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  1. Joshawott

    Studio Ghibli's The Boy and the Heron Becomes First Anime to Win a BAFTA

    Studio Ghibli and Hayao Miyazaki's The Boy and the Heron has made history by becoming the first anime film to be awarded a BAFTA¬ Continue reading...
  2. Joshawott

    Mari Okada's Maboroshi Review

    Following the success of Maquia, the acclaimed anime writer and director Mari Okada teams up with Studio MAPPA for a story about a town trapped in time. "Maboroshi" is a teen love story as beautiful as it is transgressive, and unflinchingly Okada - but is it good? Continue reading...
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    Believe it! Anime Limited Acquires Naruto and Naruto: Shippuden at MCM London Comic Con

    You better believe it - Anime Limited have announced that Masashi Kishimoto's iconic "Naruto" and "Naruto Shippuden" anime series are coming to Blu-ray in the UK! Continue reading...
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    Where to Buy Anime in the UK (was Anime Online Retailers)

    Sad to see. UP1's site may have been in desperate need of an update 20 years ago, but they've been a great source of imports - especially now that RightStuf charges a small fortune for international shipping. I guess that I'll end up importing even less now...
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    UK Anime Distributor Crunchyroll/Funimation/Manga UK Discussion Thread

    Spy x Family Part 1 has an SRP of £34.99 for a Standard Definition Blu-ray Irina the Vampire Cosmonaut has an SRP of £54.99 for a Standard Definition Blu-ray. I know that one is vastly more popular than the other, but a £20 difference? Make it make sense. I'd pay half of what Irina costs (and...
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    Makoto Shinkai to Attend Early "Suzume" Screening Next Month

    Crunchyroll have announced a special preview for Makoto Shinkai's latest anime blockbuster "Suzume" at the BFI Southbank cinema next month, where the director will be in attendance. Continue reading...
  7. Joshawott

    Interview: Anime Director Naoko Yamada on Science SARU and LGBTQ+ Inclusion

    I imported Liz and the Blue Bird years ago, but only got around to watching it the weekend before the interview. It might be one of the most best directed anime films I’ve seen. Yamada’s hallmarks are all over it, and its shot composition is stunning. The film is also adorable.
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    Interview: Anime Director Naoko Yamada on Science SARU and LGBTQ+ Inclusion

    Known the world over for hit anime like "A Silent Voice" and "K-On!", celebrated anime director Naoko Yamada sat down with us to discuss her recent move to Science SARU, LGBTQ+ themes in anime, and more! Continue reading...
  9. Joshawott

    What did you RECEIVE today? PHOTOS EDITION!

    Grav just pulling off a mfing Ant-Man style heist over here.
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    Scotland Loves Anime Edinburgh Relocates to Cameo after Filmhouse Closure

    Scotland Loves Anime's Edinburgh leg relocates to the Picturehouse Cameo following the closure of the Filmhouse. Continue reading...
  11. Joshawott

    UK Anime Distributor Anime Limited Discussion Thread

    Yeah, that ruling also impacted where I live (Cambridge). The city had both a Cineworld and a Picturehouse, and after a lengthy public campaign to save the Arts Picturehouse, it was the Cineworld that ended up being sold here (to The Light).
  12. Joshawott

    UK Anime Distributor Anime Limited Discussion Thread

    Didn't Crunchyroll UK only just recently reissue 2.0 and 3.0? So, I think they might still have the UK license.
  13. Joshawott

    UK Anime Distributor Anime Limited Discussion Thread

    So, ITV's announcement about their Anime Limited deal had an interesting tidbit:
  14. Joshawott

    Tickets for "Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero" Film Now on Sale!

    Tickets for the Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero anime film are now on sale, ahead of the film's 19th August theatrical release! Continue reading...
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    Anime Limited Partners with ITV's Upcoming Streaming Service

    ITV have announced a partnership with Anime Limited for their upcoming streaming service ITVX, which will include Hideaki Anno's Gunbuster and more! Continue reading...
  16. Joshawott

    Dragon Ball Symphonic Adventure UK Concert Cancelled

    The UK performance of the Dragon Ball Symphonic Adventure orchestra concert has been cancelled, according to emails sent to ticket holders. Continue reading...
  17. Joshawott

    Crunchyroll Announces Price Reduction for Monthly Memberships

    The anime streaming service Crunchyroll announces a price reduction for their monthly membership tiers, effectively reversing an increase from 2019. Continue reading...
  18. Joshawott

    In Memorium: Yu-Gi-Oh! Creator Kazuki Takahashi (1961-2022)

    A reflection on the life of Yu-Gi-Oh! creator Kazuki Takahashi, who has passed away at the age of 60. Continue reading...
  19. Joshawott

    Crunchyroll to Release Fruits Basket -prelude- English Dub in Cinemas this July

    Crunchyroll confirms that the theatrical release for the "Fruits Basket -prelude-" movie will be dub-only when it opens in cinemas next month. Continue reading...
  20. Joshawott

    INTERVIEW: Life, Death, and the Creative Desires of loundraw's Summer Ghost

    With his debut feature "Summer Ghost" being featured as part of the BFI's recent anime season, we sat down with the debut illustrator-turned-director loundraw, who founded his own anime studio at the age of 24! Continue reading...