AMV Spotlight – Charlotte: Back to Life by AnimeMVfanUA

I was a big fan of Charlotte last season, with its unique take on super powers and its stellar cast of characters… apparently I wasn’t the only one who thought so. YouTube user AnimeMVfanUA created this AMV to try to express Charlotte’s amazing story in a much more compressed form, and I have to say… he did a good job.

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AMV Spotlight – Melody of My Life by 0kamiRvS

Your Lie in April was a show that chronicled the progress of someone coping with childhood trauma through music. To me its greatest strengths were the hopeful overtones seen through the depression, and the incredible art direction and animation.

Youtube user 0kamiRvS┬áhas captured those facets in a way that is hard to explain. So rather than trying to, I’ll just show it to you.

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GMV Spotlight – Final Fantasy XIII: Sleep Well, My Angel by TheXenatron

It’s been a while since I’ve done an AMV spotlight… so I’m sorry for that. But I couldn’t let #JRPGMonth without spotlighting at least one of the incredibly talented Game Music Videos(GMVs) out there created for JRPGs. The Final Fantasy XIII trilogy’s outstanding graphics and plethora of cutscenes are perfect for this type of creation, as spotlighted by creator TheXenatron.

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The Blade’s Edge – December Update

It’s almost time for Christmas… and you know what that means? Well ya, it means that it’s winter, and it means also means everyone’s going to be broke soon… and it means we’re prettymuch out of new releases since nobody wants to release this close to Christmas. But now that the gloomy news is over… it also means a few good things.

First, it means that the Autumn anime season is starting to come to an end… so either the end of this month or the beginning of the next the reviews should start, but more importantly it means LISTS! And now just shopping lists, year in review lists as well. So let’s get on with this.

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The Blade’s Edge – November

Hello everyone! Another month has passed, and we’re about to enter November! Happy Hallowe’en everyone! It’s time to take a look in our crystal ball and explore what November has to offer us.

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