Fall 2017 Anime Final Thoughts (or are they?)

Here we are at the end of another season and at the end of the year of 2017. Fall was a great season all around. There were some great surprises, but also some spectacular disappointments. Still, I don’t regret digging deeply into this season at all. The stories were wonderful, the character work was beyond…

Top Five Anime “Families” of 2017

Merry Christmas everyone! I hope that everyone is having a joyous and wonderful holiday. Maybe even received a gift that you really wanted, even though that’s a commercial propaganda thing, and spend time with your family and/or friends that you love. That’s what this holiday really is about, spending time with your family. Thus comes…

Space Battleship Yamato 2199 – Episode 7: The Deep Breath

With all the action out of the way from last week’s episode, this episode is a relaxation episode. An episode dedicated to cooling off after fighting for their lives and finding whatever time the crew can relax before handing into even more hell. As Gandalf said in Return of the King, this is the deep…

Inuyashiki: It’s only action spectacle

If there is one show that continually makes me question why it even exists this season, it’s Inuyashiki. The other question is something that I hold for myself which is, why did I not drop it? There is absolutely nothing special about this show at all. In fact, I still wonder why Studio Mappa even…

Shows Worth Watching from 2017

Replacing my seasonal lists from last year, here are ten shows that I think you should watch from this year. Why? I don’t think I have enough shows from each season to make this list. A lot of shows I liked were two cour shows that upstaged a lot of series that started airing during…

Recovery of an MMO Junkie: Relatable Online Isolation

If there are two things that MMO Junkies has mastered, it’s the shows understanding of awkwardness and depression. Depression is something that a lot anime works already mastered. Without digging too far back, some examples from this season are March Comes in like a Lion and The Ancient Magus Bridge. Awkwardness is something else. The…

Older Shows I Enjoyed in 2017

I am going to do something different this year. I am going to have two or three posts for this year in total. This is partially because of I don’t think I can list five shows that I enjoyed enough to make a list for each season. That just means that it’s all going to…

Watch More Older Anime

In a world were airing anime can be watched in a nearly instantaneously, the latest and greatest series are always on the fore front of conversation. It makes sense why. Most of these series are readily available on most legal streaming services, unless they are licensed by Netflix, and have the latest visual effects that…