UK Anime Network, UK Anime News, Reviews and Articles
UK Anime Network - ARTICLES
Under the Covers: Serial Experiments Lain CE
Serial Experiments Lain
posted by Andy Hanley
on 03 Apr 2017

It may have first aired back in 1998, but how does Serial Experiments Lain fare in the present day, present time? HAHAHAHAHAHAHA.
UK Anime Network Podcast - March 2017
Winter season chatter
posted by Elliot Page
on 31 Mar 2017

The winter season is all but at an end, so in this month's 'cast Elliot and Andy dissect the hits and misses of the last few months.
Under the Covers: Lone Wolf and Cub
Lone Wolf and Cub
posted by Andy Hanley
on 27 Mar 2017

This beloved cult samurai live-action film series gets a new coat of paint courtesy of Criterion - we take a look at the innards of this svelte new edition containing all six films and plenty more besides.
Hayao Miyazaki: A Legend Returns
A Legend Returns
posted by Dan Barnett
on 23 Mar 2017

Hayao Miyazaki returns... again.
Simulpub Manga - Not fit for purpose?
Simulpub manga discussion
posted by Elliot Page
on 21 Mar 2017

There is a new wave in digital manga - releases of single chapters of series, more and more of which are in step with the Japanese releases (or simulpubs, as they're known). While an interesting development, I would argue that they are a frustration and a missed opportunity for digital manga.
UKA Podcast Live - 19th March 2017
Live Podcast - 19th March
posted by Andy Hanley
on 19 Mar 2017

Films, films, films! We have lots of movies to talk about this week, from the theatrical release of A Silent Voice through to a streaming outing for the Trinity Seven movie.
A Prominent Voice - The Naoko Yamada interview
Naoko Yamada interview
posted by Andy Hanley
on 13 Mar 2017

Prior to the full UK theatrical release of Kyoto Animation's A Silent Voice, we sat down with the film's remarkable director Naoko Yamada to talk about the movie and her illustrious career to date.
Under the Covers: Spirited Away, Laputa Steelbooks
Spirited Away, Laputa Steelbooks
posted by Andy Hanley
on 11 Mar 2017

A year after the last batch of Steelbooks in this collection, another two Zavvi-exclusive Studio Ghibli offerings land on our doorstep in the form of Spirited Away and Laputa: Castle in the Sky. Does this new presentation do these Miyazaki classics justice?
UKA Podcast Live - 5th March 2017
Live Podcast - 5th March
posted by Andy Hanley
on 05 Mar 2017

We kick off our latest live show by talking about the travails of 30-something singles - but enough about Elliot and Andy, we also talk about a whole heap of manga, anime, news and plenty more besides.
Yorkshire Cosplay Con Interview
YCC Interview
posted by Ross Liversidge
on 01 Mar 2017

The Yorkshire Cosplay Con returns in June 2017, we talk to the organisers Kat and Jon to find out what you can look forward to at one of the year's top events!
UK Anime Network Podcast - February 2017
We chat with Jeremy Graves
posted by Andy Hanley
on 27 Feb 2017

Anime Limited's Jeremy Graves joins the crew for our February podcast, to catch up on what's going on at a busy time for the UK distributor.
Under the Covers: Ghost in the Shell Deluxe
Ghost in the Shell manga
posted by Andy Hanley
on 23 Feb 2017

Kodansha Comics this week release these three Deluxe omnibus editions of Masamune Shirow's original Ghost in the Shell manga, so we take a look to see if they should be a ghost on your shelf.