Cannon Busters Sep25

Cannon Busters

Anime Review: Cannon Busters By Christopher Kinsey Hey guys, remember “Cowboy Bebop”?  Remember “Trigun”? “Outlaw Star”? “Space Dandy”? Well so did a lot of other people but they quite couldn’t figure out what made them great.  Western...

Hi Score Girl Aug31

Hi Score Girl

Hi Score Girl by Christopher Kinsey Romance anime!  The confusion, the misunderstandings, the idea that you have to stretch out attraction to a mythical point of a love confession is just… just terrible.  I know some people like to be strung along like this, mostly because my wife is a...

Violet Evergarden Aug30

Violet Evergarden

Violet Evergarden By Christopher Kinsey War is an interesting topic with the current creators of anime.  Creators who bore witness to the events of WWII firsthand, or were the children of those who did, had a varying energy, but mostly drifted towards showing war as a complicated thing. It is...

Japan And Superhero ...

Dean Talks Anime: Japan And Superhero Comics By Christopher Kinsey   There have been a lot, and I do mean a lot, of great superhero style shows coming out of Japan recently.  It makes sense that there would be some mega trends leaning some anime and manga to go with superhero stories. ...

The Rising of the Shield Hero Mar30

The Rising of the Sh...

The Rising of the Shield Hero By Christopher Kinsey So here we are, yet another isekai story. There have certainly been a lot of these cropping up, probably due to the proliferation of MMORPGs over the last 15 years or so and the rise of web novels in Japan giving young writers a chance to be...