Fairies are fun to see in stories because there's so many variations and forms on the idea of what a fairy is. From The Seven Deadly Sins to Amagi Brilliant Part, fairies show up over and over again. This list are my favourite appearances of fairies in anime (not necessarily best anime). As always, I'd … Continue reading Top 5 Anime With Fairies
It happens a lot. You watch a first episode usually going in without much clue and when you get to the end of that twenty minute block you are hyped. This is it. It will be the anime of the season. You must tell everyone about it. Sometimes the first episode is a sign of things to come and other times it is going to leave you disappointed by the end, but here are the top 5 signs you just got completely charmed by an anime's first episode.
While I love a good isekai anime with the vast open worlds and potential for exploration, magic and adventure, even I have to admit that more than a few anime where protagonists find themselves sent to another world just come across as lazy. Here are the top 5 isekai anime that I watched to the end that pretty much just seemed to not be putting in any effort to engage and were mostly going through the motions of following a plot line that had been made popular by more successful (and usually better written) shows.
https://open.spotify.com/episode/3GO88KCIpq0IwcRsZRJQnX?si=pNFTEPm-SO-TVWIkUJ3MfQ Frequently you don't really know what an individual episode is called but when you buy the DVD or start searching for a particular episode online you suddenly realise the title and you are thinking... what the? Some anime go for thematic titles whereas others just go for long and strange. Here are my top … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Weird Episode Titles
Here we are with my very first top 5 list. Naturally I chose a topic near and dear to my heart and that is counting down my favourite crimson coloured heroines from anime. Whether they fight with their minds, their emotions, swords or a massive sniper rifle, these girls are tough and are going to … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Top 5 Red-Heads (Female)
Why watch seasonal anime? Here are 5 excellent reasons to get into seasonal anime viewing (with some down sides noted). I'm getting back into list writing.
After finally getting to my review of Given I started wondering why I hadn't done a list like this before. It occurred to me that the majority of Boys Love stories I've enjoyed have only come out in the last couple of years and so I probably wouldn't have been able to put this list together previously. Anyway, here are my top 5 boys love anime that I enjoyed.
You might be wondering why this sweet slice of life anime, Natsume Yuujinchou is getting featured in a month where I'm looking at spooky and creepy titles. Well, Natsume has well and truly earned his place here and let's be real: sometimes life is scary, particularly when you can see yokai.
Continuing with the spooky October theme this week I'm counting down my favourite creepy anime OP's and ED's. These may or may not belong to creepy anime but the music certainly fits a horror story.
Closing in on Halloween it is once again time to bring out some spooky top 5 lists. This week I'm looking at the top 5 creepy monster-like creatures I've come across in anime. I'd love to know which monster you think is the creepiest that anime has ever bestowed upon us.