It’s summer! That means swimming and beaches and swimsuits and hot firm bodies under the sun with their chests and their abs sweating with the heat and exhaustion and oh those firm, firm bodies… *cough* where was I? Oh right yes, anime! That medium that has nothing to do with swimming at all. Wonder how that […]
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This was always going to be an interesting one to review. Azumanga Daioh is frequently held up by people such as myself as a cutesy 4-koma adaptation that is actually good and therefore proof that I don’t unconditionally hate moe comedies. But Azumanga was made long before those series became a commonplace and diluted the market […]
Welcome to The Cart Driver’s World Famous Totally Accurate Just So Long As You Don’t Mention Guilty Crown Season Preview! Before we begin, here is my handy guide to how promising the source material for an upcoming anime is, according to my totally biased heterosexual male in the 18-35 age bracket view. Original anime > non […]
A 4-koma adaptation about a bunch of high schoolers doing absolutely nothing. So would you believe me when I said this was way better than expected and flipped my world view, bringing on what could potentially be the second coming of Azuman-pfft no, Acchi Kocchi is hideously boring.
Sometimes a new season throws you a fascinating looking new anime, with shiny graphics, intriguing synopsis and a hugely talented crew behind it. Other times, it decides to vomit dead babies on your lap. Kill Me Baby is the latest offering by esteemed animation studio JC Staff (and by esteemed I mean “haven’t produced anything […]