Tag: anime

Sports Anime Like Haikyuu Has More Appeal Than Regular Sports

Sports anime are often dismissed by people, myself included. This is for various reasons, such as lack of interest in the sport, or people claiming it to simply be “fujoshi...

/ April 23, 2017

What Anime We Liked in Winter 2017

The Winter 2017 Anime season just ended, not so much with a bang, but more of a whimper. There were some incredibly great series this season, but no real hype hitters...

/ April 4, 2017

Anime Subtitles Can Be Pretty Bad Too

Anime subtitles are the only way English speaking people can watch a new show straight from Japan within the hour. That much is a given. But just like the post...

/ March 31, 2017

Fuuka – Wish Fulfilment and Art Criticism?

Within critique of media like anime or video games, there is often a desire to be objective. This desire is understandable; humans wish to find “the objective truth”. For me,...

/ March 20, 2017
Sword Art Online - Ordinal Scale

Sword Art Online – Ordinal Scale Is The Highlight of the SAO Franchise

Sword Art Online – Ordinal Scale, the Sword Art Online movie. Words that will illicit excitement in some and disdain in others. Thanks to Fathom events who provided Fighting for Nippon...

/ March 16, 2017
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

Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid Anime Proves That Adaptions Can Be Better Than the Manga

This season’s Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid shows there are lots to be gained in an adaptation. There is a widespread belief that the source material is always better, an idea that...

/ February 2, 2017