‘Bakemonogatari’ and More Coming from Hanabee in February 2017

Hanabee Entertainment’s website has just revealed their release plans for February 2017. They will be putting out new editions of three anime titles on February 23, 2017. Another will be released in a new DVD and Blu-ray combo-pack for $49.99 AUD. All 12 episodes will be featured with English audio, Japanese audio and English subtitles. The textless opening and ending animations will be incl...

Nekomonogatari Black Review

Nekomonogatari Black Studio: SHAFT Publisher: Hanabee Format: DVD/Blu-ray Combo Release Date: June 4, 2014 Price: $44.99 – Available Here Overview The enduring Monogatari series, SHAFT’s flagship anime, hits once again and this time with a prequel to the original Bakemonogatari. It’s clear that there are few anime projects out there that are as divisive as this unless you include...

Bakemonogatari Booster Packs Released On Valentine’s Day

Here’s something that will please many of you trading card fans out there, the Bakemonogatari themed Weiss Schwarz cards will be available in booster packs in two days’ time. The Trial decks were released last month on the 17th in both English and Japanese versions and the booster packs will also available just in time for valentine’s day, although I’m not too sure if these will make the per...

Good Smile Company puts Wonder Festival figures and more up for pre-order

Today a number of new figures from Good Smile Company have been placed on the company’s website and are now available for pre-order. Three of these figures are Tokyo Wonder Festival 2014 exclusives but they can still be purchased through the Good Smile online shop while four other figures can be purchased either at stores that carry figures such as these or through the company’s online shop. The f...

CC Review Roundup – September 22-October 5, 2013

The last couple of weeks have been packed with reviews! Everyone has been busy trying to get you the best review coverage we can! We’ve had a few notable titles to come out from September 22 – October 5, 2013. Grand Theft Auto V, FIFA 14, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, Rune Factory 4, and more were covered in the past couple weeks. Our anime personnel have also been working hard to cover a del...

Bakemonogatari Part 2 Blu-ray Review

Bakemonogatari Part 2 Blu-ray Publisher: Hanabee Studio: SHAFT Format: DVD, Blu-ray (reviewed) Release Date: September 4, 2013 Price: $49.99 – Available Here Overview Here we are again, back for the second half of NisiOisin’s supernatural tale of ailments and oddities. Based on the original light novels and animated by Studio SHAFT, Bakemonogatari caused quite a stir when the anime unl...

CC Review Roundup – Week of August 4-August 10, 2013

Join Capsule Computers editor Joe Morgan as he recaps all of the video game, anime, movie, and manga reviews for the week of August 4 – August 10, 2013. This feature is intended as a way to give you, our readers, a quick recap of every game we’ve reviewed on the site each week.  The goal is to let you get the review information you want in five minutes or less. Here’s your review breakdown for the...

Bakemonogatari Part 1 Blu-ray Review

Bakemonogatari Part 1 Blu-ray Studio: SHAFT Publisher: Hanabee Format: Blu-ray (reviewed), DVD Release Date: July 31, 2013 Price: $49.99 – Available Here Overview Bakemonogatari, a title that can be translated as “Ghost Story” is a fairly recent hit in the anime industry. The light novels written by popular author NisiOisin have spawned continued adaptations such as Nisemonogatar...

Daisuki Launches Anime Streaming on YouTube

Anime streaming service Daisuki began streaming its service on the popular video sharing website YouTube last Sunday. They have opted for a healthy mixture of  both classic anime and more modern, critically acclaimed anime including a number of beautifully animated series by SHAFT. The series that they are streaming include: – Puella Magi Madoka Magica – Bakemonogatari – Nisemono...

Owarimonogatari Gets Fall Release

NisiOisin‘s latest novel in the Monogatari series, the long awaited Owarimonogatari, is set to be released this fall according to the NisiOisin Anime Project’s Twitter account. This news comes just days after  the supposed release date slip-up by Sony regarding the Kizumonogatari movie, also set to release this fall. Fans that can’t wait to dive into  the latest novel will be gla...

Possible Fall Release for Kizumonogatari

It was briefly revealed on Sony’s online media store Mora this Tuesday that the Kizumonogatari movie will be released in Japanese theatres this fall. Since its brief announcement Mora has taken down the listing, but one feels that this was probably to cover their mistake rather than because the date was wrong. Kizumonogatari is being produced by Aniplex who are owned by Sony Music Entertainment so...

SHAFT to Animate Nisekoi Romantic Comedy Anime

Fans of the massively successful Shōnen Jump manga Nisekoi let out a cry of happiness today as the infamous studio SHAFT stepped forward with news that they would be animating its recently announced anime adaption. SHAFT is renowned for its quirky storytelling techniques and distinctive abstract art style made famous by the monumentally successful series Bakemonogatari and Puella Magi Madoka Magic...

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