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the “best” anime of 2013

THE “AWARDS” WHERE I JUST MAKE FUN OF STUFF: “Best” DUDE YOU HAVE TO CHECK OUT THIS AMAZING ‘JAPANIMATION’! IT’S NOT KID’S STUFF LIKE DISNEY CARTOONS! (and The Strike Witches Memorial Award for the show that uh, “normal” people would … Continue reading

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the “best” anime of 2012

THE “AWARDS” WHERE I JUST MAKE FUN OF STUFF: “Best” DUDE YOU HAVE TO CHECK OUT THIS AMAZING ‘JAPANIMATION’! IT’S NOT KID’S STUFF LIKE DISNEY CARTOONS!: Lupin III: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine Hey guys, do you like sex and … Continue reading

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the “best” anime of 2011

THE “AWARDS” WHERE I JUST MAKE FUN OF STUFF: “Best” DUDE YOU HAVE TO CHECK OUT THIS AMAZING ‘JAPANIMATION’! IT’S NOT KID’S STUFF LIKE DISNEY CARTOONS!: those terrible Marvel anime Seriously, Tiger and Bunny did everything that these wanted to … Continue reading

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a hot patriotic wind: re-writing history in post-colonial south korean blockbusters

Michael Robinson notes a trend in New Korean Film, especially in the wake of Shiri (Swiri, Kang Che-kyu 1998) where filmmakers were using “politically or culturally charged themes as simple plot elements or settings in their scenarios for their dramatic … Continue reading

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the “best” anime of 2010

THE “AWARDS” WHERE I JUST MAKE FUN OF STUFF: “Best” DUDE YOU HAVE TO CHECK OUT THIS AMAZING ‘JAPANIMATION’! IT’S NOT KID’S STUFF LIKE DISNEY CARTOONS! and guiltiest pleasure: Cobra the Animation Let’s see: Sci-fi? Check. Weirdness? Check. Nekkid ladies? … Continue reading

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what i was forced to watch this week season 2 FINALE: air

Yep, this is it. I’ve finally watched every single anime that we had burned onto CDs/DVDs that I hadn’t already seen before. I’ll have the complete list at the end of the post. But first, Air.

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on genre as a process

The genre as a concept arises from the accrual of texts and conventions. This includes texts and conventions both within a specific genre and texts and conventions in otherwise unrelated genres. The addition, transformation, variation, alteration, and/or reproduction of these … Continue reading

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the “best” anime of 2009

Well since apparently JP’s 2008 post was popular I figured we should do one for 2009. Obviously this is mostly opinion based (at least from my stand point) but this year I think it’s better than both of us contribute … Continue reading

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