Anime is an odd medium watched by odd people. Millions of people enjoy watching anime. Just as many are willing to say "This show is trash!" To a normal person, this statement would create the impression that they dislike the show and elect not to watch it. But in all actuality, the anime fan making… Continue reading What is Anime ‘Trash’?
This episode is cathartic as hell! After roughly thirty-two episodes, we finally see our boy Deku rise up and surpass most of his classmates! Shame that the moment is so short lived. But before that, we get another of my favorite kind of scenes: all the kids hanging out and just being kids! Their reunion… Continue reading My Review Academia S2 E20: Mimicry is the Highest Form of Flattery
How the hell does this show exist? Isekai as a genre has officially gone off the rails. We all know that, at this point, it will never die. It is the anime equivalent of a comic book movie. And now, that comparison is complete. At last, we have our 'Avengers' equivalent. In chibi comedy form.… Continue reading Isekai Quartet: How Can This Be So Good? (Watch This Anime!)
For the first time in 'My Hero Academia', we need to talk about anime's dirtiest word: filler. You may think that I now need to go wash my mouth out with soap. But just like most of this show, they decided to say 'fuck that' and they made something really awesome anyway. It's not a… Continue reading My Review Academia S2 E19: Tsu Does a Thing
I have an odd place in my heart for Fairy Tail. It was among one of the first anime series that I had ever seen, so it has a massive spot of nostalgia for me. But as the years went on, and the second season of the show came to an end, I fell off… Continue reading An Honest Critique of Fairy Tail: And-Then Storytelling (Watch This Anime!)
With the best fight in the series behind us, it's time we cool down a bit. Fallout kind of needs to fall, after all. While this episode does have some good world building and character moments, it is entirely an episode for cooling off. We just got through a major plot point; now, we need… Continue reading My Review Academia S2 E18: The Goodest Boy
Last week, we discussed the different shows airing in the new Spring season. In that post, I discussed the disappointment that is One Punch Man's second season. But the real question is: why? Why is it that this show's follow-up is disappointing to the point that it should be discussed, while the other follow-up shows… Continue reading One Punch Man Season 1: Before the Fall (Watch This Anime!)