"On the back of 100 years of worldbuilding and constant back-and-forths in Vivy's development across time, the sheer content that Vivy managed to stuff into 13 episodes should have been mindblowing, but it never felt rushed or imbalanced in developments. It feels like Vivy achieved the golden standard for pacing an action show."
"I can almost guarantee you'll crack a smile watching it because it just doesn't trip on landmines"
"Despite all that, though, I've used the word 'fun' four times in this review already - so that surely spells it out enough"
"It's got its fingers in several pies and none of them are given the dedication to be the 'oomph' factor to make the series worth watching"
"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."
"It's a little hard to get excited about"
"BOFURI is a delight to watch when Sally and Maple hang out"
"Heroes Rising is far more epic and far more important than any pointless popcorn fodder has any right to be"
"It's an odd sort of fun, watching Caiman and Nikaido two hang-out, bicker and slaughter malevolent magicians"