12 Days of Anime Characters – Goro

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On day 10 of the 12 Days of Anime we look at Goro, the friend, the rival, the better character. Yes, Goro was robbed of protagonist status by Hiro despite being the far more interesting character.

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Tuesday’s Top 5: Anime Couples from 2018

Tuesday's Top 5

This week's top 5 list counts down my favourite anime couples from 2018. They don't need to be canon, they don't need to actually end up together, they just need to be super-adorable and make my heart melt. I'd love to know which anime couples you fell in love with this season so be sure to leave me a comment below.

Tuesday’s Top 5: Visually Interesting Anime from 2018

Tuesday's Top 5

Tuesday's Top 5 anime list - This week, best visuals from 2018. What anime do you think looked the best?

Friday’s Feature: Baiting the Hook

While previously shows have had episodes to build a world and characters, now many viewers make snap judgements with some cutting episodes before the first scene is done. Where the three episode rule used to hold true, and current narratives seem to be well aware of such a rule with more and more shows either moving a mini-climax to episode two or making episode 3 a two-parter to draw their episode back (How Not To Summon A Demon Lord), less viewers seem to actually hold to this rule these days.

Protected: DARLING in the FRANXX Series Review: The Shambles of Mish-Mashed Narrative

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Protected: DARLING in the FRANXX Episodes 23 + 24: Forget it, We’ll Just Reincarnate

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And Now… The Results of the Worst of Spring Reader’s Poll Are Here!

If you missed it, the best of the Spring 2018 season reader poll results can be found here. For those who are new to my end of season awards, I'll just remind you that worst of the season is a slightly misleading term given I ask people to vote for a show they didn't drop … Continue reading And Now… The Results of the Worst of Spring Reader’s Poll Are Here!

Here It Is! The Results of the Best of Spring 2018 Reader Poll!

Welcome to the Best of Spring 2018 and while we might say there were slightly leaner pickings this time around, as always it has been fun following the shows with others in the blogosphere and discussing from week to week. Whether that is the discussions around Wixoss, the laughing at Devils' Line, or just being … Continue reading Here It Is! The Results of the Best of Spring 2018 Reader Poll!

Protected: DARLING in the FRANXX Episode 22: And Goro Retains His Title As MVP

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Tuesday’s Top 5: Reasons The Anime of Spring 2018 Have Been a Bit Disappointing

Tuesday's Top 5

I normally try and keep the top 5 posts pretty upbeat, but I can't deny I'm a little disappointed with the last season of anime. No, it isn't a sign that modern anime are dreadful or that seasonal watching is the problem. It is just that there were a lot of anime that just didn't … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Reasons The Anime of Spring 2018 Have Been a Bit Disappointing