What is it about tragic magical girls? Magical Girl Raising Project was an anime I couldn't quite get into but the concept of a magical girl battle royal kind of appealed and so checking out the light novel made sense. Having tried the first volume, what are my thoughts?
At four weeks into the Autumn season of anime I'm now reflecting on the choices I made about what to watch and what to pass on. A lot of these choices are made at episode 1 (even if they aren't confirmed I really do start leaning heavily towards watching or dropping something during that first … Continue reading Friday’s Feature -On Admiring First Episodes
Review: The curse of no individual identity continues to plague this show as we go through the motions of setting up a tournament to decide which magical girls get to stay and which will go. The foreshadowing for the end is obvious so there is no surprise twist. More importantly, the character tragedy for the … Continue reading Magical Girl Raising Project Episode 2
Overview: Think Selector Infected Wixoss with an app rather than a card game and that's kind of the feeling this show is giving off at the moment. If you are unfamiliar with that, think modern magical girls (that is cute outfits and weird powers but dark undertones that may or may not amount to anything). … Continue reading Magical Girl Raising Project Episode 1