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Minai99

  • Akasha
  • Joined Nov 15, 2010
  • 25 / M

Hey guys and gals! At long last, I'm finally about to finish my degree in Mathematical Sciences, which means I'll largely be absent from ap.com and anime watching this semester. But if there's something that catches your attention on my page, please feel free to message me, and I'll reply at a leisurely pace. Things to know about me?  I enjoy anime, Halo, reading, heavy metal, and ballroom dancing.

Although in the end, I believe every review and rating is subjective, I like to think a little bit before I rate most of the shows I've seen, and generally try to consider several different factors, although I don't have a set formula for doing so. I enjoy discussing different viewpoints about shows I've seen, with people I've met, since I think that most people have some constructive new perspectives to contribute to my thoughts about a show, whether their opinions are positive or negative.  

I am always looking for new anime recommendations!  I need something fantastical, engrossing,preferably (although not necessarily) dark,  something I can become fully immersed in, something that makes me appreciate it both as a work of art and as an exercise in thought. Kara no Kyoukai left a big impression on me and, in terms of anime anyways, I haven't really moved past it since I saw it years ago. I've seen comedies, romances, dramas, and even some more fantasy/horror stuff since then, but none of it really left me satisfied. I have an ever growing list of shows that I want to watch, most of which seem mildly promising, but in the end I wonder how many more of them will be disappointments! Please, if you think you have something that I might enjoy, let me know! 

Oh and, two last things. One, if I could, I would absolutely rename my "I'm not a fan of these characters" as "Wall of Hate." Thanks for encouraging me, shiftr. :p And two, what's the difference between your fancy made-to-fit background picture and mine? Mine's a screenshot. :P


First Anime:

Kiki's Delivery Service (practically had my father take this out of blockbuster every week)

Last Anime Seen: 

Attack on Titan OVA

Characteristics in anime that I have a bias towards (descending order of importance):

-Seinen

-Action

-Science Fiction

-Suspense

-Mecha

Studios I Love (Most of the time):

-Madhouse

-Production I.G.

-Gainax

-Ufotable

-Comix Wave

Favorite Anime-related Music Composers:

-Kenji Kawai

-Yoko Kanno

-Shiro Sagisu

-Yuki Kajiura

-Hiroyuki Sawano


Favorite VA:

Maaya Sakamoto

If I was told that only 11 anime are allowed to remain in the world, and the rest are to be thrown into the fire.... (in no particular order)

Anime-planet.com BFF's:

Mayosamurai/Shiftr

Xplayer

Foxhead 556

Snivets

Life on anime

  • 58 Minutes
  • 10 Hours
  • 4 Days
  • 1 Weeks
  • 4 Months
  • 0 Years

Anime ratings

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  • 1
  • 0.5

298 total

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shatnershaman says...

Ya I am though I don't mean to say K-On! is a bad show its amazing and deserves the popularity it gets, its just THE moe show with no attempts at any real plot.

Movie is "The Vanishment of Haruhi Susumiya", I don't beleive in the perfect score, but holy fuck that got close. It's gets a 9.95 because I didn't like the song that played during the end credits :)

Sig is from Candy Boy, the best "pure" yuri show I've seen. Which isn't say much since most of them suck.... :( Still defintly worth a watch and the episodes are less than 10 minutes each though don't expect much "Action", its only PG.

If you got an email but didnt see a comment that was my attempt and failure to try to respond on my phone.

Feb 11, 2011
bunnylovesanime says...

Sorry it took me so long to get back. I had work today 7-3, and then I take my husband an hour away to college. So I don't usually get to check my email until later in the day on Friday. (My Fridays are kinda crazy.)

Feb 11, 2011
bunnylovesanime says...

I really dislike magic themed shows, but I think the magic in show is needed because it does really explain the epicness of what Shiki is going through and lets the viewer know hey her world is very very different from my own world. I think it really adds. Plus you finially get to see some one else in group do something other than Shiki.

Feb 11, 2011
bunnylovesanime says...

I definately think comparing this show to anything including itself is a bad idea. I also think just enjoying episode to episode is a nice idea.

Feb 11, 2011
bunnylovesanime says...

I liked the pacing of this episode. At this end of this episode I felt relieved and some what happy that Mikya's love for Shiki had lasted so long through so much stuff and that Shiki really depended upon him for strenght. I loved how the "leader" of the group really showed her strenghts and just exactly what she does. I also agree that this episode is very much a needed thing in order to make the show make since. Because you get Mikya saying episode 3 that then was the first time Shiki had trully smiled since she woke up. I also like the idea of "red head" being in awe of Shiki because she is essentially a blank slate. She only knows Mikya and that she empty. I really think it was one of the best episodes. I also like the zombie fight.

Feb 11, 2011