Anime Review: Voices of a Distant Star

For my third review of a Shinkai Makoto film, I’ve chosen Hoshi no Koe, or Voices of a Distant Star, a 2D/3D sci-fi space drama set in the year 2046. Blade Runner anyone? Hoshi no Koe, using full 2D and 3D digital animation, is a story of a long distance love and mail messages between a boy and girl. Set in 2046 after the discovery of … Continue reading Anime Review: Voices of a Distant Star

Anime Review: She and Her Cat: Their Standing Points

After watching Your Name., I knew I needed to go through its creator, Makoto Shinkai’s backlog of films. There’s a handy list of MAL of 10 of his films that I decided to check out first, and the first on the list I’ve watched is 彼女と彼女の猫 or She and Her Cat: Their Standing Points. It’s a short, black and white, animation with a runtime of … Continue reading Anime Review: She and Her Cat: Their Standing Points

「君の名は。」Your Name. Review

I thought about calling this review, “I Finally Watched Your Name. and You Should Too!”, but analytics are telling me you guys prefer the shorter, more reasonable, titles. And well who am I to argue with highly intelligent robot statistics? Wait what was I talking about? Oh right, the hit anime movie by Makoto Shinkai that came out a few years ago, Kimi no Na wa., or … Continue reading 「君の名は。」Your Name. Review

Anime Review: Megalo Box

Megalo Box (メガロボクス Megaro Bokusu) is a 2018 anime television series created in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the manga Ashita no Joe. It is produced by the studio TMS Entertainment, who also produced the second Ashita no Joe anime in 1980. The head of production is director Yō Moriyama, working with screenwriters Katsuhiko Manabe and Kensaku Kojima, with music composed by hip-hop artist Mabanua. The series is simulcast on Crunchyroll. The series was licensed by Viz Media for an … Continue reading Anime Review: Megalo Box

The Monogatari Series vs Bunny Girl Senpai

With Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai approaching the end of it’s run, I figured now would be a good time to write up my thoughts on it, as well as its striking similarities with the ever-so-popular Monogatari series. (Also side note for you Monogatari fans: If you haven’t already heard, you can download the fan-translated Short Stories Book on the r/Araragi subreddit in the … Continue reading The Monogatari Series vs Bunny Girl Senpai

5 Awesome Anime EDs

Well if you didn’t see it coming from my list last week, today I’m going over 5 anime EDs that I think are absolutely awesome! Let’s get right to it! 5. Boruto ED 4 (Game-Jikkyosha Wakuwaku Band / DenshinTamashii) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w8Ux6E8oz58 This is one of my favorite EDs in recent memory, and is actually the one that inspired my OP list from last. Ahh if they’d … Continue reading 5 Awesome Anime EDs