Exploring the World of Anime

Monthly Archives: August, 2013

Enter the Pale Cocoon

I mentioned in my last post that I just started watching random anime; shows I have never heard of and shows that I would most likely ignore otherwise. In my game of anime roulette, I came across an OVA titled Pale Cocoon.  Ok, so its not surprising that I chose this to watch if I’m going …

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Rekindled Affair

I have missed anime this past year of wedding planning! It has been so refreshing to actually get back into watching more than one show. Last season, I was really only watching Shingeki no Kyojin on a consistent basis. I didn’t finish Aku no Hana until right after the wedding. Now I’m back to my normal …

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5 Reasons Why You Should Watch Anime

Why not? If you’re stuck in the mindset that “cartoons are for kids”, that’s not a good excuse.  And so what? Cartoons are fun, especially good ones! There are anime shows that are specifically targeted for children just as there are now Western cartoons specifically targeted for adults. Is watching anime weird? Only if you …

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Intelligence in a Monster!

Alert: Lots of speculation, spoilers (if you’re not watching and plan to or if you are behind)! Shingeki no Kyojin, episode 17, brings back the intelligent Titans. Now after 17 episodes, it really is clear that there are other Titans like Eren. What I’m not understanding is why people in this show appear utterly clueless …

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