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Anime Recommendations

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

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

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

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

Bleach


As a budding anime fan, there are 3 names you will always hear: Bleach, Naruto, and One Piece. This alone is a testament to the magnificence of the bleach series. … Continue reading

January 15, 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

Tonari no Seki-kun


To describe this in a word: Hilarious!

January 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Kaiji


Holy Mother of [Insert your personal God here]! This anime had my heart starting and stopping like a car with a bad carburetor! Kaiji follows the trials of an out-of-luck … Continue reading

January 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Kimi Ni Todoke


Alright men, I’m gonna give you a tip. This is an anime you should either watch with your girl, or in the privacy of your own bedroom: locked doors and … 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

Shingeki no Kyojin


There are good anime, and then there are great anime… AND THEN, there’s Shingeki no Kyojin. Undoubtedly one of the best anime I’ve ever watched and certainly the best of … Continue reading

January 11, 2014 · 2 Comments

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

Shura no Toki


I like this anime so much that I call it the Ruruoni Kenshin of martial-arts. While significantly younger and shorter in length than the Kenshin series, Shura no Toki depicts … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Shijo Saikyo no Deshi Kenichi


Kenichi, is without a doubt one of the best martial-arts anime I have ever watched. We follow the main character Kenichi as a chance meeting with a beautiful classmates brings … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · 2 Comments

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

Kingdom


As a big fan of animes depicting this era (basically anything concerning the ancient dynasties, kingdoms, and warriors), this anime is one that I thoroughly enjoy and would give my … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hunter X Hunter (2011)


This remake/continuation of the original series and OVAs more than does it justice. In the same way FMA Brotherhood, brought the Full Metal Alchemist series back to life, the new … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · Leave a comment