Mothballs: Their Dark Masters As Stars Of Twilight Fair

This Week: Twilight of the Dark Master (Shihaisha no Tasogare)

Stop me if you have heard this before: Akiyuki Shinbo directs supernatural sleuthing with a sexually charged vibe.

But, rather than the perverse material being giddy otaku pandering, we have more of a high gloss city rich aesthetic of leather and drug fueled excess, and in a container resembling Vampire Hunter D by way of Blade Runner.

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A Hatsune Miku Music Video Chronology Marathon

Hatsune Miku is not a character from an anime. But, her music videos would count as animation produced in Japan.

After one of said works ended up included in my binge of Fantasista Utamaro’s animation directing work, database hound tools like MALgraph have been nudging me to watch other music videos featuring her ever since.

We are going to need a much bigger word processor document boat to tackle this fish.

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