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Kilplow

  • Ohio
  • Joined Nov 4, 2007
  • 33 / 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

  • 38 Minutes
  • 8 Hours
  • 6 Days
  • 0 Weeks
  • 2 Months
  • 0 Years

Anime ratings

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wolfangel87 says...
Yay the same writer worked for me with Fushigi Yugi and Ayashi no Ceres but I just really don't like the animation in Ranma, it just bugs me. :( and I was so looking forward to it too because I liked InuYasha so much!
Nov 14, 2007
wolfangel87 says...

Well i hope you enjoy the site, I do have to say that the forums are very fun!

My dropped list is based on my preferences for the animation skills and have to do with some of the plots.  :) 

Nov 13, 2007
wolfangel87 says...

Hey!  I was just wondering if you have checked out Anime Planets latest features.  There is a whole new customized signature feature!!!!!

Great anime list by the way!  :) 

Nov 13, 2007
Freewind says...

yeah i figured you've seen like 10 x the anime i have, you still trumph me in otaku level rating.  I'll catch you someday.... xD

Nov 4, 2007