Japan Sinks 2020 Review (minimal spoilers)

This anime took forever to get through, because I honestly didn’t want to watch it after probably the third episode. I usually enjoy well-made disaster movies, and I genuinely love when the opposing force in a story is something as unstoppable as nature, but I couldn’t stand this anime. While it’s main characters were decentlyContinue reading “Japan Sinks 2020 Review (minimal spoilers)”

Blood of Zeus review (small spoilers)

I’ll be the first to admit that stories inspired by Greek mythology are incredibly hit-or-miss, mostly because of how overused it is as a foundation. I was skeptical going into this for that very same reason, but considering the art style reminded me of Castlevania, I gave it a try. Thankfully, I was not atContinue reading “Blood of Zeus review (small spoilers)”

Samurai Champloo: A 2000s Bebop

So earlier today I finally finished Samurai Champloo, and if I’m being honest, it’s Cowboy Bebop with slightly cooler male protagonists and a new paintjob. Everything I said about Bebop pretty much applies to Champloo. Solid voice acting, great music, acceptable use of black culture, and interesting characters. However, just like Bebop, Champloo is aboutContinue reading “Samurai Champloo: A 2000s Bebop”

Madoka Magica: Emo Sailor Moon?

So, I spent the last few days watching Madoka Magica, and, I honestly still don’t really know how I feel about it. Maybe it’s because one of my first anime was Sailor Moon, but this dark take on the magical girl concept kinda made me uncomfortable. In the beginning I was all in. Heroes whoContinue reading “Madoka Magica: Emo Sailor Moon?”