Best Anime of 2012 Part I – ACAA Top 12

I've decided that to sum up my thoughts on my favourite anime of 2012 I'd write two posts. This is the first one and is part of the Ani-Blogger Choice Awards run by kidd. Since I also participate in the APR rankings, the top 10 on this list make up my ballot. 2012 has come to an end too quickly. It was a strong year with many good anime, but the choice was hard; there were … [Read more...]

Summer Anime First Impressions: Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita and Chouyaku Hyakunin Isshu: Uta Koi

Another set of first impressions and this time I've grouped these two anime together for being considerably different from the rest of the Summer 2012 line-up. One approaches humanity's decline in a cutesy yet still satirical manner while the other re-tells the romantic stories behind the 100 poets in a liberalised manner. Say what you will but these series are going to be … [Read more...]

Preview of Summer 2012

NOTE: This post will remain sticky for quite some time. I know it's still a little early but with my exams coming up figured I would post the Summer Preview in advance and then make adjustments to it as necessary. I'm saddened by the fact that the spring season is almost halfway through and looking ahead to the summer I can honestly say that I'm not going to enjoy it as much … [Read more...]