Why Shaft is My Favorite Anime Studio


Obligatory head tilt.

To start, I want to say that I am sorry for not having updated for quite some time. I caught the flu and cannot say I was in a state to blog anything coherent. I hope you understand.

Everyone probably has their own favorite anime studio for one reason or another. Mine is Shaft, the studio that is both hated and loved for their unique approach to directing anime (thanks to Akiyuki Shinbou).

I will probably be accused of being an extremely shallow person for saying this, but this happens to be the very reason I love Shaft so much. Continue reading

12 Days of Christmas 2012 #11 – The Director of Girls und Panzer is a Pretty Cool Guy


I need to watch it.

The anime Girls und Panzer is rather bizarre in itself (I mean, cute girls and… tanks?), but never would I have thought the director would be odd himself. So odd he is a pretty cool guy.

I mean, how rare is it not for an anime director to prohibit showing panties? Continue reading