Fruits Basket: The Final Season Episode 2 Impressions

Post Sponsored by Crow's World of Anime. Fruits Basket continues to do what it does best which is make me cry and then laugh and then cry while still smiling and then leaving me wanting more even if I am an emotional wreck at the end of the episode. This final season is shaping up to be something very special. Read the full episode review and let me know what you thought of the episode.

Kiznaiver Series Review

Katsuhira can't feel pain and doesn't know why. This apparently makes him the target of bullies and an obsessive child-hood friend. However, Katsuhira and six of his classmates are used in an experiment to join their pain and begin a journey of emotional self-discovery. However, is it an entertaining journey? First posted June 2016.

Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song Episode 2 Impressions

Post sponsored by Ashley Capes. Episode 2 is more gritty and action packed than the first episode and to be honest, I really enjoyed every moment of it even if at one point I did have to do a double take to make sure I hadn't just skipped a scene. Read my full thoughts on the episode.

Moriarty The Patriot 2nd Season Episode 13 Review

The story of Irene continues and this episode has far more focus on Albert Moriarty. Things are definitely shaping up in this story and I'm curious as to where we're going with it all.

Top 5 Anime With Fairies

Tuesday's Top 5

Fairies are fun to see in stories because there's so many variations and forms on the idea of what a fairy is. From The Seven Deadly Sins to Amagi Brilliant Part, fairies show up over and over again. This list are my favourite appearances of fairies in anime (not necessarily best anime). As always, I'd … Continue reading Top 5 Anime With Fairies

Otherside Picnic Series Review

Urasekai Picnic is one of those anime that you are either going to really enjoy or find incredibly frustrating and ultimately you won't be wrong. Check out my full review of Winter 2021's Otherside Picnic anime.

I’ve Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years and Maxed Out My Level Episode 1 Impressions

Post sponsored by Lynn Sheridan A light novel adaptation isekai anime with an overpowered protagonist looking for the easy life... now where have I heard that premise before? But, as is always the case with these kinds of stories it isn't necessarily about new ideas so much as it is about execution. Looking at episode one of Slime 300, what did I think?

Top 5 Signs You’ve Been Completely Charmed By An Anime’s First Episode

It happens a lot. You watch a first episode usually going in without much clue and when you get to the end of that twenty minute block you are hyped. This is it. It will be the anime of the season. You must tell everyone about it. Sometimes the first episode is a sign of things to come and other times it is going to leave you disappointed by the end, but here are the top 5 signs you just got completely charmed by an anime's first episode.

Would Bofuri work if the protagonist wasn’t a cute female character?

I'm no stranger to discussing the appeal of cute or kawaii characters in anime (previous posts including "Just Add Cute" and "Is Being Kawaii Enough To Make You Watch an Anime?") however today I really do just want to discuss the Winter 2020 anime Bofuri also known as "Itai no wa Iya nano de Bougyoryoku … Continue reading Would Bofuri work if the protagonist wasn’t a cute female character?

How Not to Summon a Demon Lord Ω Ep 1 – God and Demon Lord

Well, this is quite a hit of nostalgia for me. Here I am watching How Not to Summon a Demon Lord,  a show I had enjoyed more than I expected to in its first season. But I’m also back doing episode reviews with Karandi. Always great to have a chat with you, K! Wait I…How … Continue reading How Not to Summon a Demon Lord Ω Ep 1 – God and Demon Lord