And so, the season ends… The fall picture from Yama no Susume is appropriate, as it’s both Fall (seasonally) and the Fall anime season is underway. (I think I’ve featured Yama no Susume as the head screenshot more than any other this season… but my love for the show is no secret.)
Anyhow, all the finale episodes are now in the can. Hit the jump and let’s chat about how they went!
Continue reading “Summer 2018 – Week 12/13 Finales”
Busy, busy week at shows set up for the final arcs and penultimate episodes! Hinata and Aoi reconcile, Harakuna gets amped up, and Hanebado is… well, once again Hanebado.
All that and more after the jump!
Continue reading “Summer 2018 – Week 11”
Tons of feels and big moments this week… Harakuna squares off against Eclair. Historia puts her foot down. Hinata… Oh, Hinata – why?
All this and more after the jump!
Continue reading “Summer 2018 – Week 10”
The last of the semi-hiatus posts, back next week with a full post! Hit the jump and let’s see my thoughts over the last two weeks!
Continue reading “Summer 2018 – Quick Notes – Week 8/9”
Catching up on the last two weeks and giving the thumbs up (or down) on shows as we cruise through the mid point of the season! Hit the jump, and let’s dive right in shall we?
Continue reading “Summer 2018 – Midseason Thoughts, Weeks 6-7”
Yama no Susume returns to its roots this week, all that and more after the jump!
(And jeez, I really have to get better at building hype and expectation don’t I?)
Continue reading “Summer 2018 – Week 5”
Traditionally, the third week of the season (the third episode), is a time of great change… It’s also when a lot of folks make the call to keep or drop a series. Hit the jump and let’s see if I drop any!
Continue reading “Summer 2018 – Week 3”
Two more premieres down, one to go! Some good episodes this week, some not so good. I was particularly disappointed by Hanebado… Anyhow, hit the jump and let’s get to it!
Continue reading “Summer 2018 – Week 2”
It’s been a long trip we’ve made together… there’s been some highs, been some lows, but Spring 2018 is finally over. This week, I wrap up the rest finales in my own inimitable grumpy old man style. Give it a read, and drop me a comment letting me know what you think!
Continue reading “Spring 2018 – Week 12, finales abound!”
Busy, busy week… Two finales, several penultimate episodes, and quite possibly the finest episode this season. All this, some thoughts on the differences between heroism in The Incredibles and My Hero Academia, and more after the jump!
Continue reading “Spring 2018 – Week 11”