The Ancient Magus’ Bride Series Review: Magic Feels, Mundane Plot

The Ancient Magus' Bride was a highly anticipated anime when it came out in the Autumn 2017 season. Now completed in Winter 2018, what are your final thoughts? Review: Having never read the source material for this one, I still managed to read an abundance of spoilers before going in and while watching it there … Continue reading The Ancient Magus’ Bride Series Review: Magic Feels, Mundane Plot

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The Ancient Magus’ Bride Part 3

Review: I mentioned in my review of part 2 of this 3 part whatever it is (prequel maybe to the upcoming series) but this is a really stupid way to release something. The first part came out September last year and while I do believe I have a great memory, even I'm going to forget … Continue reading The Ancient Magus’ Bride Part 3

Princess Principal Episode 9: East Meets West

Review: We kind of knew it had to come along, an episode that focusses on the fact that Chise is actually Japanese and that there are different cultural expectations. Fortunately, this episode elicits more laughs than groans and actually manages to make for some great character moments even while it plays on some fairly obvious … Continue reading Princess Principal Episode 9: East Meets West

The Ancient Magus’ Bride Part 2

Review: This is a really silly way to release a show given part 1 came out way back in September last year, but hey, whatever. It just means you have to rewatch the first part to remind yourself what had happened before you can get into this. I still have no familiarity with the source … Continue reading The Ancient Magus’ Bride Part 2

The Ancient Magus’ Bride Part 1

Review: I went into this knowing nothing but I saw it when looking at what was updated on Crunchyroll and thought it looked fascinating so decided to give part 1 a go. Kind of glad I did. It's definitely slow moving but there are little bits of magic interspersed throughout which means that the scenes … Continue reading The Ancient Magus’ Bride Part 1