Transformation Sequence #141 – Akame ga Kill! (Part 2)

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Night Raid continues fighting against the Empire, which gets complicated as the evil general Esdeath falls in love with the sweater-wearing vanilla-loving piece of garbage Tatsumi. New allies join the ranks, but enemy assassins also organise under the name of the Jaegers, including Akame’s sister Kurome… Kym is sorry for this one, ya’ll. You can …

Transformation Sequence #139 – Kakegurui (Part 2)

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Yumeko Jabami continues cleaning up against the members of the student council. Playing through forced games of Russian Roulette and an on-stage idol challenge, Yumeko moves towards her ultimate goal: facing the student council president herself. You can also find us on; Vince (@vincekenny), Kym (@kymcattys) and Ben (@benstonick). Or! Drop us an email address with transformationsequence@gmail.com. …

Transformation Sequence #138 – Kakegurui (Part 1)

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Hyakkaou Private Academy houses the most wealthy and privileged students in Japan, with many future leaders and professionals among the student body. In the school, the student hierarchy is determined by an intricate gambling system in which students bet their fortunes against one another. The system is overseen by a tyrannical Student Council that oversees …

A Nerd’s Guide to Japan Part 1

By Michael DiMauro on

Welcome, folks!  This is the first installment of Geekly’s nerdy coverage of Japanese culture by Michael DiMauro and Carly Shields. After falling in love with the country during a visit in September, 2017, we noticed a lot of other people were contacting us about our experience. In an attempt to help out others on their first …

Transformation Sequence #134 – Winter Season 2018 Bonanza!

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It’s that time again! We blast through the Winter 2018 anime selection, including Darling in the FranXX, Ms Koizumi Loves Ramen, Citrus, A Place Further Than the Universe, Katana Maidens, Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Arc, Basilisk, Grancrest Senri, Sanrio Boys, The Juni Ito Collection and more! Phew, what a season, Devilman Crybaby, Violet Evergarden, Beatless, …

Geeklies Look At: Mary and the Witch’s Flower

By Alan Mathews on

What if you could use any kind of magic imaginable for one night. How would you use it? When Studio Ghibli closed their doors in 2014, Yoshiaki Nishimura (西村 義明) felt the urge to create a new studio. As producer, he and Director Hiromasa Yonebayashi (米林 宏昌) came together to continue the stylistic traditions they’d learned at …