Battle Game in 5 Seconds

Akira is not your average gamer. He owns records on every leaderboard he climbs, he has forum threads and articles written about him, and he is bored with life outside of gaming. One day, a Frankenstein’s-monster-looking man hops out of a van and chases him to the verge of death. Akira is captured and forcedContinue reading “Battle Game in 5 Seconds”

Director’s Cut: Baptism and Writing My Own Stories

This month’s schedule You already got: Gurren Lagann You will get (In order): Battle Game in 5 Seconds Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song Next Month’s Schedule (In order) Plastic Memories Star Blazers: Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Gurren Lagann was a complete disappointment. I heard so many people talk it up, but it really failed to catchContinue reading “Director’s Cut: Baptism and Writing My Own Stories”

Gurren Lagann

Humans have been forced underground by a tyrant king who uses Beastmen and mechs called Gunmen to rule the surface. The world is barren and the underground caverns that the humans live in are in constant threat of earthquakes caused by the Gunmen. Kamina has recruited a young digger named Simon to drill “into theContinue reading “Gurren Lagann”

Devilman Crybaby

A mysterious infestation is slowly working its way through the human population. Devils have been inhabiting human bodies and have started to attack. Drugs, parties, and sexual immorality have been suspected as the cause and Ryu, a university researcher, and his lifelong friend Akira have decided to investigate. With little known about the issue orContinue reading “Devilman Crybaby”

Director’s Cut: Getting Back Into It

This month’s schedule You already got: Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches You will get (In order): Devilman Crybaby March Comes In Like A Lion Next Month’s Schedule (In order) Assassination Classroom Given Director’s Cut (Just like this) TAKT OP.DESTINY Unfortunately, there is not a heck of a lot to mention this month. Yamada-kun was aboutContinue reading “Director’s Cut: Getting Back Into It”

Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches

Yamada is too rough around the edges to make friends at his new high school. When he falls down stairs and on top of the class brainiac, he switches bodies with her; throwing him into the world of witches. Witches who, in true anime fashion, use their powers by kissing.  Characters Ryu Yamada is notContinue reading “Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches”

Armchair Anime Annual Score Shift

Welcome the first Armchair Anime Annual Score Shift! This SHOULD have been in December but it wasn’t, so we are looking back on 2021’s scores with a little more context in mind. Each year that I am posting reviews I will be making sure I feel 100% with my reviews. It might seem odd thatContinue reading “Armchair Anime Annual Score Shift”

Star Wars Visions

Star Wars Visions is a series of nine stories, one episode each, that showcase a variety of characters, worlds, and animation styles.  This review will be a little different. Because each episode has each of the seven categories and are separate from each other, we need to change the format. Scores will be a relativeContinue reading “Star Wars Visions”

FLCL

Naota is a regular twelve year old kid who idolizes his brother and lives in the suburbs. When a hurricane of a woman runs him over with her Vespa and smashes him with her bass guitar, Naota is forced to confront his relationship with adulthood. Characters Naota Nandaba is convinced that his life is nothingContinue reading “FLCL”

Director’s Cut: November, Star Wars Visions, and Komi Can’t Communicate

This month’s schedule You already got: Kino’s Journey: the Beautiful World (2003) You will get (In order): FLCL Classroom of the Elite  Next Month’s Schedule (In order) Star Wars: Visions Odd Taxi Director’s Cut (Just like this) March Comes in like a Lion I’m behind this month. So we have only published Kino’s review andContinue reading “Director’s Cut: November, Star Wars Visions, and Komi Can’t Communicate”