Top Five Characters That Did NOTHING Wrong

Hi folks. I realise my blog has been lacking in anime related content and I hear your complaints. That’s why I’m excited to unveil this top secret project I’ve been working on. After extensive study and sleepless nights researching, I have complied a revolutionary new listicle. All Hail Haruhi Kyon Productions presents… Top Five Characters That […]

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Piracy for History

I have subscriptions to Crunchyroll, Funimation, Amazon Prime and Netflix. I also have a shameful collection of Blu-ray box sets. I’ve spent hundreds, close to thousands of pounds (£) on Manga and Light Novels. I can only guess, but I would surprised if I have spent less on these products than the average consumer. I […]

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Choosing when to argue

I’ve been on the internet since its earliest days. With the evolution of online forums, social media platforms and content creation, the climate for discussion is larger than ever before. What you decide to talk about is generally the largest factor in the diversity of opinions you’ll happen to find, which is consequentially why anime […]

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Defining Art and our Approach to Criticism

One of the hotly contested topics within the upper echelons of the anime blogging community is the critical approach. While few have proclaimed to have directive on what is and isn’t the ‘correct’ way to approach anime as a medium, there has been no shortage of articles, twitter threads and video rants that paradoxically push for some kind of […]

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Feminism, Anime and Me

As I type up this article there is a singular overriding voice in the back of my head saying: “this should not exist” To understand the thought process behind such a comment, you really need to look back at the history of All Hail Haruhi. Part introspective, part love letter, I want to tell you about […]

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Day 12: A Posse Ad Esse

We’ve made it to the finish line. I am at last able to say that this is my final entry for the #12DaysofAnime community project. For readers old & new, here is the complete list of submissions Shōjo – A Brief Insight Final Fantasy XV – A Tale of Two Anime Slaying the Ego of […]

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Day 11: The All Hail Haruhi Awards

Inspired by arbitrary award shows around the world and my slow, eventual, loss of all bodily functions due to cold, I present to you… YET ANOTHER PREMATURE 2016 JAPANESE CARTOON AWARD SHOW That’s right everyone, the moment none of you have been waiting for, where I get to give out a bunch of awards that […]

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Day 10: Happy Holidays!

♪ Snow is falling ♪ ♪ All around us ♪ ♪ Unless you live in a country that is ungodly hot like Australia ♪ ♪ In which case I don’t envy you ♪ The hope when it came to #12DaysofAnime was to have this be the final post, to be released on Christmas Day. Unfortunately writing […]

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Day 9: Growing Up Is A Lot Like Getting Lost In The Forest

This is Day 9 in #12DaysofAnime, however it is not coming out on Day 9. Life is insignificant. We’re all spiraling towards our inevitable deaths with lives full of pain, sadness and misery. Nothing matters anymore except the void where my heart should be. My one refuge, 12 Days of Anime, I let it down. Now […]

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Day 8: I Was Nominated For A Blog Award – A Story of Six Acts

Day 8, #12DaysofAnime. So as I mentioned in my last post I finished early and was hoping to use the spare time to plan ahead for today’s post. I then proceeded to come up with absolutely zero new ideas. Now today I’ve gotten two, the first of which will be a response to a Blog […]

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