The Golden Age of Television and Anime

The Golden Age of Television and Anime

With news that Guillermo Del Toro is going to be adapting Monster for HBO, I think it is worth noting that this might not be the last American television adaptation of an anime series. For a long time, Hollywood has tried to import anime classics over to the states with virtually zero success (Speed Racer … Continue reading

Shinsekai Yori: The Merits of Mediocrity

Shinsekai Yori: The Merits of Mediocrity

The past few days I’ve seen a lot of posts on people trying to compare Shinsekai Yori to other recent anime, which is always dangerous, not to mention stupid, in my opinion. By trying to pigeon hole shows we are viewing now to shows recently viewed we miss the message we are supposed to be gleaming while … Continue reading

Top 20 Scenes in Evangelion So Far

Top 20 Scenes in Evangelion So Far

Since the third movie in the Rebuild series is only a few months away at this point, I thought it would be worth looking at the original televesion series and the first two Rebuild Series movies to identify the most compelling scenes/moments. Obviously, my tastes are different that all of yours, but to give the … Continue reading