This is part of a series of re-posts of older reviews on 100 Word Anime. The original review came out in July 2016 and can be found here. I'm going to be honest, after rewatching this one and re-reading my review, I'm not changing much. So this post is really just here for people who weren't … Continue reading Trigun Series Review: He’s The Most Wanted Man Ever But He’s Just Looking for Love and Peace
From my first watch to the most recent, I haven't really changed my thoughts on Jormungand. It is still a problematic show to try to convince someone to watch because of the subject matter, but it is still a lot of fun to sink your teeth into. If you missed my original review, here it … Continue reading Jormungand Series Review: She’s Going to Devour Everything
Train Heartnet is an assassin for Chronos. More importantly, he's one of the numbers, meaning just mentioning the Black Cat kind of scares all sorts of people silly. However, his latest mission leads him to meet Saya and through meeting her he is changed. Soon Train joins up with Sven, a reasonably down on his luck Sweeper (bounty hunter of sorts), and Eve, who is some sort of weapon, and they begin working together while dealing with a whole lot of conspiracies and other world changing events.
Alright, this list could literally go on forever because anime has used a lot of items that we usually don't consider weapons in fights. Cards, coins, crosses, hair pins... You name it and some anime character somewhere has attempted to weaponise it (probably successfully). I narrowed this list down to characters and items that were … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Non-Weapon Items Used as Weapons
Review: Soran's rescue by Houhou continues but doesn't. She fights the guy from last week in a protracted 'but I have this trick' kind of fight and finally she takes off those ridiculous shoes. Kind of glad she weaponises them in the end because otherwise what was the point of wobbling this far. Soran on … Continue reading Hitorinoshita Episode 9
Overview: Train Heartnet is an assassin for Chronos. More importantly, he's one of the numbers, meaning just mentioning the Black Cat kind of scares all sorts of people silly. However, his latest mission leads him to meet Saya and through meeting her he is changed. Soon Train joins up with Sven, a reasonably down on … Continue reading Black Cat Series Review
Overview: Jonah is a child soldier who is given the job of working as a bodyguard for an international arms dealer, Koko Hekmatyar. He hates guns and those who sell them but through circumstances beyond his control he remains reliant on weapons to live. While at first he resents Koko, Jonah slowly learns that there … Continue reading Jormungand Series Review
Overview: Two insurance agents, Meryl and Milly, are sent to attempt to minimize the damages caused by Vash the Stampede (who is apparently a Humanoid Typhoon). Every town Vash visits is pretty much destroyed and because of that a massive bounty has been placed on his head. Only, once they catch up with Vash they … Continue reading Trigun Series Review