"It's equal parts eloquently meaningful somehow punkishly pissed off political critique, and still adrenaline pumping thriller action. And it excels at both."
"if you didn't already want to eat the rich, you do now"
"Bakarina makes it seem like it's so easy to imbue a cast with humanity and agency without sacrificing any of the fun"
"Natsunagu shows that we all have stories to tell and Natsuna will be damned if her's doesn't end with a happy ending"
"BOFURI is a delight to watch when Sally and Maple hang out"
"there is no cohesive vision"
"Kuutei Dragons is consistently stunning"
"Yori's story of incestuous love is one of classic melodrama, with potency straight out of the starcrossed lovers tales of yore"
"Prologues, naturally, have a tendency to eschew conventional storytelling to move its actors into place to tell the story it really wants to tell, and thusly Vinland Saga's entire run suffers from a lack of meaningful pacing and clear goals."
"Ristarte makes every scene hilarious through a particularly impassioned voice acting performance from Aki Toyosaki, and some creative and cartoony facial expressions"