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Wolfwakers: a Perfect Piece of Cake

Adjani Gama Dessavre I recently watched Wolfwakers, and I fell in love with this movie. If you haven’t watched it, I recommend you make some popcorn and do so. Wolfwakers is an animated movie and Cartoon Saloon’s most recent production. I’ll tell you why I think it is magnificent. This movie follows the story of […]

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Soul: A TERRIBLE Movie

Alexis Ibarra-Ibarra Para la versión en Español, da click aquí. This is probably going to be a very unpopular opinion although I do not know for sure. I think Soul is a bad movie that did not deserve an Oscar nor any other prize. However, I am not surprised that Soul won considering that the […]

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Erased: Changing the Past

Midnight Tea Translation to English by Alexis Ibarra-Ibarra To celebrate the new image of this blog, I decided to write about a hidden jewel of suspense and time-travelling: 僕だけがいない街 (Boku Dake ga Inai Machi) or Erased in English. This anime series (2016) by the studio A-1 Picture tells the story about Satotu Fujinuma, a frustrated manga […]

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Remember Me: Coco and my Día de Muertos

Alexis Ibarra-Ibarra Even if I love Halloween, candy, and costumes, I have to tell you that I love Day of the Death the most. I am utterly in love with Día de Muertos (Oct. 28 to Nov. 2, being the night of Nov. 1 and the early morning of Nov. 2 the most important times […]

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Bakers vs Bakers: Best Kids’ Halloween Movie!

THIS IS HALLOWEEN! THIS IS HALLOWEEN! PUMPKINS SCREAM IN THE DEAD OF NIGHT! In this special Halloween issue of Bakers vs Bakers, we [tried to] pick our favorite Kids’ Halloween Movie! You will get to know us a little bit better while we explain which one is our favorite and why! We hope you like […]

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Kimetsu no Yaiba

A Review from Two Perspectives 土星 Dosei | Alexis Ibarra-Ibarra Kimetsu no Yaiba (鬼滅の刃) translated to “Demon Slayer”, but literally meaning “Blade of Demon Destruction”, is an R-rated Shounen (“made for boys”) action-drama-comedy (it’s also labelled “historical”, but that’s a stretch). On Anime review aggregate sites like MyAnimeList (for a Western audience) and AniKore (for […]

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Why are Manga and Anime more diverse than Western Cartoons?

土星 Dosei Like most people from Europe and the Americas of my generation, I was raised on cartoons that ran on TV. Aside from Dragon Ball and Yu-Gi-Oh!, everything available in my country was made in the US or one of the few studios in Europe. Usually, the most popular shows were the ones depicting […]

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The Dreaming Machine: Ten Years Without Kon

In Memoriam of Satoshi Kon Alexis Ibarra-Ibarra Ten years ago, on August 24th, 2010, one of the greatest masters of anime passed away. He was young and full of talent and imagination, but cancer took his last breath. Paprika (2006) was the first Kon’s movie I watched, and, just as many before me, I realized […]

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Coraline and the Other Cake

Adjani Gama Dessavre It’s a book, it’s a movie, it’s a great animation, and it’s a piece of perfection! I am talking about Neil Gaiman’s Coraline. Coraline is a story I genuinely love in so many levels. I’ve heard Neil Gaiman (in his masterclass) talk about the importance of being truthful when you create a […]

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A Matter of Loaf and Cheesecake

Adjani Gama Dessavre Different animation studios have different styles and stories behind their creations. Unquestionably, Aardman is a brilliant studio that leaves a mark on its work, mainly if we say stop-motion. With a story that goes back to the ’70s and a mash of genius ideas, it is one of the best animation studios […]