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Black Bullet


When I clicked play on my first episode of Black Bullet, I got goosebumps. From the unmistakable tribute in the opening soundtrack, to the Black Varanium walls protecting the last … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hitsugi no Chaika


Hitsugi no Chaika is another one of my favourites of the season. Sporting a bit of adventure, magic, and mystery, the plot still has me guessing as to where the … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Blade & Soul


Arguably one of my favourite new action/adventure series this season, Blade & Soul complements it’s cast of beautiful female characters with an action-packed story of conspiracy and assassination. No, I … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mushi-shi


Ever since I heard a 2nd season of Mushi-shi was coming, I’ve been dying to write about it – and now it’s finally here! The second season continues in the same … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Jormungand


For me, Jormungand was one of those rare finds. One of those anime that no one is really talking about, yet is sooo good. An Anime about arms dealing from … Continue reading

April 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei


3 episodes in, and “The Irregular Student at Magic High School” is delivering on both its promise. The promise of an irregular, and the promise of a “rettousei.” Without giving too … Continue reading

April 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior


So I’m 3 episodes in now, and it seems my initial predictions of “Love & Laughter” were right on the mark. The Kawai Complex guide is an amusing romantic comedy … Continue reading

April 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Captain Earth


By your powers combined.. I AM CAPTAIN PL- Yes, the name is asking for it… especially with an almost Voltron style gattai in the mix. But nostalgia aside, this anime … Continue reading

April 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Baby Steps


…and another sports anime FTW! This time we’re talking Tennis. Looking forward to it.

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

One Week Friends


Oh, My heart! The FEELZ!!! First episode had me sold. I foresee warm and fuzzy nights, and tears behind closed doors. 🙂

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Haikyuu!!


Kuroko no Basket meets Volleyball perhaps? I have high expectations 🙂

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Brynhildr in the Darkness


This looks promising…

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Comic Artist and Assistants


The comic artist and his assistants is gearing up to be a hilarious comedy (akin to last season’s Tonari no Seki-kun) but full of lewd humour. I was especially amused … Continue reading

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Yowamushi Pedal


For a cycling anime, and especially for a sports anime, Yowamushi Pedal is a bit odd. Not that there are many cycling anime out there (I can’t thing of another besides Over … Continue reading

April 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nobunagun


As an anime, Nobunagun has an interesting premise: The world is being protected from doomsday by a secret government agency, and a crack-team who can wield the enhanced powers of … Continue reading

March 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hagane no Renkinjutsushi


Hagane no Rekinjutsushi, popularly known as Fullmetal Alchemist or F.M.A for short, is one of the best anime I’ve ever watched… and this was even before it got an amazing … Continue reading

March 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ookami to Koushinryu


More popularly known as Spice and Wolf (or Wolf and Spice), this anime is  one of the most refreshing series I’ve ever watched. In the guise of playful banter, tongue-in-cheek … Continue reading

March 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Kara no Kyoukai


Every once in a blue moon, I stumble upon works that are nothing short of genius. So genius in fact, that they run the risk of losing their audience completely… … Continue reading

March 7, 2014 · 2 Comments

Full Metal Panic!


For most anime fans, the first time one hears the phrase “Full Metal” is with the anime Hagane no Renkinjutsushi aka Full Metal Alchemist; and the first time one hears … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

Air Master


Definitely, one of my favourite anime, I think I must have re-watched this series at least 3 times now. Air Master is one of the few fighting anime, with an … Continue reading

February 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

.Hack


The .hack series was an anime ahead of its time, and possibly the first anime to explore the idea of being trapped in a Massively Multiplayer Online game (MMO). Undoubtedly, … Continue reading

February 25, 2014 · 2 Comments

Tokyo Magnitude 8.0


The interesting thing about this anime for me, was that I had just finished watching it when the 2011 Tohoku earthquake hit Japan. It really made me appreciate what happens during … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pumpkin Scissors


Here’s another one of my favourite anime: Pumpkin Scissors. Pumpkin Scissors follows the exploits of a squad dispatched after a long devastating war. Perceived as nothing more than a gimmick to … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Death Note


There can be no doubt that Death Note is a hall-of-famer within the anime world. A simple Google search will tell you as much. But it might surprise you to … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Coppelion


Copellion was truly one of those anime that was over before I knew it. At just 13 episodes, the story smoothly progressed from an interesting introduction to a satisfying resolution, … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment