Category Archives: Mazinger Z

Ashura Cryin’ — The Villain Has Many Faces (Baron Ashura sure showed a bit of character this time)

Baron Ashura has always been something like a buttmonkey to me, though more like the ineffectual enemy who always gets foiled by the hero. I think one of the triumphs (yes, I think it’s already a triumph) of Shin Mazinger … Continue reading

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ROCKET PUNCH-drunk on Shin Mazinger Z

Mai waifu gave me this Soul of Chogokin Mazinger Z die-cast toy robot last year. Life is very good yes? Mazinger Z (1974)was one of the first anime I ever saw. It was so long ago (maybe 1979-1980 thereabouts) that … Continue reading

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