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May 1, 2016
Tenkuu no Escaflowne 4/10

A few days ago I remembered an anime I used to watch when I was a kid (9 or 10 years old), "Vision of Escaflowne". My memory of it was hazy to say the least. What I did remember were those characters with the long noses, the pretty guy with long blond hair, and a very memorable soundtrack. So I had a strong urge to re-watch it, and I did, unfortunately the result was, my memories of this fairy-tale like anime were shattered.

Escaflowne starts promising (girl travels through worlds, meets knights and royalty, can use magic, some interesting adventures) but read more
Sep 26, 2014
Well this summer season of anime had some really good shows and some really big disappointments. 'Shounen Hollywood: Holly Stage for 49' though was the biggest surprise for me. A nice slice of life with a lot of J-Pop 6/10

I'm genuinely impressed with the show, it doesn't mind telling you straight out some of the negative aspects of show business (especially how Japan produces their Idols) they have some profound lines here and there...I'm not a big fan of J-Pop so the music isn't really why I enjoyed watching this (and I'm sure with less of it I would have given it a higher score), read more
Jul 13, 2014
Preliminary
Yugami-kun ni wa Tomodachi ga Inai/ Yugami doesn't have any friends. 8/10

This manga made me laugh quite a lot, so I thought I should write a review to bring some attention to it ^^

We meet Yugami through Chihiro who just moved to a new city and is a transfer student at Yugamis school. At first glance he seems to be really nice and helpful, but that impression doesn't last very long. They both not only end up in the same class, Chihiro also sits next to him now. She tries to become friends with him but her attempts are shattered by him either saying something read more
Mar 29, 2014
Preliminary
Baraou no Souretsu 9/10

You like manga and William Shakespeare? Well look no further, this time Aya Kanno shows us her skills by taking on the classic play "Richard III" and accompanies it with beautiful illustrations, which make reading and looking at "Baraou no Souretsu" pure joy. It has all the darkness of Shakespeare's play, dirty games of/for thrones, a little love, a little religion, a little scandal, some mysteries - what is Richard? I just love this play, so to be able to read it as manga is amazing. If you aren't familiar with Richard III, it's fine, in the manga the story gets explained read more
Mar 28, 2014
Strange+ 9/10

Don't say the title didn't warn you lol
This anime truly is a blast for all comedy fans. I enjoy their parody's of other detective or action animes, but if it would be just that, I wouldn't love this show so much. Strange+ has a lot more to offer, yes it's a funny, silly gag anime, but at the same it's their amazing main characters (who always make everything worse), that make this show unique, ridiculous and hilarious! Most of the time, you have no idea what the hell is going on, things just happen, but it's fine, because the show delivers, it's full of read more
Jan 6, 2014
After I read the reviews for this anime (effectively agreeing, what crap this show was), I couldn't resist watching this myself, and I'm so glad I did. XD

If I would have to rate this seriously: 2/10
But I just can't ignore how much I loved this overdone 'crap' so: 6/10

First of all let me say, if you don't want your eyes and ears to bleed while watching this, I'd suggest you to stop taking 'Mitsu x Mitsu Drops' serious (although the show takes itself quite serious). The best thing would be to turn off the function of your brain that's asking, BUT WHY...?. I watched this read more
Jan 2, 2014
Shinsekai yori/From the New World 9/10

Writing a review about this anime is a bit difficult for me, because I can't possible describe in words, what I felt watching this. I'm also afraid you won't understand what I'm talking about, you will have to watch this great anime yourself ;)

1000 years from now in Japan. Every 'human' has mantra and can use telekinesis (imagining things and then make those things happen). For example they look at white paper and paint a motive without using paint, or break a bottle and then put the broken shards back together, without touching anything. It's all done with imagination - read more
Dec 27, 2013
Gintama (Anime) add (All reviews)
Gintama 10/10
How should I start by explaining what Gintama is…Just Do It! Do it do it doitdoitdoit…

Just do it? Asks the confused person who has never watched an episode of Gintama before.
I think this is going to be a long one. Yes, there is nothing average about this show, the main character is a sugar addict, who does anything for money, kinda criminal, fights with a wooden sword, a little perverted, is a bad influence to everyone around him, even you, yes you the audience, is sarcastic, had a terrifying childhood, although we don’t know too much about that, which isn’t much of a problem read more
Dec 26, 2013
Neon Genesis Evangelion 10/10

Often imitated but never equaled!
NGE is one of my favorite animes of all time. Although I once read something funny and quite fitting; NGE is not an anime, its a philosophy paper in disguise.
I remember the first time I watched it, it simply blew me away, even after re-watching it 5 times, I still love this show no matter what people say about the end, to me it's great. I'm not going to pretend that this anime has no flaws (but nothing is perfect).
The story, the characters, the art, sound, action, mystery, drama, psychological mind fucks - everything is well done. I'm read more
Dec 24, 2013
Yoiko (Anime) add (All reviews)
No reviews yet? Here I come!
'Yoiko' is a classic, hilarious, ecchi anime from the late 90s. The story is about Fuuka, an elementary school student that looks like a hot 20 year old. So of course everybody mistakes her for an adult, which brings her into one funny situation after another. Her female teacher wants to look like her, the young boys in her class fall in love with her, and then theres her perverted cousin (I think) Jiro who involuntary shares his bedroom with her, and feels cursed by the god of masturbation. Fuuka's mind sure is one of a child! Her unusual read more