Review: Sweet Blue Flowers (Aoi Hana), Blu-Ray

Reunited as teenagers after spending their middle school years apart, Fumi and Akira don’t recognize each other at first, especially since the latter has far surpassed her friend in height (to latter’s dismay)—but everything else remains nearly the same: Akira is spunky and self-confident, Fumi is more gentle and prone to crying, and though they… Read More Review: Sweet Blue Flowers (Aoi Hana), Blu-Ray

My Neighbor Hayao: A Dreamy Collection of Miyazaki-Inspired Art

In 2017, Spoke Art opened an exhibition in its San Francisco gallery featuring pieces inspired by the works of acclaimed and Oscar-winning animator, Hayao Miyazaki. A success, they would repeat it in the following years, traveling the show to New York and then Los Angeles, showing hundreds of varied pieces with all this is common:… Read More My Neighbor Hayao: A Dreamy Collection of Miyazaki-Inspired Art

Caitlin Glass Reviews Haikyuu (Season 1)

What makes Haikyuu!! such a special series, more than just another sports anime? Caitlin Glass, ADR director for Funimation (Fruits Basket, Radiant) and voice actress (Winry, Fullmetal Alchemist), dives into just why that’s the case with our extended, final Zoom session covering season one of the series. Caitlin previously discussed her preference for language choice… Read More Caitlin Glass Reviews Haikyuu (Season 1)