Anime · Japanese Culture · manga

Digital VS Physical Manga: A Collectors Perspective

For as long as I can remember I have always loved books. I live in a house and come from a family of book lovers so ever since I was little I have had a constant stream of books around me  Storybooks, nonfiction, art books, magazines, you name it! This has obviously has a massive effect… Continue reading Digital VS Physical Manga: A Collectors Perspective

Anime · TV Series

Autumn 2019: What I’ll be Watching

It is that time once again where I discuss what I'll be watching for the next season of anime. This season is jam packed full of sequels. Seriously, the most anticipated anime for autumn includes sequels to Food Wars, Sword Art Online, Psycho Pass and My Hero Academia. Autumn 2019 doesn't seem to have a… Continue reading Autumn 2019: What I’ll be Watching

Anime · review · TV Series

A Demon Samurai Bloodbath (Dororo Anime Review)

Genre: Historical, supernatural, samurai, action, adventure, drama, shounen Rating: R-17+ Studio: MAPPA Episodes: 24 Available on: AmazonPrime Overview: Dororo is set during the times of Japan where samurai and war lords ruled the land. One of Dororo's protagonists named Hyakkimaru is born a bloody shell of himself as his father Diago Kagemitsu sacrifices him to… Continue reading A Demon Samurai Bloodbath (Dororo Anime Review)

Anime · review

Enter the Cringe (Enter the Anime Documentary Review)

Rating: 15 Documentary length: 1 hour Available on: Netflix Overview: Enter the Anime is a Netflix documentary which wants to explore anime and discover what it is all about. The documentary features anime industry professionals such as Shinji Aramaki, Yoko Takahashi and Kozo Morishita whilst also showcasing anime such as Aggretsuko, Baki and Rilakkuma and… Continue reading Enter the Cringe (Enter the Anime Documentary Review)

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Samurai Shenanigans (Gintama Anime Review)

Genre: Comedy, parody, sci-fi, historical, action, shounen Rating: PG-13 Studios: Sunrise and Bandai Namco Pictures Episodes: 367+ (still ongoing) Available on: Crunchyroll, Funimation Now Overview: Edo Japan, known famously for its samurai has been invaded by aliens known as the "Amanto". After a harsh war where the Japanese and the Amanto fought fircely, the Amanto… Continue reading Samurai Shenanigans (Gintama Anime Review)

Anime · review · TV Series

A Modern Look on Old School Gaming (Hi Score Girl Review)

Genre: Comedy, seinen, romance, school Rating: 12+ Studio: J.C. Staff Episodes: 12 (+ 3 OVAs) Available on: Netflix Overview: It is 1991 and protagonist Yaguchi Haruo is a video game obsessed grade schooler who spends every waking moment of his existence playing the arcade games available to him.  One day whilst playing a game of… Continue reading A Modern Look on Old School Gaming (Hi Score Girl Review)

Anime · review · TV Series

Don’t Drink and Dive (Grand Blue Dreaming Anime Review)

Genre: Comedy, slice of life, seinen Rating: PG-13 Studio: Zero-G Episodes: 12 Available on: Amazon Prime Overview: Kitahara Iori is freshman in college who has just moved to the seaside town of Izu to start up his time at university. Iori has gone to live with his uncle in the town who owns a scuba… Continue reading Don’t Drink and Dive (Grand Blue Dreaming Anime Review)

Anime · Film · review

A Classic Flop (Akira Film Review)

Genre: Action, sci-fi, horror, supernatural, seinen Rating: R-17+ Studio: Tokyo Movie Shinsha Available on: FunimationNow Overview: In 1988, Japan experienced the disaster which would ignite world war three. Many years later Tokyo has been reborn and is now known as Neo Tokyo. The city is filled with violence and terrorism and many are fighting against… Continue reading A Classic Flop (Akira Film Review)