Serialize Thyself – I am Lain

Close this World. Open the Next Lain was one of the first anime character I ever felt a connection with, strange right? Well if you don’t know Lain then maybe it doesn’t sound strange. As fans of any medium we will find characters we identify with. We see our courage and morals in the valiant hero of an action series or the worse parts of … Continue reading Serialize Thyself – I am Lain

The Art of the First Impression and My Hero Academia

A lot can hang on the power of a first impression. From getting a job, to dating to finding a new anime to sit down and watch we judge many things on our first impression. It is because of this that I see many anime fans going by what they call ‘The Three Episode Rule’; if an anime has caught their interest within the first … Continue reading The Art of the First Impression and My Hero Academia

Will the Phoenix Wright Anime Welcome Newcomers or is it just fan Pandering?

One thing I must admit I worry about when I write reviews here on my blog is whether as a fan I can be subjective enough to give a good review of something, and not entirely let my emotional connection to a piece influence me completely when critiquing something. What do I mean by this? Well say I was to review something that was critically … Continue reading Will the Phoenix Wright Anime Welcome Newcomers or is it just fan Pandering?

This Boy is a Professional Wizard – Anime Review

I have found myself within the last month watching a lot if anime with short episodes, and when I say short I mean it, most of them don’t even hit the ten-minute mark. Orenchi no Furo Jijo,  She and Her Cat ~Everything Flows~ and even Makura no Danshi to name a few. (The last I will admit has become a somewhat guilty pleasure of mine, … Continue reading This Boy is a Professional Wizard – Anime Review