I covered the first three episodes of Tsukimichi Moonlit Fantasy for a watch or drop post and wasn't amazed by this series but was happy enough to continue it. Surprisingly, this anime turned out to be one of the stronger isekai titles from the season. Be sure to read the full review.
Post sponsored by Crow's World of Anime. Saihate no Paladin is another I was reincarnated in another world story where the main character is growing up in the city of the dead and being raised by a skeleton, a priestess, and a ghost sorcerer. So how was this first episode? Be sure to read the full review.
If only anime adaptations cared about pacing. Realist Hero, much like certain other isekai titles this season simply stops mid-plot point as the final episode comes to a close. Be sure to read the full review.
Reincarnated as a Sword is pretty much what the title proclaims it to be. Standard isekai beginnings with the gimmick of the protagonist being an intelligent sword. Throw in the cat-girl, Fran, and this is pretty much what you would expect. Be sure to read the full review.
That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime Season 2 Part 2 may not have been as exciting as some of the previous instalments from the Tensura franchise, but it certainly wasn't terrible. Be sure to read the full review.
Wrapping things up but ensuring we've got some sequel bait, Tensura 2 Part 2 didn't really end with a bang but all things considered it ended as well as it could. Be sure to read the full review.
I really enjoyed the comedy harem My Next Life as a Villainess so was genuinely excited to dive into All Routes Lead to Doom! X this season. Discussing the episodes with Irina and Crow also seemed like it would be a highlight. And yet, as the season progressed it became clear that lightning wasn't going to strike twice for this harem isekai. Be sure to read the full review.
How many times does our Realist Hero need to kill the king of the enemy army? More than once as it turns out. Be sure to read the full review.
Crow, Irina and I discuss episode 9 of My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! X and this week Keith gets to be the damsel in distress. How did we find it? Be sure to read the full review.
Fight, fight, fight!!! Okay, we finally get Rimuru and friends vs Clayman and puppets and I wonder if the power of friendship triumphs manipulation? That said, there's a few brilliant moments to be found this week in Tensura 2. Be sure to read the full review.