Michiko & Hatchin May13

Michiko & Hatch...

Michiko & Hatchin By Emily Myers   I have something of a love/hate relationship with female characters in anime. On the one hand, the medium is saturated with women that serve as little more than fetish material, as well as saucer-eyed girls devoid of any significant personality...

Sweetness and Lightning Dec02

Sweetness and Lightn...

Sweetness and Lightning By Emily Myers Recently widowed teacher Kohei Inuzuka desperately wants to learn to cook tasty food for his young daughter Tsumugi. In the absence of his wife, Kohei has resorted one too many times to making microwaveable meals for dinner, and his daughter has begun to...

Little Witch Academia Aug28

Little Witch Academi...

Little Witch Academia By Emily Myers If you had told me a month ago that I would willingly watch — and enjoy! — an anime about schoolgirls going about their day-to-day lives at a magic academy, I’d have laughed right in your face. Especially if you’d added that said...

Ace Attorney Aug07

Ace Attorney

Ace Attorney: The Animation By Emily Myers When I first heard that Capcom’s Ace Attorney series was getting an anime, I was pretty pumped. I’m a longtime fan of the games, and I’d often wondered if it would ever receive the small screen treatment. It seemed like a good candidate, after...

Kaiji: Season One Jun04

Kaiji: Season One

Anime Review: Kaiji: Season One by Emily Myers If you’ve been part of the fandom long enough, you know it’s hard to find great anime. Once you’ve watched all the vaunted classics, it can be difficult to know where to turn next. But past oft­ discussed series like Cowboy Bebop and...