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Eight Plus Two Equals Ten (Or, One Awesome and One Horrible Anime for Your Viewing Pleasure)

Don’t let the long title of this post put you off — today we have a wonderful pair of anime reviews that highlights the best and worst of anime that ended over the first few months of 2016. To give you the good stuff first, check out Kavik Ryx‘s thoughts on a surprise hit from […]

Say goodbye to 2015

Happy New Year and so long 2015! After all the champagne, resolutions, and not-so-enjoyable family dinners, it’s getting toward that time in January where work and school starts again. To get rid of your melancholy going into the new year, come check out our 2015: A Year in Review and see if you might’ve missed any […]

Outer Space and the Underworld

Today’s two new reviews cover two anime quite different from one another. First, we have Houkago no Pleiades, a somewhat nonsensical sci-fi anime by industry veteran Gainax. Although the studio has created hits beloved by anime fans over the years,  it hasn’t quite seemed to recover its past glory, and this series doesn’t do much to inspire […]

Anime Winter is Coming

For those of you who are looking for more anime to watch as nights get colder, we’ve got two new reviews for you that will hopefully help you decide your next animetic adventure. First, we have Robotics;Notes, which isn’t the best we’ve seen from Production I.G., but definitely worth checking out for its comedic value. […]

Two great shows for those long summer nights

Happy August, everyone! The days are hotter and the nights are longer; what better way to keep out of the heat than to enjoy some anime? Today’s reviews take a look at two new shows that have come out recently, and they’re both high quality. Our first review is Kavik Ryx’s write-up on The Garden […]

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