Seen all Rating Comment
Zipang (TV) Good
Xam'd: Lost Memories (ONA) Decent
X (movie) So-so
X (TV) So-so
Wolf's Rain (TV) Excellent
Wolf's Rain (OAV) Excellent
Wolf Children (movie) Excellent
Witch Hunter Robin (TV) Decent
Windy Tales (TV) Good
Whisper of the Heart (movie) Masterpiece
When They Cry - Higurashi (TV) Decent
Welcome to Irabu's Office (TV) Good
Voices of a Distant Star (OAV) Good
(The) Vision of Escaflowne (TV) Good
Vampire Princess Miyu (OAV) So-so
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust (movie) Good
Urusei Yatsura: Beautiful Dreamer (movie) Very good
Un-Go (TV) Good
Twilight Q (OAV) Good
(The) Twelve Kingdoms (TV) Very good
tsuritama (TV) Decent
Trigun (TV) Decent
A Tree of Palme (movie) Not really good
Trava (OAV) Very good
Tokyo Godfathers (movie) Very good
Tobira o Akete (OAV 1995) Decent
Time of Eve (ONA) Excellent
Texhnolyze (TV) Masterpiece
Tekkonkinkreet (movie) Good
(The) Tatami Galaxy (TV) Good
Tales of the Street Corner (movie) Good
Tachikomatic Days (OAV) Decent
Superflat Monogram (movie) Decent
(The) Super Dimension Fortress Macross: Do You Remember Love? (movie) Very good
(The) Super Dimension Fortress Macross (TV) Very good
Summer Wars (movie) Excellent
Stink Bomb (movie) Excellent
Step Up Love Story (OAV) Weak
Steamboy (movie) Decent
Spring and Chaos (movie) So-so
Spirited Away (movie) Masterpiece
Spice and Wolf (TV) Decent
Space Pirate Captain Herlock The Endless Odyssey (OAV) Weak
(The) Sky Crawlers (movie) Very good
(The) Skull Man (TV) Good
Shigurui: Death Frenzy (TV) Excellent
She and Her Cat (OAV) Very good
Shadow Star Narutaru (TV) Decent
Serial Experiments Lain (TV) Excellent
(The) Secret World of Arrietty (movie) Very good
Scrapped Princess (TV) Good
Samurai Champloo (TV) Good
SaiKano: Another Love Song (OAV) So-so
SaiKano (TV) Decent
S-CRY-ed (TV) Good
Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal (OAV) Excellent
Rurouni Kenshin: Reflection (OAV) So-so
Running Man (movie) So-so
Rumbling Hearts (TV) Awful
Royal Space Force - The Wings of Honnêamise (movie) Masterpiece
Roujin Z (OAV) Very good
Robot Carnival (OAV) Very good
Revolutionary Girl Utena: The Movie So-so
Revolutionary Girl Utena (TV) Very good
Requiem from the Darkness (TV) Decent
Read or Die (OAV) Very good
Re: Cutie Honey (OAV) Good
RahXephon: Pluralitas Concentio (movie) So-so
RahXephon (TV) Very good
RahXephon (OAV) Bad
R20 - Ginga Kūkō (movie) So-so
R.O.D -The TV- Good
Pumpkin Scissors (TV) Not really good
Puella Magi Madoka Magica (TV) Excellent
Professor Dan Petory's Blues (OAV) Not really good
Princess Tutu (TV) Very good
Princess Mononoke (movie) Masterpiece
Princess Jellyfish (TV) Very good
Princess Arete (movie) Good
(Le) Portrait de Petite Cossette (OAV) Weak
Porco Rosso (movie) Masterpiece
Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea (movie) Excellent
Pom Poko (movie) Good
(The) Place Promised in Our Early Days (movie) Good
Perfect Blue (movie) Good
Penguindrum (TV) Good
Patlabor: The Movie Very good
Patlabor The Mobile Police (OAV 1/1988) Very good
Patlabor 2: The Movie Excellent
Parasite Dolls (OAV) Decent
Paranoia Agent (TV) Very good
Paprika (movie) Excellent
Pale Cocoon (OAV) Masterpiece
Outlaw Star (TV) Good
Other Worlds (movie) Not really good
Otaku no Video (OAV) Decent
(The) Order to Stop Construction (movie) Very good
Only Yesterday (movie) Masterpiece
One Piece: Omatsuri Danshaku to Himitsu no Shima (movie 6) Very good
Oh My Goddess! (OAV) Decent
Now and Then, Here and There (TV) Decent
Noiseman Sound Insect (movie) Very good
Noein - to your other self (TV) Decent
Nodame Cantabile (TV) Very good
Ninja Scroll (movie) Decent
Night on the Galactic Railroad (movie) Excellent
NieA_7 (TV) Excellent
