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A Silent Voice Review: Reading Beyond Spoken Words

Through intricate crafts, A Silent Voice is a complex film that challenges viewers to tread difficult and unsettling questions that does not lend themselves to easy answers.

My Neighbor Totoro Review: A Tale that Breezes Freely Like the Wind

By eschewing the definite organized structure of grand narrative, the story and characters of My Neighbor Totoro are free to breeze to unexpected and magical realms of rich emotions and memories.

Sakura Quest First Impression: When the Queen Has to Save Herself

Serious yet lighthearted, Sakura Quest tells of Yoshino Koharu's lofty “quest” to revitalize Manoyama Town tourism while earning a living.

Interview with Monster Girls Anime Review: In Defense of Moe Anime

Demi-chan manages to treat the moe elements of its characters with care and respect into something meaningful and emotionally effective.

Sword Art Online Ordinal Scale Review: A Plain Film That (Almost) Everyone Can Enjoy

More collaboration means Ordinal Scale's Kirito is not so prowess like in SAO and GGO world.

Tilea no Nayamigoto Light Novel Review: Chuunibyou Meets Isekai

A comedy of errors in another world as a reborn ex-chuunibyou deals with the antics of a reborn demon general with plenty of misunderstandings in Tilea no Nayamigoto

Review: GJ-bu (Light Novel)

Filled with funny daily life scenes of a school club, GJ-bu illustrates the beauty of slice of life genre.

Fune wo Amu Anime Review: Having the Breadth of a Dictionary

In Funo wo Amu/The Great Passage, find out how difficult it is to create a dictionary: things that tend to be forgotten, but is indeed important in life.

Izetta, the Last Witch Anime Review: the Sorcery of Propaganda

Izetta, the Last Witch highlighted how modern warfare had been existing within the context of media environment, making propaganda an inseparable part of it.

First Impression: Fune wo Amu

Watching this series will remind you of the efforts of those behind the creation of a dictionary. Take a look on the first impression of Fune wo Amu.

Review: 91 Days

91 Days delivers a worthwile mafia tale despite its shortcomings on details.

Review: Tabi ni Deyou, Horobiyuku Sekai no Hate Made

Set on a journey "to the end of the world," Tabi ni Deyou will bring you to question more about the meaning of life.

Review: Tabi Machi Late Show

Through a combination of limited animation and sound direction, Tabi Machi Late Show reminds that storytelling is not only about how to tell a story, but also how that story supposed to feel.

Pocket Miku (NSX-39) Review: A great Miku synthesiser with many possibilities

This basic Pocket Miku takes it easy for newcomers while fully functional as MIDI device in a budget.

Book Review: Islam di Mata Orang Jepang

How do the Japanese see muslims, especially Indonesian muslims? Through this book, Hisanori Kato offers his answer.

First Impression: Birdmen Vol. 1

Following Kekkaishi, another manga from Yellow Tanabe has now been available in Indonesia: Birdmen. How is it like?