After the Rain (Koi wa Ameagari no You ni) Anime Review

The Winter 2018 season brought us a new romance anime on Amazon Prime, one that has both excited people and garnered some controversy. I found myself quite excited to see what the show had to offer as the art seemed pretty solid and the story could present some interesting takes on the nature of stagnation … More After the Rain (Koi wa Ameagari no You ni) Anime Review

Karakai Jozu no Takagi-san (Skilled Teaser Takagi-san) Anime Review

When this anime first started airing back at the start of the season, I was a bit concerned that it might become too repetitive and I would lose interest after a while. That did wind up happening to an extent–I took a break from watching it around episode 6–but I think my problem was that … More Karakai Jozu no Takagi-san (Skilled Teaser Takagi-san) Anime Review

Why Clear Card Will Never Surpass the Original Cardcaptors: A Mid-Season Review

As you can probably tell by now, Cardcaptors is one of my top favorite animes of all time. I can honestly say that’s probably one of, if not the, best magical girl anime out there. It was one of my first animes as a child and one of the first mangas I picked up, so … More Why Clear Card Will Never Surpass the Original Cardcaptors: A Mid-Season Review

Our Love Has Always Been 10 Centimeters Apart Anime Review

Our Love Has Always Been 10 Centimeters Apart snuck up on me last year. I didn’t realize it was airing until after the season was over, and it wasn’t until now that I had the chance to actually watch it. I also didn’t know that this short, 6-episode series is supposed to be a sequel … More Our Love Has Always Been 10 Centimeters Apart Anime Review

Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid Valentine’s OVA Review

Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid has to be one of the few yuri animes I actually like. It manages to combine great animation and enjoyable characters in such a way that you almost feel like you’re not watching a typical yuri show. The anime was originally part of the Spring 2017 simulcast season on Crunchyroll and ran … More Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid Valentine’s OVA Review