2D Champions Podcast Episode 87: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

The Champions dive into director Rupert Sanders’ live-action remake of that eternal classic of Japanese animation: Ghost in the Shell. Scarlett Johansson jumps into the role of the Major in a reinterpretation of the source material that majorly changes the narrative but is curiously faithful to the visuals of Mamoru Oshii’s original film. Is Johansson enough to win the Champions over? Or does this Hollywood remake leave us wanting our memories wiped? Listen and find out!

You can buy or rent Ghost in the Shell (2017) on Amazon and iTunes.


Hellsing OVA 8 Final Trailer

With its July 27th release date in Japan looming ever closer, Geneon has just recently uploaded a f0ur-minute look into the 8th volume of the Hellsing OVA series. This episode focuses primarily on Anderson’s and Alucard’s final battle — which also marks the beginning of the final ‘season’ of this animated adaptation which will conclude with episode ten.