12 Days of Christmas 2013 #04 – The Power to Become Idols


I dropped Kyoukai no Kanata after its fifth episode.

Then I picked it back up for the sixth.

This was an episode that came out of nowhere. In an otherwise somewhat serious anime, there was all of a sudden a comedy idol episode. Continue reading

Fall 2012 Impressions – “Lacklustre” is the Word

An obligatory, if late, Halloween anime picture. In this case, the group of girls from Hidamari Sketch.

What first seemed to be an exciting anime season turned out to be a fairly lacklustre one. So far even the best series have yet to bring out any “wham” episode. While it may be sort of early into the season, there is no excuse for any of the series to not have some kind of hook that grabs me. Sure, I am interested in them, but I would not call myself excited.

How do you feel about the fall 2012 anime season?

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Fall 2012 Previews – Operation: Overkill

Apparently no-one found this real preview post that was hidden in the other one, so I decided to just make it easily accessible instead.

So you actually found this “not-very-well-hidden-super-secret” post. Congratulations! You gain nothing but a poor list of the series I will watch this fall 2012 anime season. For far more detailed previews, head over to these sites:

Or, even better, you may want to take a look at this wonderful chart preview provided by ours truly Redball from O-New!!:

Redball chart.

Normal chart.

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Spring 2012 Previews – What I Will Watch

Hey, do you know what time it is? It is anime season preview time! And this time, it is for the spring season, the wonderful wet new beginning of the year! So what are we waiting for? Let’s get cracking!

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12 Days of Christmas 2011 – #12 – Like Love

Nichijou is easily one of the best anime that has aired this year, shattering my low expectations after the little humble OVA to pieces a gazillion times over. Featuring some of the most random scenes I have seen in anime, reminding me of the Internet for some strange reason, I instantly fell in love with it. Continue reading

Anime Bloggers’ Choice Anime Awards 2011

That feeling when you realize that you are barely able to create a proper list containing the twelve best shows this year. Continue reading