30-day anime challenge #6: Anime you want to see but haven’t yet

This topic came at a perfect time, because I watched One Punch Man for the first time tonight.

One Punch Man

To be honest, I wasn’t sure if this was another typical shounen-type of series. It reeks of Dragonball Z everywhere.

But then I sat in for the session with Makoto Furukawa at the Anime Festival Asia, and I was intrigued.

I see why now. I’m already on to episode 4, and I haven’t stopped laughing at how ridiculously exaggerated the whole thing has been.

And that face… that face… that Saitama face…

brush teeth

This is the face of a very practical man. Someone who lives on a day-to-day basis. No airs of being the strongest man alive. If you must fight, do it when the supermarket doesn’t have a sale. Knock on his front door, not destroy his ceiling. Don’t tell your sob story. Get to the point.

Yes, this has been very, very refreshing. Like Ouran levels of refreshing.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s