Donjobo’s Thoughts: Career Fairs

Donjobo’s Thoughts: Career Fairs

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A now conscious Jimmy enters the room angrily as he notices that Donjobo hasn’t posted his anime review for the week.

NOTE: This post doesn’t contain anime. I do apologize, but it’s a continuation from Donjobo’s Thoughts on Reboots, Remakes, and Reimaginings.

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Ogy Anime Reviews: My Dear Marie OVA

Ogy Anime Reviews: My Dear Marie OVA

My Dear Marie DVD front

Show Index:

Other names:

  • Metal Angel Marie
  • Boku no Marie

Date Released: March 6, 1996
Genre: Supernatural, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Comedy, Fan Service
Age Range: 13+
Runtime: 3 episodes, minute range 27min > 30min
Original Creator: Sakura Takeuchi
– Other work from Sakura Takeuchi:

  • Chocotto Sister

Director: Tomomi Mochizuki
– Other work from Tomomi Mochizuki:

  • Ai Monogatari (OAV)
  • Brave Command Dagwon (T.V. Series)
  • Creamy Mami: Long Good-Bye (OAV)
  • Here Is Greenwood (OAV)
  • Hikari no Densetsu (T.V. Series)
  • House of Five Leaves (T.V. Series)
  • Momo: The Girl God of Death (T.V. Series)
  • Princess Nine (T.V. Series)
  • Seraphim Call (T.V. Series)
  • Twin Spica (T.V. Series)
  • Zettai Shonen (T.V. Series)

Script Written by: Go Sakamoto
– Other work from Go Sakamoto:

  • Brave Command Dagwon (T.V. Series)

Music: Hisaaki Hogari
– Other musical works from Hisaaki Hogari:

  • Aquarion (Series)
  • Kokoro Library (T.V. Series)

Production: Studio Pierrot
Other Media Chronology:

-Manga: Title: Boku no Marie. Written by: Sakura Takeuchi. Illustrated by: Sakura Takeuchi. Published by: Shueisha. Magazine: Weekly Young Jump. 1994. 10 volumes. Licensed by: No one in the U.S. & CAN.

Licensed by previously ADV films.

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New Anime Brew: Aura Koga Maryuin’s Last War

New Anime Brew: Aura Koga Maryuin’s Last War

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Show Index:

Date Released: April 13, 2013 (Japanese)

  • December 8, 2015 (American/Canadian)

Genre: (Serious) Drama & Romance
Age Range: 13+
Runtime: 1 feature, 85 minutes, 55 seconds
Original Creator: Romeo Tanaka
– Other work from Romeo Tanaka:

  • Humanity Has Declined (T.V. Series)

Director: Seiji Kishi
– Other work from Seiji Kishi:

  • Angel Beats! (T.V. Series)
  • Arpeggio of Blue Steel (Series)
  • Assassination Classroom (Series)
  • Galaxy Angel Rune (T.V. Series)
  • Kamisama Dolls (Series)
  • My Bride Is a Mermaid (T.V. Series)
  • Ragnarok The Animation (T.V. Series)
  • Rampo Kitan: Game of Laplace (T.V. Series)
  • Astro Fighter Sunred (Series)
  • Yugo the Negotiator (T.V. Series)

Script Written by: Jun Kumagai
– Other work from Jun Kumagai:

  • Aquarion Logos (T.V. Series)
  • Galilei Donna (T.V. Series)

Sound Director: Satoki Iida
– Other Sound Directing from Satoki Iida:

  • Amagami SS (Series)
  • Angel Beats! (T.V. Series)
  • Assassination Classroom (Series)
  • Blood Lad (T.V. Series)
  • Busou Shinki (T.V. Series)
  • Humanity Has Declined (T.V. Series)
  • Magikano (T.V. Series)
  • Mayo Chiki! (T.V. Series)
  • My Bride Is a Mermaid (T.V. Series)
  • Nyan Koi! (T.V. Series)
  • Sakura Trick (T.V. Series)
  • Tentai Senshi Sunred (Series)

Music: Michiru Oshima
– Other musical works from Michiru Oshima:

  • Arc the Lad (T.V. Series)
  • BECK: Mongolian Chop Squad (T.V. Series)
  • Casshan: Robot Hunter Casshern (OAV)
  • Fancy Lala (T.V. Series)
  • Fusé: Memoirs of a Huntress (Movie)
  • The Glass Rabbit (Movie)
  • Hal (Movie)
  • Legend of Crystania (Series)
  • Little Witch Academia (Movies)
  • Lord of Lords Ryu Knight (Series)
  • Magic User’s Club (Series)
  • Miracle Girls (T.V. Series)
  • Patema Inverted (Movie)
  • Project Blue Earth SOS (T.V. Series)
  • Queen Emeraldas (OAV)
  • Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers (T.V. Series)
  • Run (Movie)
  • Snow White with the Red Hair (Series)
  • Sound of the Sky (T.V. Series)

Productions: AIC A.S.T.A., Aura Film Partners, Lantis, Marvelous AQL, MOVIC, Pony Canyon, & Sotsu Co., Ltd.

