Kimi no Na Wa Movie Review

“Dreams fade, but always treasure the memories”

Also known as Your Name is an anime movie based on the novel of the same name. Both the novel and the movie were written/ directed by Shinkai Makoto, the person behind 5cm per Second as well as Garden of Words. It was animated by CoMix Wave Films. The film originally was released in Japan August of 2016, but it was just recently released here in the States.

This will be a brief one as I don’t want to spoil anything.

 

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Gabriel DropOut Anime Review

I actually didn’t plan on watching this, I just started randomly, at 2 in the morning, binged watched what was out, then continued….

Gabriel DropOut is an anime adaptation of the manga of the same name. The manga series is written by Ukami and the anime series was created by studio Doga Kobo. The series consists of 12  episodes and aired from January 2017 to March of 2017.

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Re: Zero Anime Review

“False tears bring pain to those around you. A false smile brings pain to one self.” – CC from Code Geass

 

I will say this, this is not some super cutesy show, you need some tolerance for messed up things, but it’s no Berserk.

Re:Zero is an anime adaptation of a web novel that became a light novel series of the same named written by Nagatsuki Tappei and drawn by Otsuka Shinichirou. The anime adaptation was made by studio White Fox. The series is 25 episodes long and aired from April to September of 2016.

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Design Twins: Dead Mother Hair

I, as well as a ton of other people, noticed that there is certain trend in manga and anime that has now become a running joke among the community, the “Dead Mother Hair”. For those of you who are not yet initiated, this means having your long hair either braided or ties to the side. And for some reason, many of these characters die as mothers. So here is a list showing some of these.

Obviously these hairs don’t automatically mean death, I think these hairs are popular as they seem more softer and caring. Then again Seo Yuzuki has it so… yeah.

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Haikyuu season 1 and 2 Anime Review

Haikyuu is an anime adaptation of the manga of the same name. The manga was written by Furudate Haruichi and the anime was made by Production IG, you know, the people behind Ghost in the Shell Stand Alone Complex. Season 1 ran from April to september of 2014, and season 2 ran from October of 2015 to March of 2016. The 2 seasons combined consist of 50 episodes.

A little warning, i got carried away with comparing this to Eyeshield 21 a lot…

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World of Type Moon: Servants

“I ask you, are you my master?” – Saber

Servants are like super familiars. They are spirits heroes and monsters from present, past, and the future that are summoned with the power of the Holy Grail to participate in the Holy Grail War. They are summoned by mages known as Masters. As servants have real identity that may be recorded somewhere, they should hide their true name, some does it better than others, here is looking at you Gilgamesh. Hiding their name as well as categorizing, Servants fall under certain classes. There is the Standard classes, and there are a few that defies the standard. Standard Classes include: Saber, Archer, Lancer, Rider, Assassin, Caster and Berserker.

There will be some spoilers ahead. And I will be mainly focusing the main series, so things like Fate/ Extra, Grand Order, andso on are just brief mentions.

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