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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

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

.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

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

Desert Punk


Desert Punk follows the adventures of a heroic bounty hunter in a post-apocalyptic Japan – a wasteland, a desert. But this hero is a bit too strange for my words … Continue reading

January 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Yakitate!! Japan


Yakitate Japan is one of those unbelievably funny anime about a niche topic. The type of anime you’re likely to overlook. But believe me when I say, this is one … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Samurai Champloo


When it comes to classic samurai anime, one can’t but mention Samurai Champloo. With two of the most distinctive samurai characters out there, Mugen and Jin are sure to remind … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tohai Densetu Akagi


Take Hikaru no Go, then add Kaiji, and change the game to Mahjong, and you have Tohai Densetsu Akagi. Akagi even looks like Kaiji’s twin. This was one of those … Continue reading

January 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hikaru no Go


Hikaru no Go was probably the first anime to get me interested in a game that up to that point I had absolutely zero interest in. In fact, I didn’t … Continue reading

January 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hellsing


Hellsing is a bloody classic! (pun intended). It follows the exploits of  vampire antagonist turned protagonist  “Alucard,” and his newly-turned sidekick Seras Victoria, as they work hand-in-hand to eradicate the world … Continue reading

January 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gintama


Gintama is one of my favourite anime primarily because it is very funny, and reminds me of GTO with its over the top expressions. One of the main draws for … Continue reading

January 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Ruruoni Kenshin


Ruruoni Kenshin is one of those timeless long-running classics that can be watched again and again. Running a whole 94 episodes (excluding the OVAs) this anime follows the wandering swordsman … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Great Teacher Onizuka


Great Teacher Onizuka is such a timeless classic that in all my years since first watching it, I have rewatched it at least 3 times because I am yet to … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment