Monthly Archives: March 2008

Anime Review: Gundam Seed

This is 52-episodes of Gundam soap-opera goodness. In the future, humans created super humans and then became afraid of them. Accidentally a war was started and hatred upon hatred built leading to Armageddon. Friend against friend, in gundams, fight with their princesses cheering them on. Ah, yes, then there’s the tainted love of the deliciously irritating Filay. It was addicting.

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Manga Review: Ion

“Ion” is a 6 chapter (1 volume) manga by Arina Tanemura. She wrote this manga early in her career and it shows. The drawing style is hers but primitive and the characters and story are nowhere near as rich as “Fullmoon o Sagashite”, “Kamikaze Kaito Jeanne”, or “Shinshi Doumei Cross” (“The Gentleman’s Alliance” in the US). As with her other

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