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CJAS Marathon December 6

Monday, December 1st, 2008 Announcements, Events

With the end of the semester just around the corner, what better way to unwind before finals start than to enjoy CJAS’s end-of-semester marathon! Come Lewis Auditorium and enjoy the plethora of anime we have lined up to show.

12:00 - Detective Conan 1-2
12:50 - Fire Tripper
1:40  - Break
1:50  - Victorian Romance Emma 1
2:15  - The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
3:55  - Break
4:05  - Ouran High School Host Club 1
4:30  - Code Geass 1-2
5:20  - Dinner
6:20  - Claymore 1
6:45  - Hellsing Ultimate 4
7:35  - Break
7:50  - Welcome to the NHK 13
8:15  - Kino's Journey 13
8:40  - XXXHolic 13
9:05  - Twelve Kingdoms 13
9:30  - Break
9:50  - Mushishi 12-13
10:40 - Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann 15
11:05 - Giant Robo 7

Fall 2008 Schedule Announced

Monday, July 28th, 2008 Announcements

We are pleased to announce our Fall 2008 schedule! A new semester means a new schedule. This one looks particularly awesome, and we hope there’s something here for everyone. Notice we have moved our showing time one hour earlier to 7:00 – 11:00. Since we will be ending earlier in the night, we hope more people will be able to stay for more of the schedule.

We have two movies this semester: Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (Sep. 6) and Tokyo Godfathers (Nov. 1). Both are not to be missed. We will be posting articles on both as the screening dates get closer. For now, we focus on the series and OVAs in the schedule. What follows is a brief overview of each show to give a flavour of what our schedule has to offer. More detailed show descriptions appear at the end of the article.


Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann

Tengen Toppa
Gurren Lagann

We have two very new shows that have just become available in the U.S. xxxHOLiC, a horror/supernatural drama mixed with slice-of-life, features well-developed characters and a unique story based on superstition and folklore. In Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, a teen-aged boy and his face-shaped mecha leads a rebellion against beast-men who have overrun the Earth’s surface. Common sense has no place; only the burning passion of the soul and fearless courage are what matters!

Twelve Kingdoms

Twelve Kingdoms


Two more series are also making their CJAS debut. Often considered the best fantasy anime of all time, Twelve Kingdoms is a gripping action-packed drama of a young girl who confronts her destiny in a strange mythical world. Mushishi is a fascinating masterpiece that explores Japanese mysticism and its impact on the characters’ lives. It always has a moral to tell and leaves you very satisfied after every episode.

Azumanga Daioh

Azumanga Daioh
Kino's Journey

Kino’s Journey
Elf Princess Reine

Elf Princess Reine

The remaining shows in our schedule were very popular when we screened them in the past. Azumanga Daioh is an episodic series with good, wacky humour. Update: We are now showing Welcome to the NHK in place of Azumanga because NHK will now be out in time. Kino’s Journey takes us through some strange and fantastic lands as we follow the adventures of a young traveller and a talking motorbike. Elf Princess Reine is a futuristic fairy tale in which a treasure hunter gets a cute little elf for a partner. Filled with nothing but pure magical crack and goofiness. Here is Greenwood is a fun slice-of-life romance comedy revolving around a group of high school boys. Underscoring some really wacky plot (e.g., cute ghosts that haunt because they have a crush) are the themes of friendship, love, and familial loyalty. FLCL, a high-energy coming-of-age story, is no doubt strange and hard to get at first. Highly rewatchable with a wide variety of visual styles and an amazing soundtrack that brought international fame to the J-Rock band “the pillows”. Finally, we end with Giant Robo and its awesome, hilarious, and over-the-top giant robot action.

Here is Greenwood

Here is Greenwood

Giant Robo

Giant Robo

Click below for more summaries of everything we are showing.

CJAS Marathon May 5

Friday, April 27th, 2007 Announcements, Events

The semi-annual CJAS Marathon is back on May 5 at noon. We’ll have 12 hours of anime, the return of the game show, and a selection of AMVs during the breaks. See you there!

12:00 Shakugan no Shana 1
12:25 Shakugan no Shana 2
12:50 Ninja Nonsense 1
 1:15 King of Bandit Jing 1
 1:40 Break
 1:50 Giant Robo 2
 2:35 Full Metal Panic!  The Second Raid
 3:00 Noein 2
 3:25 Break
 3:35 CJAS Game Show
 4:00 Paradise Kiss 1
 4:25 Princess Tutu 1
 4:50 Princess Tutu 2
 5:15 Break
 5:25 Le Chevalier d'Eon 1
 5:50 Kurau: Phantom Memory 1
 6:15 Ergo Proxy 1
 6:40 Break
 7:40 Fullmetal Alchemist 50
 8:05 Fullmetal Alchemist 51
 8:30 Fullmetal Alchemist: The Conqueror of Shamballa
10:15 Break
10:25 Great Teacher Onizuka 22
10:50 Kamichu! 16
11:20 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 25
11:45 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 26

CJAS Marathon December 2

Tuesday, November 21st, 2006 Announcements, Events

The semesterly CJAS marathon will take place on Saturday, December 2. Look forward to 12 hours of anime, and a selection of AMVs during the break.

12:00 Gravitation 1
12:25 Nadia: Secret of Blue Water 1
12:50 Fantastic Children 1
 1:15 Now and Then, Here and There 2
 1:40 Break
 2:00 Hikaru no Go 1
 2:25 Comic Party Revolution 1
 2:50 Noein 1
 3:15 Heat Guy J 1
 3:40 Break
 4:00 Gao Gai Gar 1
 4:25 Gao Gai Gar 2
 4:50 Steamboy
 6:55 Dinner
 7:55 Giant Robo 1
 8:50 Fullmetal Alchemist 25
 9:15 Legend of Black Heaven 13
 9:40 Break
10:00 Revolutionary Girl Utena 22
10:25 Revolutionary Girl Utena 23
10:50 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 10
11:15 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 11
11:40 Elfen Lied 1