30 Day Anime Challenge: Day 18 Favorite Supporting Female Character

So I’m going to talk about Lain again, only not Lain but her friend Arisu or Alice if you watch the dub for this one and I’ll keep it short. Alice is the first character in the series we see try and make an offline connection with Lain, and the fact that is a classmate and not a family member is kind of important to … Continue reading 30 Day Anime Challenge: Day 18 Favorite Supporting Female Character

30 Day Anime Challenge: Day 14 Anime that never gets old no matter how many times you watch it

So is any one sick of me writing about Serial Experiments Lain yet? Serial Experiment Lain is a series that is so dense in its narrative that every time I watch the series I come away with something new. As we grow our ideas of self constantly change as we are constantly learning from the world around us. When I first watched Lain as a … Continue reading 30 Day Anime Challenge: Day 14 Anime that never gets old no matter how many times you watch it

30 Day Anime Challenge: Day 13 Character You are Most Similar to

To be completely honest I have to a certain  extent already explained the answer to this one in my post Serialize Thyself – I am Lain, but I will explain a little here so that this post is not just a single link. Lain is a character that attracted me the very first time I watched the series and the more I watched the more I … Continue reading 30 Day Anime Challenge: Day 13 Character You are Most Similar to

Serialize Thyself – Duvet = Daughter to Father

What if I told you before reaching out for Chisa on the wired, Lain was trying to reach out to someone else in her life? Someone close to her that felt so far away because of the disconnection she felt at the beginning of it all? What if I told you the hint to who that is, is in the first line of the opening … Continue reading Serialize Thyself – Duvet = Daughter to Father

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