Other Media Chronology:

-Light Novel: Title: Aura: Maryūinkōga Saigo no Tatakai. Written by: Romeo Tanaka. Illustrated by: Mebae. Published by: Shogakukan. Imprint: Gagaga Bunko. 2008. 1 (360 page) volume. Licensed by: No one in the U.S. & CAN

-Manga: Title: Aura: Maryūinkōga Saigo no Tatakai. Written by: Romeo Tanaka. Illustrated by: Kōichirō Hoshino. Published by: Shogakukan. Magazine: Shōnen Sunday Super. 2012. 4 volumes. Licensed by: No one in the U.S. & CAN

Licensed by Sentai Filmworks.

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Ogy Anime Reviews: Prefectural Earth Defense Force

Ogy Anime Reviews: Prefectural Earth Defense Force

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Show Index:

Other Names:

  • Kenritsu Chikyū Bōeigun
  • Prefectural Earth Defense Force: The Subtitles Strike Back

Date Released: March 21, 1986
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Comedy (Gag)
Age Range: +13
Runtime: 50min 48 sec
Original Creator: Kouichirou Yasunaga
– Other work from Kouichirou Yasunaga:

  • D-Cup Hunter (manga)

Director: Keiji Hayakawa
– Other work from Keiji Hayakawa:

  • MAPS 1987 (OAV)
  • Belle and Sebastian (T.V. Series)
  • Pepperpot

Script Written by:  Kazunori Ito
– Other work from Kazunori Ito:

  • DOT .hack//(Series)
  • Magical Angel Creamy Mami (Series)
  • Patlabor (Series)
  • Twilight Q (OAV just episode 1)

Sound Director: Masahiru Komatsu
–Only Work
Music: Kentaroh Haneda
– Other musical works from Kentaroh Haneda:

  • Barefoot Gen 1 & 2 (Movie)
  • Sherlock Hound (T.V. Series)
  • Space Adventure Cobra (T.V. Series)
  • (The) Super Dimension Century Orguss (T.V. Series)
  • Thunderbirds 2086 (T.V. Series)

Production: Shogakukan-Shueisha Productions
Other Media Chronology:

-Manga: Title: Kenritsu Chikyū Bōeigun. Written by: Kōichirō Yasunaga. Published by: Shogakukan. Magazine: Shōnen Sunday Super. 1983. 4 volumes. Licensed by: None in the U.S. but has had a re-release in Japan well if you can import and can read Japanese.

Licensed by (previously from) ADV films.

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Ogy Anime Reviews: My My Mai, Make Me Wanna Be With You! OVA

Ogy Anime Reviews: My My Mai, Make Me Wanna Be With You! OVA

My My Mai DVD Box Show Index: Other Names:

  • My My Mai
  • Sono Ki ni Sasete yo My My Mai

Date Released: December 12, 1993
Genre: Supernatural, Comedy, Fan Service
Age Range: 16+
Runtime: 84 minutes and 30 seconds, 2 Episodes, 4 Parts 2 per each episode
Director: Osamu Sekita
– Other works from Osamu Sekita:

  • Transformers: Robots in Disguise (Series)
    • Beast Wars II Chō Seimeitai Transformers (Series)
    • Chō Seimeitai Transformers: Beast Wars Neo ( Series)
  • Elite Jack!! (OAV)
  • Ghost Talker’s Daydream (OAV)
  • Gorillaman (OAV)
  • Hero Tales (T.V. Series)
  • Homeroom Affairs (OAV)
  • Ichigo 100% (T.V. Series)
  • Ossu!! Karate Bu (OAV)
  • Princess Army (OAV)
  • Shin Captain Tsubasa (OAV)
  • Superbook (T.V. Series)
  • Tales of Seduction (OAV)
  • Twin (OAV)
  • W~Wish or Double Wish (T.V. Seires)

