Bento Bites – Active Raid & Banana Bread

Bento Bites – Active Raid & Banana Bread

Active Raid returns

Join is as we look at the Accel World: Infinite Burst movie, discuss the upcoming Active Raid anime, take a peek at the new Sword Art Online: Memory Defrag game and share a yummy Banana Bread recipe.

Accel World: Infinite Burst

Accel World: Infinite Burst

Accel World: Infinite Burst

July 23 marks the return of Accel World in the form of the movie Accel World: Infinite Burst. Accel World, as many fanatiks may know are the brainchild of light novel writer Reki Kawahara, who also wrote the Sword Art Online novels. The movie will run for a limited period in 24 theaters all across Japan. A new full minute trailer of the movie was released earlier this week. The trailer reveals more about the movie’s story and also showcases it’s theme song KOTOKO x ALTIMA’s ‘PLASMIC FIRE’.

Here is the new trailer for Accel World: Infinite Burst. Please follow the link: http://bit.ly/Accel-World-Infinite-Burst-Full-Trailer

Active Raid

Active Raid

Active Raid

In January Active Raid started airing. The anime was split into two, and the second half, Active Raid Second is due to restart now in July. The anime’s official website posted a promotional video which introduces the old (returning) as well as the new cast for Active Raid. New cast member include Yukari Tamura, Satomi Arai, Aimi Tanaka and Sho Hayami. The Opening theme song for the anime is “Cerulean Squash.” by Yuka Aisaka and the ending theme “Field Trip!!” by Tomoyo Kurosawa.

Active Raid follows the Special Public Security Division Third Mobile Assault Eighth Unit — popularly called “The Eighth” — who fights crime with the aid of powered armor “Willware” exoskeletons. Openly, Asami Kazari is assigned to The Eighth with the task of assessing the unit’s status and reporting it to the higher-ups, but in secret her true goal is to rehabilitate this motley crew. Active Raid’s Chief director is Goro Taniguchi (Code Geass) Noriaki Akitaya (Castle Town Dandelion) is directing the anime, and Naruhisa Arakawa (Spice and Wolf) is script writer. Shun Saeki ( Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma) is doing the character designs.

Here is the promo video, please follow our link: http://bit.ly/Active-Raid-Second-PV

Sword Art Online

Sword Art Online

Sword Art Online: Memory Defrag

Earlier this year Sword Art Online fanatiks were made very happy with prospects of a Sword Art Online movie on the way, now, it seems, there are some more news. Bandai Namco Entertainment announced in the week that it is going to release a iOS as well as Android game titled Sword Art Online: Memory Defrag. They also streamed a trailer, which introduces the characters as well as gameplay. Some of the characters featured in the video is Kirito, Asuna and Silica.

Sword Art Online: Memory Defrag is a Side scrolling RPG featuring the anime’s storyline and a original storyline. It supports online play and will be a free-to-play game with in-game purchase options. Bandai Namco Entertainment previously released another mobile game in the franchise named Sword Art Online: Code Register. When the new game will be released is not clear yet.

Here is the game’s preview trailer, please follow our link: http://bit.ly/Sword-Art-Online-Memory-Defrag-PV

Banana

Banana

Banana Bread

Today we learn how to make a yummy Banana Bread the Japanese way. The ingredients needed in this recipe are 170 g ripe bananas, half a tablespoon of lemon juice, an egg, 100g sugar, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract, 40g butter, 2 tablespoons of milk, 170g Cake flour, 2 teaspoons baking powder and two pinches of salt. Optionally walnuts, cinnamon powder and rum can be used in the recipe.

Here is our Banana Bread recipe. Please follow this link: http://bit.ly/Japanese-Banana-Bread

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