Hunter x Hunter 2011 – The Triumph of Long-Running Shounen

Long-running shounen anime, specifically anime adapted from Shounen Jump manga, are probably one of the most stigmatized and heavily criticized types of anime ever...
Knights of Sidonia

The Problem with CGI in Anime

In recent years, a studio known as Polygon Pictures has been making noticeable ripples with the use of CG in the anime market. Though they have...

KonoSuba is a surprisingly hilarious parody

Today we’ll be looking at an anime called KonoSuba. You know how the anime industry’s been on an RPG-style fantasy/trapped in another world binge for...
Is D.Grayman worth watching?

D.Gray-man – Guilt and Salvation

Let’s take a look at an exorcism-based Shounen Jump battle series from the mid-2000s known as D.Gray-man. Religious themes in anime are not all that...

Haikyu!! is Volleyball Insanity

I figured it was about time to relent and give sports anime a try, and what better way to start than with the rising...
Dragonball Evolution

‘Dragonball: Evolution’ Writer Apologises to Fans

Ben Ramsey, screenwriter of ‘Dragonball: Evolution’ sincerely apologised to fans and took blame for the 2009 film’s poor reputation and overall flop. Although long overdue,...

Space Patrol Luluco: The Trigger Cinematic Universe

We now have the latest splattering of TV short insanity from Hiroyuki Imaishi (Gurren Lagann, Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt, Kill la Kill) known...
My Hero Academia

My Hero Academia – Why the Hype?

None of the below titles match the hype for the upcoming shounen superhero anime My Hero Academia. The Spring anime season is fast approaching, with...

10 anime to watch this season.

Having had the chance to peruse every new series airing this season, I’ve narrowed my list down to 10 shows (excluding sequels) worth watching...

Seasonal Anime Preview Guide pt. 2

With the new season well under way, it’s time to take a step back and see which anime stand out so far. Having had...

My Hero Academia: Superhero Primetime

Superhero fiction is taking over anime, starting with My Hero Academia and I love it Superhero fiction is at an all-time high in pop culture...
Tetsurō Araki

Tetsurō Araki – One of the most successful anime directors of...

In the first of what will hopefully be several articles on the topic, I’ll be diving into the behind the scenes world of the...