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Ace Attorney (2012) - The Best Example of a Costumed Ball in the Courtroom

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney is one of the more predominant visual novel adventure game series in gaming. The iconic poses, the objections, the distinct character designs and the over the top reactions, there is no way one who has come across such a series can really forget it especially when it has entered the pop culture space with memes and gathered quite the following outside of Japan. 1,576 more words


Cannes Film Review: 'Blade of the Immortal'

Although the word “overkill” can be used to describe practically any of Takashi Miike’s films, in some ways, the director’s brutal, 2 1/2-hour sword-fight fantasy “Blade of the Immortal” takes the notion to another level. 790 more words


Magnet Brings "Blade" to the U.S.

Anime fans in America will be happy to learn that Takashi Miike‘s live-action adaptation of the manga and anime film Blade of the Immortal… 210 more words

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Takashi Miike's 'Blade Of The Immortal' Scores U.S. Deal With Magnet Releasing - Cannes

Magnet Releasing has acquired North American distribution rights to Blade Of The Immortal, the new film from Takashi Miike that is playing out of competition at the Cannes Film Festival in its international premiere. 128 more words

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How I’ve Missed Crossing Swords With You: Samurai Queerness in 13 Assassins

Swords, bushido, honor, moral ambiguity, and dazzling fight scenes dance throughout the film 13 Assassin’s by Takashi Miike. 13 Assassin’s production design is a feast for the eyes with elaborate period costumes and hairstyles, beautiful swords,  incredible set design, excellent visuals, special effects, and editing. 1,713 more words