"Because its DJ gimmick fails to expand, the only talking point, then, is how this is actually a CGI tech showpiece"
Taisou Zamurai Review
"overall, it builds a compelling story, even if it's ultimately... not the one you'd expect going in"
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (2020) Episode 1 Review
"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"
On Summer 2020
"To be blunt, the anime lineup for Summer 2020 looks utterly dire."
"Natsunagu shows that we all have stories to tell and Natsuna will be damned if her's doesn't end with a happy ending"
Spring 2020: What I’m Watching
With the new season, I try and find the motivation to get excited for a lacklustre lineup. And Bakarina.
Winter 2020 Week 8 Roundup: What’s Going on in Dorohedoro?
"our boy Caiman cleans some toilets"
Winter 2020 Week 6 Roundup: Eizouken is Treading Water
"That was true in episode one, and it's true of episode seven; little has changed. The hook was defined early and hasn't evolved or developed - if anything, it's degraded, because none of this is a system shock anymore."
Kuutei Dragons Review
"Kuutei Dragons is consistently stunning"
Winter 2020 Week 2 Roundup: The State of the Season
With the season kicking off, how does each show stack up?