Sometimes adaptations don't really work out. Sometimes they change things too much - frequently they don't change things enough for the source material to work in a new form. What are three lessons we can learn from the Bleach Movie adaptation?
There are some moments in movies, TV shows, movies and books where the only appropriate reaction is to sit stunned. Either amazed by the beauty, audacity, or sheer amazingness of what you've just witnessed/read. These are my top 5 moments in anime that have left me breathless and stuck with me long after the anime has ended.
We all love a good megane male in anime. So much so that narrowing down my top 5 male glasses wearing characters was actually quite the challenge. Revisiting this list in 2021 it will be interesting to see which characters held their place and who have been replaced.
I've been wondering this for awhile; how much information can you give in a write up or a review before you enter spoiler territory? And even if you do tell people what something is about, or what happens in it, does that actually spoil the watching of it?
Previously I've covered the female red-heads f the anime world but there are definitely some red-haired guys who deserve some love. Going to be honest, for those of you who have been following my blog you probably already have a pretty good idea who the number one is going to be on this list. As this is a conversation starter and not a definitive list with scored attributes, please share your views on who should have been on the list below.
There are a lot of narcissistic characters in anime but who are your favourites? The ones that while they are clearly narcissists, are just hilarious, entertaining, or you just want to give a hug to? Here are my favourites.
There are many anime characters out there who seem ill-suited for their occupation. Whether it is their temperament or just their lack of interest in the job, here are 5 anime characters who have completely inappropriate occupations.
I will admit I am partial to male characters with gorgeous long hair so making this list was a definite joy. That said, I always enjoy finding a new long haired beauty to admire so feel free to suggest your favourites in the comments.
Did you ever wonder what it would be like if you were the protagonist of an anime? I kind of did in 2016 and so this post was born. Though there's definitely a fantasy slant on this one so I might have to do a new post about your life as an anime if you were in a different genre as a follow up. Anyway, what would your life be like if you were in an anime?
In case it doesn't become immediately apparent, this discussion is mostly me musing on something that has bothered me in a handful of shows that I'm now generalising across anime. It is not actually intended to be an overly serious post but honestly, I've been wondering this for awhile and of all things it was … Continue reading Why Do Anime Heroes Get The Most Boring Powers?