Category Archives: Anime and Cartoons

Anime Review: Zoids

I remember watching this as a kid, and enjoying every bit of it. Giant, animal-like robots are piloted in team-based battles, fighting for glory and prize money? That’s my kind of show! 🙂 Zoids is one of those shows like … Continue reading

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5 Sad Anime Moments

To know the sweet, we must know the bitter, and to comprehend joy, and love, we must know sorrow. Nobody walks this life for long without knowing what it means to lose, and grieve for it. Even Disney does not … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Fairy Tail

I remember, clearly, when I first encountered this anime. It was right when it began airing, and I proceeded to apply my one-episode rule. I liked it almost immediately, and what really hooked me was the very first moment we … Continue reading

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5 Angry Anime Moments

If there is one thing that I think we can all understand, it’s the overwhelming fury of righteous anger. When we are threatened, when what, and who, we love has been taken from us, when we see the evil of … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Eden of the East

If you were given a pile of money, how would you use it to improve your country? That is the question upon which Eden of the East is built.  A dozen individuals have been selected (and thus they are called the … Continue reading

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5 Anime Soundtracks

The power of music is amazing, isn’t it? Words are my bread and butter, and, to paraphrase Albus Dumbledore, they do have a special magic that is all their own, able to do great harm or healing with just the … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Baccano!

This is one of those times. The times when I have so much to say about this anime, yet I find that I can only say so very little. If I said everything I wanted to say, not only would … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #250: Unselfish Problem Solving

“Sometimes the best way to solve your own problems, is to help someone else.” – Iroh, The Legend of Korra Season 2, Episode 10, “A New Spiritual Age” Uncle Iroh, as most of us know him, was a very wise, … Continue reading

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5 Anime Character Songs

I am going to be honest: I had no idea what it meant by “character song” until I looked it up. If I have it right, and I’m not entirely certain that I do, it refers to a song by … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit

I went into this show without knowing or hearing anything about it beforehand. It immediately showed itself to be crafted rather well, in every technical sense. The visuals, the backgrounds, the design, the animation, it was all very fine and … Continue reading

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