I know I haven’t posted for a while, so I thought that I would create a simple list of all the Anime that I have caught up on this year. This has been an Anime filled year, having re-discovered my affection for the genre in February. As you can tell, I am a bit of an Anime fan, I am sure there are people out there that have seen far more Anime than me but this is a fair amount for me. I have only included the Anime that I actually finished not the stuff I started and then abandoned cough Seven Sins cough. I mainly watch Anime on Netflix and Blu-Ray/DVD though recently discovered Crunchyroll. You can check out more of what I have and am watching on my Hummingbird profile, I try to keep it up to date. Hopefully this list will help you discover something new, or rediscover something you loved in the past. This is simple a list, I was going to create a link to each item on Amazon, but a lot of it isn’t on there (I know I was shocked too).
My first Anime spotlight was on Ghost In The Shell Arise, this time I look at Pyscho-Pass Season 1.
Pyscho-pass is set in the year 2112 in a dystopian Japan. Japan has once more isolated itself from the wider world. In this Japan all citizens mental state, personality and the probability that they will commit a crime is measured using a “cymatic scan” by the Sibyl system. The result of this scan creates a citizens Pyscho-Pass and resulting Crime Coefficient. If a person’s Crime Coefficient which is the likelihood that they will commit a crime, goes above a certain level then the authorities intervene. The level of the response depends on the Crime Coefficient, the higher the Crime Coefficient is, the more severe the response up to and including killing the citizen.