Ever since it's debut in late 2012, Sword Art Online quickly became one of the popular anime series of this decade. However, it has also become one of the most controversial alongside it's popularity. After some goading by my peers, I decided to give it a chance and my stand on it is..... sorta in the middle.
Story Right off the bat SAO (Sword Art Online) seems like an fresh and creative story: A VRMMORPG (Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Role-Playing Game) is sweeping the market, and people of varying social classes are lining up to play it. However, the game turns... read more
Overview After the critical success of Street Fighter II: The Movie, the producers from Nakamura Animation must have felt it was imperative that they make an animated feature (or it's a two-piece OVA if you go by the subs) based on yet another popular fighting game franchise and that is Tekken. One time when I had encountered this little piece and considering I'm somewhat of a Tekken fan, I held some high expections but boy did it fail to live up to them and more! Story Apparently, this feature is based on the first two games... read more
Much earlier this year, I wrote a review on Elfen Lied but I didn't like the result so I scrapped it. My opinion was forced and I left out a lot of techanical details. Elfen Lied was an anime that was glorified by anime fans everywhere, many of those who rate it as one of the best anime ever made, rating above true masterpieces such as Cowboy Bebop even. After hearing those ludicrous acclaims, I watched the show for my self and put aside what everyone else says about it. STORY The story in Elfen Lied isn't really much brag about, it tries desperately hard at being a deep... read more
Ranma 1/2 is an anime that any worshipper of classic anime should at least know off, it was one of many anime titles that help to boost the popularity of anime in the 90's, and for fans of the harem genre, it is very important due to defining the "lovers in denial" storytelling portion of it. Story
The story of Ranma 1/2 revolves around a 16-year-old boy named Ranma Saotome, who is raised to be a man among men, forced into marriage with a girl of the same age named Akame Tendo, youngest daughter of Soun Tendo, by a deal shared between the fathers of both (Genma... read more