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ALEXANDRA CAVALLO AND MICHAEL C. WALSH
| March 02, 2012
Review: Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos
The Fullmetal Alchemist series has expanded impressively, from the 2001 graphic novel, to the 2003 anime series and film to the 2009 reboot of the anime, and now Kazuya Murata's film, which picks up from the middle of the second anime reboot.
Animated alchemical battles
| January 20, 2012
Photos: Anime Boston 2011
Anime Boston , winner of the Best Nerd Gathering award in the Phoenix Best 2011, takes over the Hynes Convention Center on April 22-24, 2011.
Anime Boston | Hynes Convention Center | April 22-24, 2011
| April 29, 2011
Meet the Mayor: Tokyo Kid
Welcome to "Meet the Mayor," a segment in which we interview local Foursquare Mayors in their natural habitats. Tokyo KidChris FerrariDo you consider yourself mayor...
| March 04, 2011
Review: Evangelion 2.0: You Can (Not) Advance
In Hiddeaki Anno’s second installment of the Rebuild of Evangelion saga, the citizens of Tokyo III continue their fight against an onslaught of spectral, Dementor–cum–Eye of Sauron super-creatures called Angels.
Battling Angels and daddy issues in Tokyo III
| March 04, 2011
The Big Hurt: Kings of Leon pooped
It's been a pretty lively year for pop music, but haven't you felt that the ultimate jam of 2010 was still elusive? Well, it's finally revealed itself: if you listen to one track this year, make it SOULJA BOY 's "Anime."
Plus ultimate 2010 jam revealed, Joe Perry wrecked, and Neil Young unplayable
| August 06, 2010
Photos: ConnectiCon 2010
ConnectiCon, a multi-genre convention, took place at the Connecticut Convention Center on July 9-11, 2010.
ConnectiCon at the Connecticut Convention Center | July 9-11, 2010
| July 16, 2010
Review: Evangelion 1.0: You Are Not Alone
Once you get past the turgid and jargony title and backstory, and the dippy English dubbing, this episode of the popular Japanese anime series is really quite predictable and inane.
Never makes it out of the cartoon stage
| August 14, 2009
Review: Blood: The Last Vampire
Despite inserting a jumble of backstory into his live-action take on an action experiment, director Chris Nahon ( Kiss of the Dragon ) captures some of the visceral thrills of the nine-year-old anime .
An interesting experiment
| July 10, 2009
Slideshow: Anime Boston at Hynes
Photos from Anime Boston at the Hynes Convention Center
Japanime lovers converged at the Hynes Convention Center on May 21, 2009
BOSTON PHOENIX STREET TEAM
| May 29, 2009
The Big Hurt: The YouTube anime mystery
YouTube is now so shockingly complete in its catalogue of illegally uploaded music that it's like a cheap jukebox that plays every song, ever.
What the hell is wrong with the Internet? Thorpe utterly fails to investigate . . .
| December 01, 2008
To Hell and Harry
American hetero pornography is, most often, a fantasy celebration of exhibitionist sluttiness, itchy whores on their knees, opening their legs, without a moment’s hesitation or a flicker of shame.
Hell Girl, The IT Crowd
| September 24, 2008
Mega Robo Thunder Phone Query - Cartoon Ambassador
Our crazy friends in Japan have named popular anime character Doraemon their Cartoon Ambassador. If the U.S. were to name their own Cartoon Ambassador who should...
| March 24, 2008
In the 1980s, while Americans were worrying about losing dominance in the automobile industry, Japan was taking over the animation business.
The Five Japanese anime you should be watching now — and the five you will be watching in the future
| May 26, 2006
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