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The Halloween crap-fest begins. Watching High School of the Dead for Ani-Crap Review.
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Think of this as my effort trying a make a new anime review web-show. I take whatever complete titles I have in my collection and review them on title quality, English dub (if there is one), audio/video/subtitle options and extra features. Before the review, I talk about the history of the title's licensing, how I got it and how easy it would be to collect it. My first review is on Studio Ghibli and Hayao Miyazaki film, Kiki's Delivery Service. Check it out here:
 
 
And yes, I am open to suggestions for future reviews on titles that I have in my collection. To those too lazy to check my Youtube channel, here are titles I have in my collection that I will be willing to review:
Tokyo Godfathers
Porco Rosso
Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade
Millennium Actress
Perfect Blue
Tenchi Muyo in Love
Paprika
Grave of the Fireflies
Castle in the Sky
Armitage: Dual-Matrix 
Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind
Princess Mononoke
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust
The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
Whisper of the Heart
Tenchi Muyo OAVs (1+2, 3)
Petite Cossette
Read or Die
ROD The TV
Koi Kaze
Spice and Wolf
Kino's Journey
Blue Drop
His and Her Circumstances
Now and Then, Here and There
Tenchi Universe
My-Hime
Elfen Lied
Witch Hunter Robin
Escaflowne
.hack//SIGN
When They Cry: Higurashi
Berserk
Gunslinger Girl (both seasons, Il Teatrino OAV)
BECK: Mongolian Chop Squad
Arjuna
Full Metal Alchemist (first series and movie)
Serial Experiments Lain
Nadia: Secret of Blue Water
Noein
Gungrave
Rumbling Hearts
Mushi-shi
Cowboy Bebop
Fantastic Children
Last Exile
Fruits Basket
Azumanga Daioh
Haibane Renmei
Key the Metal Idol
RahXephon
Paradise Kiss
Emma: Victorian Romance (both seasons)
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Hands down, my favorite anime soundtrack comes from Key the Metal Idol. It's not really well-known nowadays, especially since the DVDs of the series have been long out-of-print from Viz and are hard to come by. But the series has a hauntingly powerful soundtrack from songs like Lullaby, In the Night and Watashi ga Soba ni Iru. Here are some songs from the series:
 
 
   
    
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While I do find lolicon and shotacon to be lacking in taste for me, I think banning them outright would place a hazardous situation onto fans of that aspect of anime. Much like hentai, eroge and other similar outlets, lolicon and shotacon provide a means by which fans of it can let out their urges without inflicting them upon any real child in real life. After all, Japanese society does place very high standards on conformity and respect for others which there are people who find it very difficult to adapt to unless they have some outlet to let out any violent and/or sexual urges that doesn't inflict harm onto others in real life. I believe banning anything like lolicon and shotacon would increase the likelihood of such people committing a violent or sexual act in real life as without an outlet for their repressed aggression, there will be a breaking point where such people can't handle the pressures of society any longer.  There hasn't been any documented evidence that proves any lolicon or shotacon fans committing any real life crime against a living person. So as long as there isn't any such unbiased evidence behind this, I can't really support such a ban.
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Here's another 5 Second clip from me featuring Shion and Keiichi with a mix of fan service and violence.
 
 
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In this latest 5 Second clip I've made for Read or Die TV, Nenene doesn't want to let some skeletons out of her closet.
 
 
 
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