Archive for July, 2009

Anime: Baccano!

If you punch the term Baccano into google (or bing, or micro-hoo), you’ll no doubt end up at a fairly stark website which states that the word is an Italian term for “the noise of a party, of people having fun”. There isn’t actually a party, as such, seen in the [first four] episodes included […]

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Series: Engineering Connections s1

Most boy nerds know Richard Hammond as one of the guys from TOP GEAR. Specifically he’s the guy to survived a gut wrenching (almost) three hundred mile an hour crash during an attempt at the British land speed record back in 2007. More importantly though, he’s a guy who has created many many hoon-filled hours […]

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Series: Star Blazers Complete Collection

STAR BLAZERS was one of those shows which lived primarily as a spark of recognition to me. I have vague memories of seeing episodes here and there as I was growing up, but it wasn’t a show that I had any investment in. Having said that it does represent the kind of television that pulls […]

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Powers Cosmic: Episode 07

The undeniable scope of what I’m about write isn’t lost on me, after all, I’m about to write it, and the thing that I’m about to write is making reference to other things that I’ve previously written. So, in a sense, I feel vastly qualified to make the statement that I’m about to make. If […]

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