K: Missing Kings

In the upcoming fall season, the anime K is getting a sequel. I put some time into watching K for this reason…and also because the show is quite popular, from what I can tell. I decided not to review the first series itself for a couple of reason though: it wasn’t actually great. The animation…

Gugure! Kokkuri-San || Review

This is one of the funniest comedies I’ve ever seen, anime or otherwise. The ridiculous character/dialogue driven humor combined with the heartwarming moments between characters made this a memorable watch! Gurure! Kokkuri-san is also the anime that helped me get used to subtitles. Gugure! Kokkuri-san Comedy | Supernatural | Shonen Fall 2014 | 12 Episodes | PG-13…

Mini Review: The Devil Is a Part-Timer!

The Devil is a Part-Timer!  Action | Comedy | Fantasy | Shonen 2013 | 13 Episodes | PG-13 When Devil Sadao’s attempt to take over Ente Isle is thwarted by Hero Amelia, he lands on Earth with his second-in-command, both promptly loose their powers and warrior size. The two seek out normal living quarters and Sadao finds…

Death Note

It’s time to review my first anime. While Studio Ghibli’s films claim the success of getting me into anime, Death Note was my first real experience (because I’m not counting Superbook from when I was a kid XD.) Death Note was an amazing viewing experience to say the least! So much to say, so much to go over, yet few…

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Kotoura-san | Episode 5 | Subtitled I’ve been really enjoying this one. The first episode gave the tragic back story of our born-with-mind-reading-powers, Kotoura, and then we follow her as she slowly makes friends who embrace her for who she is. It’s actually an enjoyable romantic-comedy/drama, with a fun variety of characters who are so cute….

Mini Review: Barakamon

A young, professional calligraphy artist, Handa, who’s a bit of a perfectionist, is sent to temporarily live on a fishing island after punching a man who judged his work as too unoriginal. Surrounded by a friendly village community whose children reach out to him as their teacher, Handa begins a humorous yet touching journey to…