Whew! Made it – last day of the year, last post for this season. As usual, the finales are a mixed bag. Some good, some OK, some… well, frankly, meh. Hit the jump and let’s run ’em down!
This was… a hell of a week for several shows as they build toward their finales. SAO unfortunately was not one such show…. Anyhow, hit the jump and let’s run down this week’s episodes – what worked and what didn’t?
Continue reading “Fall 2018 – Week 11”
It’s interesting how many of my featured screenshots this season have come from either Iroduku or Tsurune… Probably because both shows keep leaving a deep impression each week.
Anyhow, hit the jump and let’s chat about those two and the rest of the shows I’m watching this season!
Continue reading “Fall 2018 – Week 10”
Busy crazy week, but getting the post out on schedule… What with the holiday and some other stuff on the plate, can’t afford to let anything be late. Anyhow, some darn good eps this week – hit the jump and see my thoughts!
Continue reading “Fall 2018 – Week 9”
Whew! Two weeks to catch up on (again)! Sorry for the delay, but I had my hands full with the Thanksgiving holiday. (A full week of dancing on the culinary high wire without a net – I love it!)
So, let’s hit the jump and get right to it!
Continue reading “Fall 2018 – Week 7/8”
Well, on top of having a bit of writer’s block, last week was also my birthday… and I wasn’t going to push myself and struggle to get something out on my birthday. And then of course, the writer’s block persisted into this week.
So, this entry covers two weeks and is once again in the “grumpy old man goes for speed” mode… Sumimasen!
So, hit the jump and let’s run down the past two weeks and my mid-season thoughts on each shows. Any guesses as to which ones get dropped?
Continue reading “Fall 2018 – Week 5/6 & Midseason review”
Is it just me, or did Iroduku get a whole lot better this week? (Not that it wasn’t good before!) All that and more coming up… So hit that jump and let’s dive into this week’s shows!
Continue reading “Fall 2018 – Week 4”
Bloom into You was… just wow this week, the strongest episode this week and arguably of the season so far. Tsurune finally premiers, and doesn’t wow me at all. All this and more after the jump!
We say goodbye to Titan as it goes on hiatus and to a couple of other shows as they hit the drop bin… But here was also some darned good episodes this week. Hit the jump and let’s chat!
Continue reading “Fall 2018 – Week 2”
Wow… it’s been a busy week… The rest of the season premieres, plus a bunch of shows start to expose their true colors in the second episode. And of course, we got Asuna in badass mode! It’s been a good week! Hit the jump and I’ll run down my week!
Continue reading “Fall 2018 – Week 1 / First Impressions Pt II”