Wowee, the new anime season is upon us! And I...well I didn't really watch enough of last season to really comment on it! Oops! Truth be told, this season I’ve really only finished Citrus. Sora yori mo tooi basho was my actual Winter 2018 front-runner, but my little sister was really enjoying Citrus and Pop Team … Continue reading Top 10 Best Anime Eyebrows of Winter 2018: The Countdown You Absolutely Have Not Been Waiting For!
The way characters populate a frame can say a great deal about mood, the relationships of the characters, and rising tensions. I wrote quite a bit about the frequent usage of negative space in episode one and how it emphasized Mari's fear of the future and her lofty dreams. Episode two also uses negative space … Continue reading Visual loneliness in Sora yori mo tooi basho episodes 3 & 4
This week, I look at how setting, lighting, and twilight imagery complement the episode's mood and tone.
I wasn't expecting much from this series (and frankly, I wasn't expecting much from the Winter 2018 season at all), but episode one of Sora Yori mo Tooi Basho had me pleasantly surprised. I was a little confused when I saw it listed on Crunchyroll as A Place Further Than the Universe since I had … Continue reading Uneasy optimism in Sora Yori mo Tooi Basho Episode 1