"We've come a long way for me to say that Yuukoku no Moriarty is, indeed, one such unimpressionable anime. There is only one way that I can describe it: elementary."
"Adachi to Shimamura brings to the table an exciting gradual romanticism and even appropriate avant garde direction choices"
"the out-of-genre cutesy sequences that encompasses the majority of the episode feel like a necessary evil before we get to the good bits"
"Worried his friends are about to be killed, he finds the courage to kick his way through a window and fight a gigantic, terrifying monster - and this is where the episode is so damn cool."
"I do definitely have questions and there are definitely holes right now. Not that I mind too much, I had too much fun to care."
"I can't be bothered to do the required gymnastics for something so obtusely vanilla"
"It's cosy, in a way that I need right now and will always clamour for; the warmth it creates isn't a blanket - it's one that gently caresses the heart and holds you tight."
"It's a little hard to get excited about"
"This unimportant 'filler' is actually really crucial to see the characters and world existing outside of the plots, and it is where writing can easily add another dimension."
"it is stuff like Clannad that represent the worst of television"