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Geek It! Anime Review: Rideback (2009)

August 15, 2020 // 0 Comments

From the studio behind Hunter X Hunter and Btoom!, Madhouse’s RIDEBACK is an underrated gem that will have you thirsting for action and drama. Here is our review of the 2009 anime series: In the hopes of following her mother’s footsteps, Rin Ogata is a promising ballet dancer who has [...]

Geek It! Anime Review: After the Rain (2018)

August 1, 2020 // 0 Comments

Pink gerberas. Black and white cats. Sandals with ribbons. These are some of the things that makes Akira Tachibana happy. But what makes her happiest in life is… Mr Kondo. Based on the manga series by Jun Mayuzuki, AFTER THE RAIN tells the story of high school student Akira Tachibana who has [...]

Geek It! Anime Film Review: Ride Your Wave (2019)

April 8, 2020 // 0 Comments

From the director behind The Tatami Galaxy, Ping Pong: The Animation, and Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!, Masaaki Yuasa has blessed us with a masterpiece that joins the high-ranks of romantic animated films — RIDE YOUR WAVE.  Straying far from his usual style and portfolio of works, Ride Your [...]

Geek It! Anime Review: Given

December 3, 2019 // 1 Comment

From the animation company behind Assassination Classroom, Radiant, and Astra Lost in Space, GIVEN is the latest musical anime by Lerche Studio that has taken the music genre by storm. Based on the manga series of the same name, Given revolves around a group of four students in an amateur rock [...]

Geek It! Animation Review: Rilakkuma and Kaoru

May 29, 2019 // 0 Comments

One of Netflix’s best animated series, RILAKKUMA AND KAORU is guaranteed to warm your heart with its cuteness. Here is our review: Set in Japan, Kaoru is a normal human woman who lives with three roommates: two bears Rilakkuma (the big brown bear) and Korilakkuma (the smaller white bear) and [...]

Geek It! Anime Review: Domestic Girlfriend

May 8, 2019 // 0 Comments

Love is a universal concept that makes the world go round. For most cases, love can be rosy, magical, and glorious. Yet, in some cases, love can also be complicated, challenging, and agonising as well. Crushes, unrequited love, reciprocated love … each scenario comes with unexpected and [...]

Geek It! Anime Review: Hinamatsuri (2018)

June 23, 2018 // 1 Comment

In what appears to be the most underrated anime of Spring 2018, the story of HINAMATSURI can be best described as chaotically super awkward with many wholesome feels. Meet Nitta Yoshifumi, a young intellectual yakuza who lives on his own in a grand apartment in Ashigawa. Despite his lavish [...]