Tag Archives: It gets better I swear

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 […]

16 CommentsFavourite and Forgotten / By Scamp /

2001 Anime: Metropolis

Metropolis is…a silent film from 1927 by the German director Fritz Lang. It’s set in a dystopian future where some naive teenager tries to overcome the class system to pursue love. Metropolis is…a manga written in 1949 by Osamu Tezuka. Its similarities to the original film are pretty limited, mainly because Tezuka hadn’t even seen the film when he […]

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 […]

12 CommentsAnime Analysis / By Scamp /

Space Bros Shounen Tournament Arc

The issue I had with the earliest episodes of Space Bros was they were repetitive. The ongoing thread of Mutta having to keep to his dreams was being repeated without change or alternative views with each episode. It got really boring really quickly, and I started to wonder whether the 50+ episodes it was planning […]

38 CommentsMonthly Roundups / By Scamp /

June Roundup

Hi guys, I’m your new writer for The Cart Driver. Scamp so graciously invited me to join, being that wonderful and handsome and sexy man that he is, and I can’t wait to stand in the shadow of such a great writer! *cough* Anyway, this is the final monthly roundup ever. Some quick highs and […]

33 CommentsFirst Impressions / By Scamp /

Sankarea episode 1

I’ve seen a few people hype this manga up pre-season, but I thought they must be reading some different manga to the Sankarea I did. The one I read was laughably horrible. It had the generic male Yuji Everylead. His perverted best friend. A school full of polite well brought up girls. The attractive dainty […]

33 CommentsFirst Impressions / By Scamp /

Medaka Box episode 1

Gainax X Nisioisin, OMG totally going to be the best anime evar!!!

45 CommentsLists / By Scamp /

Top 10 Moments of HATE 2011

Today is the worst day in the entire year, as it is the furthest away from Christmas. Keeping in the spirit this depressing day, as well as keeping with tradition as I did a similar post last year, it’s time to wrap up the top 10 moments in anime that caused me to rage in […]

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