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Bringing Mecha Back

Angelo looks at the horizon and sees the resurgance of mecha in 2021!

Author: Angelo Bacciarelli


Features, Interviews and Special Events
Visiting Japan from your couch
Visiting Japan from your couch
Dan Barnett on 05 Jul 2020

A look at some of the shows about the real Japan to keep us going

Story of Seasons - Friends of Mineral Town Press pack
Story of Seasons Press Pack
Robert Mullarkey on 12 Jun 2020

The good folks at Marvelous sent us this promotional press pack for the upcoming release of Story of Seasons - Friends of Mineral Town

Thoughts on Sony's Playstation 5 Launch
Playstation 5 Thoughts
Dan Barnett on 12 Jun 2020

Like millions of others, we watched last night's streamed Playstation 5 launch - here's what stood out.

Japanese live-action Festival Roundup
Japanese live-action Festival Roundup
Jordan Scott on 11 Jun 2020

Looking for some films to fill your time? Jordan Scott has rounded up all the online festival offerings for you to enjoy.

Tower of God Voice Actors Interview
Tower of God VA Interview
Ross Locksley on 08 Jun 2020

We speak to Jeannie Tirado, Kiera Buckland, Johnny Yong Bosh & Chris Hackney

Screen Anime - First impressions
Screen Anime - First impressions
Robert Mullarkey on 26 May 2020

A look at the newest anime streaming platform for curated films from Anime Ltd

Behind the Costume with JinxyGee
Behind the Costume: JinxyGee
Dan Barnett on 12 May 2020

We sit down with JinxyGee to talk all things cosplay

Behind the Costume with Ashe
Behind the Costume: Ashe
Dan Barnett on 06 May 2020

We sit down for a chat with Ashe to Find how a love of cosplay turned into a new career.

Behind the Costume with Cosplayholic
Behind the Costume: Cosplayholic
Dan Barnett on 29 Apr 2020

We interview award-winning cosplayer Cosplayholic and try to divine the secrets of her success. We think it has something to do with making sleeves....

Behind the Costume with Pentacharm
Behind the Costume: Pentacharm
Dan Barnett on 23 Apr 2020

We have a natter with Abbey (aka Pentacharm) and try to steal from her the secrets of cosplay success.

Investigating the Top Knot Detective
Top Knot Detective
Richard Durrance on 21 Apr 2020

Richard discovers an Australian mockumentary about TV Samurai drama, Ronin Suiri Tanta.

Tower of God Preview
Tower of God Preview
Ross Locksley on 01 Apr 2020

Crunchyroll kindly sent us an advance screener for Tower of God - prepare for some dark fantasy!

Bandai Dragon Ball Figures
Dragon Ball Figures
Ross Locksley on 20 Mar 2020

Dragon Ball figures are available for the first time ever in the UK - here's a breakdown of what's on the shelves!

Rising of the Shield Hero Retrospective
Rising of the Shield Hero
Richard Durrance on 09 Mar 2020

Taking a second look at the most talked about series of 2019

Toy Fair London 2020
Toy Fair London 2020
Ross Locksley on 21 Jan 2020

The latest goodies from the world of toys are on display at the London Toy Fair 2020 - we stop in and take a look!
UKA Staff Best Anime of 2019
Best Anime 2019
Ross Locksley on 08 Jan 2020

The UKA team look back at their favourite anime of 2019 - whether it moved, excited or scared them!
Adventures at Yuruket
Adventures at Yuruket
Dan Barnett on 19 Dec 2019

Or that time you thought the event you were visiting was something else entirely...
Tokyo Comic Con
Tokyo Comic Con
Dan Barnett on 05 Dec 2019

The intrepid Dan braves Tokyo's largest comic-culture event - what treasures lie within?
Thoughtbubble 2019
Thoughtbubble 2019
Dan Barnett on 18 Nov 2019

Dan leads the UKA gang down to Thoughtbubble, taking place in Harrogate, North Yorkshire.
An Audience with Takeshi Yashiro and Satoshi Akutsu
Studio TECARAT at Kotatsu 2019
Alex Jones on 18 Oct 2019

Studio TECARAT visit Wales for Kotatsu Festival 2019!