In this installment of My Favourite Anime, Stephanie of Dear Anime shares why she loves Paradise Kiss for its profound character arcs and lessons in failure. Sometimes, reality is more mysterious than fiction. This show teaches us how to ride the waves. I love anime for its kaleidoscope of worlds—each at the same time ineffably strange and yet hauntingly familiar. But the most mysterious world is … Continue reading My Favourite Anime: Paradise Kiss
Welcome back, friends and readers. Long time no see! While we’re still out of action, Michael of Anime Zeal is on the case, with his statement of defence for Psycho-Pass as an anime masterpiece. Psycho-Pass is a psychological thriller and science fiction anime based on the original work of Gen Urobuchi. It is set in a dystopian society in futuristic Japan. Check out the official trailer below! … Continue reading My Favourite Anime: Psycho-Pass
Here to rescue us from our blog hiatus blues is Alex of The Afictionado in another installment of My Favourite Anime. She introduces us to the dizzy, dramatic tangle of ToraDora! and gets us all nostalgic over finding that one perfect anime for our school years. There’s a certain giddy rush you feel—partly validation, partly just reborn joy—when you rewatch something you loved when you were … Continue reading My Favourite Anime: ToraDora!
For our latest in our ongoing My Favourite Anime series, Florida-based indie rock outfit SNOWMOON regale us with their love of Attack on Titan and its complex badass Annie Leonhardt. Be sure to check out the band’s website, Facebook and Bandcamp. The last name “Leonhardt” is not an easy one to bear in the anime world. Drawing instant comparison to a certain Final Fantasy gun-wielding … Continue reading My Favourite Anime: Attack on Titan
For the latest in our My Favourite Anime series, Sandra over at Japan Reviewer argues Ouran High School Host Club can more than hold its own against anime’s top dogs. If you weren’t a fan before reading, then you’ll be a convert by the end. The intro music might sound like Avril Lavigne’s ‘Sk8er Boi’ but this anime has a lot to like. While everyone else … Continue reading My Favourite Anime: Ouran High School Host Club