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.
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.
There's a definite distance created when watching anime. In real life I cannot stand the smell of smoke or cigarettes and yet there are some anime characters out there that just look perfectly right when they light up their smoke, pipe, or whatever else. So today I am counting down my favourite 5 characters who smoke.
Whether it is the visual spectacle that the K anime delivered or the slick presentation of the witches in Madoka, the question of whether style can compensate for the absence of substance (whatever that even means) is one that many an anime fan asks. Join the discussion and share your thoughts around whether an anime can survive on the merits of being stylistically interesting even when it may not have anything particularly new to say. Repost of a 2020 feature - now with podcast.
This list counts down anime where I am happy to watch the English dub. As a normally subs only watcher, these anime are quite distinct in that I've watched the dubs willingly even when I've had access to subbed versions and I've ended up really enjoying them. I'd love to know what your favourite dubs are.
Overview: The anime series, B: The Beginning, came out on Netflix and styled itself as a task force (known as the RIS) working a double murder that involved a notorious serious killer known only as 'Killer B'. However, things soon take a turn for the strange when a military vehicle is stolen and taken for … Continue reading B: The Beginning Netflix Anime Series Review: There’s Murder and Mayhem But What Comes Next?
Overview: There are 7 Kings and each King can bestow their powers upon their clan. While the Blue King works to keep order, the Red King is pretty much all about anger and right now the entire red clan is out for blood because one of their members was murdered by the self-declared colourless king. … Continue reading K Season 1 Series Review: Is Looking Good and Being Cool Enough For A Series?
Okay, anime is full of zany, quirky characters but every now and then we come across a character who you just have to wonder what is going on inside their head (if anything). There characters can be fun and amusing or they can be completely annoying but they usually leave a fairly lasting impression. So … Continue reading Top 5: Characters that are not all there.
While I'm not a massive follower of voice actors, every now and then a character's vocal performance catches my attention. Daisuke Ono has voiced a lot of my very favourite characters (both characters I like in their stories and characters I just love to listen to). So this is my top 5 list of characters … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Characters Voiced by Daisuke Ono
As promised, here is the male list for characters with blue hair. Hopefully you enjoy this selection as much as I did making the list and if you didn't see it, check out my post featuring the females. My selection is very much based on how interesting these characters are and how integral having blue … Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday – Male Characters with Blue Hair