Author Archives: Nanto

GeGeGe no Kitaro (2007) – Episode 02 (plus links to 03-45!)

Back in 2008-2009, SkewedS Translations and Order of Zeronos subtitled the first five episodes of the fifth (and at that time, the most recent) series of GeGeGe no Kitaro. At that time I was making steady progress on subtitling the … Continue reading

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Why is the Lensman anime so rare?

Here’s a guest post by my old friend DeTroyes, who co-founded TSHS with me in the mid-1980s. He started out writing this in the comments section, but it got a bit long for a comment, as he has accumulated quite … Continue reading

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Lensman: Galactic Patrol (1984) – Episodes 01-10 softsub & hardsub batches

2019 is the 35th anniversary of both the Lensman anime film & TV series, as well as the 85th anniversary of E.E. “Doc” Smith’s Triplanetary being serialized in Amazing Stories Magazine. So it seems appropriate that our first release in … Continue reading

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Sabu and Ichi’s Detective Tales (1968) – Episode 27

This joint project with Hokuto no Gun finally inches past the halfway mark, with a rather unique episode. A decade before his groundbreaking work on the Captain Harlock TV series, Rintaro co-directed several early episodes of Sabu & Ichi, helping … Continue reading

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Sukeban Deka II (1985) – Episodes 28-42 (conclusion)

The conclusion is finally here, after all these years. I had intended to make a revised batch of the entire series to release at Christmas, but time constraints with other projects and real-life emergencies made it seem unlikely I could … Continue reading

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Halloween fun with Kitaro and Q-Taro!

Obake no Q-Taro (1965) episode 12B Based on the gag manga by the duo known as Fujiko Fujio, here’s half of an episode of the original black and white anime. The first series featured Machiko Soga as the voice of … Continue reading

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Ultraman Powered – Shuwatch! English lesson (1995)

Hey, kids, let’s learn some letters with Ultraman Powered and Pygmon! Thanks to Dougo13 for finding this rare clip on one of his old VHS tapes from Japan. Get it from Nyaa or Mega.

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