Mixing Melodies: An Ode to Yoko Kanno – A True Pioneer of Music

For a very long time, I have been an admirer of the works of Yoko Kanno. As a fan of Anime, her work on the scores of the likes of Cowboy Bebop, Vision of Escaflowne, and Ghost in the Shell has made me a lifelong fan of her work, and when watching shows, I always …

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100 Days of Anime: Day 9

Oooh goody gumdrops, here we are at Day 9 with Favorite Anime Villain. This is a great one, because there are so many Anime villains out there, but just think how many of them have actually been more than just subpar. Time and time again, I see such mediocre villains popping up in Anime. Seriously, …

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Anime Review: Ghost in the Shell

Oh boy, here's a good one. Thanks to @theringhasawoken for suggesting this one. Ghost in the Shell is a large franchise consisting of several animated movies, several different animated TV series, a handful of video games, and now a live-action version starring Scarlett Johansson. For the sake of simplicity, we're going to exclude the live-action …

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