Original Creator: Masakazu Yamaguchi
– Other works from Masakazu Yamaguchi:

  • Butt Attack Punisher Girl Gautaman
  • Butt Attack Punisher Girl Gautaman R

Screenplay: Yumi Nakamura (Osamu Sekita also worked on the screenplay as well)
– Only work cited.
Sound Director: Hiroshi Nakano
– Other Sound Directing from Hiroshi Nakano:

  • Princess Rouge: The Legend of the Last Labyrinth (OAV)

Music: (2 people)
A.) Koicha Ota
– Only work cited.
B.) Koji Tajima
– Other musical works from Koji Tajima:

  • Kusatta Kyōshi no Hōteishiki (OAV) Ending
  • Sentimental Journey (T.V. Series) Opening and Ending (hmm)

Productions: AC Create, J.C. Staff, & Maki Productions.
Other Media Chronology:
-Manga: Title: Sono Ki ni Sasete yo My Mai Mai. Written by: Masakazu Yamaguchi. Published by: Akita Shoten. Magazine: Shounen Champion. 1988. 9 volumes. Licensed by: None in the U.S.
Licensed by Central Park Media (CPM) Media, U.S. Manga Corps. JOHN!!!!!!!

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New Anime Brew: Chaika the Coffin Princess: Avenging Battle (Season 2)

New Anime Brew: Chaika the Coffin Princess: Avenging Battle (Season 2)

Chaika Avenging Battle Promo pic

Previous Season Review:  New Anime Brew: Hitsugi no Chaika (Chaika – The Coffin Princess)

Show Index:

Other Names:

  • Hitsugi no Chaika: Avenging Battle
  • Chaika the Coffin Princess Season 2
  • Chaika Season 2

Date Released:  October 08, 2014
Genre: Supernatural, Fantasy, Romance, Adventure
Age Range: 13+
Runtime: 10 episodes, 23 minutes 41 seconds
Original creator: Ichiro Sakaki
– Other works from Ichiro Sakaki:

  • CODE-E (T.V. Series)
    • Mission-E (T.V. Series)
  • Magician’s Academy (T.V. Series & Manga)
  • Outbreak Company (T.V. Series & Manga & Light Novel)
  • Polyphonica (Series)
  • Scrapped Princess (T.V. Series & Manga)
  • Strait Jacket (OAV)

Director: Soichi Masui
– Other works from Soichi Masui:

  • Anyamaru Tantei Kiruminzū (T.V. Series)
  • Scrapped Princess (T.V. Series)
  • Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars (T.V. Series, but as an episode director)

Sound Director: Masafumi Mima
– Other Sound Directings from Masafumi Mima:

  • Ai Yori Aoshi (T.V. Series)
  • Allison & Lillia (T.V. Series)
  • Animal Crossing (Movie)
  • Arjuna (ERR)
  • Cardcaptor Sakura (Series)
  • Chobits (Series)
  • Dai-Guard (T.V. Series)
  • Fullmetal Alchemist (Series)
  • I Dream of Mimi (Ooo, sexy~)
  • Paprika (Movie)
  • Pokémon (Series)
  • Santa Company (Movie) as Supervision which now explains that sound effect
  • Ushio & Tora (OAV)

Music: Seikou Nagaoka
– Other musical works from Seikou Nagaoka:

  • New Dream Hunter Rem: Massacre in the Phantasmic Labyrinth (OAV) Hmm
  • Petite Princess Yucie (T.V. Series)
  • Strike Witches (Series)
  • Tenchi Muyo (Early series with specials and Universe)

Productions:

  • BONES
  • Flying Dog
  • Fujimi Shobo
  • Hitsugi No Chaika Partners
  • Kadokawa Corporation
  • Kadokawa Shoten

Other Media Chronology:

– Light Novel: Written by Ichirō Sakaki. Illustrated by Namaniku ATK . Published by Fujimi Shobo. Imprint: Fujimi Fantasia BunkoRun. 2010 – Ongoing 9 volumes

–Manga: Written by: Shinta Sakayama. Published by: Kadokawa Shoten. Magazine: Shōnen Ace. 2011–Ongoing 3 volumes

–Spin-off  Manga:

A.) Hitsugi no Chaikaka. Written by: Kanikama. Published by: Kadokawa Shoten. Magazine: 4-Koma Nano Ace (former), Shōnen Ace (current). 2011 – Ongoing

B.) Gakuen Chaika!. Magazine: Niconico Age Premium. 2014 – Ongoing

Licensed by Sentai Filmworks.

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