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Spoiler-Free Review: New Game

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Spoiler-Free Review: New Game

The World New Game is a simple slice-of-life anime. It’s set in modern-day Japan. The only thing that’s unique about the world is the apparent lack of men. Seven episodes into the anime and we’ve only seen one male character–a small boy apparently related to one of the secondary characters. I don’t think the lack […]

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Emily
Emily

Willem Dafoe in Death Note

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Willem Dafoe in Death Note

Willem Dafoe will be in Death Note as the voice of Ryuk, Mashable reported on Tuesday. While I’m a big fan of Death Note and I’m excited for the movie, I haven’t been following the news closely. I have to say, this one surprised me. I can’t help but think that his performance will be similar […]

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Emily
Emily

Cowboy Bebop vs. Firefly

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I’m a late-comer to a lot of fandoms. I didn’t play my first “real” video game until I was 14 or 15 (The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker). I was resistant to anime until freshmen year of college. I didn’t start watching Doctor Who until 2013. The same is true for both Firefly (which I watched […]

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Emily
Emily

Spoiler-Free Review: Psycho-Pass

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The World Psycho-Pass is set in a future in which Japan as achieved a perfect society. The Sibyl System efficiently controls every aspect of everyone’s lives. An aptitude test determines what job is best for everyone. Food production is automated and self-sufficient, keeping Japan isolated from the rest of the chaotic world. Crime is even […]

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