Interview with Johnny Yong Bosch!

Interview with Johnny Yong Bosch!


October may feel like ages ago already – but I was fortunate enough to catch a few minutes with American actor and voice actor Johnny Yong Bosch at the last MCM London Comic Con! Johnny’s first major acting role was as Adam Park, the second black Power Ranger in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, and the … Continue reading

Interview with the Producers of ‘Boys for Sale’

Interview with the Producers of ‘Boys for Sale’


You may recall that earlier this year I reviewed “Boys for Sale”, a very insightful documentary about Shinjuku’s urisen bars, where mostly straight Japanese boys have sex with men. I caught a screening at the Raindance Film Festival and it was both eye-opening and at times harrowing, and shines a light on one element of … Continue reading

‘Fireworks’ in UK cinemas this week!

‘Fireworks’ in UK cinemas this week!


Studio Shaft’s Fireworks is the latest anime film coming to UK cinemas (15 November), thanks to All the Anime. Based on a 1990’s live-action TV special Fireworks: Should We See It from the Side or the Bottom? from Shunji Iwai that spawned a whole series of ‘what if’ dramas in Japan, it certainly has a … Continue reading

Interview with Dan Green and Eric Stuart!

Interview with Dan Green and Eric Stuart!


A lot of people will remember watching Yu-Gi-Oh! on TV ten or so years ago but, for those of us who haven’t entirely grown up, there’s still a lot of hype around the series. It’s certainly considered a ‘nostalgic children’s anime’ in the same way that Pokemon and Sailor Moon are. MCM Comic Con has a … Continue reading