For better or worse, Seven Mortal Sins is the epitome of ecchi anime.
Grimoire of Zero simultaneously reveals the strengths and weaknesses of a short episode run.
Search Party’s really about the search for purpose in your twenties – a search that is often ludicrous, misguided and self-absorbed.
And You Thought There is Never a Girl Online? is an easy show to prejudge. Cover art focusing on an unrealistically busty young woman’s cleavage? Check. An MA15+ rating for “sexual references and nudity”? Check. An awkwardly-translated title? Check and check. Turns out I was wrong.
In its second season, Attack on Titan makes its explanations work by opening up more questions.
I suppose this was inevitable. Adventure Time’s lustre was always going to fade for me at some point.
As my wife puts it, “This is every bad, neckbeard cliché about anime come true.”
I thought Code Geass was a tale of resistance, rebellion and ultimately revolution. A heroic tale where the noble Japanese prevail against the evil Britannian Empire.
That’s not quite the story it’s telling.
At its best, Steven Universe Season 3 is funny, entertaining and legitimately poignant.
Sailor Moon S is my favourite season of the show thus far, in large part because it’s easily the queerest season yet (and that’s saying something).