Best Thriller Manga

You know that feeling when you are reading a story so compelling that you never want to stop reading? Your senses are heightened and you have no interest in anything happening around you. You forget to breathe, your heartbeat quickens and you scream out expletives when something unexpected happens. That is the fever of a…

Best Underrated Comedy Shows!

I figured this would be the perfect time for me to write this post because so many of my favorite shows are being aired on Indian Television now! I watch comedy series exclusively and these are some of the funniest, but they are not very popular. I will be excluding the likes of Friends, Big…

Console-quality Android Games #3

Woo! I am blown away by the multitude of excellent games available on the Google Play Store! Have you checked out the previous list?   Now that you’ve checked those out, let’s proceed! Asphalt Xtreme Although Asphalt 8 is an extremely popular game, I did not like it. The car physics are boring and track…

How to get books for free (and cheap)

Are you broke because you splurged on something as silly as clothes? (Lul, noob mistake- never buy anything except books) Don’t be a book pirate. The author will haunt your dreams. If you follow this guide and get books legally, the authors will send you Diwali gifts. Perhaps you are a new reader who wants…

Indian Console Gamers vs Nintendo

Am I a pro-gamer? I consider myself a ‘casual gamer’ because I play around 2-3 hours in a week and prefer easier games with least complications that I can just pick up and play anytime and not have to remember a lot of the story or moves. I dislike the addictive nature of endless games…

Is Death Note The Ultimate Weapon?

The human whose name is written in this note shall die.  No other words have evoked such immense curiosity in my mind than these when I read the first chapter of Death Note by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata. Death Note has become one of the the most popular Manga (and as an extension, Anime)….

The Forerunners of Folk Metal : Eluveitie

Pronounced as El-vay-tee, this band has become one of the most famous bands in Folk Metal. Folk Metal is a sub-genre of Metal music. Regular readers would know that I am particularly fond of this genre owing to the mix of Folk (soft, melodic) elements and Metal (harsh, fast) elements perfectly. Eluveitie’s ‘Inis Mona’ was…

Console-quality Android games #2

Slowly but surely, Android is becoming the king of portable gaming. Sure, you could get a 3DS or PS Vita or Switch; but you will have to shell out serious cash for these and their games are quite expensive too. Instead of carrying a game console separately, the convenience of playing console quality games on…

Redemption story done right (A silent voice review)

This story is about depression, suicide, loneliness and bullying. It is everything that I don’t like. But you know what? I loved it. The story explores all those topics but the most important one that ties them all together is: Redemption. The story follows a simple plot: When Shoko, a girl who cannot hear or…