Anime: Little Witch Academia

Little Witch Academia is probably the success story of the young animator training project, having secured a sequel with the help of kickstarter. It goes to show how popular anime is as well as the different ways anime can now be funded. Maybe it even marks a new era for the flagging industry. Seriously though, … Continue reading

Anime: Ryo

Ryo was the first project I watched for the 2012 batch. It has in some way shaped my view of the other projects, in terms of expectation of the quality of both the story and the animation. It’s a story that has been told time and time again, and for audiences in Japan, it’s probably … Continue reading

Anime: Arve Rezzle: Kikaijikake no Yoseitachi

Probably the worst project I’ve seen so far. And that’s just putting it mildly. Visually stunning. I really loved how it looked, I wish more anime would adopt this kind of style. There’s a certain quality to the art and to the animations. It just needs a better story than what it has now. First … Continue reading

Anime: Death Billiards

Remember when I talked about the Young Animators Training Project last year? Well, I recently managed to catch up on this year’s crop and I have to say it’s been a really exciting time! The first project I’m going to review is Death Billiards. I love the animation and the style of this anime, it … Continue reading