This was the arc I was most looking forward to this season. And right off the bat, it feels rough around the edges. But hey, at least the ending scene from the last episode has sound effects in this one. Flash back to October, to before anything from this season began. The League of Villains… Continue reading My Review Academia S5 E20: Puttin’ On My Evil Hat
Wow. That was... surprisingly intense! The internships have ended and all the 1-A kids make their way back to class! But Aizawa isn't there to teach for long; he and Mic are called into Tartarus to assist in an interrogation. One that turns out to be steeped in their school history. The information they aim… Continue reading My Review Academia S5 E19: Ghost of the Past
So... the next episode is going to be an epilogue to the Endeavor work study arc. Which gives the villain arc five episodes. That... is really starting to make me sweat. Shortly after the painfully awkward Todoroki family dinner, Natsu is attacked by a psychotic villain who wants Endeavor to kill him. With Endeavor unable… Continue reading My Review Academia S5 E18: Kindness
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 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!