The Hunt for November

blogging anime and life

Pokemon Fire Red

This weekend, I was seized by a sudden desire to play some Pokemon, and not the new crap (Diamond, Pearl, Ruby, Sapphire, etc.). These are my thoughts on the 3rd Gen remix of Pokemon Red.

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March 7, 2009 Posted by | games | Leave a comment

Spring 2009 Anime Watch List

So, here’s a tentative list of what I’ll likely be watching this spring season.

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February 27, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Disclosure of QQ’s Status

As noted on the site, we are not dead. However, I’d like to apologize for the delays so far (we have yet to release 11), and I’d like to give some reasons and the current status of QQ. Read more by clicking below.

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January 22, 2009 Posted by | anime | , , , | 3 Comments

The End of Code Geass

The end of the second season of Code Geass, R2, generated a tremendous amount of controversy about the exact circumstances of the end. Koda from GG has written long rants and a commendable dissertation about whether or not Lelouch died at the end or, as has become popular, he is alive and well enough to drive a cart into exile with CC, the erstwhile witch. I’ll take a look at Koda’s arguments and just ramble on about my thoughts and questions. Read on!

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January 12, 2009 Posted by | anime | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Merry Christmas!

Clannad Christmas!

A Clannad Christmas (image taken from Sankaku Complex)

Merry Christmas, people of the 2D world! Have a great new year as well 🙂

December 25, 2008 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Stream of Consciousness: CAR @ NYG 12/21/08

Eli Manning and Jake Delhomme (credit ESPN for the picture)

Just using this as an outlet to scribble down my thoughts for this Sunday Night Football matchup between the 11-3 Panthers and the 11-3 Giants. All player links go to their ESPN player pages. Read on!

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December 21, 2008 Posted by | sports | , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Reflections: AS 12

What we've been waiting for...
Clannad AS 12: Unexpected Incident

So, after watching the lion’s share of this week’s anime, I had to scribble down some thoughts I had about these eps. There was a lot of drama and plot advancement, as wells as a ton of touching moments. First up is Clannad, read on!

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December 19, 2008 Posted by | anime | , , , | Leave a comment

Red Alert 3 – Thoughts

So after playing a few hours of Red Alert 3 (sampling the campaign, but mostly playing skirmishes against the AI) I have to vent a bit about the game. There’s a ton of good things (including the beautiful ex-Playboy playmate playing Tanya in the cutscenes), but some really clear faults that really need to be addressed for the game to reach its potential.

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December 15, 2008 Posted by | games | , , , | 4 Comments

Clannad After Story OP

After watching the first episode of After Story, I can’t wait to blog it. I was particularly struck by the opening music and the video. Here’s a megaupload link to the download, and the youtube video of it!

“Toki wo Kizamu Uta” by Lia

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October 5, 2008 Posted by | anime | , , | Leave a comment

Looking at the Fall Lineup

This fall brings quite a few shows that I’ll be following:

  • Clannad After Story
  • Akane Iro ni Somaru Saku
  • Hyakko
  • Toradora

I’m also waiting for the subs of a few other series before I render a verdict, namely:

  • Tales of the Abyss
  • To Aru Majutsu no Index
  • Chaos;Head
  • Kannagi
  • Kemeko DX

Frankly, loved the first episodes of the four listed above, so there’s a great chance I’ll be watching them. I’m starting this blog after the fact, so let me take a little time to catch up.

EDIT: All listed anime were very watchable; picked up.

October 5, 2008 Posted by | anime | | Leave a comment