Rambling about Summer 2020

Fall is well and truly underway. The days are shorter, the temperatures are lower so the family already started heating the house. And ofcourse, the Summer 2020 anime season is ending. It’s a normal thing in life, seasons change, time passes. You have to look forward to what’s coming. But as its often the case after each anime season, I can’t help but feel sad to see certain series go. But it’s not just anime series – every anime...

Summer 2020: What I’m watching

It’s been quite long since I made a season round-up of sorts. It’s also been some time since I actually watched the (non sequel) anime from a new season since the very start of the season, not joining in the middle. I think the last time this happened was actually Summer 2019. But I’m rambling here so let’s just start going through the currently airing series that I’m watching. Fruits Basket Season 2 This being here was probably clear....

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Can’t they just be happy? Fruits Basket Season 2 Episode 16

“My heart is breaking”, said Tohru in Episode 16 of Fruits Basket Season 2. She is not the only one. Once more, the Sohmas are having to sacrifice dear connections because of the curse. Momiji’s sister just wants her brother back, Kureno has to keep being tied to Akito even if his heart would clearly like to be somewhere else, Kyo is accepting a faith of being locked away from the one person he finds dear… And that’s all...

Life lessons in Fruits Basket

Fruits Basket is incredible. And to try and convey just how incredible it is, I’m gonna analyse the characters through the life lessons shown by their stories. That’s all. Let’s start. Tohru Honda Tohru Honda is such a strong character. She has been through so much and yet she is full of positive energy all the time, and with it changing the lives of the people around her. Tohru puts pressure on herself to finish her studies and fulfill...

Best anime opening of 2019

Time to continue my little anime look back on 2019. This time I’ll rank my favorite opening sequences. The concept remains the same, I’ll pick 3 of my favorite openings from each season, and then I’ll rank the 12 picks in a final top list. Only this time I’ll skip the part where I’ll separate the list into sequels and non-sequels because honestly in the context of anime openings it doesn’t really matter too much if its a sequel...