Japanese Drama: Nodame Cantabile (のだめカンタービレ)

Today I’m introducing to you a really Great drama! I have previously reviewed here its anime version, so today I’m covering the drama version! Nodame Cantabile (のだめカンタービレ) has been adapted as a live-action television drama broadcasted in 11 one-hour-long episodes from October 16, to December 25, 2006. This was followed by a four-hour sequel television … More Japanese Drama: Nodame Cantabile (のだめカンタービレ)

Anime: Lupin III (ルパン三世)

Lupin III (ルパン三世, Rupan Sansei) is the first TV anime adaptation of Monkey Punch’s manga series of the same name. Written by Yoshikawa Souji (吉川惣司), with character designs by Ootsuka Yasuo (大塚康生), it was directed originally by Oosumi Masaaki (大隅正秋) and later by Miyazaki Hayao (宮崎駿) and Takahata Isao (高畑勲) under the name “A Productions“. … More Anime: Lupin III (ルパン三世)

Anime: Kanon (カノン)

Originally a Japanese adult visual novel developed by Key, Kanon (カノン) made several transitions into other media, such as two manga series, comic anthologies, light novels and art books, audio dramas and several music albums. Toei Animation produced a 13-episode anime television series in 2002 and an original video animation (OVA) episode in 2003. Kyoto Animation produced … More Anime: Kanon (カノン)

Anime: One Piece (ワンピース)

One Piece (ワンピース) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Oda Eiichirou (尾田栄一郎). It has been serialized since August 4, 1997 and it’s still being released. The chapters have been adapted into an original video animation (OVA) produced by Production I.G in 1998, and an anime series produced by Toei Animation, which began … More Anime: One Piece (ワンピース)

Anime: Toaru Majutsu no Index (とある魔術の禁書目録(インデックス))

Toaru Majutsu no Index (とある魔術の禁書目録(インデックス), lit. “A Certain Magical Index”) is a Japanese light novel series written by Kamachi Kazuma and illustrated by Haimura Kiyotaka, which has been published since April 2004. A manga adaptation by Kogino Chuya began serialization from May 2007. Two 24-episode anime series followed between 2008 and 2011 and an animated … More Anime: Toaru Majutsu no Index (とある魔術の禁書目録(インデックス))