So I know all of you have been waiting with baited breath to finally find out what happened to Kaiji! This section of the manga, with Kaiji planning his escape and then executing it has taken 22 chapters and now it seems like it's finally over! While it was great for most of it, there … Continue reading So What Happened to Kaiji? Kaiji Part 6 – Chapter 62 – Revelation – Review
There is an anime by the name of Tonegawa Middle Management Blues (TMMB) which is a spin off to Kaiji about Tonegawa, who has been a massive villain in the series and been the one in charge of most of the conflicts that Kaiji gets himself in. And though Tonegawa is drawn with the same … Continue reading This is Not Tonegawa
Spoilers for the manga of Kaiji, up to the most very recent chapter, which is chapter 312 of the Kaiji part 6. As of now Teiai have Kaiji cornered. He is trapped in his mums apartment complex, watched at all exits, with no possible way of escape. However something that I, and a couple of … Continue reading Did Kaiji Escape?
Welcome to my post talking about the top 5 shows that aired in 2018, the only requirements for a show to get onto this list is that 1 I completed it and 2 It released in 2018. That's because I only completed 5 anime's that aired this year! Due to this there are quite a … Continue reading Top 5 Anime of 2018!
It's time for the annual posts talking about the top 12 manga I read in 2018! Reading manga is quite a struggle for me and last year it wasn't even possible to make this list since I probably didn't even read 12 manga's in that year! But now that I have it's time to talk … Continue reading Top 12 Manga I read in 2018!
Something that I always thought would be interesting would be a live-action spin off of one of my favourite shows of all time Kaiji ultimate survivor. Well it turns out that one actually exists! While prying through the anime news network archives looking for interviews with my favourite mangaka Fukumoto Noboyuki I instead happened upon … Continue reading Netflix has a Kaiji Live Action Spin Off!
This might be a big one since this is the month where the post "I watched 24 hours of anime" was came out. Yeah. Tonnes of episode ones that I'll never revisit. Mirai Mirai is the new Momorou Hosoda film and I watched it in cinema's on it's release date! Yeah that shows just how … Continue reading What I watched in November (Recommendations and Reviews for Anime and Manga)
Hi we're back with the series where I talk about my favourite posts. If you missed the last one you can find it here! 10. Why you should be on My Anime List (2 Years on MAL) This post gets the number 10 spot just for it's information and trying to convince people to get … Continue reading 700 Posts: Top ten Anime Posts I’ve written
(This post features spoilers for both Kaiji and Liar game, but if you haven't seen any of these by now what are you doing? I've been writing about this stuff for ages!) Both Kaiji and Liar game are very similar shows in the fact that they feature gambling however the nature of the characters and … Continue reading Friendship and Betrayal in Kaiji and Liar Game
Before you start laughing at me I want to make it clear that I'm not talking about the Tonegawa spin off or any Kaiji sequel in the future. I'm talking about the manga and specifically Kaiji part 6. I will now begin to spoil everything about Kaiji from part 5 onward. If you want to … Continue reading Why The New Kaiji Might Just Be The Best (Spoilers)
So first of all I want to address the fact that I've not read or written a blog post in around 5 weeks. I'm sorry. I've had exams, two holidays and theirs a huge heat wave that is making me so tired I hardly want to do anything. It's not really an excuse at all … Continue reading Middle Manager Tonegawa ep 1 Review
My exams covered about half of this month and there was a holiday right at the end meaning I didn't watch too much, however there was still a week of pure nothing meaning that maybe I watched more than I thought! Trigun I enjoyed Triguns episodes even though I ended up dropping the show in … Continue reading What I Watched in June 2018 (recommendations and reviews for anime and manga)
Welcome to the NHK I watched this show while on a break from school and I felt a little bit like my life reflected it. During the holidays everything slows down to a halt, and for some reason even though everyone has way more time everything gets cancelled so there’s not as much to do! … Continue reading What I watched in April 2018 (Recommendations and Reviews for Anime and Manga)
In 2017 I watched a lot of anime and wrote about what I watched on a monthly, now it’s time to rank all of the shows to find which one was the best! So this is basically a top 12 list! New GTO Before you get excited by the new series of Great Teacher Onizuka … Continue reading The Best Anime’s I Watched In 2017!
Today I want to focus on something fun and good, since I don’t want to leave this 12 day challenge with a sad list of the worst shows of 2017, also it’s Christmas! Hope you all had a good time, since nobody bothers to read blogs on Christmas right? I don’t really know but I … Continue reading Favourite Anime Art Style! – 12 Days of Anime Christmas Day 12
I may discuss terrible and twisted topics in the next upcoming 12 days however I wanted to set today aside to remember what this whole challenge is all about, um so friendship I guess. Friendship in the midst of terrible and twisted things, only by sheer coincidence. In the face of horrific danger and a … Continue reading A Friends Sacrifice in Kaiji – 12 Days of Anime Christmas Day 1
In a similar style to Mother's Basement's "what's in an OP?" series I've always wanted to talk about anime openings and endings and now here's my chance with a really brilliant song which is near and dear to my heart: Mirai wa bokura no te no naka. Have a listen to the OP: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j7myzgxz9nI And Here's … Continue reading Kaiji – The Future Is In Our Hands
Once you’ve completed Kaiji part one and two you probably feel in doubt whether you should continue with the manga, since kaiji ended sort of weirdly and the 2nd season wasn’t as good as the first, let me explain why. The first part of the season is within a forced labour camp after the fallout … Continue reading The End Of Kaiji And Should You Continue The Manga?
This list isn’t about simple generic villains. These people are evil, manipulative, twisted and soulless – stopping at nothing to raise themselves whilst lowering other people into the depths of hell. They don’t need to have a massive catalogue of evil deeds to be a brilliantly evil character, they just need to communicate terror or … Continue reading Top 5 Evil Anime Characters who will destroy you
Whenever I write these summations of anime watched I can’t tell if the anime I watch look like a lot or a little depending on who you are / who you ask. These are going to be the shows that I’ve watched quite a lot of (e.g I watched one episode of Noragami and ping … Continue reading What I Watched In February 2017 (Recommendations and reviews)
A somewhat weird thing to want, I do admit however I feel like it’s quite an easy thing to justify. Having watching anime for a long time I’ve not felt hooked into a show for a while, there’s plenty of shows that I enjoyed just not any that I was motivated to finish quickly. For … Continue reading What I Want From Anime: Good Cliffhangers