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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

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

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

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

Noragami


Noragami, translated “Stray God,” is what one might call the coming-of-age story of a god and his familiar. It follows the happenings in the life of the god “Yato” – a … Continue reading

January 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gokusen


Following in the footsteps of G.T.O. is Gokusen. Yet another feel good anime about a gang-member turned school teacher you might say. But even though they share the same premise, … Continue reading

January 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tonari no Seki-kun


To describe this in a word: Hilarious!

January 12, 2014 · Leave a comment