シマシマ (Shima Shima) is a 2008 manga by Yamazaki Sayaka. I have the Korean version.… Shima Shima 
Fūrin Kazan 風林火山 was NHK’s 46th taiga drama.… Fūrin Kazan 
Fujishima Kosuke, he rose to his fame with Aah! Megami sama (Oh, my Goddess) series. Before his hit series, there was You are under arrest! series which I am going to review in this entry.… You are under arrest 
Komyo ga Tsuji is 45h NHK taiga drama. This aired in 2006. The title “功名が辻” can be a pain to translate into English. There are no precise English words for it. I would loosely translate it as “The crossroad to glory”.… Komyo ga Tsuji 
Nana is a story of two women who share the same pronunciation of their names. Their kanji is different, mind you.… Nana 
Irresponsible Captain Tylor was an interesting anime series in 1990s. Actually, come to think of it, I believe I can classify this anime as one of a kind because I haven’t seen anything like this ever since.… Irresponsible Captain Tylor 
Taiga drama is NHK’s longest running show. Ever since 1963, bar some years due to World War, NHK has aired a 49 (or 50)-episode series about someone from their history every year.… Sanada Maru 
Patlabor was and is still an oddball. It is one of few series which I favor anime over manga. Therefore, I will be talking about the anime although I will show you a small collection I have for this at the end of this article.
I also consider both manga and anime canon, so I will mix events from both plots.… Patlabor 
Ii Hito ( いい ひと ) means “a good person”. いい being “good”. ひと means a human being.
If you’ve watched anime, you have probably heard of both words frequently.
The protagonist is Kitano Yuji. He is a young man who has just arrived in Tokyo for work. He has a girlfriend in Daeko. Their relationship starts out as a long distance one in the beginning but they’ve been a couple for some years ever since their college days.… Ii Hito 
Ozanari Dungeon is what I’d call a typical fantasy adventure series. This was released in 1989 which is more than 30 years ago although I must point out that it ran from 1989 to 1996.
Typically, in a fantasy adventure, there is always one thing: The MC has hidden powers of some sort.… Ozanari Dungeon