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Anime Review: Love Stage!! (2014)

April 2, 2015 // 1 Comment

Ever get that feeling when the door to your dreams is out of reach and another door unexpectedly opens for you?  From the director of HONEY AND CLOVER, and WOLF GIRL AND BLACK PRINCE, director Kenichi Kasai is back with another romcom hit that will have you chuckling non-stop. If you love the [...]

Anime Review: Nisekoi (2014)

January 30, 2015 // 1 Comment

  Anime romcoms are a huge hit amongst otakus. But with so many romcom series in the market, how on earth does a show distinguish itself? Fear not! Nisekoi rises above its predecessors in true modern style by ridiculing cliches and involving two star-crossed lovers (well, haters) from yakuza [...]

Film Review: The Last: Naruto the Movie (2014)

January 21, 2015 // 4 Comments

“The last episode; a first love” THE LAST: NARUTO THE MOVIE marks the final epic adventure about our beloved shonen hero, Uzumaki Naruto. It may not be the finale that fans were hoping for in order to seek closure with the series but no doubt that this love story between Naruto and [...]

Film Review: The Fault in Our Stars (2014)

May 25, 2014 // 1 Comment

The Fault in Our Stars is not your standard adolescent love story. In fact, this is one love story that brings a fault in the spectrum of cliche love stories that we have seen in the past. A story about two star-crossed lovers whose intention is to leave a profound impact on our individual souls [...]

Anime Review: Natsuyuki Rendezvous

March 29, 2013 // 1 Comment

Melancholic adult romance meets supernatural? Sounds like a decent plot for a film…But for an anime? With a riveting twist of hybrid genre, Natsuyuki Rendezvous (2012) revolves around a young man named Hazuki who decides to work at a flower shop after falling for the owner, Rokka. But to his [...]

Anime Review: Ano Natsu de Matteru

December 12, 2012 // 1 Comment

While testing his camera at night, Kaito Kirishima is caught amid a mysterious explosion in his small town. Strangely, Kaito wakes up the next day perfectly fine but with no recollection of what happened the day before. Unfazed by what appears to be a dream, he heads to school not giving much [...]

Anime Review: Sekai Ichi Hatsukoi (2011)

November 28, 2012 // 1 Comment

Due to his coworkers’ jealousy of his success, literary editor Onodera Ritsu resigns from his father’s publishing company, claiming that he is simply riding his father’s coat-tails. He applies for a position at Marukawa Publishing in the department of literature but to his [...]