Anime Review #60: The Super Mario Anime Movie

Nintendo's famous mustachioed video game plumber, Super Mario, has been long considered an icon of the video gaming world. Ever since his debut in Donkey Kong in 1981, which would be followed up by the Mario Bros. arcade in 1983 and most famously, the NES smash hit Super Mario Bros. of 1985, his adventures have … Continue reading Anime Review #60: The Super Mario Anime Movie

East Meets West #4: Super Mario Bros. Super Show .vs. Sonic X

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific set of criteria, decide which of the two is, in my fallible opinion, the superior version. Our two shows this week are based on one of the … Continue reading East Meets West #4: Super Mario Bros. Super Show .vs. Sonic X

St. Pius V Corner: A Virtual Laver Of Regeneration?

And Jesus coming, spoke to them, saying: All power is given to me in heaven and in earth. Going therefore, teach ye all nations; baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and behold I am with you all … Continue reading St. Pius V Corner: A Virtual Laver Of Regeneration?

Anime Review #35: Sonic The Hedgehog OVA (1996)

Just this year, Sega's very own mascot, Sonic The Hedgehog, ran right into millions of cinemas across the world in his very first theatrical film, Sonic The Hedgehog, where the titular character is voiced by Ben Schwartz, and stars alongside comic Jim Carrey (of Ace Ventura and Bruce Almighty fame) and James Marsden in his … Continue reading Anime Review #35: Sonic The Hedgehog OVA (1996)