Boogiepop wa Warawanai Episode 12 and 13 Review - Another arc closed, another slow build to very little, but at least this one seemed to be filling in a lot of the missing connections.
Goblin Slayer may have kicked off one of the worst social media storms of 2018 but how is it as a series? Well, I liked the light novels well enough but let's see how the anime went.
Overview: The anime series, B: The Beginning, came out on Netflix and styled itself as a task force (known as the RIS) working a double murder that involved a notorious serious killer known only as 'Killer B'. However, things soon take a turn for the strange when a military vehicle is stolen and taken for … Continue reading B: The Beginning Netflix Anime Series Review: There’s Murder and Mayhem But What Comes Next?
Review: I will actually talk about the episode in a bit, but the end of this just made me wonder why? Why do two of the whoever they are (guessing villains but who knows given lack of explanation) enrol in Fuji's school? Even if they are interested in him they have already proven more than … Continue reading Dies Irae Episode 2: Why Do They Always Enrol in the School?
Review: This week they solve the mysteries and we actually realise that for once not every single weird thing is connected as coincidence ends up playing quite the role in linking some of the events. It makes the main mystery make more sense but it means some of the answers for other things are highly … Continue reading Vatican Miracle Examiner Episode 11: A Conclusion of Sorts
Review: The mystery continues with Roberto getting increasingly worked up over the mystery, the prophecy of his death, some childhood trauma, old texts found in the library, and finally a snake bit and a demonic vision. Once again Vatican Miracle Examiner is determined to shove everything into one story and it just keeps piling one … Continue reading Vatican Miracle Examine Episode 7: Snake Bites and Visions
Review Episode 2: There's a few key elements in making a good mystery but one of the most important is pacing. This is where Vatican Miracle Examiner is getting it very wrong. In a show dripping with atmosphere and disturbing imagery all set within the confines of the Catholic Church, you would think they'd be … Continue reading Vatican Miracle Examiner Episodes 2 + 3: Rush, Rush, Rush.
Overview: A young man from Japan wakes up without memories and finds himself thrust into a world of assassins and betrayal. He's a puppet for an organisation known as Inferno and he exists only to kill. However, he might not want to stay a puppet forever and as he grows closer to Ein, another of … Continue reading Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom Series Review
Before I get into reviewing this I want to make it clear that none of the content being reviewed in this post is suitable for children and even for adults is probably going to be confronting. Anyone who has been following the copious posts about Killing Stalking on Twitter probably already know that, but just … Continue reading Killing Stalking Chapter 2 Review
Overview: Set in the fictional city of Lawless during the prohibition era, the story follows Avilio (Angelo) as he seeks revenge against those who killed his family. Some spoilers below. Review: Revenge stories are always a bit of a problem because right from the start you have a fairly narrow range of options from a plot point … Continue reading 91 Days Series Review