Sound of the Sky

Sound of the Sky

Sometimes, a show comes around that you’d be quick to dismiss or outright ignore at first glance. I’ll admit that, when I first heard of Sound of the Sky, I basically set it aside and didn’t really think about it until I caught the trailer on YouTube.  I was sold at...

My Hero Academia The Movie: Two Heroes

My Hero Academia The Movie: Two Heroes

My Hero Academia has taken the anime world by storm. Since the TV series first debuted about two and a half years ago, fans across the globe have been demanding more, more, more from this series. This year, their pleas were finally heard with the release of feature...

Galaxy Angel, Season 1

Galaxy Angel, Season 1

Well, well… This is more like it! I remember watching Galaxy Angel back in college. Just a few years back, I bought the first volume on DVD, which I held on to for some time before selling it off, as buying the show on singles got too pricey, and discs got...

The Future Diary

The Future Diary

Content Warning: Discussion of suggestive themes. Since its premiere in 2011, The Future Diary has managed to claw its way onto a pedestal within the anime community. It’s regarded as one of those untouchable classics of near-universal acclaim. It leads one to...

Mobile Suit Gundam Movie Trilogy

Mobile Suit Gundam Movie Trilogy

Note: This review contains spoilers for the original Mobile Suit Gundam, as well as the compilation films. Reader discretion is advised. Because all three films were released in one set, this review will contain reviews for all three films. In 1981, Mobile Suit Gundam...

Mazinger Z: Infinity

Mazinger Z: Infinity

I got to the theater early to pick up my ticket, and then headed out to lunch. While I was dining, my server noticed the poster I picked up at the theater and asked to take a picture of it. I just gave it to him. He explained that he watched the show when he was...

Space Pirate Mito

Space Pirate Mito

Alright, so this is probably the first time that I have come across an anime series where I am totally ambivalent about it. I’ll admit that, at times, tackling shows that are this obscure seems this way. But nevertheless, sometimes you have to play the hand you’re...

Gasaraki

Gasaraki

Of course, Japan is the first country to create bipedal armored vehicles for military use, a.k.a. mechs. In Gasaraki, they’re called Tactical Armor (“TA” for short). TAs are superior to tanks in both speed and maneuverability, but most soldiers don’t have the...

Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ (Double Zeta Gundam)

Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ (Double Zeta Gundam)

Note: This review may contain spoilers. Reader discretion is advised. In the year UC0088, Judau Ashta lives a peaceful life. He’s a junk dealer in Side 1’s Shangri-La colony . To Judau, sending his sister Lenia to a good school is all that really matters. Outside of...

Junjo Romantica

Junjo Romantica

Well friends, this is it. This is the title where I put my foot in it (if “it” can be described as an angry fandom beehive). Firstly, some definitions are in order. Junjo Romantica is a popular title in the yaoi (boys love) genre. Yaoi features gay male romance, and...

Magic User’s Club! (TV)

Magic User’s Club! (TV)

“Can dreams have sequels?” With the Magic User’s Club! OVA series under our belts, it’s time to move on to the TV Series. I should note that the OVA series review does contain details that pertain to this one, as the shows are connected. That said, the...

Junjo Romantica Seasons 1 & 2

Junjo Romantica Seasons 1 & 2

Renowned novelist Akihiko Usami always gets what he wants. And what he wants happens to be Takahashi Misaki, a recent high school graduate with a superhuman tolerance for sexual harassment and a chin pointy enough to put an eye out. The two barely exchange greetings...