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KARAS Anime Review – When CGI Goes WellThis production leaves an unmistakable impression of a project created with attention and care for the details that is a common characteristic for the indie scene.
GANGSTA Anime Review: Too Fast. Not Furious Enough.Gangasta is a mafia-based story with many similarities to one relatively recent anime – Togainu no Chi.
Bakumatsu Kikansetsu Irohanihoheto Anime Review: Surprisingly GoodWe follow the last moments of the Tokugawa period in the Japanese history through the eyes of couple of characters.
Petshop of Horrors Review – Pathway to the MangaThe story follows a handsome Chinese shop seller, the strange cases around the pet shop where he works and his customers.
D. Gray-man ReviewGood Things Come to Those Who Wait
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