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (movie) Masterpiece
Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death & Rebirth (movie) So-so
Neon Genesis Evangelion (TV) Excellent
Neo-Tokyo (movie) Good
Nekojiru Gekijō (TV) Weak
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (movie) Very good
My Neighbors the Yamadas (movie) Good
My Neighbor Totoro (movie) Excellent
Mushi-Shi (TV) Masterpiece
Moyashimon (TV) Good
Mōryō no Hako (TV) Excellent
Moribito - Guardian of the Spirit (TV) Excellent
Mōretsu Pirates (movie) Very good
Mononoke (TV) Masterpiece
Mobile Suit Gundam 0080: War in the Pocket (OAV) Very good
Mind Game (movie) Masterpiece
Millennium Actress (movie) Excellent
Metropolis (movie) Good
Mermaid (movie) Decent
Memory (movie) Decent
Memories (movie) Excellent
(The) Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (TV) Excellent
Master of Mosquiton (OAV) Decent
Male (movie) Very good
Magnetic Rose (movie) Excellent
Magic User's Club (TV) Good
Magic User's Club (OAV) Good
Macross Zero (OAV) So-so
Macross Plus (OAV) Good
Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro (movie) Very good
Living for the Day After Tomorrow (TV) Decent
Last Exile: Fam, The Silver Wing (TV) So-so
Last Exile (TV) Very good
Labyrinth (movie) Good
Kurenai (TV) Decent
Kurau: Phantom Memory (TV) Decent
Kujira no Chōyaku - Glassy Ocean (movie) So-so
Koi Kaze (TV) Very good
Kino's Travels: Life Goes On (movie) Decent
Kino's Journey (TV) Good
Kino no Tabi: The Beautiful World (movie) Good
Kimagure Robot (TV) Decent
Kiki's Delivery Service (movie) Excellent
Kids on the Slope (TV) Very good

Everyone is so goddamn pretty in the opening theme. And man, that montage is just fucking perfect. So much energy and movement.

The show's pretty, cool, too, even though lapses into easy melodrama a bit too much, and the ending/epilogue is arguably a bit too sparse. While it's sad that Ritsuko could not have been given more substantial role beyond being a metaphorical cheerleader for Kaoru and Sentaro, Watanabe nails the various anxieties and (art and social) clashes between them. And I love how important music is shown to be in their lives. The jazz is much more than a mere gimmick to grab people in with the animation's choreography: it conveys just how captivating the music is for these characters.

Really hope to see more good stuff from Mappa.

Key the Metal Idol (OAV) Not really good
Kemonozume (TV) Good
Kanon (TV 2/2006) Weak
Kamichu! (TV) Good
Kakurenbo - Hide & Seek (movie) Not really good
Kaiba (TV) Good
Junkers Come Here (movie) Decent
Jin-Roh - The Wolf Brigade (movie) Very good
INTERSTELLA 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem (movie) Not really good
Infinite Ryvius (TV) Decent
Humanity Has Declined (TV) Not really good
Howl's Moving Castle (movie) So-so
House of Five Leaves (TV) Good
Honey and Clover II (TV) Excellent
Honey and Clover (TV) Excellent
Hijikata Toshizo: Shiro no Kiseki (OAV) So-so
Higan (OAV) So-so
Hellsing (TV) So-so
Heat Guy J (TV) So-so
Hajime no Ippo - Mashiba vs. Kimura (OAV) Very good
Hajime no Ippo - Champion Road (special) Very good
Haibane Renmei (TV) Masterpiece
Gurren Lagann (TV) Very good
Gungrave (TV) So-so
Gunbuster 2: Diebuster (OAV) Very good
Gunbuster (OAV) Very good
Grave of the Fireflies (movie) Masterpiece
Golden Boy (OAV) Very good
(The) Girl Who Leapt Through Time (movie) Masterpiece
Ginga no Uo URSA minor BLUE (OAV) So-so
Gin Rei (OAV) So-so
Gilgamesh (TV) Weak
Giant Robo (OAV) Excellent
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex: Solid State Society (movie) Good
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 2nd GIG (TV) Excellent
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (TV) Excellent
Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence (movie) Decent
Ghost in the Shell (movie) Very good
Ghost Hound (TV) Excellent
Gauche the Cellist (movie) Very good
Gasaraki (TV) So-so
Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo (TV) Very good
Fullmetal Alchemist: The Movie - Conqueror of Shamballa Not really good
Fullmetal Alchemist: Seven Homunculi VS State Alchemists (OAV) So-so
Fullmetal Alchemist: Premium Collection (OAV) So-so
Fullmetal Alchemist: Kids (OAV) So-so
Fullmetal Alchemist: Chibi Party (OAV) Decent
Fullmetal Alchemist (TV) Very good
Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu (TV) Excellent
Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (TV) Good
Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (OAV) Decent
Full Metal Panic! (TV) So-so
From the New World (TV) Very good
Flowers of Evil (TV) Decent
FLCL (OAV) Masterpiece
Figure 17 (TV) Decent
Fighting Spirit (TV) Very good
Fantastic Children (TV) Good
Excel Saga (TV) So-so
Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (movie) Very good
Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance (movie) Very good
Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone (movie) Good
Eureka Seven (TV) Decent
Eternal Family (TV) Good
Escaflowne: The Movie Weak
Ergo Proxy (TV) Decent
End of the World (OAV) Weak
Elfen Lied (TV) Bad
Elfen Lied (OAV) Awful
El Hazard - The Magnificent World (OAV) Decent
Egao (special) So-so
Eden of the East: The King of Eden (movie) Good
Eden of the East: Paradise Lost (movie) Good
Eden of the East (TV) Good
Durarara!! (TV) Very good
Drop (movie) Good
(The) Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya (movie) Masterpiece
Digimon Adventure: Born of Koromon (movie) Excellent
Digimon Adventure: Bokura no War Game (movie) Excellent
(The) Diary of Tortov Roddle (ONA) Very good
Devil Lady (TV) So-so
Dennō Coil (TV) Very good
Death Note (TV) Very good
Dead Leaves (OAV) Decent
Darker than Black (TV) Decent
Daicon films (special) Very good
Cromartie High School (TV) Very good
Crest of the Stars (TV) Good
Cowboy Bebop: The Movie Good
Cowboy Bebop (TV) Very good
Comedy (OAV) Very good
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (TV) Weak
Children Who Chase Lost Voices (movie) Decent
(Le) Chevalier D'Eon (TV) Good
Cencoroll (movie) Very good
Catnapped! The Movie Good
Cat Soup (OAV) Very good
(The) Cat Returns (movie) Good
Castle in the Sky (movie) Very good
Cannon Fodder (movie) Very good
Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 (TV) So-so
Bubblegum Crisis (OAV) So-so
Boogiepop Phantom (TV) Not really good
Bodacious Space Pirates (TV) Very good
Blue Submarine No.6 (OAV) Decent
Blue Seed (TV) Awful
Blue Gender: The Warrior (movie) Awful
Blue Gender (TV) Not really good
Blood: The Last Vampire (movie) Not really good
Black Lagoon: The Second Barrage (TV) So-so
Black Lagoon (TV) Decent
Black Jack The Movie Not really good
Black Jack 21 (TV) Good
Black Jack (OAV) So-so
Big Windup! (TV) Very good
(The) Big O (TV) Good
Berserk (TV) Very good
Bastard!! (OAV) So-so
Barefoot Gen 2 (movie) Very good
Barefoot Gen (movie) Very good
Bakemonogatari (TV) Decent
Baccano! (TV) Masterpiece
Azumanga Web Daioh (ONA) Decent
Azumanga Daioh - The Very Short Movie Decent
Azumanga Daioh (TV) Very good
Ayakashi - Samurai Horror Tales (TV) Good
Armitage III (OAV) Decent
Aria the Animation (TV) So-so
Arcadia of My Youth (movie) Not really good
Aquatic Language (special) Very good
Appleseed (movie) Awful
(The) Animatrix (OAV) Decent
Angel's Egg (movie) Very good
Akira (movie) Very good
Air In Summer (special) Awful
Air (TV) Weak
Air (movie) Bad
Ah! My Goddess: The Movie Decent
5 Centimeters Per Second (movie) Decent