Category Archives: Anime

Engaged to the Unidentified

What would you do if you found out that a marriage had been arranged for you, and your fiancé was a near-stranger you hadn’t seen since childhood? I can’t really get myself into that head-space, but it’s an interesting premise … Continue reading

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Gunslinger Girl

The Junkyard presents a review by Daz of the anime series Gunslinger Girl: I’ve just finished Gunslinger Girl and I really didn’t know what to make of it at all. An agency within the police force takes abused girls from … Continue reading

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Erased Episode 8

“Spiral” The view from Igirisu: Without spoiling the end of Erased, when we eventually get to find out who the killer is let’s just say it didn’t confound my expectations at all. This is a series with so few potential … Continue reading

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Elfen Lied

I’m not keen on violence in television and film so I never expected to enjoy a series like this, packed full of dismemberments and bodies being sliced and diced in any way possible. If you can’t stomach blood and gore … Continue reading

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Glass Mask

The Junkyard presents a review by Daz of the anime series Glass Mask.  Contains some spoilers:  Recently I felt that I was doing myself wrong by overlooking the longer shows. Some of these shows have been on my watch list … Continue reading

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Erased Episode 7

“Out of Control” The view from Igirisu: “Go back! Go back! Just once more… please!” Whether it’s sheer willpower that takes him back, or heightened emotions, or his prayers being answered, Satoru returns to 1988 and his date with Kayo … Continue reading

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The Quintessential Quintuplets

Futaro Uesugi is an academically brilliant but friendless student whose family are living in poverty. When his little sister tells him that a tutoring job has been lined up for him that will pay good money, he is delighted that … Continue reading

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