Oh boy! My favorite family drama! This is a very mixed episode. The first half is almost entirely made of flashbacks centered around the Todoroki family drama, so the plot only really gets started in the ladder half. It feels like the studio is dragging their feet, trying to pad out this material as much… Continue reading My Review Academia S5 E17: Catching Up With the Todorokis Part 2
The full title is Higehero: After Being Rejected, I Shaved and Took in a High School Runaway. Which might just be one of the longest and least appealing titles I have ever seen for any anime. And I've seen a lot of titles like that. Higehero has one of those premises that immediately set you… Continue reading Higehiro: Don’t Do This in Real Life, For the Love of God
The studio is playing with fire, sliding a filler episode into an already cramped schedule. Are they really sure they can fit this in with the rest of the Endeavor arc and the villain academia arc? While Deku, Bakugo, and Todoroki are training with Endeavor, we cutaway to see what Uraraka and Tsu are up… Continue reading My Review Academia S5 E16: Filler Time!
One Piece is like a long-running RPG series. Each story arc is a new game. The party carries over between entries, growing more lovable and complex with each entry. And with each game, we get tons of new characters and even a new party member or two! By the time you reach the third or… Continue reading My Problems With Tony-Tony Chopper
This episode felt way shorter than it actually was. In a good way! For the most part. As Hawks continues to delve into the ranks of the enemy, he discovers their disastrous intentions. Meanwhile, Endeavor begins training Deku, Bakugo, and Shoto in earnest. He presents them with a simple test: catch one villain before he… Continue reading My Review Academia S5 E15: Looming Threat and Growing Hope