1 year anniversary special; 7 anime that have impacted me or my taste the most

{Today's post is a special one in the sense that this blog has finally arrived at a 1st year anniversary mark! I'm beyond happy to have reached it this far and appreciate every kind of support I've gotten over all these months! These 7 anime, as always, are listed in no particular order.} Ping pong … Continue reading 1 year anniversary special; 7 anime that have impacted me or my taste the most

What gets (and keeps) me interested in an anime?

While an episode usually lasts around 24 minutes, sometimes even less if you discount the opening and ending, the number of anime titles seems to be steadily growing over the years. Hundreds upon hundreds of new series occupy our lists. The difficulty of determining what is worthy of entering the list seems almost random for … Continue reading What gets (and keeps) me interested in an anime?

The red thread of fate in anime, manga, and other media

The red thread of fate is something that is almost synonymous with romance anime and manga, used often to connect the two fated lovers, destined to be together regardless of fate, time or place. Also known as the red string of fate or marriage, it came from Chinese mythology and even has a goddess in … Continue reading The red thread of fate in anime, manga, and other media

7 anime I’m watching in Spring 2020 and other first impressions

Happy Easter everyone! These times are certainly unusual for everyone and it takes quite a bit of time to get used to it all. Even being busy with university, I managed to begin watching some anime from this ongoing season. Here are the 7 anime that I am currently watching from the Spring 2020 season. … Continue reading 7 anime I’m watching in Spring 2020 and other first impressions

5 anime you can chill to if you’re suffering from post-Valentine’s day blues

Valentine's day is considered to be the holiday of love and couples all around the world. Some prefer to go out on exciting dates, stay in and watch a movie or just have a romantic dinner. Some, however don't have a significant other and just find the whole thing depressing and somewhat annoying. The days … Continue reading 5 anime you can chill to if you’re suffering from post-Valentine’s day blues

How ID:Invaded brought me on board and made me stick

{Spoilers for ID:Invaded episodes 1 and 2} Winter season has finally stuck its nose out and crept back into its cave in my country, all while the anime winter season is well underway. Among other news is that I finally and properly started playing Honkai Impact 3 and binged the animations countless times gasping at … Continue reading How ID:Invaded brought me on board and made me stick

Forming opinions; why you don’t have to agree with everything and love/hate a series

Anime/Manga and other types of similar media, are often quite difficult to discuss. It's a form of entertainment that's multilayered and has a lot of different aspects, that in turn attract a lot of different people. While there can be and are similarities, no one group or individual anime fans are the same. There will … Continue reading Forming opinions; why you don’t have to agree with everything and love/hate a series

Loving what you love; a somewhat origin story

{This post is the first in the "series" I have planned, all in celebration and my somewhat participation in the Animanga festival. I saw the subtopics and kind of improvised and went with it. Also, a long overdue controversial origin story} There is a wide variety of entertainment available to us, it comes in various … Continue reading Loving what you love; a somewhat origin story