Xuan Yuan Sword Luminary Series Review

Xuan Yuan Sword Luminary Series Review: Yin and Ning will have their lives torn apart by war and many years later will find themselves drawn back into a conflict they never wanted.

What Were The Worst Anime of Autumn 2018?

Here it is. The worst anime of Autumn for 2018 as voted by you the readers as well as my choices for anime I watched that just didn't deliver.

What Were The Best Anime of Autumn 2018?

Dakaichi Episode 13 Takato

Here we are at the end of the season (okay some shows are yet to finish). It is time to announce my picks for the best of the season and reveal the reader's choice.

The Small Victory and Loss Within a Greater Battle

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Xuan Yuan Sword Luminary Episode 13: The empire isn't brought low but for some this is their final battle and the personal drama takes more or less centre stage in this final episode of the season.

Everybody Hurts Sometimes; Even If You Want To Forget

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Xuan Yuan Sword Luminary Episode 12 - With everybody else's tragic back story on the table I guess it was time for the Empress to get her own twist and have what little sense of self she had left utterly shattered. While the production on this one still isn't good, the story remains pretty functional if a little predictable.

Give In To Your Hate – Embrace The Darkness

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Xuan Yuan Sword Luminary Episode 11 Review: The Empress has lost it, Ning's lost it, Zhao's losing it, and Yin isn't fairing much better. Yeah, I think this one is heading for a complete tragedy because I can't imagine any of these characters getting a happily ever after at this point.

Autumn 2018 Week 9

Autumn 2018 - Week 9: What did week 9 bring us? Well, plenty of great moments as the Autumn anime start heading into either their final turn of the season or gear up for their mid-season if they are running two cour. That said, it is also time to start thinking about which of these anime is the best of the season.

Great Heights and Great Falls: It All Comes With Ambition

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Xuan Yuan Sword Luminary Episodes 8 - 10 Review: Zhao may have bitten off more than he can chew by hiding Ying in his mansion. Trying to have his cake and eat it to creates an opening for those less fond of the empress's pet to bring him down with some fairly torturous consequences. Meanwhile the rebels prepare for battle.

Autumn 2018 Week 8

Another week in paradise... well not really but we can all hope and dream. And even if I'm not then at least I am nearing the end of an anime season that has been thoroughly enjoyable. The quality entertainment available this season has been amazing and I am genuinely enjoying the ride. Though, we are … Continue reading Autumn 2018 Week 8

The Sword, The Confession, and the Betrayal

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Xuan Yuan Sword Luminary Episodes 6 + 7 Review. I’m almost glad for these two episodes. Mostly, because as Ning says to Yin during episode 6, she’s more or less tired of hearing the same argument over and over.