Blog Update: Thanks for 100 Follows!

Hi there, and welcome to another of my occasional blog updates. The main reason for this one is to touch on the site recently reaching 100 followers! Whilst it is perhaps a relatively small milestone, it feels significant to me; so, whilst I am going to keep this short (I would like to avoid being … Continue reading Blog Update: Thanks for 100 Follows!

Blog Update: Admin & Anime

Oh hi there. I've been relatively quiet as of late, so thought I'd put together a quick post as to why, as well as noting some other projects! To keep y'all entertained whilst doing so, there'll be anime GIFs throughout, so stick around, yeah? This isn't gonna be a long one. Either way, there is … Continue reading Blog Update: Admin & Anime

Five by Five: Give It A Light Novel Title

Well hi there! So, this is the first tag post I have done here on this site, after being kindly nominated by IT'S YOUR FAULT I'M NOT POPULAR! over on their entry for this; I'm going to be making up names for manga/anime/light novels in the format of the ridiculously long titles many light novels … Continue reading Five by Five: Give It A Light Novel Title

Film in 500: Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms Review

Certificate: 15 Director: Mari Okada Production: P.A Works Distributor: All the Anime Platform: Reviewing the Blu-ray Version Release Date: Out Now Around the time I saw A Silent Voice, I also watched Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms, another fantastic anime film which impresses with style and substance. So, as I did my first 500 … Continue reading Film in 500: Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms Review

Film in 500: A Silent Voice Review

Certificate: 12 Director: Naoko Yamada Production: Kyoto Animation/Pony Canyon/ABC Animation/Quaras/Shochiku/Kodansha Distributor: All the Anime Platform: Reviewing the Blu-ray Version Release Date: Out Now OK, I am trying a new format here; I have less experience reviewing films than I do games or TV shows, so to try and create some structure for myself to produce … Continue reading Film in 500: A Silent Voice Review

Carole & Tuesday: Part 2 Review

Certificate: 15Production: Bones, FlyingDogDistributor: NetflixPlatform: Streaming - NetflixRelease Date: Out Now In my review for Part 1 of Carole & Tuesday, I talked about how I really liked the partnership of the two leads (Carole and Tuesday, if that isn't clear) but it lost its way during the Mars' Brightest competition that dominates Episodes 7-12. … Continue reading Carole & Tuesday: Part 2 Review

Carole & Tuesday: Part 1 Review

Certificate: 15Production: Bones, FlyingDogDistributor: NetflixPlatform: Streaming - NetflixRelease Date: Out Now This is an anime someone *cough* you know who you are *cough* had been telling me to watch for a long time, and, well, I have finally got around to it! I tend to enjoy anime with a musical theme, such as Your Lie … Continue reading Carole & Tuesday: Part 1 Review

Yuri!!! On Ice is a Dazzling Demonstration of All Kinds of Love

Recently, I have been catching up on a lot of my never-ending stack of Blu-rays. One of these is the complete series of Yuri!!! On Ice, and wow: in 12 episodes, it left me spellbound through a combination of diverse characters, wonderful animation, and a brilliant use of music. This isn't going to be a … Continue reading Yuri!!! On Ice is a Dazzling Demonstration of All Kinds of Love

Your Lie in April: Volume 1 Review

Music is a way in which people connect and express their feelings, whether through listening or performing. It’s such a massive part of a lot of our lives and it’s used as a potent subject matter for the story which Your Lie in April tells. Music is often used in film, television, games and pretty much any … Continue reading Your Lie in April: Volume 1 Review