Category Archives: LOST PLANET ANIME

Gyatoruzu: The First Human
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January 22, 2014 posted by

Gyatoruzu: The First Human

Charles’s Note: it isn’t agreed if the English spelling should be “Gyators”, “Giatrus” or “Gyatoruzu”. For the purpose of this article, I’m going to use the straight romaji of the…

“Dr. Slump and Arale”
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January 15, 2014 posted by

“Dr. Slump and Arale”

Compared to most shows I have written about, Dr. Slump isn’t exactly the most obscure. After all, it was created by Akira Toriyama, who would have an even bigger success…

Cartoon Japanese Folk Tales
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December 16, 2013 posted by

Cartoon Japanese Folk Tales

If I have to name an anime that was an exercise in what kind of different styles you can do with the animation medium, I’m going to have to pick…

“Kaibutsu Kun” (1968)
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October 23, 2013 posted by

“Kaibutsu Kun” (1968)

Cartoons centered on monsters has been a staple for generations. Series such as Milton the Monster and the animated versions of The Addams Family has been produced, and The Flintstones…

“Norakuro”
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August 27, 2013 posted by

“Norakuro”

Like the United States, Japan, too, has a long history of comics. Manga didn’t take off in popularity until Osamu Tezuka entered the picture, but just as well, cartooning has…