Tag Archives: Anime

Review: When Marnie Was There / Omoide no Marnie

Studio Ghibli has returned with yet another high-quality offering for fans and newcomers of all ages. When Marnie Was There is based on the book by Joan G. Robinson and explores the life of two young girls who come from … Continue reading

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Review – Girls und Panzer: Kore ga Hontou no Anzio-sen Desu! – OVA

This will be a quick one. I’ll assume you’ve already seen Girls und Panzer and are wondering whether the OVA is worth checking out. If you haven’t watched the show yet, it’s best to watch it first but you could … Continue reading

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Does Date A Live deserve a second season?

Seeing as Date A Live has now been greenlit for not only a second season, but a 2-cour second season, I feel compelled to whip up a quick post detailing my thoughts on this. I’d love to hear from any … Continue reading

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Summer Anime 2013! Impressions and Opinions – Part 2

Love Lab Love Lab is a another light-hearted entry to the season that presents us with speedy dialogue, character comedy, and dose of slapstick. The premise is not overly ambitious, but the dynamic between Maki and Kurahashi made for an … Continue reading

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Summer Anime 2013! Impressions and Opinions – Part 1

Danganronpa: Kibou no Gakuen to Zetsubou no Koukousei – The Animation Episode one of Danganronpa showed off an interesting cast and a sinister setting. I’m not familiar with the video game it’s based on but already I want to check … Continue reading

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Spring Anime 2013 Round-up

Hataraku Maou-sama! This was pretty good. A fun balance of humor with some neat action scenes. Characters were likable and avoided being too cliché. The very first episode was the most memorable – the early scenes of Maou and Ashiya … Continue reading

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Review – Aiura

Aiura is a bite-sized SoL anime based on a 4koma manga of the same name. It’s presented in a 4 minute format, but cleverly manages to use this to its advantage without feeling cramped or rushed. Aiura is a whole … Continue reading

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