Anime Open Season: Fall 2015

It’s the last roundup of the year. Will it go out in a whimper or a bang? Personally, I think it’s a fairly standard season with a few notable series. Also, you’re probably wondering, “Matty, what’s with the list being a season and a half late this time?” That’s a good point.

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Secret Anime Santa 2015~ Show By Rock and Getting a ‘lil Shiki with it

First, apologies for my tardiness. Family and work, plus holidays on top made a whirlpool of things I never intended to involve myself with much of either this year. But it did! Also, I don’t want to keep Hisui waiting. He doesn’t seem like the type of dude you’d want to anger…

So, let’s get on with the show BY ROCK!!!

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Happy 245th Birthday, Beethoven! (Alter figure)

The genius composer’s music has lived on, if not prospered, for centuries where many people (including myself) up to this very day learn and play the works of Ludwig Van Beethoven.

Indeed, there is much to say about the sonatas and symphonies, but what about the man behind the music? From what history records tell, there are a few key words that appear frequently: stubborn, competitive, intense, fierce, moe- Wait, WHAT? Continue reading “Happy 245th Birthday, Beethoven! (Alter figure)”

Anime Open Season: Summer 2015

Enjoying the fall 2015 season of anime so far? Need a show or two to fill in the slots of series you dropped? Here are a few series from this past season that you might to consider picking up — or a couple that you should knock off the backlog.

This is a new feature that will hopefully continue with future installments, so there may be a few adjustments in the format here and there until it takes a more solid shape. For now, these are series that were completed in viewing. That’s right, even the bad ones! And about that; instead offering a standard rating (really, people, they mean nothing!), this format will have categories that are straightforward impressions, yet, subjective enough for the reader to make up their own judgement — and to suppress impulses to call out others to kill themselves for not liking a certain cartoon show (hooray!). Series will be sliced up as: 1. personally recommended, 2. recommended if it sounds up your alley, and, finally, 3. not recommended but, hey, there are people out there into this stuff, so go nuts. So, let’s dig in! Starting with…

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