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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

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

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

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

.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

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

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

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

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

Berserk


Berserk was one of the first anime to emotionally traumatize me so bad, that I haven’t been able to bring myself to watch its sequels yet. The plot twist at … 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

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

Magi


My initial impression of Magi, was that it was a wonderful and uniquely crafted interpretation of the many folklores and tales from 1001 Nights. Featuring characters like Alibaba and Cassim, … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Log Horizon


Coming so soon after the very popular Sword Art Online (SAO), Log Horizon presents a different perspective on the idea of being fully immersed in a massive multiplayer online game … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Naruto Shippuden


Naruto is undoubtedly one of the big players in terms of long-running anime, and will more than satisfy with its grandoise action-packed scenes. Shippuden simply continues the trend, with a more … 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

One Piece


By far the best long running anime I’ve ever watched. I’m a sucker for character development, and no other anime does it as well as one-piece. Sadly because of the … Continue reading

January 6, 2014 · Leave a comment