December 25, 2012 at 12:36 am Comments (71)
「愛のパワーin文化祭」 (Ai no Pawa in Bunkasai)
“The Power of Love at the Cultural Festival”
Like clockwork, every fourth episode of Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo really brings the power with the climax of an arc and some serious development for one or both of our leads. This time it’s Mashiro’s turn to changes.
Continue Reading "Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo – 12"
December 24, 2012 at 4:00 pm Comments (129)
Even now, the time I’ve spent blogging at RC feels surreal.
On behalf of myself and all the writers at Random Curiosity, I’d like to wish you all a Happy Holidays. I hope you’re all able to spend the day with loved ones.
Continue Reading "Twelve Days of Anime #1: RC Past, Present, Future."
December 24, 2012 at 12:58 pm Comments (40)
「フラグが達成されました」 (Furagu ga Tassei Saremashita)
“The Flag Has Been Set”
Who is Kimijima Kou?
Continue Reading "Robotics;Notes – 11"
December 24, 2012 at 5:57 am Comments (31)
「無限に続く青い空を」 (Mugen ni Tsuzuku Aoi Sora o)
“The Infinitely Continuing Blue Sky”
Are those the unmistakable strains of magical realism I hear coming from the background?
Continue Reading "Little Busters! – 12"
December 23, 2012 at 4:00 pm Comments (44)
Merry Christmas! …I’ll take three. Of each.
Is there a better way to spend Anime Eve than brawling over half-priced bentos? If so, I don’t know what it is. I’m sure I don’t need to tell all of you how ridiculous and fun this series is, but I’m going to do it anyway!
Continue Reading "Twelve Days of Anime #2: Ben-To"
December 23, 2012 at 3:39 pm Comments (88)
「白い闇」 (Shiroi Yami)
Despite the fact the source story hasn’t ended yet, Total Eclipse’s adaptation sure does a nice job wrapping things up.
Continue Reading "Muv-Luv Alternative: Total Eclipse – 24 (END)"
December 23, 2012 at 6:08 am Comments (9)
「11件目のメール」 (11 Ken Me no Mēru)
Sometimes Uchuu Kyoudai just hits all the right buttons.
Continue Reading "Uchuu Kyoudai – 38"
December 22, 2012 at 4:52 pm Comments (21)
「守ってるよ」 (Mamotteru yo)
“I’ll Protect You”
Sometimes, it’s hard to see and appreciate what you already have when your mind is filled with unattainable things. Sometimes, we simply have to rely on others to see things for us. Once again, Sukitte Ii na yo. portrays the importance of friendship in a beautiful and poignant way.
Continue Reading "Sukitte Ii na yo. – 12"
December 22, 2012 at 4:00 pm Comments (36)
I’m dreaming of a white Christmas…
With the end of our Twelve Days of Anime fast approaching, we thought it’d be nice to take a break from all of these random shows to talk about something a little more season appropriate – Christmas!
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December 22, 2012 at 2:52 pm Comments (268)
「世界の種子」 (Sekai no Shoushi)
“The World Seed”
I’m not really sure how to begin this post – it’s been a long ride and the finale is one that leaves me with some conflicted emotions.
Continue Reading "Sword Art Online – 25 (END)"
December 22, 2012 at 10:04 am Comments (25)
「エルフマン vs. バッカス」 (Erufuman vs. Bakkasu)
“Elfman vs. Bacchus”
Elfman is the man!
Continue Reading "FAIRY TAIL – 162"
December 21, 2012 at 6:19 pm Comments (28)
「ウォーモンガー」 (Uo Monga)
The Mayans were right. The end of the world as we know it is coming… in Jormungand that is.
Continue Reading "Jormungand: Perfect Order – 11"
December 21, 2012 at 4:00 pm Comments (6)
Yes! There is a live-action version!
…aka Paradise Kiss – the Live-Action film! Yes, for those folks that don’t follow dramas and live-action remakes, there is a film for Paradise Kiss and it is based off of the popular anime/manga created by Yazawa Ai.
Continue Reading "Twelve Days of Anime #4: Paradise Kiss Revisited"
December 21, 2012 at 3:56 pm Comments (42)
This was not an ending, but definitely a proper and satisfying conclusion to one of the most exhilarating shows of 2012’s autumn season.
Continue Reading "BTOOOM! – 12 (END)"