Tag Archive for FUNimation

Black Butler: Season 1, Part 2

Part two of Black Butler sees the series hurtling towards a resolution for Ciel and Sebastian. Bound together by a dark ritual (hinted at but never shown), Sebastian must serve Ciel until they find who murdered Ciel’s parents and get…

Corpse Princess: The Complete Series

Rocking opening theme? Check. Hideous undead monsters threatening society as we know it? Check. Cute Japanese schoolgirls wielding semi-automatic weapons? Check. Yes, all the ingredients are in place for Corpse Princess (aka Shikabane Hime) to appeal to anime fans who…

Kaleido Star: Season One

When Sora was a little girl, she attended a show at the Kaleido Stage, a circus of sorts featuring the world’s most amazing acrobatic performances. She was so inspired by what she saw that since then she remained determined to…

My Bride is a Mermaid

I was immediately interested to watch this anime because it has such a fun premise. Nagasumi, on vacation with his family, is saved from drowning by Sun, a mermaid. Mermaid law says the secret of mermaid existence cannot be revealed.…

Soul Eater: The Complete Series

Witches, werewolves, zombies, and demons – these are all monsters that Meisters and Weapons battle on a daily basis. Students at the Grim Reaper’s Death Weapon Meister Academy learn the art of battle and maintaining their souls. Teenagers Maka and…

Girls Bravo

Yukari suffers from a peculiar malady. As a child, he was relentlessly bullied by girls and now, as a teenager, speaking to or making contact with a girl causes him to break out in a rash and hives dot his…

Dragonball Z Dragon Box Vol. 4

The Dragonball Z saga arrives at its most darkest and disturbing chapter in the fourth volume of the Dragon Box set, collecting the episodes that span the Android and Cell sagas. By warning Goku and pre-empting his fatal heart condition,…

Dragonball, Season 5

The saga of young Goku comes to a close in the final season of Dragonball. After successfully defeating King Piccolo, Goku is taken to recover at Korin’s tower. Once there, he is desperate to revive his friends who fell at…

Trigun: The Complete Series Box Set

When someone earns nicknames like “The Stampede” and “The Human Typhoon,” chances are it’s for good reason. However, in Vash’s case, it’s not necessarily his fault. Sure, there is often nothing but rubble left in his wake, but the destruction…

Dragonball, Season 4

The action heats up as the Tenkaichi Tournament comes to a close, but before anyone can catch a breath, a great evil resurfaces on Earth and plots a deadly takeover! There are many things going on in the fourth season…

Eden of the East

Eden of the East is a confusing romp. As a thriller, this could be construed as a compliment, but it isn’t always. The anime possesses some unique ideas, but the delivery of them sometimes falls short of expectation. However, you…