The cover may look Slayers but this issue is all Rurouni Kenshin, Kimagure Orange Road and Mobile Suit Gundam Wing with feature for Slayers Try. I did not know that Rurouni Kenshin and Samuai X released around the same time. I never got into that series.
FINALLY a decent ad from Pioneer. Big image, unique logo placement and that’s it. Well done.
Anime That Time Forgot: Spirit of the Sword, Legend of the Last Labyrinth and Apocalypse Zero.
Not to be outdone, here is Maze, CPM’s entry into Anime That Time Forgot.
Long Ruroni Kenshin Animerica Spotlight.
What I find interesting is that “prior to 1968, common people in Japan generally did not have family names. They were known by their first name and their district, the place where they worked, or their craft or trade.
OMG! Rumiko Takahashi is going to Comic-Con!
Oh! Manga has an title for induction into Anime That Time Forgot: Sword for Truth
This is one of the shows I got when Animeigo announced they were dropping the license. Still haven’t watched it. (I have several of these – bad trend about 8-10 years ago…)
I wonder what company now has the number for 1-877-77-ANIME?
There’s a lot of GUN-DAMN article for Wing in Animerica lately.
Who know a meme could get so ingrained in DBZ pop culture? Brian Drummond the OG Vegita.
Best Buy working on getting the Suncoast kids to go to their store.
“Als0 available on VHS”
Leaving you with the anime convention calendar for summer 2000. Also, check what anime was playing on TV back then. Super Book was playing on Trinity – a Christian TV channel.