Author Archives: otou-san

Does Hideaki Anno Remember Love?

Hey guys. Remember me? I’d like to take you on a quick little journey. The time: A little more than fifteen years ago. The place: Hideaki Anno’s brain. And what a dark place it is. I’m not going to cite … Continue reading

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Sympathy for the Devil-child: Mirai’s showing a bit of character (Tokyo Magnitude 8.0)

Tokyo Magnitude 8.0 (you know, the anime this blog is suddenly all about) seems to put a lot of value on realism. Research, realistic danger, microscopic detail on depiction of home life — it all serves to put us there so … Continue reading

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