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Tetsujin #28 (1960 live-action) – Ep 01 (1963 anime) – Ep 84-85

Here’s Mitsuteru Yokoyama’s seminal giant robot, in both live action and animated monochrome flavors. The first TV adaptation of Yokoyama’s 1956 manga was this live action series. Like many other Japanese superhero shows of the time there seems to be … Continue reading

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Yonimo Kimyona Monogatari – 1991-02-14 (NGN subtitled)

Another episode, with three more mysterious tales: Black Magic, The Seventh Mystery, and Tea Shop at the Pass. Shown with watchable English subtitles on the Nippon Golden Network in Hawaii. There are lots of collectors who have still have old … Continue reading

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Sukeban Deka II (1985) – Episode 38

There’s so much story packed into the last few episodes that it’s getting harder to write spoiler-free descriptions of them. Suffice it to say that this episode is entitled: “The Secret Revealed! Saki and Soto’s Origins.” It does what it … Continue reading

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Nyaa has been shut down by its owner

The owner of the Nyaa.eu site (little known fact: this person also goes by the screen name Nyaa) was spooked by a recent EU court decision, and decided to shut the site down permanently. That’s a personal decision that I’m … Continue reading

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Cyborg 009 (1968) – Episode 14

006 speaks broken Japanese with a thick Chinese accent, and it’s tricky to get across his tortured grammar in the subtitles. I certainly don’t plan on taking it in a Benny Hill style “Me so solly, flied lice” direction. This … Continue reading

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GeGeGe no Kitaro (1996) – Episode 06

“He who kills the Gyuki becomes a Gyuki.” That’s definitely problematic, unless you can somehow secure assistance from the deity in charge of these matters. Get it from Nyaa, Mega or Userscloud. And make sure to check out Hokuto no … Continue reading

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Stepsisters (1985) – Episode 03

Having failed in her attempts to get her husband Ryusaku to come with her, Shizuko makes her confession to Gozo Daimaru alone in Pastor Wakayama’s church. We find out more details about the events following Chizuko and Shinobu’s birth, although … Continue reading

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