Monthly Archives: September 2013

Pokémon XY Anime Promo


Originally posted on buttonmasher:
A new promo trailer has been released for the upcoming new Pokémon XY anime series, which will be airing on October 17, 2013, accompanied with the release of the new Pokémon X and Pokémon Y games…

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WHO’S LEFT BEHIND? – KAYOKO’S DIARY (1991)


The 2010’s have very much marked the beginning of my adventure into the world of World War 2 themed Japanese Anime films. After reviewing Studio Ghibli’s ‘Grave of the Fireflies’ (1988) in 2010 and the ‘Barefoot Gen’ films (1983 and … Continue reading

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September 11th Remembrance Ceremonies Held Across Miami-Dade


Originally posted on CBS Miami:
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A number of ceremonies were held across Miami-Dade on Wednesday to mark the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the United States Pentagon. At Tropical Park…

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‘Doctor Who’ 50th anniversary show poster revealed


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The End of an Era in Animation


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What is the relationship between form and content in Keiji Nakazawa’s Barefoot Gen?


–guest post by Davida Pines In her three-page comic Beginnings, Raina Telgemeier remembers reading the first volume of Barefoot Gen as a 9-year-old. “I guess I thought it was sorta interesting,” she recalls, “but nothing special—not better than reading Calvin…

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My review of The BFG by Roald Dahl


Originally posted on heatherellisbooks:
I have just finished reading the BFG by Roald Dahl, my dad bought me the full Roald Dahl box set and I am making my way through it. This is one of my favourite Roald Dahl…

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