We're in the peak of the summer, and the heat is positively scorching. Right now I don't need any reminders of the season - I want winter, and if I can't get it in reality, I'll find it in anime. Today let's run down some excellent winter-themed shows, perfect for escaping this punishing heat wave!
In celebration of Mamoru Oshii's birthday, I explore three of his films — Patlabor 2, Ghost in the Shell, and Jin-Roh — to uncover the ways Oshii has made predictions and philosophical inquiries that are shockingly relevant to today. Let’s dive in!
In the moment of truth, will a soldier be a man or a wolf? In this installment of "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog", we look at the 1999 anime theatrical film, Jin-Roh, a film that takes place in the Kerberos Saga alternative history setting created by Mamoru Oshii. Hit the jump to test the beast within.
Break out the gourmet microwave popcorn! Crunchyroll has just delivered one heck of a classic anime double feature with the addition of Fist of the North Star: The Movie and Jin Roh!