Back in May 2016, when I was just starting blogging, I wondered why it was people in real life asked me 'why do you watch anime?' I often wondered if anyone ever asked fans of football why they watch it and why is it that anime is treated differently. So why is it people ask me to justify watching anime when other hobbies pass by without comment?
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.
It's an interesting question given how popular shounen anime actually is and yet there are a number of anime fans who state a preference for not watching it. However, what makes a shounen watchable to someone who usually avoids the genre? And what are the best shounen for people who don't like shounen?
Are you an anime glutton? I've always described myself as a consumer of anime but lately I've been looking at my diet in general and somehow my brain decided it was a good time to take stock of my anime diet... The connection made sense to me at the time but to be perfectly frank … Continue reading I’m No Anime Connoisseur: I’m An Anime Glutton
Can you find the right anime to watch right now or are you paralysed by indecision when faced with a sea of options?
While it has probably become apparent from my episodic coverage of Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai, this absurdly titled school-romance-comedy thing with a bit of the supernatural thrown in has really managed to grab my attention in a season packed with titles that I was greatly looking forward to. The anime I … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: 3 Reasons That Bunny Girl Anime is Worth Trying This Season
The second week and I think most shows have now premiered which means I really need to get serious about actually deciding on my final watch list. There's a lot of shows this season that I am interested in the genre or premise but I may not be yet sold on the show and there's … Continue reading Autumn 2017 Week 2
I don't know about everyone else but I am super excited to start a new anime season. While there were some shows that grabbed my interest last season, they were kind of few and far between and so I ended up watching shows that I might have otherwise passed on. Not the most satisfying viewing … Continue reading Autumn 2017 Week 1
If you've been reading my blog you probably already know that I watch a lot of anime. Watching anime and reading novels are my two main forms of entertainment when I'm not working and I consume a lot of stories. I previously did a top 5 list on reasons why I drop a series that … Continue reading Friday’s Feature – On Watching Trash and Finding Gems