Akiba’s Trip Episode 5

Review: Let's go through the formula again; this time with retro-video games. Points to Akiba's Trip for realising that eating up more than five minutes in setting up Tamotsu's latest fixation is boring, but minus about a thousand arbitrary points for not realising that just introducing a red-herring for the villain of the week isn't … Continue reading Akiba’s Trip Episode 5

Akiba’s Trip Episode 4

Review: Akiba's Trip was never going to be my kind of anime but the first episode was entertaining, bright, there were some genuinely funny lines, and the pace kept things moving along so you never felt like you just waiting for the next bad gag to land. By episode 4 this show has definitely developed … Continue reading Akiba’s Trip Episode 4

Akiba’s Trip Episode 2

Review: I get the feeling that this is a show I'm going to forget as soon as I'm done watching it but I'll have a great collection of screen caps. Like this one where Tomotsu's sister clearly empathizes with his situation having died and been brought back last week. Or this one, where Tomotsu announced … Continue reading Akiba’s Trip Episode 2

Akiba’s Trip Episode 1

And here we start sampling shows from the Winter season. I'll post thoughts on the first episode or two before deciding my final watch list for the season. Overview: After being attacked by an unknown evil, Tamotsu Denkigai is stuck in Akihabara fighting to keep the streets safe. - Crunchyroll Yes, I borrowed the overview … Continue reading Akiba’s Trip Episode 1