anime & manga consideration

[Meta] Alucard and Alchemy

I actually doubt Hirano meant to attach much symbolism to Hellsing but his decision to associate Alucard with the Bird of Hermes is one of my favorite aspects of the character and provides food for thought especially when alchemical symbolism is such a complex subject. Considering that alchemy and vampirism are not frequently associated with […]

Hellsing Ultimate OVA V

With Alucard stuck in dreamland with the spirit of his Jackal, the Major launches a full assault on London, instructing Zorin to take down the main headquarters of Hellsing. Integra is seen with Penwood, lending him mental support and spurs the latter to stand his ground as his officers do their best to consolidate their […]


This blog hosts a collection of my thoughts on various anime and manga titles. The content of each post may vary from full series reviews to single-episode-based summaries to random discussions.