With the summer season of anime at its near peak, I suppose it’s finally time for me to come out of my cave and write up some articles. This season of anime has been particularly lackluster for a mecha / adventure lover such as myself, but overall, I can say it has turned out better than I first expected. There are a few hidden gems this season that, as the season has progressed, have turned into shining stars. For now though, let’s jump straight into one of my favorite shows of the season: Gatchaman Crowds. As a quick note, I have tried to keep spoilers to a minimum, but proceed at your own risk.
I’ll stand up and say, during the first few episodes of Gatchaman, I didn’t like Hajime. I thought here to be airheaded, and a little unbalanced. Over energetic, out of control, and almost disrespectful of the where she was at. But as this story has progressed, a method in her madness has emerged, and she’s become the one thing that just might not only save the Gatchaman, but her world as well. Continue reading
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GALAX and its Importance in the World of Gatchaman Crowds
Good morning everyone. It’s 30C outside (86F) and the fires of the barbecues are lighting up: summer is upon us and we nerds sit inside and watch anime. Each week a different author does a weekly roundup of what they watched. So, without further ado, here’s week 3 (15/07 – 21/07) of the summer season. Continue reading