I've never really hidden the fact that I'm not a big fan of the beach. Whether it is the gritty sand, the salty/fishy smell, or just the sun and heat, there's not a lot of appeal for me. Likewise, I find beach episodes in anime largely pretty pointless so it is always pleasant to come across an episode set on the beach that doesn't feel like complete filler. Here are my top 5 anime beach episodes that don't feel like a colossal waste of time.
A fun rom-com with plenty to recommend it even though there's a few problems along the way. Still, main couple Nanami and Tomoe are pretty sweet together after a rocky start. Original article published June 2016.
Yes, this list is entirely my own preference and as such I am going to happily update the list as new characters come along who catch my eye, or I just gain a deeper appreciation of older characters. Either way, I love a guy with long hair and male anime characters regularly have amazing hair … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Male Characters With Gorgeous Long Hair
This week we are counting down the top 5 anime characters who have wings. Be sure to come along and share your favourites.
Life is tough for the average high school anime character. Getting caught in the rain is nearly a death sentence when a dreaded fever will strike and certainly any character who ever had a bout of chuubinyou knows that embarrassment really can kill.
As a reviewer I try to avoid comparison where possible between one story and the next (and previously wrote a feature about it - comparing apples and oranges), but it is kind of inevitable that comparisons will be made. Partly that is because similar characters or stories will remind you of the previous one though … Continue reading They Can’t All Be Natsume – Nor Do They Need To Be
Friday's Feature: Believe it or not it isn't all hot fox boys driving my love of yokai themed anime. There's actually a lot to love about these stories, including the hot fox boys.
This is part of a series of re-posts of older reviews on 100 Word Anime. The original review came out in June 2016 and can be found here. This is a review of seasons one and two of Kamisama Kiss. There are some spoilers below but I hope you enjoy. Review: Kamisama Kiss is a romantic, … Continue reading Kamisama Kiss Series Review: Lose Your Home, Become A God, Maybe Fall in Love
Like last time I'm slightly modifying the tag. Instead of different types, I've decided this time to go with an all yokai harem just because.
Having spent the last two weeks looking at favourite yokai characters I am now looking at my top 5 favourite anime that contain yokai. There probably won't be any surprises on this list given where my favourite yokai characters came from, but here we go anyway. I have avoided any anime that is more focused … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Yokai Anime