If you haven’t heard this is a new movie featuring Hugh Jackman as titular Logan, the Wolverine. The movie was released in March of 2017, so just a bit ago by 20th Century Fox. As it does feature couple of character from the previous series, it can be seen as part of the X-Men movies, but practically, it is a stand alone movie, you don’t need to have seen the previous movies.
Haikyuu is an anime adaptation of the manga of the same name. The manga was written by Furudate Haruichi and the anime was made by Production IG, you know, the people behind Ghost in the Shell Stand Alone Complex. Season 1 ran from April to september of 2014, and season 2 ran from October of 2015 to March of 2016. The 2 seasons combined consist of 50 episodes.
A little warning, i got carried away with comparing this to Eyeshield 21 a lot…
I have not played FFXII yet, so we are skipping to FFXIII…
Final Fantasy XIII is Square Enix’s debut to the new generation of gaming. FFXIII was released on December of 2006 for PS3 and Xbox 360, and was later ported to PC in 2014. The version I played were on PS3, and since it was on sale, the PC port.
“He hath utterly destroyed them, he hath delivered them to the slaughter. Their slain also shall be cast out, and their stink shall come up out of their carcasses, and the mountains shall be melted with their blood.”
DOOM (2016) is a sequel / remake by id Software and published by Bethesda. The game strives to return to its series’ roots by focusing on fast paced run and gun rather than the horror of fighting demons.
“A raison d’etre gives a person power. Friendship is a more reliable tool than a knife.” – Angelo
This was recommended to me by a friend. 91 Days is an original anime, meaning it’s not based on manga or light novel, from Shuka. It was released back in July of 2016. The series consists of 12 episodes.
Metal Gear takes its first step into the new generation, kind of. This is more of a demo than a full game.
Coming from … sigh … Konami, MGSV: Ground Zeroes is sequel to MGS3 and MGS Peace Walker, while being prequel to all other Metal Gear Games. Ground Zeroes was released for a lot of platforms, and here they are: Playstion 3, Xbox 360, Playstation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Because of so many discounts and free give-aways, I’ve been able to play this on PS3, PS4, and PC. I’ve never done that before.
Oshiete Galko-chan aka Please Tell Me Galko-Chan is an anime adaptation of manga series of the same name written by Suzuki Kenya. Oshiete Galko-Chan was made by studio called Feel. The series is 12 episodes long, but don’t let that fool you, each episode is about 7 or 8 minutes.
This is not to be confused with Final Fantasy XII.
Final Fantasy X-2 came out in Japan in 2003 and rest of the world in 2004 on the Playstaion 2. It is once again made by Square / Square Enix. Then it was remastered for the PS3 and PS Vita in 2013, and was ported to PS4 in 2015. And the PC version was released in 2016. The version I played was on the PS4.
One Punch Man is an anime adaptation of the manga of the same name illustrated by Murata Yusuke, which is an adaptation of the web comic by ONE. So I am saying One Punch Man is an adaptation of an adaptation, Friend from 20th Century Boys will be proud.
The anime started in October of 2015 and was made by Studio Madhouse. It has 12 episodes and currently 7 OVAs, unfortunately, I have not seem the OVAs yet.
“Resonance: To create harmony with another person”
Fune wo Amu aka the Great Passage is an anime about making dictionaries. This anime is made by Zexcs and was released in 2016, and ended just recently. The anime is an adaptation of a novel of the same name by Miura Shion. Fune wo Amu has 11 episodes and is fun to watch!
There will be a spoiler here, but it is not going to break the show, I promise.