Tuesday’s Top 5: Anime by Studio J.C.Staff

Tuesday's Top 5

Another studio list. So far I've done fun titles by Bones and favourite works by P.A Works but today I turn my attention to J.C.Staff mostly because while they aren't my favourite studio and I find their work a bit hit and miss, they've produced a fair number of solid titles in my anime collection … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Anime by Studio J.C.Staff

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Friday’s Feature: Problem Solver

When I wrote this piece originally it had been on my mind for awhile. The idea that  fiction is a fairly distorted way of experiencing reality. Not saying that's a bad thing, by distorting certain aspects of what is real other points can be more easily framed and foregrounded. Complex emotional ideas that usually get … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: Problem Solver

A Certain Scientific Railgun Series Review

Overview: A spin-off from A Certain Magical Index, Railgun follows Mikoto Misaka as she takes on delinquents, helps her friends out, and deals with the fallout from the various experiments and projects going on in academy city. Review: Railgun was always going to be the better show when compared to A Certain Magical Index. Why? … Continue reading A Certain Scientific Railgun Series Review

A Certain Magical Index Series Review

Overview: Kamijo is a student in Academy City, a city that is almost entirely populated by students who are using science to develop supernatural powers. Only, Kamijo doesn't have any. He's a level 0. Which would be fine except he has terrible luck and keeps getting into situations well over his head and then he … Continue reading A Certain Magical Index Series Review

Tuesday’s Top 5: Powers With Practical Application

Tuesday's Top 5

I know that these powers aren't going to be the flashiest, but I'm listing powers that would be immediately convenient and practical in the everyday life of someone. So not a power to save the world or fight the bad guy. Powers that just make everyday life that little bit simpler and easy to deal … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Powers With Practical Application