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Spring 2016: in which I dropped so many shows

Spring 2016: in which I dropped so many shows

Been a while since I last posted a seasonal review! Anyway, I didn’t have high expectations of this season’s line-up. Even after scrolling through the chart, only a couple series piqued my interest. I did give a chance to some recommended shows to no avail — I ended up dropping all of them. (WHAT IS WRONG Continue reading Spring 2016: in which I dropped so many shows

How to conquer my fangirl heart: Sports Anime Edition!

I have seen tons of anime shows but certain series just stay with me for a very long time and most of those which I deem memorable are categorized as sports anime. How do those beautiful series conquer my fangirl heart? What makes me emotionally invested in them so much that it’s painful and satisfying? Also, what makes sports Continue reading How to conquer my fangirl heart: Sports Anime Edition!

Wait, where have I seen you before?

Wait, where have I seen you before?

If you’re a frequent anime watcher like me, then it’s a given that certain characters will remind you of another character from a completely different series. After all, they are 2D and you can’t make an utterly unique character’s appearance every single time. Even in Indonesia, almost every one’s hair here is either black or Continue reading Wait, where have I seen you before?

The sheer delight of picking up old favorites

The sheer delight of picking up old favorites

There’s no point in denying. I love re-reading or re-watching. Sure, I still want to be introduced to new series but a certain joy erupts within me whenever I’m getting back to my favorites. Especially during the peak of my obsessions, I tend to revisit my favorite scenes and it doesn’t reduce my enjoyment at Continue reading The sheer delight of picking up old favorites