Just five this time since there are 13 episodes total. I’m going to do a list for the 2015 series, the 1984 series as well as the TV specials eventually. 5. Dying Day (Episode 8) Lupin and Jigen meeting again and teaming up finally! An epic team is born! References to the 1971 series, and… Continue reading Top 5 Woman Called Fujiko Mine Episodes
My introduction to the Lupin III franchise. In most respects, it’s a good show. However, like many things Lupin III it is 80% the best thing ever and 20% totally engaging bullshit. Firstly, the art is incredible. At times the animation can be a bit static, but it’s nothing too bad overall. The characters have… Continue reading My Love/Hate Relationship with “Woman Called Fujiko Mine”
To put it most simply, an unlikable character can be a good thing, and is definitely encouraged for certain antagonists and even some protagonists, but an uninteresting character is every reader and writer’s nightmare. There seems to be a terrible problem of people who do character analysis and top 10 worst lists who really don’t… Continue reading The Difference Between Unlikable and Uninteresting: What a Bad Character Is
I’m only including the 1971 and 1977 series because I haven’t had the time to watch all of the 2015 series yet (which made me decide to exclude Fujiko Mine as well). And the 1984 wasn’t objectively good, so there wouldn’t be any of those episodes here anyways. I’m doing 11 because there are too… Continue reading 11 Best Episodes of Classic Lupin III
I’ve wanted Zenigata to have his own spin-off ever since I started watching the show. My entrance into the franchise was from Woman Called Fujiko Mine which itself is a character spin-off. And as excited as I was when the new spin-off was announced just a few weeks ago, it is far from what I would… Continue reading Why I’m Pessimistic About the New Zeni spin-off
When crafting the character, more important that their personality, backstory or appearance, are their motivations and dynamic with the people around them. And it is these two elements I too often find neglected in media. Either their motivations are too vague, like Rusty find a sense of belonging in the clan, or something that’s takes… Continue reading Why Zenigata is an Amazing Character
My childhood dream is coming true T_T Honestly, I couldn’t care less if it were good or bad, just so long as it is animated, I’ll be fine with it. A good friend of mine who lives in China tells me that Warrior is very popular in Hong Kong, and she goes there to buy… Continue reading Finally!