Another DVD Review

Another DVD Review Studio: P.A. Works Publisher: Hanabee Format: DVD (reviewed), Blu-ray Release Date: July 3, 2013 Price: $59.99 – Available Here Overview One of the great things about the anime medium is its capability to portray intense thrillers with unsettling horror elements. That’s not to say it’s common when we do get a series from this genre, as for a scary thriller to s...

Hanabee licensed Tsuritama

Hanabee Entertainment have just announced at Supanova Perth 2013 that they have acquired the license for noitaminA series Tsuritama. Tsuritama carved out a place in noitaminA history as one of the anime block’s most bizarre series to date. Coming from the director of C for Control – The Money and Soul of Possibility, Kenji Nakamura has done it again with his wildly creative brand of an...

Interview with Hanabee’s Karen Pak and Eric Cherry

At Supanova Sydney 2013, Hanabee Entertainment dropped some major bombshells by announcing three new titles. Following these announcements we took the time out to sit down with Hanabee’s Eric Cherry and Karen Pak to discuss the new license acquisitions of Lupin the 3rd: The Woman called Mine Fujiko, Revolutionary Girl Utena and Daily Lives of High School Boys. You can check out the complete ...

Hanabee Anime Trivia Competition

Imagine if you will; it’s a rainy Sunday at the Sydney Supanova Expo, fans are wet from the downpour and looking for salvation in the dome hosting the expo, the fans enter but they are met only with a battle of epic proportions! Two teams went head to head on the main stage for the prize of ultimate glory! Ok, so it wasn’t THAT epic, but it was still something really cool! This year at...

Hanabee Licenses Lupin The Third: A Woman Called Mine Fujiko

Just this afternoon at this years Sydney Supanova we got word from Hanabee that they have scored the license for the series; Lupin The Third: A Woman Called Mine Fujiko. There has been some great news that came out of Hanabee in the past couple days and this sweet release is just the icing on the cake that is awesome anime releases. The series is thirteen episodes long and will be released in two ...

Hanabee Licenses Daily Lives of High School Boys

Hanabee Entertainment has announced, at Supanova 2013, that they have licensed the series Daily Lives of High School Boys. Directed by Shinji Takamatsu, director of Gintama and School Rumble, the series adapts Yasunobu Yamauchi’s manga and explores the lives of three highschoolers. Welcome to the daily lives of Tadakuni, Hidenori and Yoshitake, students at the all-boys academy of Sanada Nort...

Hanabee licenses Revolutionary Girl Utena

Hanabee Entertainment have just announced at Supanova Sydney 2013 that they have acquired the licence for the cult-classic anime series Revolutionary Girl Utena. Directed by Kunihiko Ikuhara of Sailor Moon and Penguindrum fame, Revolutionary Girl Utena is a must watch anime to say the very least. The series is slated to be released in 3 parts all housed in a lovely collector’s box bundled wi...

Nisemonogatari Part 2 Review

Nisemonogatari Part 2 Studio: SHAFT Publisher: Hanabee Format: DVD Release Date: June 5, 2013 Price: $44.99 – Available Here Overview The second half of Hanabee’s Australian release of Nisemonogatari continues on from where Part 1 ended, and begins at the “Tsukihi Phoenix” arc which covers the last four episodes. After a strong focus on Koyomi’s “bigger-little&#...

Dusk Maiden of Amnesia DVD Review

  Dusk Maiden of Amnesia Studio: Silver Link Publisher: Hanabee Format: DVD, Blu-Ray – Reviewed on DVD Release Date: 5th June 2013 Price: $59.99 – Available Here Overview We all know the story. Boy meets girl, boy befriends girl, boy and girl start a school club together…also girl is a ghost. Ok so maybe not the most traditional story. Dusk Maiden of Amnesia is a story of love, l...

Mysterious Girlfriend X Review

Mysterious Girlfriend X Studio: Hoods Entertainment Publisher: Hanabee Format: DVD Release Date: June 5th 2013 Price: $59.99 – Available Here Overview We’ve all been in love. We’ve all had that one girl/guy that has driven us crazy, that we’d do anything for, that maybe we would even die for. The type of love in Mysterious Girlfriend X is…not that kind of love. Bruno ...

WIN – Hanabee June Anime Releases

We have 5 copies of June 2013 anime releases from Hanabee to giveaway. We will be giving away the following: Dusk Maiden of Amnesia on DVD and on Blu-Ray Mysterious Girlfriend X on DVD and on Blu-ray Nisemonogatari Part 2 on DVD To win simply leave a comment below answering the following question and we’ll pick a lucky winner for each title: Which Hanabee title do you want to win and why? We...

Nisemonogatari Part 1 Review

Nisemonogatari Part 1 Studio: SHAFT Publisher: Hanabee Format: DVD Release Date: May 1, 2013 Price: $49.99 – Available Here Overview The recent Monogatari franchise has become insanely popular amongst its core fan base with the coming of Bakemonogatari a few years ago. It introduced a fascinating, if a little disorienting, way of storytelling through clever conversations and haphazard camera...

Lost Password