Single of the Week: "Main Theme" by Kenji Kawai (Higurashi no Naku Koro ni OST)

Thanks to Mrs Blunder of
Project Otaku, I got the idea to feature this creepy anime song as the single of this week. Kenji Kawai is one of my favorite anime composers and I believe this song perfectly captures his grasp for the eerie. And Higurashi has plenty of that.

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Single of the Week: "Kuchizuke" by Buck-Tick (Shiki OP1)

Sorry for the inactivity these past two weeks. Midterms are always pretty time consuming. Now that my work has lightened up, I can find the free time to dedicate to my blog and catch up on the tons of anime I have yet to watch this season. But with Halloween right around the corner, I really wanted to suggest a horror anime just to get into the spirit of things. Here is one of my personal horror favorites . . .
Shiki. Oh but wait, this is a “sotw” post. Well, the song is not bad either.

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Summer Anime 2013 ~ Reviews ~ Part 1 [Watamote, Sunday Without God, Silver Spoon, Brothers Conflict, Free!]

Watamote [Watashi ga Motenai no wa Dou Kangaetemo Omaera ga Warui!]:

Social anxiety and awkwardness is something we can all pretty much relate to. Don’t lie. You know you’ve had your fair share of embarrassing moments, but here, Tomoko takes social awkwardness to a whole different level – forcing us to relive those tragic bleak moments of our lives, while allowing us to laugh at ourselves too.  Continue reading

Single of the Week: "Complication" by ROOKiEZ is PUNK’D (Durarara!! OP2)

ROOKiEZ is PUNK’D is a Japanese band I am more familiar with, due to their collaborations in Ao no Exorcist and Bleach. Their music is the kind of music you would generally find in my ipod.

Out of the two openings of Drrr!!, “Complication” is my favorite. After all, the anime can be quite complicated(te he) – starting with the title of the anime. It is quite a mouthful, but fun to say: Durarara!! Continue reading