Scotland’s Anime Limited have teamed up with Crunchyroll to bring the Crunchyroll Movie Night at Home to the UK and Ireland.
At the start of the year Geek Native ran a competition to win Giovanni’s Island. This emotionally powerful anime tells the story in life on a Japanese island at the end of the World War II when the Russian army occupied the territory. To enter the competition we asked readers to answer a set of […]
Giovanni’s Island is a full length anime movie that tells the story of the Russian occupation of strategic Japanese islands after World War II. This is an important event that many people in the UK don’t even realise happened. Geek Native was lucky enough to see the movie at Scotland Loves Anime and the review […]
I was able to watch Mizuho Nishikubo’s Giovanni’s Island in a cinema during an anime film festival. I could hear people in the row behind me sniffing and sobbing quietly towards the end. We call that effect ‘dem feels’ in anime fandom. There’s plenty of anime fans who’ll appreciate a good ‘dem feels’ story. The […]