Tag Archives: Kids on the Slope

Nick Furi’s ODDS and ENDS™- This Week’s Pop Culture News Round-Up!

Video Games – I know I don’t give enough love to video games in this column… Something I’ll try to remedy, especially with this new trailer for Final Fantasy XV– one of the few franchises that still causes me to … Continue reading

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‘Super Golden Friends’ is Pure Nightmare Fuel

Rotoscoping in animation can, at times, be used for good. Tracing over live footage can add a sense of realism to different works and still keep an animated feel. Examples of good technique can be found in Max and Dave … Continue reading

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Weekday Morning Music 6.20.12

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Finally! A New Sakamichi no Apollon Trailer [Video]

Sakamichi no Apollon/Kids on the Slope is only a week away from debuting on Japanese television. Why should you care if you are an anime fan? You can read all about my thoughts why HERE. This new trailer for the … Continue reading

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Is ‘Sakamichi no Apollon’ the Series Old-School Anime Fans Have Been Waiting For?

I’ve been watching anime, whether I was aware of what it was or not, since I was 4 years old. In the mid 80s, I became a little more cognoscent of what anime actually was. By the early 90s, I … Continue reading

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