Tasogare Otome x Amnesia 04 – The fear of losing those closest to you


The world of Tasogare Otome x Amnesia is a curious one, a place where worlds collide, one that is both frightening, but also eerily beautiful and captivating. It is a strange place that is a normal school for Niiya, Okonogi and Kirie inhabit as students, a place where normal, everyday school things take place. However, it also has another side, one of stories, myths and curses, an ethereal place that is beautiful and full of mysteries. It is also in a sense Yuuko’s prison, and her inability to leave this academy upsets her and makes her afraid for the future. Read more of this post

Tasogare Otome x Amnesia 03 – The eyes may see what the mind does not believe


Yuko’s existence is one of misunderstandings, isolation, ignorance and the pain of never truly knowing if she exists or what she looks like. Niiya helps to validate her existence through their constant interactions, and yet, there is an element of uncertainty that is stuck in the mind of Yuuko. It is as if Yuuko is afraid of her own existence, and the numerous ghost stories involving her name further demonstrate how, to the rest of the student body, she is a being of anguish, hatred and death. But more than that, it is something that has taken on a life of its own, completely changing the way, not only the people who attend the school think about Yuuko, but also the way she thinks about herself.  Read more of this post

Tasogare Otome x Amnesia First Impressions – Even ghosts can get jealous


Tasogare Otome x Amnesia is this seasons third anime about some form of supernatural occurance, the other two Sankarea and Kore wa zombie desu ka? Of the dead are largely to do with zombies and other strange beasties. Tasogare Otome x Amnesia is however to do with a ghost, a ghost with amnesia to be more specific, and yet, while the other two series have a big supernatural element, with lots of weirdness, this series is more akin to a mystery anime. The mystery of course is about who on earth Kanoe Yuuko is, along with the countless mysteries surrounding her demise, along with why she even has amnesia. Read more of this post