Category Archives: 2011 Fall

Dealing in Death: Gundam AGE, Sword Art Online, and Muv-Luv Alternative: Total Eclipse

As one of those universal human experiences, death occupies a rather key position as a narrative device or event in, well, basically all media. Despite being so dynamic of an element, however, depictions often take on the same nature. These … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 Fall, 2012 Summer, Anime, Watched serial | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Genki Leads: Part One: Empty Minds and Moral Action

As Last Exile -Ginkyoku no Fam- winds up for its last chunk of episodes, climax and everything, I’ve noticed that Fam has gotten more and more on people‘s patience. That’s nothing I can blame them for, as the tension between … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 Fall, Anime, Watched serial | Tagged , , , | 11 Comments

Maken-ki! 01-03: The Ugly, the Good, the Bad

Another season begins and of course the first I must write of is probably one of the most atrociously executed shows out of all of them: Maken-ki!. It’s a harem fight manga adaptation that takes place in a high school … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 Fall, Anime, Watched serial | Tagged | 4 Comments