Tuesday’s Top 5: Female Characters with Blonde Hair

Tuesday's Top 5

This was a seriously hard list to narrow down and even then I'm still torn over some of the decisions. The issue is unlike with red-heads and the blue-haired ladies, there are so many different types of blonde characters that it gets hard to decide who your favourite is. I did finally make a decision … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Female Characters with Blonde Hair

Darker Than Black Season 1 Series Review

Overview: Approximately 10 years ago a mysterious gate appeared in South America (Heaven's Gate) and then another appeared in Tokyo (Hell's Gate). At the same time the real stars disappeared from view and fake stars started appearing, as did people with special abilities known as contractors. After a war for control of Heaven's Gate ended … Continue reading Darker Than Black Season 1 Series Review

Tuesday’s Top 5 – Characters who wear glasses (female)

Tuesday's Top 5

I'm trying very hard to not get bogged down on lists that all focus on physical appearance but characters who wear glasses always seem to fascinate me. Particularly characters that only wear them in certain scenes. So this week and next I'll look at some of my favourites, starting with the females. Please Note – … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5 – Characters who wear glasses (female)

Friday’s Feature – Product Placement in Anime

Before we start, I'm going to make it clear I'm not analysing the positives or negatives of product placement in entertainment or whether or not they are effective. I'm certain plenty of other people have deconstructed this and probably did a better job than I would so I'm just going to leave that alone. A … Continue reading Friday’s Feature – Product Placement in Anime

Tuesday’s Top 5: Cool Users of Ice Magic

Tuesday's Top 5

I think I've mentioned earlier (probably in a review about My Hero Academia) but I am a sucker for ice magic or pretty much any power that is built on ice. It is always beautiful to watch and is one of the more versatile magic powers you see in anime. That said, it isn't always … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Cool Users of Ice Magic

Friday’s Feature -What would you pay?

This week I'm taking a look at anime powers that come with a price. We're moving away from superheroes who are born with power or gain it through some cosmic accident and looking specifically at those who choose power and what they pay for it. There's definitely some spoilers ahead so be aware. The obvious … Continue reading Friday’s Feature -What would you pay?