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Anime Recommendations

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

Kill La Kill


FUN! Outrageous, Ridiculous, Incredible fun! – That’s my impression of Kill La Kill. Coming from the directors of Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, many say that this is to be expected, … Continue reading

February 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Eyeshield 21


Undoubtedly one of my all-time favourites, Eyeshield 21 brings the sport of American Football alive like no other… and in fact there is no other American football anime out there … Continue reading

February 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Trinity Blood


Perhaps one of my earliest forays into the world of anime, Trinity Blood is for me a post-apocalyptic vampire classic. Featuring a vampiric hero much in the same vain as … Continue reading

February 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

To Aru Hikuushi E No Koiuta


Like dubs, the English translations of Japanese phrases can often make an anime look a lot less appealing than it is. To Aru Hikuushi E No Koiuta or “The Pilot’s … Continue reading

February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Strike the Blood


Like most of the anime of this winter season (2013/2014), Strike the Blood is decent. Following the adventures of a powerful vampire and his sidekick/watchguard, it tells an action-packed, and … Continue reading

February 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Witch Craft Works


So… I’ve picked this up. Now at first, being a black african male, I was a little creeped out by how the title seemed like a statement: Witchcraft Works! Deal … Continue reading

February 1, 2014 · Leave a comment