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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Hamatora


Hamatora has a bit of a slow start. For an anime spanning only 12 episodes, it took me more than half of those before I was hooked. This despite the … Continue reading

January 10, 2014 · Leave a comment