No Game No Life is another show that was recommended by the woman I call senpai. As I’ve mentioned, she seemed to get it right most of the time with the ones she picked and it’s probably because we have a lot in common, which may be more of a curse than a good thing.… Continue reading No Game No Life (Nōgēmu Nōraifu)
Dog and Scissors came as a recommendation from someone who just seemed to know what I would like I guess. This was the first one she mentioned and it was after my interest in anime waned, there was a lot of crap being put out there. She did tell me that part of her reasoning… Continue reading Dog & Scissors (Inu to Hasami wa Tsukaiyō or InuHasa)
Samurai Flamenco is a show I randomly picked on Crunchyroll. With anime, sometimes you can’t tell from the title, if the show will be something of interest or not. I like Samurai lore but I don’t flamenco but the show isn’t about either. This is a show about a male model who decides to fulfill… Continue reading Samurai Flamenco (Samurai Furamenko)
So we’re about halfway through the spring season so let’s check out what Killswitch is still watching, liking, hating and all that good stuff. Here is a link to my first run through on the season. This list does not include the Funimation shows which I will have to start watching at some point but… Continue reading Part 2 of My Spring Anime Watching
Btooom! is an action anime with psychological twists. Ryouta, the main character is one of the world’s top players of the game Btooom! One day he wakes up and he’s been transported to an island which he doesn’t remember how or why he got there. What Ryouta doesn’t realize is that he was transported into… Continue reading Btooom!
Servant x Service is an office based, workplace comedy anime. It’s a light hearted comedy centered around a workplace with an oddball cast. Don’t expect them to go on an epic quest, discover the holy grail or anything like that. It’s just straight comedy and romance with one little subplot. The characters are an odd… Continue reading Servant × Service (Sābanto × Sābisu)
Denki-Gai is another workplace comedy, this time centered around a manga store that sells a heavy dose of erotic type manga. You won’t find heavy storylines or plots here, this is not that type of show. Denki-Gai is a show that is just here to make you laugh. The show is centered around Umio and… Continue reading Denkigai no Honya-san (Denki-Gai)
As some of you reading this know, I planned to have a light novel or graphic novel of my game Astra Etherium: Adventures of a Space Bounty Hunter in Space available in the future. Well there is an opportunity with Oni Press where they are looking for submissions so this may be my chance to… Continue reading Astra Etherium – The Graphic Novel!?!?!
In the next few days I will start populating my company blog for my gaming stuff. Just wanted that to be posted here so you can take a look if you want. Most people know me from the gaming stuff anyway so here you go. http://porkpieplatypus.com
As I go along I’m giving some shows higher scores than I would normally and that’s because I’m using the breakdown system where I grade 5 categories. When those categories are added up, they bring the score higher in some cases when they get averaged out. So I’m going to drop those and only leave… Continue reading Anime Ratings