Anime Reviews

Review column on new release anime in Australia - Empire, Sydney 2006 - 2008
  • AD Police

    1999

    published in Empire No.65, Sydney

    2007

  • Afro Samurai

    2007

    published in Empire No.76, Sydney

    2008

  • Air Gear

    2006

    published in Empire No.78, Sydney

    2008

  • Angel Sanctuary

    2000

    published in Empire No.72, Sydney

    2007

  • Appleseed

    1998 + 2004

    published in Empire No.69 + 84, Sydney

    2007/2008

  • Area 88

    2004

    published in Empire No.77, Sydney

    2008

  • Argentosoma

    2000-2001

    published in Empire No.81, Sydney

    2008

  • Arjuna

    2003

    published in Empire No.83, Sydney

    2008

  • Baki The Grappler

    2001

    published in Empire No.76, Sydney

    2008

  • Barefoot Gen

    1983 + 1986

    published in Empire No.69, Sydney

    2007

  • Basilisk

    2005

    published in Empire No.66, Sydney

    2007

  • Beck - Mongolian Chop Squad

    2004

    published in Empire No.74, Sydney

    2007

  • Black Cat

    2005

    published in Empire No.80, Sydney

    2008

  • Black Lagoon

    2006

    published in Empire No.79, Sydney

    2007

  • Bleach

    2004

    published in Empire No.69 + 84, Sydney

    2007/2008

  • Blue Gender - The Warrior

    2002

    published in Empire No.72, Sydney

    2007

  • Boogie Pop Phantom - Evolution

    2001

    published in Empire No.70, Sydney

    2007

  • Brave Story

    2006

    published in Empire No.84, Sydney

    2008

  • Bubblegum Crisis

    2003

    published in Empire No.63, Sydney

    2006

  • Burn Up - Scramble

    2004

    published in Empire No.80, Sydney

    2008

  • Burst Angel

    2004

    published in Empire No.74, Sydney

    2007

  • Captain Herlock

    2000

    published in Empire No.79, Sydney

    2008

  • Casshan Robot Hunter

    1993

    published in Empire No.69, Sydney

    2007

  • Chance Pop Session

    2001

    published in Empire No.80, Sydney

    2008

  • Colorful

    1999

    published in Empire No.77, Sydney

    2008

  • Cowboy BeBop - Remix

    1998

    published in Empire No.67, Sydney

    2007

  • Cromartie High School

    2003

    published in Empire No.65, Sydney

    2007

  • Cyber City Oedo 808

    1990

    published in Empire No.67, Sydney

    2007

  • Daphne in the Brilliant Blue

    2004

    published in Empire No.86, Sydney

    2008

  • Dead Leaves

    2004

    published in Empire No.73, Sydney

    2007

  • Death Note

    2007

    published in Empire No.78, Sydney

    2008

  • Disgaea

    2006

    published in Empire No.81, Sydney

    2008

  • D.N.Angel

    2003

    published in Empire No.71, Sydney

    2007

  • Ergo Proxy

    2006

    published in Empire No.67, Sydney

    2007

  • Escaflowne - The Movie

    2000

    published in Empire No.71, Sydney

    2007

  • Eureka 7

    2005

    published in Empire No.65, Sydney

    2007

  • The Experimental Films Of Osamu Tezuka

    1962-1988

    published in Empire No.64, Sydney

    2007

  • Fafner

    2004

    published in Empire No.75, Sydney

    2007

  • Fate/Stay Night

    2001

    published in Empire No.84, Sydney

    2008

  • Full Metal Alchemist - The Movie

    2005

    published in Empire No.66, Sydney

    2007

  • Gad Guard

    2003

    published in Empire No.83, Sydney

    2008

  • Gankutsuo - The Count Of Monte Christo

    2004

    published in Empire Nos.63 & 68, Sydney

    2006/7

  • Gantz

    2003

    published in Empire No.63, Sydney

    2006

  • Ghost In The Shell - Stand Alone Complex

    2002-2006

    published in Empire Nos.69, 74, 78 & 80, Sydney

    2007/8

  • Gilgamesh

    2003-2004

    published in Empire No.75, Sydney

    2007

  • Godannar - Marriage Of God And Soul

    2003

    published in Empire No.83, Sydney

    2008

  • Golgo 13 - Queen Bee

    1998

    published in Empire No.79, Sydney

    2008

  • Gundam Seed

    2002-2003

    published in Empire No.72, Sydney

    2007

  • Guyver - Bioboosted Armor

    2005

    published in Empire No.70, Sydney

    2007

  • .hack//Roots

    2006

    published in Empire No.75, Sydney

    2007

  • Haibane Renmei

    2002

    published in Empire No.84, Sydney

    2008

  • Hell Girl

    2005

    published in Empire No.78, Sydney

    2008

  • Hellsing Ultimate

    2003

    published in Empire No.82, Sydney

    2007

  • Innocent Venus

    2006

    published in Empire No.77, Sydney

    2008

  • Jin-Roh - The Wolf Brigade

    1998

    published in Empire No.71, Sydney

    2007

  • Jubei-Chan 2

    2004

    published in Empire No.77, Sydney

    2007

  • Karas - The Revelation

    2005

    published in Empire Nos.68 & 82, Sydney

    2007/8

  • Lain Serial Experiments

    2000

    published in Empire No.79, Sydney

    2008

  • Le Chevalier D'Eon

    2001

    published in Empire No.71, Sydney

    2008

  • Legend of the Overfiend

    1987

    published in Empire No.83, Sydney

    2008

  • Madlax

    2004

    published in Empire No.70, Sydney

    2007

  • Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi

    2002

    published in Empire No.68, Sydney

    2007

  • Martian Successor Nadesico

    1998

    published in Empire No.68, Sydney

    2007

  • The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya

    2006

    published in Empire No.73, Sydney

    2007

  • Mezzo

    2004

    published in Empire No.80, Sydney

    2008

  • Millennium Actress

    2001

    published in Empire No.83, Sydney

    2008

  • Mushishi

    2006

    published in Empire No.74, Sydney

    2007

  • My-HiME

    2004

    published in Empire No.81, Sydney

    2008

  • My-Z-HiME

    2000

    published in Empire No.75, Sydney

    2005-2006

  • My Neighbors The Yamadas

    2000

    published in Empire No.64, Sydney

    1999

  • Naruto

    2003-2004

    published in Empire Nos.75 & 83, Sydney

    2007/8

  • Negima!

