Category Archives: Anime and Cartoons

Anime Review: My Hero Academia

What is a hero? What makes a hero a hero? What does a hero do that makes them a hero? That is the subject of this anime, My Hero Academia. Set in a world where superpowers, or “quirks,” are abundant, … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Overlord

Overlord is mostly a fantasy action/adventure anime, but tilted on its head to tell the story from the villains’ perspective. It borrows just a little from the trope of a gamer getting stuck in a game that becomes real, but … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet

Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet is a science fiction anime that aired a few years ago, in 2013. The story is set in the far future and follows Ensign Ledo of the Galactic Alliance as fate plucks him from the … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom # 142: Loyalty

“No matter what will be ruined, we’d never sell out our friends!” – Master Cat Viper, One Piece Episode 767, “A Volatile Situation! The Dog and the Cat and the Samurai” This quote comes from one of my most favorite … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Sword Art Online

Be warned: Spoiler Alert! As this anime has been out for a few years, and a proper discussion involves how people have reacted to it, which involves exactly what they are reacting to, I will not be nearly so careful … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Castlevania

I had absolutely zero hopes for Netflix’s Castlevania anime. None. At all. Whatsoever. I think I only began watching it solely because of my unruly curiosity. So, safe to say my expectations were pretty low. On which note: provided you … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Gargoyle of Yoshinaga House

Airing back in 2006, Gargoyle of Yoshinaga House is a child-level dramatic comedy, featuring the adventures which surround its titular character. Named “Gar,” short for gargoyle, he is a living statue, modeled as a winged wolf, who acts as a … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Attack on Titan

My one-episode rule can sometimes be tricky. When I tried Diabolik Lovers, for instance, that anime passed the test, but then became one of the few anime which I truly hate with the burning intensity of a thousand desert suns. … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Interviews With Monster Girls

Interviews With Monster Girls is a semi-dramatic monster sitcom with one of the more accurate titles in anime. It follows a teacher at a junior high or high school (I forget which) who finds that three of the new students … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Gabriel DropOut

From beginning to end, Gabriel DropOut is one long comedy routine, and it had me laughing the entire time. It’s a slice-of-life comedy based around cute high school girls who are actually angels and demons, only the angels are not … Continue reading

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