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Kilplow

  • Ohio
  • Joined Nov 4, 2007
  • 35 / M

When I first heard about “The Girl Who Leapt Through Time,” I was unimpressed.  After all, the entire plot was revealed in the title and time travel is a common cliché.  Despite strong reviews and testimonial from friends, I dreaded watching it and procrastinated.  When I finally did watch it, I was pleasantly surprised.  After pondering this fact, I realized that I respected the quality of the direction and acting--the actual premise wasn’t as important as I had previously determined.

I explain this because it defines what I like about anime over other media.  Anime is a medium that can convey a wide variety of different themes and ideas.  So instead of liking one theme or genre (say fantasy),  I find myself respecting and admiring shows that are quality first (in terms of voice acting, animation, character development, direction, music, etc); the theme itself is less important.

Life on anime

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naituramin says...

It took me a while to pick one out so thanks.

Dec 27, 2007
naituramin says...

it was great thanks for the rec.

Dec 21, 2007
naituramin says...

Are you serious, I hope they continue with it. I loved this anime so much, and was really angry when I heard there was no more.  I have all the sound tracks to the show.  I will take you up on that recommendation, I didnt even know there was a new one so thanks. 

Dec 21, 2007
naituramin says...

I like your avatar, he is a great character. I love Tsubasa chronicles

Dec 21, 2007
wolfangel87 says...

Nice, I have heard that was really good, I will have to check it out sometime!  Thanks!

Dec 17, 2007