An Exceptionally Long Title For An Exceptionally Cute Demon If It's For My Daughter, I'd Even Defeat a Demon Lord Episode 1 Let’s get that mouthful of a name out of the way and safely establish that I’m never going to write it in full again. Hence forth this is Uchi no Musume or If … Continue reading Uchi no Musume Review Episode 1
The Battle is Won/The Battle Begins Demon Slayer Episode 13 It is interesting when you are both right and wrong about where something is going. I wondered last week if Nezuko was going to get into the house and if she did whether one of the other demon slayers would attack her. Well, she didn’t … Continue reading Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Review Episode 13
Trapped Inside The Demon House Kimetsu no Yaiba Episode 12 What to do when trapped in a house with multiple demons and multiple demon slayers as well as a few kids for fodder? Well, clearly Demon Slayer is using this to introduce us to Zenitsu and the boar guy’s fighting styles as well as to … Continue reading Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Review Episode 12
He's Got Some Moves Demon Slayer Episode 9 We may have slipped into even more standard shounen territory this week on Demon Slayer as the battle with the two demons extends the length of the episode and we end with the battle as yet unresolved. Not that it was bad. In fact, the fight has … Continue reading Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Review Episode 9
There are a lot of anime that include demons and devils in their cast and I know that a list of 5 can't even begin to cover all the great titles out there. Still, I decided to have a go at listing my 5 favourite anime with demons or devils in them. I did rule … Continue reading Top 5: Anime With Demons or Devils
The training and the test sequence. Episode 3 Training episode. I could probably leave the review at that. We’re going to see Tanjiro run, jump, swing a sword, get beaten down, get up again, and so on and so forth. Training episodes are all much the same regardless of the anime they are a part … Continue reading Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Review Episodes 3 + 4
This week we turn our attention to one hell of a butler. He's a great character and just plain fun to spend time with even if he is only hanging around so that he can eventually eat Ciel's soul.
We see to be swimming in stories that take place after a final battle in recent times, though here's a twist... they went back in time to before they beat the villain and the villain has gone back to but remembers that final battle.
Now, that isn't to say Castlevania is bad. Because, it actually is quite a fun little romp of a story provided the copious blood and guts being splashed around aren't a problem and the clear sequel bait endings for the surviving cast members doesn't annoy. If this had come out in a solid chunk and I'd binged the 12 episodes altogether, I'd have had an absolute blast...
One thing all anime fans know is that if it exists as even a vague idea, somewhere, someone has made an anime about it. Probably more than one someone. So it shouldn't come as any surprise that many stories in anime are built on some of the trappings from the Christian and Catholic church. While … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: Angels and Demons in Anime