Happy new year and all that jazz. Quiet month again in regards to anime related news, so no pissing about and onto the ratings.
This post is meant as a continuation of The Multiple Misfires of Haruhi Suzumiya, written back at the end of October. I highly recommend you read that post before you start this one.
Haruhi Suzumiya is one of, if not the most influential anime of the past decade. It’s partly to blame for the moe boom (although Azumanga Daoih laid the seeds for that a few years before) but certainly the reason that so many Light Novel adaptations are being made nowadays, regardless, and often in spite of [...]
There’s no point in running these ‘no anime is dropped forever’ posts if I never actually watch the anime featured. Next up is that anime that everyone else seemed to love apart from me. Hence I knew when I started these posts that I would eventually have to pick this up. Here we go, Princess [...]
If you watch Angel Beats backwards, it’s about a guys friendship with a cute silver-haired girl fall apart until she stabs him If you watch the last episode of Eden of the East backwards, it’s about a guy creating missiles using his magic finger. Then he keeps losing his memories as a game that never [...]
In a matter totally unrelated to the episode at hand, The Cart Driver passed 100K views in the past 5 months. Most blogs use this time to call for celebration. However I find it difficult to engage in much jubilation’s when, during my time at Bokutachi no Blog, it went from less than 200K views [...]
2009, the first full year of anime blogging in my life and also the first year where I’ve reached the end knowing that I’ve watched pretty much everything of worth that season. So I feel pretty damn capable of providing a proper review of the year this time round, where as last year I did [...]