Friday, 20 July 2012

Mobile Suit Gundam AGE

Hundreds of years of human colonization of space have finally resulted in a period of long lasting peace. However, fourteen years ago, a mysterious foe, the UE (Unknown Enemy), suddenly appeared. Since then, this cruel yet mysterious enemy has destroyed space colonies, and routinely attacked other targets. A victim of their attack of the space colony Ovan, Flit Asuno was given a family heirloom by his dying mother, the AGE device memory unit, which contained plans for a mobile suit. With thoughts of protecting others from the tragedy that he had experienced, Flit began to develop this suit, which he calls "Gundam" after the legendary suit developed by his family, in the space colony Nora's Earth Federation base. It is now the year A.G. (Advanced Generation) 115. When the UE suddenly attacks Nora, he must pilot the Gundam to fight against the UE, to protect humanity, as well as to avenge his mother.

Hunter x Hunter (2011)

A remake of the original series with different staff and cast.

Gon Freecs' father abandoned him as a baby in order to become a Hunter, an elite class with a license to go anywhere or do almost anything. Now 12 years old, Gon wishes to follow in his father's footsteps and become a great Hunter. While Gon faces the unexpected challenges the Hunter Examination throws at him, he makes friends with three other candidates, Kurapica, Leorio, and Killua.

Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Special A


Based on a shoujo manga by Maki Minami serialised in Hana to Yume.

When Hikari was little, she and her father liked to watch pro wrestling, and she became very good at it. She was the pride of her family until one day she was introduced to Kei, the son of her father's friend. He instantly defeated her in wrestling, and started what would become Hikari's major ambition to one day beat him. To do this she enrolled in Kei's school, an ultra elite school that costs her father a lot of money. This unusual school created classes according to grades, and the top seven students become members of the "SA". They have their own building, and can optionally attend class. Hikari is usually the only one who does so, since she desperately wants to beat Kei with test scores. The members of the "SA" have been close friends since their first year.

Tuesday, 17 July 2012

Phantom ~Requiem for the Phantom~


Based on the Nitro+ visual novel Phantom of Inferno.
A spate of mafia assassinations occurs in America, the work of the mysterious organization named Inferno. "Phantom" is their most strongest and capable assassin, however a lone tourist witnesses Phantom's latest act of murder. He unwittingly exposes the top assassin's true identity, a young girl named Ein. Witnesses are usually killed, but the man is captured and taken to be brainwashed into "Zwei", Inferno's newest assassin, with no memory of who he is. From this point on, Zwei is drawn into a world of conspiracy, deceit and violence.