2014: 5th day of Animanga

vlcsnap-00020Regular readers of our blog know that shoujo and comedy aren’t our favorite genres. The former category feels too “innocent” and “sugary” for our tastes, while many anime trying to provoke laughter usually end up relying on pretty cheap, often sexist, jokes. That’s why we were very careful before our first encounter with Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun, a title claiming to combine the two genres on the surface (and I say surface because the manga is published in a shounen magazine, something that slipped our attention at first). What we weren’t expecting was just how much of a pleasant surprise this series would be. Continue reading


2013: 1st day of Animanga


Shin Getter Robo: Armageddon

Getter Robo is one of those franchises that are considered classic for anime -and especially mecha- fans around the world. I knew little more about this until, during my summer vacation, I decided to watch Armageddon. Continue reading