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19 CommentsFavourite and Forgotten / By Scamp /

2003 Anime: Gungrave

I saw the first episode of Gungrave a few years ago and thought it was shit. However a number of people told me that the first episode is not representative of the rest of the series at all and that IT GETS BETTER I SWEAR!!! For the most part they were right, you really are […]

7 CommentsEccentric Family / By Scamp /

Eccentric Family episode 10 – Something happens

What’s this? Is this something actually happening in Eccentric Family? Was that a significant reveal combined with plot development? Is this a delivery on some 9 previous episodes of setting the scene and the character motivations so we understand events for a thrilling finale? Is this post being led by a string of rhetorical questions?

68 CommentsEditorials / By Scamp /

Comparing 8 popular anime discussion forums

You saw the latest episode of Super Title Robot Anime Harem Can’t Be This Explosion and thought it was pretty great/terrible. But you want to see what other people thought of it. Maybe you want to tell other people what you thought of it. So where do you do this? Well, apart from the fact […]

33 CommentsVisual Novels / By Scamp /

I wrote a lot about Mass Effect

When I finished Mass Effect 2 last winter, I created some flimsy justification in order to write a big auld post on the game. People then expressed an interest in reading my thoughts when I finished Mass Effect 3. So here you go, I’ve given you guys that plus way more besides. Perhaps my anime […]

33 CommentsVisual Novels / By Scamp /

I’m using the Mass Effect: Paragon Lost anime as thin justification to write about Mass Effect

Mass Effect: Paragon Lost is Bioware teaming up Funimation and Production IG to make an anime movie version of their game, because we all know how much the gaming community loves anime. It’s a story about James Vega fighting the collectors. I don’t know who James Vega is because I haven’t played Mass Effect 3 […]

110 CommentsUpcoming Seasons / By Scamp /

Fall 2012 Anime Season Preview

And Lo’, the Lord did give unto him the 3 Laws of Season Previews: Everything is interesting until proven otherwise. Going in with a closed mind is the surest way to miss out on the Next Big Thing. There is no such thing as a sure-fire hit. Everything has a chance of sucking. Good staff […]

5 CommentsHumanity has Declined / By Scamp /

Humanity has Declined episode 9 – Civilisation

Right, enough holidaying. Time to go back to the weekly grind of pumping out episodic posts in which I critically analyse ridiculous Japanese cartoon comedies and suck all of the laughter out of them by explaining all the jokes because deep down inside I’m a heartless soulless individual whose only desire is to destroy all […]

99 CommentsUpcoming Seasons / By Scamp /

Summer 2012 Anime Season Preview

Welcome to The Cart Driver’s World Famous Anime Season Preview, summer 2012 edition. And since it’s a summer edition, cue thousands of people saying the season looks crap while totally forgetting that summer seasons are always low on quality. If you can find more than 3 anime that interest you, than you’ve done well. Besides, […]

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