star in 28th Power Rangers season Full Article at ANN
Soredake ga Neck Workplace TV Anime Briefly Listed With More Cast
2020-09-27 at 13:00:00
Tsubasa Kizu, Ui Hinagata, Taisei Nishino, Taiga Fukazawa cast in story about convenience store workers Full Article at ANN
TMS Entertainment, Japan's Quebico Produce Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness CG Anime Series
2020-09-27 at 11:15:00
Quebico founded by Resident Evil: Vendetta co-producer Kei Miyamoto in 2017 Full Article at ANN
Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Game's New DLC to Feature Golden Frieza
2020-09-27 at 11:10:00
"New Power Awakens - Part 2" DLC launches this fall Full Article at ANN
The Promised Neverland Manga Gets New 1-Shot
2020-09-27 at 11:05:00
This year's 43rd issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine revealed on Monday that Kaiu Shirai and Posuka Demizu will publish a special one-shot... Full Article at ANN
Let's! Haikyu!? Spinoff Gag Manga Resumes on Shonen Jump+
2020-09-27 at 11:00:00
Retsu launched 4-panel manga in 2014, manga went on hiatus in 2018 Full Article at ANN
Show By Rock!! Stars!! TV Anime's Teaser Reveals Composers, January Premiere
2020-09-27 at 10:00:52
Yasuharu Takanashi (Team-MAX), Funta7, and Akiya Suzuki (Team-MAX) score music Full Article at ANN