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DVD Review: PlanZet – A CG Sci-Fi Thriller By Jun Awazu

September 11, 2012 9 comments

Humanity fights back from an alien invasion!

Another month and another mecha anime, this time a CGI animated movie from CoMix Wave and Media Factory.  It is the year 2047 and some aliens known as the FOS have invaded Earth and destroyed all the major cities in one fell swoop.  The Earth manages to build a Diffuser shield over the next 3 years to protect the planet from further attacks.  Three more years on, in 2053, the FOS are about to attack one final time, and so a plan is put into effect that could just save the world, but it requires the Diffuser to be shut down and a last-ditch effort by some Read more…

DVD Review: Broken Blade Collection

June 26, 2012 4 comments

Contains 6 feature length episodes!

Broken Blade sees us in the land of Krisna where the population is born with the ‘magic’ ability to manipulate quartz. Quartz is duly used in everything from vehicles to weapons. Krisna is on the brink of war with the Athens commonwealth and into this backdrop we have four old school friends all with their part to play, on both sides of the war.

The main characters are Rygart Arrow who was born without the ability to control Quartz, King Hodr and Queen Sigyn of Krisna and the Read more…