One of the goals I set out to achieve for myself and this site was to experience more anime. Not only am I watching it more frequently but I've made a list full of upcoming shows and movies planning to cover them. Not only is this beneficial to me as I get to watch more … Continue reading ‘To Every You I’ve Loved Before’ / ‘To Me, The One Who Loved You’ Anime Double Feature REVIEW.
Category: Anime Reviews
My Hero Academia SPOILERS // Season 6 Part 2: ‘Dark Deku’ Arc!
As 'My Hero Academia' enters its Final Act, the world that it has crafted starts to come undone as the persona of the superhero becomes the very thing that destroys it. From the incessant need for superheroes and neglect of people with unfavourable quirks, it is how this society embraced the hero image that brought … Continue reading My Hero Academia SPOILERS // Season 6 Part 2: ‘Dark Deku’ Arc!
‘Suzume’: A Makoto Shinkai Standout That Subverts His Formula.
Movies like Makoto Shinkai's groundbreaking hit 'Your Name' are a lightning-in-a-bottle situation in modern cinema. A box-office hit praised by critics and fans and an anime film that broke the boundaries in terms of its global appeal. In many ways, that film was a culmination of his previous works. It was the film that perfected … Continue reading ‘Suzume’: A Makoto Shinkai Standout That Subverts His Formula.
My Hero Academia SPOILERS // Season 6 Part 1: ‘Paranormal Liberation War’ Arc!
The crux of the 'My Hero Academia' franchise has never shined so brightly. In a time where everything we've come to know has been turned upside down, the show not only approaches new mature themes in its ever-growing superhero environment but also reminds everyone why they started watching. In its sixth season, the stakes have … Continue reading My Hero Academia SPOILERS // Season 6 Part 1: ‘Paranormal Liberation War’ Arc!
‘Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba’ SPOILERS // To The Swordsmith Village Movie Event
The last time I talked about 'Demon Slayer' was when the 'Mugen Train' movie came out which was a hot second ago. Since then a whole season has come out and finished and unfortunately, I didn't get the chance to review it so this movie event was the perfect chance to talk about the 'Entertainment … Continue reading ‘Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba’ SPOILERS // To The Swordsmith Village Movie Event
My Hero Academia SPOILERS // World Heroes’ Mission Movie & Departure OVA.
Contrary to what some fans of 'My Hero Academia' feel, I actually very much enjoyed Season 5, especially the 'Endeavour's Agency' arc! I loved seeing Deku, Bakugo and Todoroki grow as heroes and develop as characters, especially Shouto. I was ecstatic when I heard that a surprise third movie was coming out and set during … Continue reading My Hero Academia SPOILERS // World Heroes’ Mission Movie & Departure OVA.
‘Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero’: A Super-Sized Creative Punch!
One of the more unexpected things to happen to me in 2022 was becoming a 'Dragon Ball' fan. Ever since the release of 'Dragon Ball Super: Broly' back in 2019, I was always interested in revisiting the world properly for the first time. While I haven't had time to check out the shows, I have … Continue reading ‘Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero’: A Super-Sized Creative Punch!
‘Jujutsu Kaisen 0’ Is A Fun-Sized Big-Screen Translation Of An Already Cinematic Anime.
As the older shonen icons try to find new stories to continue their decades-long run, it has been left decided for quite some time when some new faces would take up the mantle and introduce a new generation of icons. Over the past few years, a number of contenders have proven themselves quite worthy, most … Continue reading ‘Jujutsu Kaisen 0’ Is A Fun-Sized Big-Screen Translation Of An Already Cinematic Anime.
‘Belle’ and Its Beastly Execution.
The only tale as old as time shown in Mamoru Hosoda's 'Belle' is that of a film struggling so deeply to find itself and what it's about. For a film that revolves heavily around social media and the line between one's real and virtual self, 'Belle' is a film that feels as though it is … Continue reading ‘Belle’ and Its Beastly Execution.
Netflix’s ‘Cowboy Bebop’: The Frustration of Unrealized Potential.
Just like Spike Spiegel himself, Netflix never seems to learn. After multiple failed attempts at live-action anime adaptations, Netflix thought to adapt the iconic anime classic that is 'Cowboy Bebop'. Seeing how the original anime only consists of 26 episodes and a movie, the legion of devoted space cowboys seemed to welcome this announcement with … Continue reading Netflix’s ‘Cowboy Bebop’: The Frustration of Unrealized Potential.