Five Favorite Anime Men of 2015

From prisoners to mercenaries to high school kids, last year had some wonderful male characters. I never finished this post then, but coming back now, I can really see who’s actually stayed memorable to me. My top five list only includes a single character per anime, but I have honorable mentions included because there was multiple anime…

Jamie’s Favorite 2015 Shows || Top Ten!

Including shorts, I watched 60 shows to full completion from 2015’s seasonal anime this year! Just wow, guys! I had such a great time doing it this year, too! A huge thank you to my best friend for helping me choose what shows to watch and talking about them with me each week! For it…

Jamie’s Summer 2015 Star Ratings: Part 1

I had so much fun this anime summer; I just want everyone to know that up front because I SERIOUSLY HAD SO MUCH FUN.  I watched 18 shows front to back (please don’t ask me how, a magician’s secrets are sacred) along with 5 shorts! What a great diverse selection of genres I got. Here we are, though,…

Thank God For Summer Anime

(Celebratory Note: this is my 100th post here on Jamie Talks Anime! Whoot-whoot, what a milestone to hit already!) I’m both invigorated and completely exhausted from this Summer season of anime. IT IS SO HARD TO COMPLAIN ABOUT THERE BEING TOO MANY GOOD SHOWS, YOU GUYS. So I thought I’d give some hearty thanks for…

Ongoing || Spring Leftovers

I’ve caught up on my summer impressions, but what about those spring shows that are still ongoing? Let’s not forget them! ❤ Ore Monogatari | episode 20 THE FEELS. THE CUTENESS. THE REALITY. THE FANTASY. THE COMEDY. GAH. This is still one of the best love stories I’ve ever seen because it’s about making a…

Jamie’s Spring 2015 Star Ratings

I’m by no means a critic. While I like to exercise critical thinking, I also love my entertainment to be just that: Entertainment–it’s good to have balance! With this in mind, I’m tackling the big job of rounding up of everything I watched from the Spring 2015 season and give them a rating.  This is the…

What Anime Means To Me

It’s time I explain what anime has meant to me this past year, after all the exposure and learning curves and enjoyment. After all, I don’t consider it just “another piece of entertainment.” Anime is special to me. So, as part of my 1 year with anime celebration, I’m going to lay out what anime…

A Happy Birthday to Yamato!

Ore Monogatari is my favorite show of the spring season, for a million reasons, a huge one being that it is a phenomenal, emotionally genuine, adorable love story. Today is the birthday of one of the main characters, Yamato, Takeo’s first girlfriend. The last three episodes have even been about her birthday, so I decided there was no way I…