Monthly Archives: April 2011

On fanservice

Fanservice is an inevitable, unavoidable aspect of anime. In most shows, there would always be at least one scene or two with a female character being in some kind of sexually provocative situation, and we bloggers would thus term it … Continue reading

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ALL ANIME = ADVERTISEMENTS.

There’s something depressing about studying the Matrix trilogy for your literature class. One, we’re compelled to believe something Hollywood made is literature, and two, with all its talk of Baudrillard’s Simulacra and Simulacrum and whatnot, it all seems so fickle – … Continue reading

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RAGING REVIEW- Rio:Rainbow Gate

I suppose what appalled me the most about this 4-hour long charade of subtle porn, debauchery and a mind-numbing lack of any semblance of plot or logic whatsoever was that ,contrary to what most people say, it seems that it … Continue reading

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Despair and Hope in Puella Magi Madoka Magica

Plenty of spoilers ahead, but unless you’re living under the most darkest shadow on Pluto, I assume you have already watched the final episode and are still scrambling to put the exploded parts of your brain back together.

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AWP: Onii-chan no Koto nanka Zenzen Suki Janain Dakara Ne!!

Rewrite: Onii-chan no Koto nanka Zenzen Suki Janain Dakara Ne!!(Henceforth shortened to Ochinko.) Genres: Comedy, Ecchi, Romance, Seinen, Harem, Complete unadulterated bullshit Let’s get it started.

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Anime Rewrite!

Spurred by a fellow comrade’s new project,  I too, have been inspired to initiate one of my own. Have you ever watched an anime and felt bummed out by how boring it was? Sick and tired of watching K-On girls … Continue reading

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[C] and Ano Hana: Money, Business, Society and Friendship

Here at AOIA, we don’t have a particular theme for our writing. We just post whatever we can, whenever we can. Sometimes, we even post non-anime related stuff. But now, I’ll talk about our two shows in the most popular … Continue reading

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