[January 2019 OWLS Tour] Land of the Lustrous: Composite Formation

Hello new and old readers one and all! My name is Scott and I run this little blog named Mechanical Anime Reviews. It seems that I have a habit of talking about Gundam and other Mecha shows when writing my OWLS post because those are some of my favorite things to talk about, but I’m … More [January 2019 OWLS Tour] Land of the Lustrous: Composite Formation

Tiger and Bunny: A Fantastic, Western Style Superhero Story

I’ve been trying my best not to get too nostalgic when writing my introductions to posts recently, but I can’t help it with Tiger and Bunny. Why? My nostalgia is heavily tied to this show because of my time at one of my alma mater’s anime club. I enjoyed a lot of shows from my … More Tiger and Bunny: A Fantastic, Western Style Superhero Story

Legend of the Galactic Heroes Volume 3 : Endurance – A Democracy in Name only

(If you are interested in Legend of the Galactic Heroes, you may want to catch up to some of my previous volume talks and reviews. My Legend of the Galactic Heroes volume 1 review is here and my Volume 2 analysis can be found here.) This isn’t the last Legend of the Galactic Heroes novel … More Legend of the Galactic Heroes Volume 3 : Endurance – A Democracy in Name only

Does Being Accurate to the Source Material Matter? What about Filler?

I have a question for all of you. How do you feel about adaptions of manga and light novels? Do you feel like they are always supposed to be heavily bound by source material and supposed to be accurate as possible? Do you think that adaptations should make some adjustments to the source material to … More Does Being Accurate to the Source Material Matter? What about Filler?