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Nov 2, 2007
So, what can I say about this manga? It’s short, it’s touching, it’s bittersweet, it’s perfect in my eyes. The story revolves around two main characters named Saku and Aki and the relationship that develops between them. At first glance, the manga feels like your typical romantic slice of life with a normal, average guy falling in love with a cute, outgoing girl. However, this assumption that it’s a generic high school romance quickly becomes wrong as the story evolves into a melancholy, depressing, and heart wrenching tale. Never in my life have I read something that was capable of read more
Apr 26, 2007
Cowboy Bebop is an amazing anime. The series itself is about 85% episodic, meaning that each episode is a stand alone story. Only a few episodes follow a certain 'overall' story arc, which involves Spike's past and someone who used to be his friend, who has now turned into his bitter enemy. Spike (the main character) slowly reveals his past through short flashbacks and dream sequences. What truly happens in his past is never fully explained and is left open for the viewer to interpret.

All episodes are unique and interesting. Some may involve getting a bounty and catching a wanted read more
Apr 26, 2007
This is quite possibly the best anime drama I have ever seen, and that's saying a lot considering that I usually am drawn to more action oriented anime. One phrase that could describe Kiminozo is 'a beautiful mess of emotions.' The basic concept or plot puts Takayuki (the main male character) on the theme of choosing someone he loved dearly in the past, or staying with the girl he loves now in the present. A majority of the anime shows the feelings and emotions that take place while Takayuki is deciding on who to ultimately be with in the end. This read more