Yankumi: The Bad-Ass Teacher with a Big Heart

30-DAY ANIME CHALLENGE < Day 3 | Day 5 > Day 4:  Favourite Female Anime Character Unlike Day 3 of this anime challenge where I found it difficult to choose my favourite male anime character, Day 4 isn’t very hard for me.  So my favourite female anime character is Yamaguchi Kumiko or more known as Yankumi from the […]

Fiery Portgas D. Ace: Come Back To Life Please!!! 。゚( ゚இ‸இ゚)゚。

30-DAY ANIME CHALLENGE < Day 2 | Day 4 > Day 3:  Favourite Male Anime Character Choosing my favourite male anime character is difficult.  I have so many!  I can’t decide on my number 1 favourite among them.  But I don’t want to list all of them in this post, so I decided to choose only […]

ONE PIECE: From First Impression to Undeniable Passion

30-DAY ANIME CHALLENGE < Day 1 | Day 3 > Day 2:  Favourite Anime You’ve Watched I don’t even have to think about this one.  Without a doubt, my number 1 favourite anime of all time is ONE PIECE by Oda Eiichiro–sensei (尾田 栄一郎). My passion for ONE PIECE is not what you would describe as love-at-first-sight.  In fact, I kind of took […]


30-DAY ANIME CHALLENGE < Day 30 | Day 1 > Day 1: Very First Anime You Watched I don’t remember exactly the very first anime that I’ve watched.  But I remember already watching anime since kindergarten.  Maybe I was already watching anime as a baby.  (´艸`)  I remember that the most distinct anime titles I watched as […]

Bakuman: Inspiration For All Writers, Artists, and Dreamers

Rating:  😀 😀 😀 😀 😀  (perfect 5 grins) Bakuman. (バクマン。) is a manga series created by the same mangaka duo responsible for the masterpiece Death Note.  Like Bakuman‘s Takagi Akito, the manga is written by Oba Tsugumi-sensei (大場つぐみ) and like Mashiro Moritaka, it is illustrated by Obata Takeshi-sensei (小畑健).  The manga is then adapted into a 3-season anime, faithfully following […]

The SKIP BEAT of My Heart

Rating: 😀 😀 😀 😀 (4 out of 5 grins) Skip Beat! (スキップ・ビート!) is a shoujo manga created by Nakamura Yoshiki-sensei (仲村佳樹).  I started reading this manga way back when I was still a high school student.  I was looking for a good manga to read, and an acquaintance recommended this.  I wasn’t that enthusiastic when I read the […]