Author Archives: Michael Eh?

Anime Road Trip – Kino’s Journey VS Girls Last Tour

Since now we’re meeting two nights instead of one, we reviewed two similar but different animes, Kino’s Journey (Kino no Tabi) and Girls Last Tour (Shoujo Shuumatsu Ryokou). Kino no Tabi has already had success as several movies, OVAs so … Continue reading

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Manga Reading List – Shoukoku no Altair

With the new summer season coming , it time to take a look at the new shows. Okay they’re not out yet so lets take a look at the manga that inspired summer season offerings. Shoukoku no Altair Mahmut is … Continue reading

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The Chill of the North – A look at This Year’s Anime North

Union Pearson Express station in Weston Even last month, about 3000 unsold weekend passes for Anime North.  The chill of PC Leadership Convention right next door to Anime North is definitely being felt. Whither it’s competition for hotel, restaurant space; … Continue reading

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On the road again … Toronto ComiCon

  Last minute work schedule uncertainty and unable to find accomendations at the last minute, meant another one day excursion again to Toronto ComiCon.  Might you going all out 24 hours is exillerating but after over 2 decades of covering … Continue reading

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Return to Michener Institute … Anime Shogatsu

It’s been almost 20 years since I was last at Michener Institute for an anime con.  The one SO long ago was my first anime con, Anime North 2.  Lots has changed.  I hardy recognized the area let alone the … Continue reading

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2017 – A New Year … we hope

It goes without saying 2016 was a year we all won’t miss. I doubt 2017 will be any better but we can hope. This year we saw a large departure of celebrities in 2016.  A trend I doubt we’ll see … Continue reading

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Winter is Coming – New Season New Shows

Snow is on the ground and the new season of shows from Japan will be starting. With a new season of Blue Exorcist. With the wiki and the website on a new server and issues with short URL finally fixed, … Continue reading

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Toronto Fan Days Holiday Show photos are UP!

You figure for a show that was just a dealer’s room with no guests and only 6 hours long that it would be boring. Right? Wrong. I ended taking over 420 pictures plus some test footage with my second Sony … Continue reading

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Toronto Fan Days – A Return to a Seasonal Favourite

Early morning bus ride with time to kill but any time in Toronto is a breath of fresh air in spite of whatever the pollution index is.  Light snow fall only a hint here in T.O.  Time for cheer and … Continue reading

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Giant Fate Grand Order anime figure maybe the largest yet.

Zakuzaku911 reports giant anime figure of Wickerman from Fate / Grand Order now stands in Tokushima Awaodori Airport in Matsushige, Tokushima, Japan.   The Wicker Man is part of a huge display at the airport including banners promoting various projects including The … Continue reading

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