Into 2013 we go and here we had a huge game changer make the scene. That said, there were plenty of quieter achievers worth remembering and so let's look at my favourite anime from each season. I'd love to know your favs for the year that was 2013.
Friday's Feature: This week we look at characters who deny that they are in love and the big lies we tell ourselves about love. Bloom Into You holds up a mirror to the lies people tell themselves when confronted with a love they cannot understand or act on.
This is another My Hero Academia inspired list after a discussion with a few people on Twitter and this comment: Which got me thinking of all the times characters have lost out in anime because the plot demands they lose. There are a lot. Of course that is true of any narrative because sometimes you … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Characters Robbed By Plot
This week's list is a bit strange but I started wondering about how many anime actually used colours as part of their title and that took me down a meandering mental path that I won't bore you with but the end result was this list. Essentially my favourite 5 anime that use any colour in … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Anime With A Colour in the Title
I mentioned at the end of June that I was going to only post Words of Wisdom once a week. Today I have three quotes to share from some of my favourite characters. First from Athrun (Gundam Seed/Destiny). I really like this quote because it is true. Just because I understand where someone is coming … Continue reading Words of Wisdom
I must admit, while I love darker anime and frequently lean toward action, mystery and horror, I certainly have gathered quite the collection of romances as well. But every year yet more great anime romances take off and I'm left having to update this list again. Here are my current top 5 Romantic Anime (as … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Romantic Anime
Anime does a lot of things. It shows us amazing places and takes us on wild adventures. It can make us laugh or cry or wince or groan. It can make our eyes widen in shock and it can bore us to tears. However, what it does every now and then is really make us … Continue reading Friday’s Feature – I Am Human
My second month of blogging is now complete. I want to thank those who have supported 100WordAnime over the last two months. It has really been great hearing about different anime and different views on anime. I hope that you are all still visiting at the end of my third month and I look forward … Continue reading Words of Wisdom – June Recap