All posts by Daryl Harding

A 20-something who has nothing better to do than watch anime, talk about anime, and play with my totally not sexual anime figurines.

Anime Dubs

Why I Prefer Anime Subs Over Anime Dubs

I prefer watching Anime in Japanese rather than watching an English dubbed anime. No, this isn’t a bash on anime dubs or people that prefer anime dubs. There are some...

/ March 1, 2017

Trump Voters: What Anime They Were Watching When Voting

It’s always interesting to jump into the mindset of a group of people in a historical moment. As the Trump administration approaches, what a better way to divide the country even...

/ January 21, 2017

Politics in your name, Shin Godzilla and Yuki – Snow Fairy

I saw Your Name. in cinemas a month ago. A month prior to that, Shin Godzilla. Then a few weeks ago, a classic anime, Yuki – Snow Fairy. I’m not just...

/ January 1, 2017
Makoto Shinkai

Your Name.’s Makoto Shinkai Isn’t the Next Hayao Miyazaki (That’s a good thing!)

With the release of Makoto Shinkai’s latest film, your name., the mainstream have declared him to be Japan’s next Hayao Miyazaki. Shinkai isn’t the next Miyazaki, he’s the current Shinkai,...

/ November 25, 2016
Konosuba

Konosuba Anime Season 2 Trailer and Start Date Announced!

The Konosuba Season 2 PV was released through Kadokawa’s YouTube Channel earlier today, and has given us a new key visual along with a start date for the series.

/ October 24, 2016
Sound! Euphonium

Sound! Euphonium S2 Episode 2 Anime Review – Training at the Pool

Last week, I mentioned the fact that without Haruhi Suzumiya, I wouldn’t be here today. And without 2009’s and Disappearance’s director, Yasuhiro Takemoto, Sound! Euphonium season 2 episode 2 wouldn’t have...

/ October 20, 2016
Sound! Euphonium

Sound! Euphonium S2 Episode 1 Anime Review – The Fireworks of New Beginnings

Kyoto Animation is my favourite animation studio, and has been since I started watching anime as I know it. To me, the best show, from a technical standpoint, was Ishihara’s Chunnibyou. That...

/ October 14, 2016