"It's in the carefully handled tone where Fragtime finds its success"
"Were this another anime, they might call his deterministic attitude and rigidity to his opinions a good thing, but anybody in the real world knows these aren't typically good character traits, and Revisions refuses to let him off the hook for it."
With the new season, I try and find the motivation to get excited for a lacklustre lineup. And Bakarina.
With the season kicking off, how does each show stack up?
"It's an odd sort of fun, watching Caiman and Nikaido two hang-out, bicker and slaughter malevolent magicians"
"Mobile Suit Gundam is a truly excellent anime in it opening stages, taking a modicum of time and extrapolating it into something grand."
"Little did I know that this short series would have such a potent backbone, but it's deeply personal"
"Because of this constant tension, a push-and-pull of questions and answers, ID:Invaded is fantastically compelling"
The seasons change, the calendars change, and yours truly is also changing the way they write preview posts. I go through my top picks for the season, and why.
"December Sky really needs an hour or so more"