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...

Mob Psycho 100 Oct04

Mob Psycho 100

Mob Psycho 100 by Max-Vader ONE saves anime. Again. 100% recommended. … Why are you still here? Go watch it. … …alright, fine. Mob Psycho 100 is a webcomic created by a Japanese artist (so to speak) calling himself ONE and recently got adapted into an anime. In fact, it is...

Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus Sep22

Senran Kagura Shinov...

Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus by Max-Vader Alright, let’s start with the most obvious thing this series is known for: Fanservice. Titties on a ninja, etc. Now that we’ve got that out of the way, what else actually is there to Senran Kagura? “Nothing”, I thought to...

Fatal Fury 2: The New Battle Sep13

Fatal Fury 2: The Ne...

Fatal Fury 2: The New Battle By Evan O. 8 months after Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf came Fatal Fury 2: The New Battle, and within the first 10 minutes, it already establishes itself as a considerably better OVA. The runtime has been extended from 45 to 70 minutes and the previous...

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...

Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf Aug18

Fatal Fury: Legend o...

Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf By Evan O.   With The King of Fighters XIV coming out on August 23rd, I have decided to look at some of the anime adaptations of King of Fighters and its related games. Fatal Fury: Legend of the Hungry Wolf was released in 1992, marking the first...

Osomatsu-san Aug17

Osomatsu-san

Osomatsu-san By Jack Allistar If somebody told me that Princess Knight or Astro Boy was getting a comedy-based reboot, I would shoot that messenger so fast they’d cry bullets. As a rule, I tend to avoid reboots, especially of cartoons. Right now, we’re finding ourselves in an era...

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...

Wagnaria!! (Season One) Jul31

Wagnaria!! (Season O...

Wagnaria!! Season One By Christopher Kinsey There has been an absolute slew of cooking related anime of late, and I figured it would be nice to get into the swing of things by watching them and remembering my days slaving over a hot stove. This series began life as a standard humorous...

Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress Jul16

Kabaneri of the Iron...

Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress A Review by Christopher Kinsey Before we begin the review proper, let me address the elephant in the room.  This anime does indeed echo the themes of the very popular anime and manga series Attack on Titan.  Both have mysterious world ending events involving...