I Noticed Something Peculiar and Interesting…

I’ve been watching sports anime for the past year and half or so, and I noticed something: many characters from different sports anime share the same name.

Yeah, yeah. It’s no big deal, but for me it’s something that I can’t help but notice and wonder if the mangaka of each of these anime actually did it on purpose.

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Haikyuu!!: Reason Why I’m Obsessed

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Oniku kami-sama, oniku kami-sama!

This is my third time watching season 1 and the second time watching season 2. This is, by far, the most anticipated sports anime coming this fall 2016 (season three banzai!).

For me, watching Haikyuu this time around will never get old because of the ample amount of comedy, overwhelming team effort, and the satisfaction of watching the main character start from the bottom (now we’re here) and work his way up to the top. In addition, I get to watch a team that used to be in the limelight and one of the powerhouses back in the day. Their ‘underdog’ status makes it more fun to see how they will overcome their differences and other powerhouse teams.

Here are 10 reasons why I’m obsessed with Haikyuu: Continue reading

What I Learned from Assassination Classroom

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*SPOILER ON THE WAY! PLEASE DON’T READ IF YOU HAVEN’T READ/WATCH THIS*  

If you don’t know, I am also a big anime fan. Although I am more inclined to romance and slice of life genre, shounen manga and anime is also a favorite of mine (because OP characters are life). I recently finished reading Assassination Classroom and oh boy you have no idea how many tears I have shed while reading/watching this. There’s also so much laughter, comedic relief, and the feels train is real in this anime.

Assassination Classroom is about Class 3-E and their mission to kill their alien teacher. While this sounds absurd,  I notice that the anime speaks volume about our society, authority, power and control, and our psychoanalysis. Continue reading