Children of the Whales Series Review: Youthful Cast, Pastel Colours, and Genocide

I will get back to my ongoing reviews of the original Sailor Moon seasons in the near future but I decided I needed a short break from blonde pig-tailed heroines who fight for justice. And so I found myself eyeing off this title in my review list. Review: I should probably admit I watched the … Continue reading Children of the Whales Series Review: Youthful Cast, Pastel Colours, and Genocide

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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

Goblin Slayer Volume 1 Light Novel Review: A True Specialist

Overview: In a world where the gods grew bored of playing games and so created men and demons and dwarves and elves and goblins in order to play an even better game, adventurers know that they might die on a quest. Priestess knows this as she joins her first party and they venture out to … Continue reading Goblin Slayer Volume 1 Light Novel Review: A True Specialist

Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Episode 3: Did We Want To See Some Magic In Our Magical Girl Show?

Review: While I will admit I liked this a great deal more than episode 2, I also have to admit this one isn't a must watch for me this season. While the nostalgia is still there to an extent and I could happily watch Sakura and Syaoran blush at each other all day, if I … Continue reading Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Episode 3: Did We Want To See Some Magic In Our Magical Girl Show?

Maerchen Maedchen Episode 2: Putting This One On Notice

Review: Things kind of went downhill for this second episode once the opening song started. The song itself is fine is forgettable, but the visuals are for the most part taken straight from episode 1 (one or two seemed to be from this episode, with very few scenes of new material at all). While that … Continue reading Maerchen Maedchen Episode 2: Putting This One On Notice

Maerchen Maedchen Episode 1: I’m Curious

Overview: This is a story about girls (called "Maedchen") who are selected by “Origin”. They attend school of witchcraft located all over the world to wield their magic and become first-rate “Origin Masters”. Their goal is to win at the annual Hexennacht competition, where representatives of each school compete in their abilities to wield their … Continue reading Maerchen Maedchen Episode 1: I’m Curious

200 Word Anime: Black Clover Episode 13

Welcome to the final post for Black Clover that Weekend Otaku and I will be writing together. We've mutually agreed to end our joint coverage of Black Clover here. While I don't think either one of us have fully committed to dropping the show, we both know we aren't really enjoying it and there's only … Continue reading 200 Word Anime: Black Clover Episode 13

200 Word Anime: Black Clover Episode 12

This week we see the conclusion of Asta's shopping trip and we finally find out what Yuno is up to. Weekend Otaku and I share our thoughts on episode 12. Check out our previous posts if you have missed them. Karandi's Review: I actually didn't mind this episode. Okay, it wasn't a brilliant episode and … Continue reading 200 Word Anime: Black Clover Episode 12

200 Word Anime: Black Clover Episode 11

Weekend Otaku and I continue our coverage of Black Clover as we move on from the fight and... go shopping? Check out our previous posts if you have missed them. Karandi's Review: What little hope I had left for this series kind of shrivelled and died over the course of attempting to watch episode 11. … Continue reading 200 Word Anime: Black Clover Episode 11

200 Word Anime: Black Clover Episode 10

This week we actually get a fight in Black Clover and Weekend Otaku and I share our thoughts on how this show is going. Check out our previous posts if you have missed them. Karandi's Review: All things considered this was a relatively decent episode. Not good or spectacular mind you, but decent enough. We … Continue reading 200 Word Anime: Black Clover Episode 10