“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)"
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"
As I reached the end of my first playthrough, Route A, about 20 or so hours in, I erroneously came away with the assumption that my journey was at it’s end. If I had ignored the ending credits and decided to end my time with this game at that point, I honestly would’ve considered this game to […]Read more "Inkling Video Game Review: NieR: Automata"
When the anime adaptation for Attack on Titan came out back in 2013, it brought the relatively niche genre to new heights with regards to popularity and worldwide viewership. Their have been plenty of landmark anime shows that have aired before this one, but I don’t think their has been one that as amassed the rabid following and […]Read more "Inkling Anime Review: Attack on Titan (Season 2)"
I’m sort of feeling conflicted on how I felt about this anime upon completion. There were moments where I thought that Watamote remarkably encapsulated the time of being an awkward teenager trying to fit in, yet I still found it hard to sympathize with the main protagonist, Tomoko, even though I do see a lot of myself in her as […]Read more "Inkling Anime Review: Watamote"