Archive for the ‘CrunchyRoll’ Category

Site Review – Taking a look at CrunchyRoll

Posted on January 30th, 2013 by Ryu Sheng |

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So, for the one person out there who doesn’t know, CrunchyRoll (CR) is digital distribution for online anime. They legally host anime and TV Shows from Japan and Korea, and quite a few simultaneous casts, as in anime that’s available at the same time on CR as it is in Japan. The aim of this was to stop the fansubs of those shows.

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Ryu’s Musings – Sword Art Online (Anime)

Posted on January 30th, 2013 by Ryu Sheng |

5fe886f3daa6485efecf1ea6dc5207931343265548_fullLanguage: Japanese + English Subs
Episodes: 25
Director: Tomohiko Ito
Producer: Kazuma Miki and Shinitirou Kashiwada
Distributor: Aniplex (Japan) Crunchyroll (EU/US)
Type: Series
Genre: Action, Fantasy, MMO, Shounen

Synopsis:

In the near future, a Virtual Reality Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (VRMMORPG) called Sword Art Online has been released where players control their avatars with their bodies using a piece of technology called: Nerve Gear. One day, players discover they cannot log out, as the game creator is holding them captive unless they reach the 100th floor of the game’s tower and defeat the final boss. However, if they die in the game, they die in real life. Their struggle for survival starts now…

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