Tag Archives: Fullmetal Alchemist

5 Scenic Anime Backgrounds

A picture is worth a thousand words, and all of cinema, anime included, has a lot of pictures. Small wonder we talk about it so much! 😉 For all that I harp on the essence of storytelling (characters, plot, themes, etc.) … Continue reading

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5 Anime Uniforms

I am probably among the least fashionable people you will ever meet. As long as something doesn’t look ugly to the eye, I really don’t care what it does look like. Still, even I have to admit… some outfits are just cool. Not … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Fullmetal Alchemist

This one has a little history to consider. Not only is it a classic, it’s a classic that demanded to be remade into another classic, similar to each other, but very distinct. See, they based the first anime on the … Continue reading

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5 Anime Friend”Ships”

I had an unexpectedly easy time with this one. I suppose where adults, kids, non-humans, and couples are all subjects that warrant debate and exhaustive selection, there’s nothing especially complex about simple friendships. Friendship is simply a matter of who … Continue reading

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5 Adolescent/Child Anime Characters

I had a problem of scarcity last week. Now, I have a problem of overabundance. There are so many kids in anime! Teenagers and their younger sidekicks rule the anime universe through sheer weight of numbers! Not to mention supernatural powers! … Continue reading

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5 Adult Anime Characters

Hmmm. I know this isn’t a countdown of favorites or anything, but, still, when one is challenged to pick anything, one wants one’s choices to be good, ya know? Picking five adult characters from anime might sound so easy that I could … Continue reading

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My 5 Most Watched Anime

Day 1 of the 30-Day Anime Pick 5 Challenge! Seems to be a fairly simple and strait forward topic, doesn’t it? What 5 anime have I watched the most? Hmmm. 1) One Piece The first slot obviously has to go to … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom 226: The Truth of Sacrifice

“Humankind cannot gain anything without first giving something in return.” – Alphonse Elric (narration), Fullmetal Alchemist This may be alchemy’s first law of equivalent exchange, but it is a truth which touches so much more. They discuss it at length … Continue reading

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Yohohoho! It’s My Pirate Crew!

Arrr, avast! It be time for taking to the high seas! Oceans of adventure await us, as do, hopefully, very large piles of treasure! Weigh anchor, let go the lines, and set the sails! Off we go, yohohohooooo! Only one … Continue reading

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Anime Challenge Day 9: Best Villain

This one might actually be the single toughest question of them all. Certainly it’s my toughest one yet. Not only is there a great and vast multitude of anime villains, but there can be such nuance, personality, and charm to … Continue reading

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