I first saw the original Berserk TV series about 2 years ago and thought it was pretty good. By ‘pretty good’ I mean I consider it to be the greatest story ever told, better than The Odyssey, Hamlet, Citizen Kane and Big Oiled Butts 3 combined. 15 years later they’ve brought out a Berserk movie. [...]
Final batch of responding to reader questions. If you want to ask me something more, then I’ll answer them in formspring itself.
This is the 500th post I’ve written since starting blogging, so I figured I should celebrate the occasion with something a bit more substantial than a boring Bakuman episodic. So I settled on a simple list. The second most ‘important’ one after the top anime list. My favourite anime characters of all time.
Berserk is phenomenal. It may not be my favourite anime of all time, but it’s the ‘best’. Perfection in story-telling beyond anything else I’ve ever seen in anime, or entertainment in general. But I’m never going to write a better post about what happened in Berserk than this one, so that’s not what this post [...]
Berserk I started it because the first episode was marginally more impressive that Demon Detective Nougami Neuro. It was only 3 days ago I wrote that post, laughing at how corny the level of violence was. Giggling at the demons’ constant references to the tearing of flesh and crunching of bones. The rest of the series [...]
I wouldn’t call my numerous paragraphs I’ve written about Izaya ‘fanboying’, and yet I’ve noticed that I spend an awful lot of my posts talking about this guy. I’ll try to keep it to a minimum this time but I’m not sure how long I’ll be able to hold out.