Music Review: Gorillaz

(Before you begin, I’ve thrown up a Twitter poll asking you who your favorite member of Gorillaz is! I’d appreciate it if you checked it out here!) We’ve all listened to their music at one point or another. Maybe you’re only familiar with old hits like Clint Eastwood and Feel Good Inc, or maybe you’ve been following the virtual band’s backstory since day one? Either … Continue reading Music Review: Gorillaz

Million Yen Women

(100万円の女たち 100 Manen no Onna-tachi) I recently mentioned that I’ve been diving back into my Japanese studies, and as part of that I’ve been trying to find creative ways of learning to keep things fun. One such way has been to cut back on the anime and watch more live-action series such as those on Netflix. I recently watched the Erased adaptation, but honestly found it … Continue reading Million Yen Women

Anime Review: Megalo Box

Megalo Box (メガロボクス Megaro Bokusu) is a 2018 anime television series created in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the manga Ashita no Joe. It is produced by the studio TMS Entertainment, who also produced the second Ashita no Joe anime in 1980. The head of production is director Yō Moriyama, working with screenwriters Katsuhiko Manabe and Kensaku Kojima, with music composed by hip-hop artist Mabanua. The series is simulcast on Crunchyroll. The series was licensed by Viz Media for an … Continue reading Anime Review: Megalo Box

The Monogatari Series vs Bunny Girl Senpai

With Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai approaching the end of it’s run, I figured now would be a good time to write up my thoughts on it, as well as its striking similarities with the ever-so-popular Monogatari series. (Also side note for you Monogatari fans: If you haven’t already heard, you can download the fan-translated Short Stories Book on the r/Araragi subreddit in the … Continue reading The Monogatari Series vs Bunny Girl Senpai

Hellsing Ultimate Abridged Finale (Online Show Update)

A little over a year ago, I wrote a post about the awesome Team Four Star’s Hellsing Ultimate Abridged series. And as of yesterday this eight year journey has finally come to an end. I’d be lying if I said it didn’t make me sad. The last two episodes, simply titled “Series Finale” parts 1 and 2 were released over the past week, and TFS … Continue reading Hellsing Ultimate Abridged Finale (Online Show Update)

I’ve been watching more anime than usual lately…

What’s up everyone? Seems I’ve been taking a lot of breaks from this blog lately, but the real reason is that I can’t really seem to focus on making reviews right now. Honestly, I wouldn’t even know where to start. So instead of my usual review posts, I figured I’d just talk a bit about the shows I’ve been watching lately, and maybe write full … Continue reading I’ve been watching more anime than usual lately…