Vampire Knight Overview: One of the few anime I did read the manga of (at a friend's insistence) Vampire Knight is the story of Yuki Cross who's first memory is of snow and blood when her family were killed by vampires and she was saved by the vampire Kaname. Years pass and she now goes … Continue reading Vampire Knight Series Review: Tortured Teen Love Triangle With Fangs
Well for those who have followed my blog awhile you will know I was not a fan of the first season of Arifureta for a number of reasons so it is probably a bit weird to dive into season 2. However, with such good source material and a new director taking on season 2 I decided to see if this season could improve upon the mess of its predecessor. So how was episode 1?
In the Summer 2021 anime season How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom came out and kind of underwhelmed but I did say at the end of the season that if it got a sequel I'd probably watch because it wasn't all bad. Well, here's the start of season 2.
Merry Christmas to all my readers.
I will admit I am not the biggest fan of every story ending happily ever after with every protagonist succeeding. Yet, there are times when you definitely just need to find joy and inspiration and watching anime characters succeed against all odds is kind of an awesome way to do this. There are moments in … Continue reading Finding Joy and Inspiration In Watching Anime Characters Succeed
Hi all. This the season and all that and unfortunately things have gotten a little busier than expected with a few in real life things popping up and plans rapidly changing due to weather events, sudden opportunities and just working around other people's schedules. Everything is fine, just busy. The result is I am a … Continue reading A Small Delay
Recovery of an MMO Junkie Overview: Recovery of an MMO Junkie follows Morioka, who has given up work and going out doors to become a NEET by choice who plays an MMO. Her avatar is a male and she is partnered in the game with a healer called Lily. However, everything changes when on her … Continue reading Recovery of an MMO Junkie Series Review: Recommendation of the Wonderful Virtual Life
The Autumn 2017 anime season gave viewers many things, but one thing I took away from it was an absolute love of Chito and Yuuri, a duo made up of two moe girls surviving in a dying a world. In a show that really only had two characters for the majority of its run time, … Continue reading The Dynamics of Duos In Anime
One Week Friends Overview: Hase has been interested in Fujimiya for awhile but when he finally finds the courage to ask her to be friends she bluntly rejects him and then runs away. Later, he finds her on the roof and for a week they start to talk and get close before she starts to … Continue reading One Week Friends Series Review
Parasyte the Maxim, a title which makes us wonder if we've just been misspelling parasite our whole lives while simultaneously wonder what on earth 'the Maxim' might be. Don't get me wrong, I actually am a fan of this series but I've never quite figured out the title and unlike Bleach I just don't feel … Continue reading Parasyte the Maxim Series Review