Anime Review

The forecast is cloudy with a chance of nymphomania in Weather Report Girl

Before being crowned the King of Pokémon in 1997, Kunihiko Yuyama wrote and directed a 2-episode hentai OVA called Weather Report Girl.

I’m sorry Santa, but I didn’t like Ping Pong the Animation

By all accounts, Ping Pong is a good anime. Despite everything it has going for it, I still struggled to keep my eyes on the screen.

Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day still brings tears after nine years

Anohana shows us that grieving is natural and necessary and that it is better to let it all out than suffer in silence.

Yashahime: Half-Demon Princess won’t stop playing games with my heart

Inuyasha debuted on Adult Swim in 2002 and quickly established itself as a juggernaut. Five nights a week, fans all over America would tune...

Revisiting the disturbing world of Shiki

Shiki will make you feel bad for watching it, but I think that's the point.

The curious case of why I couldn’t stop watching Hi Score Girl

Hi Score Girl is a messy show that somehow works.

All I want for Christmas is to be done with Sarazanmai

In an attempt to force myself to write about anime again, I chose to participate in Anime Secret Santa for the first time since...

Death Parade is a good idea that was poorly executed

My only exposure to Death Parade prior to watching it was in a Death Parade themed party room at Anime Detour 2017. I had...

Ballmastrz: 9009 is a cartoon that gets why anime works

As anime becomes more prevalent in the minds of current creative types, I am ever the more grateful for a cartoon like Ballmastrz: 9009...

I can’t believe it took me two years to finish Erased

I watched the first episode of Erased on Crunchyroll when it first aired in January 2016. I'm fucked to believe that it took me two...