Category Archives: From the New World

Top 20 Anime of 2013

After a barrage of really good series last year, 2013 stepped things back a little to take a breather, slowly working its way up from an empty winter season to a promising-but-disappointing spring to an acceptable summer before finally pouring … Continue reading

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12 Days of Anime 2013, Day 11: Fiend

I’m still in absolute awe of how entirely wrong Shinsekai Yori managed to prove my worry  at the halfway point that it had dug itself too deep to be able to rise out of the hole and become a truly … Continue reading

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Winter 2013 Season Review

And finally, the lackluster winter season has come to an end. I haven’t had much to say these last three months, as none of the new shows really stood out to me at all. Ultmately, while a couple of the … Continue reading

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The Best Character in Shinsekai Yori

Last time I discussed the characters in Shinsekai Yori, I half-jokingly noted that Squealer, “the little rat dude,” had been my favorite character in the series so far. That claim was then intended to be a blow against the series … Continue reading

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Top 20 Anime of 2012

It’s been a while since I posted my thoughts on the anime of the Fall 2012 season, so it’s high time I took a step back and reflected on the last year as a whole. It was a strong year … Continue reading

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Fall 2012 Season Review

It’s that time of the season. You know, the time when it’s over. So what better time to look back and check up on all those shows I’ve been watching? I can’t think of one.

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From the New World, Episode 11: Forgetfulness and Forgettability

In this week’s episode of Shinsekai Yori, the characters forget who Shun is. This is the most I’ve identified with any of them all series.

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