Anime Screenings

Con-Jikan’s screening room returns this year in the form of a decorated screening lounge!  See what’s coming up!

Saturday 17th

Legendary Armor Samurai Troopers

Legendary Armor Samurai Troopers

Runtime: 52min    Age Rating: Unrated    Year:1988    Genre: action, fantasy

The Demon Emperor Arago has returned to claim the Earth as his own, starting with Shinjuku ward of Tokyo. Five young men known as the Samurai Troopers wearing mystical suits of armor stand in the way of Argo and his demon army.

Samurai Pizza Cats

Samurai Pizza Cats

Runtime: 52min    Age Rating: TV-Y7    Year: 1990

Genre: action, comedy

In a village named “Little Tokyo” the Pizza Cats run a local pizza joint. But the pizza take away restaurant is merely a cover for their true job…When evil is afoot the Pizza Cats are launch into action to foil Seymour “Big” Cheese’s secret plans to take control of the village.

Your Name

Movie

Your Name

Runtime: 1:47    Age Rating: PG    Year: 2016

Genre: drama, fantasy, romance

Mitsuha is a high school student in the countryside who wishes to move to Tokyo. Taki is a teenager in Tokyo juggling high school, his part-time job, and his dream to become an architect. As a comet nears Earth, they wake up with their bodies switched. In trying to understand this strange occurance they begin to search for each other.

Mecha-Ude

Successful Kickstarter project

Mecha-Ude

Runtime: 28min    Age Rating: Unrated    Year: 2018

Genre: action, fantasy

One day Hikaru encounters a Mecha-Ude, mechanical arm, named Alma who attaches itself to his hoodie.  A rogue Mecha-Ude user has been hunting down others in search for “Trigger Arm”. Hikaru, Alma, and his protector Aki become a target after a chance encounter.

When Supernatural Battles Became Commonplace

When Supernatural Battles Became Commonplace

Runtime: 52min    Age Rating: TV-14    Year:2014

Genre:comedy, supernatural, romance

A few months ago, the five members of the literature club all awaken superpowers. Unfortunately, this has had no other impact on their lives. The everyday lives of these five superpowered students continue on, just now tinged with the supernatural.

Strong Girl Bong-soon

Strong Girl Bong-soon

Runtime: 1:10    Age Rating: TV-14    Year: 2017

Genre: romance, supernatural, comedy

Born with super strength, Bong-soon wants nothing more than to be the ideal woman for her crush, Guk-doo, a cop. She is bound by an ancient family blessing and curse, unable to use her strength for her own benefit. Struggling to keep her powers hidden from the watchful gaze of the world while working as the bodyguard of the handsome CEO Min-hyuk.

My Hero Academia

My Hero Academia

Runtime: 52min    Age Rating: TV-14    Year: 2014

Genre: action, comedy, drama

80% of the population have some form of Quirks, which have given rise to both superheroes and villains. Izuku Midoriya wants to be a hero, but is Quirkless till one day he encounters All Might, an ailing superhero, who agrees to train and pass on his Quirk to Midoriya in secret. After the training he enrolls in U.A. High School.

King and I

King and I

Runtime: 1:10min    Age Rating: Unrated    Year: 2007

Genre: historical, drama

1456 – King Sejo reigns

Kim Ja-myung, head of the palace Guards, leads a coup against Sejo but is thwarted by his friend, Jo Chi-gyuum, a high level eunuch. Ja-myung’s wife, Lady Oh flees and gives birth to Kim Cheo-sun but is forced to abandon him in the mountains where he is found by Wolhwa and raised to be a eunuch.

Genocidal Organ

Movie

Genocidal Organ

Runtime: 1:55    Age Rating: TV-MA    Year: 2017

Genre: science fiction

The war on terror has expanded after a nuclear device destroys Sarajevo. The leading democracies transform into total surveillance states and the developing world drowns in conflict. Captain Shepherd, a US Special Forces soldier, is on the trail of a mysteries American, John Paul.  Every country John visits soon descends into a genocidal war.

Bubblegum Crisis

with Introduction by Usamimi of the Anime Nostalgia Podcast

Bubblegum Crisis

Runtime:    Age Rating:13+    Year:1987

Genre: sci-fi, action

In the near future, Tokyo is flattened by a great earthquake. In its place rises MegaTokyo, constructed with the aid of the Genom Corp and it’s biomechanical robots known as Boomers. With rogue Boomers over taxing the police, a vigilante group takes them on known as the Knight Sabers.

Sunday 18th

Gasaraki

Gasaraki

Runtime: 52min    Age Rating: TV-14    Year: 1998

Genre: sci-fi, action, drama

Set amidst the backdrop of war where bipedal combat machines are used for the first time; the Gowa clan, the head of a large corporation that has developed their own Tactical Armor.  They seek to contact a mysterious force know as Gasaraki. Yuushirou, fourth son of the Gowa’s, finds himself in the center of events that will change the future of mankind.

Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team

Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team

Runtime: 52min    Age Rating: TV-14    Year: 1996

Genre: sci-fi, action, drama

UC 0079 – Earth Federation forces start Operation Odessa to retake a major Ukrainian city form the occupying Principality of Zeon who scatter across the globe in retreat. As part of follow up operations, Ensign Shiro Amada is transferred to the Southeast Asian theater to take command of the 08th MS Team and continue the pursuit of the Zeon forces.

Someday

Someday

Runtime: 1:10    Age Rating: Unrated    Year:2006

Genre: romance, drama

Hana Yamaguchi, a manga artist who believes she’s incapable of love, goes on a journey to Korea to learn about love, family, life, and the world. Along the way she will draw a young man, a rich doctor, and a worldly ad executive into a series of complicated and emotional love triangles.

Made In Abyss

Made In Abyss

Runtime: 52min    Age Rating: TV-MA    Year: 2017

Genre: fantasy, adventure, drama

The Abyss- a gaping chasm stretching deep into the earth, filled with strange creatures and mysterious relics. Those who brave the chasm are known as Cave Raiders. Rico aspires to be like her lost mother, the legendary White Whistle Lysa the Annihilator. One day while exploring the Abyss she discovers a robot with the appearance of a young boy.

Bodacious Space Pirates - Abyss of Hyperspace

Movie

Bodacious Space Pirates - Abyss of Hyperspace

Runtime: 1:33    Age Rating: TV-14    Year: 2014

Genre: sci-fi, adventure

Between her school life, president of the space yacht club, and as the captain of the space pirate ship Bentenmaru, Marika Katou’s days are very busy. One day on a “pirate raid” on a high-class passenger ship she discovers a passenger with a “galaxy pass” who hires her to help him find the direction to his destiny.