We cover two upcoming releases this week: the second volume of romcom Kubo Won’t Let Me Be Invisible and the first volume of the historical manga, The Elusive Samurai. We also dig into witches, bounty hunters, Jedi, and muscular girls with our reviews of recent manga and light novels! Cowboy Bebop: Making the Netflix Series… Read More Reader’s Corner: The Elusive Samurai, Kubo Won’t Let Me Be Invisible (Vol. 2), and Cowboy Bebop: Making the Netflix Series
Did you miss our Instagram live stream yesterday with Lydia Peckham, the actress who plays Katerina in Netflix’s live-action adaptation of Cowboy Bebop? Not to fear! Even though you missed out on asking her questions live, you can stream the entire interview on our YouTube channel! 3, 2, 1, let’s stream! We talk John Cho,… Read More Video Interview with Cowboy Bebop’s Lydia Peckham
Episode one of the new Netflix adaptation of Cowboy Bebop takes the viewers back to the initial episode of the anime, itself an homage to Robert Rodriguez’s Desperado, and immediately features the sharp acting on display throughout the series, including that of Lydia Peckham—who plays Katerina, a poised, mysterious young woman whose boyfriend is mixed… Read More Lydia Peckham (Katerina from Netflix’s Cowboy Bebop) Joins us Live on Wednesday!
While our full review of Cowboy Bebop (2021) is now out and ready to read, we thought it would be fun to do a first impression piece, too, similar to the ones we post each anime season as new series begin to air—and considered that it might helpful for you, too, as you either contemplate… Read More First Impressions: Cowboy Bebop (Netflix), Episode 1
There’s a memorable scene from Cowboy Bebop, the 1998 anime on which Netflix’s new live-action adaptation is based, where series protagonist Spike lays pinned to the floor of a gothic church by Vicious, his former comrade and a symbol of a brutal past he’s been unable to escape, while pointing his gun back at him.… Read More Review: Cowboy Bebop (Netflix, 2021)
Welcome to Doki Doki News, your source for updates in the world of anime, gaming, and otakudom, for the week of March 14th through March 20th! Check out latest episode in our player below, or subscribe to us on SoundCloud, where you can also find breaking news episodes! Are you excited to finally see Mugen… Read More Doki Doki News: Demon Slayer to the U.S., Cowboy Bebop Wraps, and Nana’s a Mama!
It’s been a crazy couple of days when it comes to live-action anime remakes. First, rumors of Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok) directing Akira (which is moving forward) erupted, followed yesterday morning by news that John Cho has been cast as Spike Spiegel for the Netflix live-action adaptation of Cowboy Bebop, along with casting for Jet,… Read More Bang! Is Casting John Cho as Spike Spiegel in the Cowboy Bebop Netflix Series a Great Decision or a Terrible One?