RWBY: Volume 1 Blu-ray (Review)

RWBY is the brain-child of Monty Oum, Director of Animation for Rooster Teeth, an anime-styled series about several teams of heroes (Hunters & Huntresses) attending their first year at Beacon Academy. The series is midwifed (written) by Kerry Shawcross & Miles Luna, with Kerry also assisting on directing. As I've stated many times over the last year, Monty, Kerry, and Miles are among my favorite people; both in general and for chatting with. Due

Red vs. Blue Season 11 Blu-ray (Review)

Over the last decade, the series Red vs. Blue has gone through many changes. Originally the show spent five seasons with the same cast of characters, with an addition here and there, talking to each other in assorted locales from Halo: Combat Evolved & Halo 2; mostly box canyons and box canyon-like places. Then with season 6 they branched out, bringing in my personal favorite, Agent Washington, and going out to explore more of the

Interview: Kerry Shawcross & Miles Luna, Writers of RWBY

Earlier this year I had the pleasure of chatting with Kerry Shawcross and Miles Luna, writers of RWBY, about what was then an eagerly anticipated series premiere. It's now nearly 8 months later, and RWBY has grown into quite the hit for not just the writing duo and series creator Monty Oum, but also for Rooster Teeth which produces the anime. Last week Kerry and Miles spent an in no way tangent filled 20 minutes discussing

Review: RWBY Premiere Episode

If you have been following me -- in the online sense, not the creepy guy currently standing at my window -- over the last 10 or so months, you are probably aware that one of the things I have been most excited about this year is RWBY, the anime-styled project from Monty Oum, Director of Animation for Rooster Teeth. RWBY is the tale of a team of four teenage girls (Ruby Rose, Weiss Schnee,