Posted by psgels on 27 April 2008 with categories: Random Posts

So, the nominations are over, and it’s time for the real voting. I’d like to thank everyone who nominated me in te preliminaries, I never thought that this many people consider this blog among the best of the episodic ones.

Apparently, the reader’s choice and blogger’s choice don’t start at the same time. I guess that the polls for the reader’s choice will be set up in a few days or so.

12 Responses

  1. DD says:

    I’d vote for you (because I’m your fan) but unfortunately I’m also one of the world’s biggest idiots. I’ve read the Rules and still can’t figure out how to vote for someone when I’m not able to register (no blog).

  2. psgels psgels says:

    Ack, my mistake! The readers’ poll hasn’t started yet… Sorry about that misinformation.

  3. DD says:

    Then I’ll check it out later. Thanks for the info. I was wondering if I should pronounce myself Internet illiterate or not.

  4. Impz says:

    The People’s choice is up. ^^ cheers =3

  5. marmot says:

    you can vote now, the peoples choice bit is at the bottom of the list on the right.

    Judging from nominations randomc may have episodic in the bag but we shall fight on!

  6. Solaris says:

    Gimme a link and a Sword of Miracle and i’ll fight for Psgels!!

    (A Dark Cristal Robe would be apreciated too, thanks…)

  7. Solaris says:

    Thank you Impz…

    …but what about my Sword of Miracle? ¬_¬” :P

  8. Solaris says:

    Omg i think i made a big mess with those votes XD

    …and with the registration on the top of all XD

  9. Vangui says:

    I have voted this blog because the one I was going to vote isn’t listed, but I hope you can win in that category.

  10. Neflyte49 says:

    http://animeblogawards.com

    Voten por SAB n_n (SAB is Star Anime Blog) n_n

    Suerte

  11. Denizen says:

    This is pretty much one of the best blogs, since it actually has something different and interesting to say.

    There’s no point blogging the exact same things as 10 other mainstream blogs, like some do.

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  • Emma
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:39 PM)
    @realist: If anything I love psychological stories, mental illness and dreamlike imagery and weird narratives. Just feel that anime does a poor job of it usually.
  • Bam
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:38 PM)
    *pacing
    *game
  • ninjarealist
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:37 PM)
    @Emma And I’m not attacking your opinion, it just seems like I have more of a taste for that genre of anime than you do.
  • Bam
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:37 PM)
    @Emma: I have seen True Detective and did enjoy it a lot. The pqcing could’ve been better but the style was fascinating and somber, somewhat like Fargo. And of course Gane of Thrones, mentioning that show at this point is redundant. I have HBO and Showtime subscription so I pretty much never miss the good shows.
  • Emma
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:36 PM)
    @Bam: Cobra is a genuinely good old anime, well the movie anyway.
  • ninjarealist
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:36 PM)
    @Emma I loved the characterization/atmosphere but you know, putting together that comment with your comment about Haibane Renmei, it seems like maybe you don’t have as much of a taste for dream-like mental illness narratives? I basically consider WIXOSS to be a show about mental illness and how the realities of life force us to distort our personalities. The card game was just a metaphor for that.
  • Emma
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:31 PM)
    I’m not really against slow pacing by in large, lol I love Eurodramas afterall. Wixoss lost me through its characterization and mishandled atmosphere and presentation of its card game.
  • ninjarealist
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:29 PM)
    @Emma I definitely thinks it Okada’s best dark series.
  • ninjarealist
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:28 PM)
    @Emma I mean WIXOSS is definitely a slow-burn but I guess I can’t blame you for dropping out after episode 6. I loved the suspense and the quiet sadness of the first part of the series, but it didn’t really pay off in a dramatic way until episode 9, which is honestly one of my favorite weird/creepy anime episodes of all time. I like the premise and I’m excited to see where this show goes in season 2 although I’ll be surprised if I like it more than season 1.
  • Emma
    (Sunday, Sep 21. 2014 08:26 PM)
    I think its safe to say that the light novels are the Japanese equivalent to horrend teen fiction in the west.

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