Grave of the Fireflies

Have You Seen Studio Ghibli’s Most Heartwarming and Heartwrenching Films?

When people hear Studio Ghibli, generally the first thought that comes to mind is that of a mystical, fantasy, emotional and heartwarming story. A tale of young girls and boys, the challenges they face and overcoming them. However, there are also tales woven together by Studio Ghibli which don’t necessarily end happily or provoke that…

5 of the Most Captivating, Memorable Male Characters of Ghibli

Studio Ghibli, the great Japanese animation studio best known for its magical worlds, captivating stories and most importantly, its focus on strong and interesting female protagonists. Many of us who are familiar with the works of Studio Ghibli are very aware that the studio champions brave and intelligent female heroes which differentiate its films from…

Watch the World’s Saddest Anime of all Time: Grave of the Fireflies

Anime is often thought as trivial, childish fare by the outsider, but anyone who has actually watched some good anime films will know that the best anime are more realistic, more complex and have more adult-like themes than the vast majority of mediocre real-life fares. And one of the most humane of them all happens…

3 Animes to make you think or cry!

Many people perceive anime and manga to be childish aspects of Japanese culture and that they are only for children to watch. However for all anime fans out there you will be aware that it is not the case, some anime in fact possibly should not be watched by children. Like any medium anime or…