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Geek It! CtrlGeekPod Interview with The Consouls

September 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

With a touch of soul and geek, Sydney’s latest geek sensation, THE CONSOULS, have been playing up a storm at various conventions including Supanova and SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show. From Final Fantasy to Street Fighter, the band is best known for their unique jazz renditions of [...]

[DVD] Anime Review: Log Horizon Season 1 Part 1

May 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

After the success of BTOOOM! and Sword Art Online, LOG HORIZON is the latest gaming anime series that has captured the attention of otaku-gamers.  LOG HORIZON features a massive multi-player online role-playing game called ‘Elder Tale’ that has become a global success with millions of [...]

Geek It! Anime Flashback: Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters

January 26, 2015 // 1 Comment

It’s all about the super cool hair, THE voice, and of course, the heart of cards. Sounds familiar? Yes, we are talking about the one and only … YU-GI-OH! Toei Animation’s Yu-Gi-Oh! anime adaptation first debuted in 1998 but it was Studio Gallop and Nihon Ad Systems’ Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters [...]

Anime Review: Btooom! (2012)

December 26, 2014 // 4 Comments

Who says the art of gaming isn’t helpful? For gamers who prefer a bit of realism and gore, the Battle Royale-inspired ‘BTOOOM!’ is the perfect psychological action series to grit your teeth into. The Madhouse production revolves around 22-year-old unemployed Ryōta Sakamoto who is [...]

Geek It! Anime Spotlight: Cosplayer REIKA

March 20, 2014 // 0 Comments

Cosplay is no easy hobby — you need to perfect everything about your character from the poses to the facial expressions to the detail in costumes. Most people cosplay for fun, and to share their passion for Japanese pop-culture with like-minded fans. But then there are other cosplayers who [...]