Near where I live in Nerima, there is a little river called Shakujii River. Since this place is fairly far away from the city, its actually quite a bit cooler and so the trees haven’t sprouted many leaves yet. I decided to have a little look at the blooming situation along this river of many bridges. Continue reading »
Today I and a couple of friends went down to Nakano to have a peek at the flowers blossoming. If you have been living under a rock, spring season is at its peak and the sakura season is well underway.
While few can understand or even take in the POWER that this student council holds, I understand it perfectly. The mind and the soul must become ONE before one can even expect to reasonably lay their eyes on the Honnouji Academy’s Student Council President. Continue reading »
One of the new stuff out of TV was Coppelion, and I found it amusing how this show can come out in the wake of the Fukushima disaster. Tragedy seems to be a common staple in anime these days, mixed mostly with bright and detailed backdrops. Personally I didn’t think very much of the show and the anime actually had a lot less soul to it than the manga. Continue reading »
The opening of this show looks like a sports drink commercial. Why did you do this to us Kyoto Animation? This seems to represent a new attempt at luring a demographic that’s completely alien to anime. As usual however, the stunning visuals and incredible graphics that have been hallmarks of Kyoani for the past decade haven’t gone elsewhere yet, and the show is actually surprisingly fun to watch. Continue reading »
The only reason this anime stands out to me is its extremely liberal use of the butt-like shape we all know is used to represent love. Continue reading »
I often ponder at the level of complexity our society has achieved, that whole buildings and large amounts of resources get spent on training and hiring people just to manage the collection, distribution and storage of resources of our country. While most of us are familiar with government red tape, this anime gives us a refreshing look at what happens behind the counter at a government department in Japan. Continue reading »