Anime is a young girl’s game — a moekko’s game to be exact. This is especially true now as, once a year, otakus decide that the number of crumpled tissues in the waste basket no longer suffice as a metric to accurately measure ‘HNNNGH-ness.’ Thus, we march to the tournament brackets!
Mamoru Hosoda’s Summer Wars has gotten a lot of high praise from both reviewers and bloggers. “Imaginative,” “gorgeous…” even “perfect” — these are just some of the words that have been used to describe this movie.
Well, they’re right about one thing… it is pretty. I just didn’t like anything else.