Episode 4 of Seirei Gensouki takes Rio on a trip where he encounters pasta, an assassin and a travel montage. But it all kind of works as his story continues. Be sure to read the full review.
Tsukimichi - Moonlit Fantasy intrigued me with its visual but were these first three episodes worth watching? And is it worth continuing?
How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom episode 4 gets moving along but we go from a revelation that could potentially change the political landscape to a hosted cooking show. Somehow it all makes sense. Be sure to read the full review.
Post sponsored by Crow's World of Anime. Mahouka Koukou no Yuutousei has a lot of exposition this week as the story tries to move from the cute girls playing detective to the more serious terrorist plot that we all knew was unfolding due to having already watched the original series. It's a little clunky but has some good moments along the way. Be sure to read the full review.
Post sponsored by Lynn Sheridan. In I've Been Killing Slimes for 300 Years we've followed Azusa through reincarnation and then time skipped 300 years ahead to where she is an overpowered witch living alone. But her loneliness comes to an end as a series of girls come to call and she'll find a new kind of life in this fun and relaxing series.
Post sponsored by Mechanical Anime Reviews. Heion Sedai no Idaten-Tachi delivered a pretty solid first episode. While there's certainly some confronting content there's a definite sense of fun while watching this one.
Tensura: Please learn to be succinct. The thrills continue to be lacking as we plunge into episode 2 of That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime and decided to become a politician. Be sure to read the full review.
Episode 3 of Seirei Gensouki seems to have wrapped up Rio's time at school. I still kind of wish the side characters had a bit more personality about them but this was a pleasant enough third episode with the promise of the story expanding in the next episode. Be sure to read the full review.
How a Realist Hero Rebuilt the Kingdom seemed to take a page out of That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime's book this week with a lot of sitting around and doing character introductions. Still, there's some potential in the newly recruited talents so it will be interesting to see what episode 4 does. Be sure to read the full review.
Post sponsored by Crow's World of Anime. Mahouka Koukou no Yuutousei is going to end up being great complimentary viewing to Irregular, but I'm not sure that it is yet doing enough to stand on its own. Still, seeing Miyuki's new friends playing detective was kind of fun this week. Be sure to read the full review.