Like a lot of children, Punpun was a very inquisitive and bright kid that viewed the world with unbridled wonder and open arms. Over time though, he eventually became sullied by the mysteries and rigors of society, and just living in general. Oysasumi Punpun by Inio Asano is a tale that explores disaffected youth, child abuse, sexual deviance, religious values, suicide, and […]Read more "Inkling Mango Review: Oyasumi Punpun"
“In this world, is the destiny of mankind controlled by some transcendental entity or law? Is it like the hand of God hovering above? At least it is true that man has no control; even over his own will.” This is only one of many engrossing lines that you’ll hear throughout the course of Berserk. It originally […]Read more "Inkling Anime Review: Berserk (1997)"
Whether you constantly binge-watch films in rapid fire succession or indulge in them as an occasional treat every now and then, you probably have been asked the question, “What is your favorite film of all time?”. As much as I have grown to truly adore movies with a fervent passion, this question only continues to get more difficult […]Read more "Inkling Movie Review: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind"
Hiromichi Kojima is an athletically-gifted baseball player with an astonishing amount of accolades to his long and illustrious career. Unfortunately, his statistical production on the field has been wasted over the years since he plays for a lowly basement-dweller team known as the Lycaons. During one of his offseason conditioning trips in the island of Okinawa, he comes across […]Read more "Inkling Anime Review: One Outs"
Over time, I’ve come to expect a lot of eccentricity and absurdity in anime shows that are driven by comedy; it’s something that I really love. Excel Saga, which came out back in 1999, is an interesting take in the comedy genre since it mainly parodies various different tropes and conventions within anime in a very […]Read more "Inkling Anime Review: Excel Saga"
Whenever I peruse through Myanimelist to thoroughly decide on which anime to watch next, I usually tend to stay away from those that have an ‘Ecchi’ tag. It’s not that I don’t like ecchi, hell, one of my favorite anime shows, the Monogatari series is chock full of it. I just feel like ecchi sort […]Read more "Inkling Anime Review: Prison School"
Probably the last character I’d expect to be a charming and endearing protagonist in any show is a perverted deviant, usually they make me want to roll my eyes in disgust or cringe in absolute disdain. But lo and behold, that is exactly what I got in this anime. For today’s Inkling Anime Review, I’ll be talking about Golden […]Read more "Inkling Anime Review: Golden Boy"