“Alice in Borderland” (2020) – Life or Death. Which one are you choosing? [Ep1]

It's been a long time coming, but it's here. News of the Sato Shinsuke directed adaptation was already revealed back in July 2019, but while

Food for Thought: “Gekijo” (2020)

Every now and then a movie appears I just can't write a review on. The reason? Generally it just means that there's way too much

“Tomodachi Game” (2017) – Are friends really worth getting in debt over? [Drama + Movies]

Yamaguchi Mikoto's Tomodachi Game might not be one of the most known manga series - despite first launching in December 2013 and still continuing now - but

“Kingdom” (2019) – China’s Warring States period in a seinen LA jacket

Back in 2016 Hara Yasuhisa's Kingdom sent a shockwave through the live action adaptation scene with the release of a 3 minute LA short to commemorate

“12nin no Shinitai Kodomotachi” (2019) – a murder mystery gone a different route

What happens when you put 12 suicidal teens in a building together, when all they hope for is never coming back? 12nin no Shinitai Kodomotachi

2018 Miscellaneous Japanese Dramas

2018 has been a hectic year for the Psycho-Drama team. Nonetheless, we’ve managed to check out a couple of projects along the way while juggling

“Ajin: Demi-Human” (2017) – What would you do if you’d become immortal overnight?

Ajin: Demi-Human is a manga series by Sakurai Gamon, which was also adapted into two anime seasons and multiple animated movies before. Since I have not

“Hana Nochi Hare” – First Impressions [Ep1]

Hana Nochi Hare: Hanadan Next Season, or Hana Nochi Hare for short, is the sequel to the classic Hana Yori Dango drama and film franchise. The drama

A new generation is coming, and they’re grabbing all the attention they can take (Part2)

The curiosity continues as more and more new faces and names make their way to TV and movie projects alike. Sometimes it starts to feel like a Gotta Catch ’em continue

ModelPress lists its predictions for 2020’s “next break” and “hit” actors!

Just as any other season and year change, ModelPress puts together lists with their “next break” or “hit” predictions. Going from 2019 to 2020 is no different as they shared continue

A new generation is coming: When you’re an upcoming star, your list of rivals is never-ending (Part1)

In a moment of curiosity – I mean, I do know a lot of faces – I started picking my brain, writing down the names of any up-and-coming actors I continue

“Kingdom” (2019) – China’s Warring States period in a seinen LA jacket

Back in 2016 Hara Yasuhisa’s Kingdom sent a shockwave through the live action adaptation scene with the release of a 3 minute LA short to commemorate the further release of the continue

“12nin no Shinitai Kodomotachi” (2019) – a murder mystery gone a different route

What happens when you put 12 suicidal teens in a building together, when all they hope for is never coming back? 12nin no Shinitai Kodomotachi (12nin), or literally Twelve Children Who continue

2018 Miscellaneous Japanese Dramas

2018 has been a hectic year for the Psycho-Drama team. Nonetheless, we’ve managed to check out a couple of projects along the way while juggling real life. Here are some of continue

Calling the Shots: Our WANTED list for 2018 [Hitlist]

At the beginning of 2018, our team listed actors that impressed us in 2017 and that we look forward to seeing more of in 2018. Now halfway into the year, continue