On April 6, Dai Sato and Justin Leach stopped by The Japan Society to talk about the state of Japanese animation post Hayao Miyazaki. How has it been since his retirement, and is anime moving in a good direction? Or bad direction? Here's a recap of the event.
It's not easy being human in Knights of Sidonia. Earth has been destroyed and we're confined to a rickety space station, stalked by a mindless force that wants to eat us. Our only defense is the Garde: a type of mecha capable of fighting the alien threat. Let's take a walk through its history!
Sidonia no Kishi (Knights of Sidonia) is a mecha anime that relies on a "realistic" science fiction setup to tell familiar stories in a new interesting way. If you have an interest in mecha, science fiction, or just unique anime, it's probably worth a look.