Tag Archive: Manga

Nov 19 2013

First look at Hayao Miyazaki’s new samurai manga

The anime world mourned the “retirement” of Hayao Miyazaki earlier this year, with the announcement that The Wind Rises would be his last feature film as a director. For the legendary founder of Studio Ghibli, retirement has an entirely different meaning, with Japan’s NHK Professional series interviewing the 72-year-old creator about his latest projects. We can already …

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Aug 10 2013

SMASH! 2013: Cosplay from the Sydney Manga and Anime Show

The SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show was held in Sydney today for its seventh year, bringing with it lovers of pop culture from all over Australia. Once again, Behind the Panels was there snapping away and talking to organisers, guests and lots of cosplayers. It was an amazing crop of costumes in and around the …

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Aug 08 2013

SMASH! 2013: Schedule for Sydney Manga and Anime Show this weekend

SMASH! returns for another year this weekend, bringing colour back into Sydney’s grey winter on 10 August  2013 at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre (Darling Harbour). The full schedule for the event is below. If you are a cosplayer, be sure to look for us running around with a camera: we want to talk to you! …

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Jul 27 2013

SMASH! 2013: Manga and anime show returns to Sydney in August

It’s only a few weeks to go until the 7th SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show, is ready to dominate Sydney’s pop-culture scene on 10 August  2013 at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre (Darling Harbour). If you buy your tickets before the end of July, you’ll get them at the discounted price. High profile guests in …

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