    2005

    published in Empire No.67, Sydney

    2007

  • New Cutey Honey

    1994

    published in Empire No.63, Sydney

    2006

  • New First Of The North Star

    2001

    published in Empire No.76, Sydney

    2008

  • New Getter Robo

    2004

    published in Empire No.81, Sydney

    2008

  • One Piece - Adventure in Alabaster

    2007

    published in Empire No.82, Sydney

    2008

  • Origin - Spirits Of The Past

    2006

    published in Empire No.70, Sydney

    2007

  • Otogo Zoshi

    2004

    published in Empire No.71, Sydney

    2007

  • Paprika

    2007

    published in Empire No.73, Sydney

    2007

  • Paranoia Agent

    2004

    published in Empire No.67, Sydney

    2007

  • Parasite Dolls

    2001

    published in Empire No.70, Sydney

    2007

  • Petite Cossette

    2004

    published in Empire No.70, Sydney

    2007

  • The Place Promised In Our Early Days

    2005

    published in Empire No.64, Sydney

    2007

  • Planetes

    2003-2004

    published in Empire No.72, Sydney

    2007

  • Project A-KO

    1986/1987/1990

    published in Empire No.82, Sydney

    2008

  • Ranma 1/2 - Double Pack

    1991-1992

    published in Empire No.81, Sydney

    2008

  • RahXephon - The Motion Picture

    2003

    published in Empire No.64, Sydney

    2007

  • Read or Die

    2001

    published in Empire No.73, Sydney

    2007

  • Requiem From The Darkness

    2001

    published in Empire No.74, Sydney

    2007

  • Robotech - The Shadow Chronicles

    2006

    published in Empire No.68, Sydney

    2007

  • Sakura Wars - The Motion Picture

    2001

    published in Empire No.79, Sydney

    2008

  • Samurai Champloo

    2003

    published in Empire No.63, Sydney

    2006

  • Samurai X - The Motion Picture

    1997

    published in Empire No.82, Sydney

    2008

  • School Rumble

    2004

    published in Empire No.77, Sydney

    2008

  • Shakugan no Shana

    2005

    published in Empire No.79, Sydney

    2008

  • She, The Ultimate Weapon (Another Love Song)

    2005

    published in Empire No.64, Sydney

    2007

  • Shuffle

    2005

    published in Empire No.86, Sydney

    2008

  • Slayers

    1995

    published in Empire No.83, Sydney

    2008

  • Solty Rei

    2005

    published in Empire No.74, Sydney

    2007

  • Space Adventure Cobra

    1987

    published in Empire No.76, Sydney

    2007

  • Space Firebird 2772

    2003

    published in Empire No.63, Sydney

    2006

  • Speed Grapher

    2005

    published in Empire Nos.64 & 80, Sydney

    2007/8

  • Speed Racer

    1967-1968

    published in Empire No.82, Sydney

    2008

  • Starship Operators

    2005

    published in Empire No.85, Sydney

    2008

  • Street Fighter II Movie

    1994

    published in Empire No.66, Sydney

    2007

  • Tales From Earthsea

    2006

    published in Empire No.73, Sydney

    2007

  • Tenjho Tenge

    2004

    published in Empire No.76, Sydney

    2007

  • Texhnolyze

    2003

    published in Empire No.68, Sydney

    2007

  • This Ugly Yet Beautiful World

    2004

    published in Empire Nos.66 & 78, Sydney

    2007

  • Tokyo Underground

    2002

    published in Empire No.86, Sydney

    2008

  • A Tree of Palme

    2001

    published in Empire No.65, Sydney

    2007

  • Trigun

    1998

    published in Empire No.85, Sydney

    2008

  • Trinity Blood

    2005

    published in Empire No.66, Sydney

    2007

  • Tsubasa Chronicles

    2005-2006

    published in Empire No.75, Sydney

    2007

  • Tsukuyomi Moon Phase

    2004-2005

    published in Empire No.72, Sydney

    2007

  • Twilight of the Dark Master

    1998

    published in Empire No.71, Sydney

    2007

  • Ulysses 31

    1980

    published in Empire No.66, Sydney

    2007

  • Vampire Princess Miyu

    1997-1998

    published in Empire No.78, Sydney

    2008

  • The Wallflower

    2006-2007

    published in Empire No.85, Sydney

    2008

  • The Wings Of Honneamise - Royal Battalion Airforce

    1998

    published in Empire No.75, Sydney

    2007

  • Witch Hunter Robin

    2002

    published in Empire No.73, Sydney

    2007

  • Witchblade

    2006

    published in Empire No.77, Sydney

    2007

  • Wolf's Rain

    2004

    published in Empire No.65, Sydney

    2007

  • XXXholic

    2005

    published in Empire Nos.83 & 84, Sydney

    2008

  • Yu Yu Hakusho - Ghost Files

    1992

    published in Empire No.69, Sydney

    2007

  • Zaion - I Wish You Were Here

    2001

    published in Empire No.65, Sydney

    2007