Full Marks For Rice Curry Manten

In the humble Tokyo neighborhood known as Jimbocho–home to music shops, book stores, and Meiji University –lies one of Tokyo’s tastiest curry joints, a greasy little shop known as Rice Curry Manten. A-Button’s owner tipped me off about the place, mentioning that A-Button’s curry is a homage to Manten. Seeing as A-Button’s curry is simply

Ex-Gainax Does Magic School (Also Animator School): Little Witch Academia

Magical academies! Spunky heroines! A big orchestral soundtrack! …sounds really boring, right? But in the hands of skilled craftsmen, convention can be compelling, and that’s what Little Witch Academia taught me. Now that all the good people that made up Gainax exist in the form of a studio named Trigger, I was eagerly awaiting their