Ever since I started going to college and entered the English Department, I noticed that I have become more analytical towards all forms of media. Films, music, books, television, nothing is safe from my critical wrath, especially cartoons. The reason I say cartoons specifically is because this particular medium has been a very important part of my life, up there next to anime, manga, and videogames. I grew up watching cartoons with my dad and I still do watch cartoons. However, because this is such a unique and creative medium, one would think that a show about six teenage evil fighting fairies would be close to great (I say great because nothing is perfect). Oh how wrong that person would be.
The widely popular Italian cartoon show Winx Club, created by Iginio Straffi, is a fantasy magical girl story about six female fairies that fight evil and do their best to protect Magix (the magic realm in which they live in). Bloom, Stella, Aisha, Musa, Flora, and Tecna are the show’s mai