With Battle Game in 5 Seconds coming to a close and Platinum End about to kick off yet more characters facing off against one another it felt like an appropriate time to look at my favourite survival anime. While not all of these are death game, battle royale style anime, they all involve characters fighting for survival. I'd love to know your favourite survival anime so be sure to leave me a comment.
We've all seen anime characters using their phones. Whether they are flip phones or the more recently prolific smart phones, characters do love their phones. My list today looks at 5 interesting uses of phones in anime (okay, four interesting uses and one use that just worked well with the story). These are the uses … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Use of Phones in an Anime
Overview: After an event known as careless Monday (a bunch of missiles hit Japan but there were no casualties), Saki finds herself travelling in America before beginning her first job. She wants to make a wish but after throwing a coin over a fence in Washington she is confronted by police. A naked man comes … Continue reading Eden of the East Series Review
Characters with missing memories are an overused plot device, a cliché, and a cheap way to build a big reveal into a story, and it's a staple in far too many anime. That said, not every story built around amnesia (or every character with convenient amnesia) is all that bad. Sometimes this well established storyline … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Characters With Convenient Missing Memories