We're finally past the halfway point of the decade and into 2015. Some of my favourite anime of all time come from this year with only 2016 topping in terms of anime I've rewatched to death so let's get into my picks from the year. That said, with so many great anime to choose from I'd love to know what your picks would have been.
We've reached 2014 and it is another big hitting year for anime, though arguably not quite as dramatic as 2013. Still, there's plenty of excellent titles to choose from so I'd love to know what your favourites from the year were.
Previously I've looked at reasons why being a villain would suck and I've certainly looked at various characters on my blog and why they shine, but with the exception of Natsume (see the supporter battle Irina and I worked on), I seldom discuss the supporting cast and their importance in making or breaking a series. … Continue reading Behind Every Great Anime Protagonist Is A Great Supporting Cast
He's the penniless god who dreams of having his own temple one day and as a character he's just a pure delight. Yep, this week we're focusing on Yato from Noragami.
Yes, it is time for fireworks and sleep deprivation as we get set to party into the new year. Just one final post to get out before we tick over into 2019 and that is a review of the blog for 2018. And of course that final post is split into two parts. You're welcome.
Last week I looked at my favourite male characters with pink hair and realised, tragically, there just aren't that many that I've remembered. Totally opposite problem this week when I tried to narrow down my list of lovely anime ladies with pink hair. Ultimately I went with characters who I felt were striking in appearance … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Female Anime Characters With Pink Hair
Are there any anime protagonists who have a happy backstory? Because that might be something a bit different given the sheer number of characters who come from a past of misery and despair. Okay, I hadn't really thought about what I was in for when I started drafting this list and to be honest, it … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Anime Characters with a Tragic Backstory
Before I get into the review I just want to have a minor celebration as this is officially my 200th anime series review. It seems incredibly that I've reviewed that many shows and my list of anime that I want to review never seems to get any shorter. While it isn't quite up to date, … Continue reading Noragami Aragoto Series Review: This Hero is Worthy of Respect
Overview: I can't believe I haven't already reviewed this anime given it is one of my favourites and regularly makes appearances on my top 5 lists including Most Fun Titles From Bones and Best Uses of Phone in an anime. Though none of that tells you what Noragami is about. Noragami is about Yato, a … Continue reading Noragami Season 1 Series Review: It Isn’t Easy Being a God
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