I’ve been inspired by Martin’s post on Berserk to offer my own thoughts. I’ve always jokingly called Berserk, “The story of the Anti-Christ and his best friend.” That said, Berserk is the perfect show. Really, I mean it. The characters are well-crafted and not only that, they actually move the story forward. Every one of […]Read More Why not Berserk?
So Author pointed out, my past impressions post contained a vague description of why I liked Allison and Lillia. It could be I don’t have any taste, but I’m going to try to provide a better review of the series. In brief, the show is divided roughly in half between four main characters. Allison and […]Read More Impressions: A slightly less oversimplified view of Allison and Lillia
So I haven’t been around, but I’ve still been watching a bunch of stuff. I don’t know if I’ll hit it all here, but I’m going to try to get the highlights. NANA: So I started watching this show because of Paradise Kiss. I still think ParaKiss is an amazing show, despite leaving the side […]Read More Impressions: NANA, Honey and Clover, Tytania and a lot of other ones
So I spent my last post talking about the nature of “good” shows, but I haven’t really addressed Coburn’s fundamental conundrum. What makes a show an all-time favorite? Or put better, what measures do I use to judge a show? Now, I’ll admit this is a hard question to answer because when I watch a […]Read More In My View: What you’re expecting me to have standards?
Hah, after writing about good and liking stuff here I am asking for recommendations. Geez, just who do I think I am. Anyway, I’ve been watching a lot of romance shows lately (Honey and Clover, NANA, Toradora!, Bokura ga Ita) and I’m looking for something else to watch along those lines. But I’m not really […]Read More Help Wanted, Apply within
Coburn, Coburn, Coburn… You’ve managed to drag me out of the shadows. Anyway, I came across Coburn’s post when DrmChsr0 linked it, and to be honest it’s a subject I’ve thought a lot about. Of course that subject being favorite shows. Now I’ve didn’t read the responses, mostly because I didn’t really feel like it […]Read More In My View: Coburn you have drug me out of the shadows