Neon Genesis Evangelion

-Article by Paul Ewbank- First thing you need to know about this anime series is that the opening theme song is absolutely badass. Go check it out.* Right now. Second thing you need to know is that it’s one of the most messed up things you’ll ever see. Third things you need to know is…

Ghost in the Shell (1995)/ Ghost in the Shell 2.0 (2008)

-Review by Paul Ewbank- When Larry and Andy Wachowski met film producer Joel Silver to discuss the look and style of their new film idea, The Matrix, they showed him the animated film Ghost in the Shell and said “we wanna do that, but for real”. Judging by the finished product, they did just that….

Straight Title Robot Anime

-Review by Paul Ewbank- I’ve seen some weird stuff in my time. Heck, I’ve seen some stuff that’s weird even by anime standards. Spirited Away? Made perfect sense to me. Those giant bug things in Nausicaa? Whatever. That bit in Neon Genesis Evangelion where they ran out of money and shot the last two episodes…