Napping Princess – Dreaming In a Technological Age

Dreams have been a constant crux of the human mind for as long as human activity has been documented. There's something inherently fascinating about disconnecting from the world we live in, to somewhere else where limitations can't hold you back. It's also where the crux of Napping Princess is, which looks at dreams, their purpose, … Continue reading Napping Princess – Dreaming In a Technological Age

Set as Completed: Top wo Nerae! Gunbuster & Diebuster

Gainax Spirit. It's not just reserved to the feeling you get eating one of their delicious tomatoes! It's that energetic and warm feeling you get watching something produced by the talented staff that have called it their home over the years. Nowadays the studio is a shell of its former self, with many of its staff … Continue reading Set as Completed: Top wo Nerae! Gunbuster & Diebuster

How Hyouka Episode 5 Changes Everything

 When you think "high school life", the word "rose-coloured" comes to mind. When you think "rose-coloured", "high school life" comes to mind. These are the opening words of Hyouka's first episode, said by our protagonist Oreki Houtarou. It instantly lays out one of the central themes of Hyouka. Oreki is constantly questioning and struggling with … Continue reading How Hyouka Episode 5 Changes Everything

Set as Completed: Sword Art Online – Ordinal Scale

Over here in the UK, we've been extremely fortunate to have a constant stream of anime movies released in theatres not too long after the Japanese counterparts. Back in November of last year was the wonderful Your Name, and more recently were treated to the marvellous A Silent Voice. The treats haven't stopped there! As … Continue reading Set as Completed: Sword Art Online – Ordinal Scale