Weekly Look: All Out! Episode 1 & 2

As someone that’s recently become a fan of the sports genre of anime; I’ve decided to attempt a weekly review of the series All Out!  As a side note; I wasn’t really sure which series to even cover this season. I’m about a couple weeks behind now  — so I’ll be writing about the first…

Most Anticipated Anime of Fall 2016: Markermus Prime Edition

Occultic; Nine “The “paranormal science” story follows nine idiosyncratic individuals, linked by the “Chōjō Kagaku Kirikiri Basara” occult summary blog run by 17-year-old second-year high school student Yūta Gamon. Little incongruities that occur around these nine eventually lead to a larger, unimaginable event that may alter what is considered common sense in this world.” Occultic;…

heyitszel’s most anticipated: Fall 2016 Edition.

The Fall 2016 is just around the corner.  Markers and I had a discussion and decided we should both write about what we think our most anticipated shows will be this season. So, here we go! 1. Haikyuu!! Season 3 : Karasuno Koukou VS Shiratorizawa Gakuen Koukou At long last, Karasuno is up against Shiratorizawa!…

“A Silent Voice” Trailer

『聲の形』 or “A Silent Voice” is a fantastic trailer for a slice of life anime with a common plot in romantic slice of life anime, but with a twist on the heroine of the movie. From the trailer the animation already looks great and the peaks of voice acting from the heroine of this title…

Summer 2016 | Mid-Season Review: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

heyitszel here with another post! We’re about midway through the 2016 Summer Season now. And I’ve decided to do a quick write up on my impressions of the shows this season as it appears that I’ve took it upon myself to watch most of the summer season.  For the most part Summer 2016 seems to…

A Newcomer’s Introduction

A Challenger new Author Appears! Hi There! As a new contributing author to level potato and as my first blog about anime ever, I figured what better way to give a semi-introduction to who I am and what my interests in anime are by listing my favorite anime thus far.  I originally had written this to be…

10 Animes You Can Now Binge On

With “now” being the operative word here. Here is a list of anime that is ready for complete indulgence with the winter 2016 season coming to an end.  

Lethal Soul – Anime opening parodies!

This morning Tokyo Otaku Mode has made me aware of a pretty awesome channel on YouTube, Lethal Soul. Check out their One Punch Man Parody! Honestly the best part of their channel is their parodies, they’re honestly well done and including the opening in the bottom right definitely helps remind me what the opening actually…

Cosplay Purchase Review: Sohoku Jersey Yowapeda

I am a big fan of Yowamusha Pedal or Yowapeda and have become an avid cyclist lately, taking part in the Festive 500 on Strava and going on almost daily rides on my Specialized Secteur road bike. After seeing a post on reddit and considering that I may want a biking jersey I purchased the Sohoku…

Growing up with what you love

In many ways through out life (in my life anyway) there have always been acceptable fandoms and unacceptable fandoms. I don’t mean like Twilight and Lord of the Rings, but more like sports and anime. In many ways while growing up, cartoons were “for kids” but not really for kids because have you seen how…

The 7 Nuances you Find in Today’s Anime

In the years I have been watching anime, I have come to notice a lot of commonality with each other, but I suppose that is to be expected with the length of time anime has been around. with that being said I give you the top 7 I have found in most anime as of…