Winter 2020 3

In Jibaku Shounen Hanako-kun we first learn that a certain high school has seven mysteries ... well, they all seem to, but anyway, and one is that a girl named Hanako haunts a certain bathroom stall in the old building (all high schools seem to have an old building, too). A girl named Yashiro Nene … Continue reading Winter 2020 3

2019 Summer 4

Isekai Cheat Magician is yet ANOTHER show where some high school kids are plucked out of our world and into a generic western fantasy RPG setting. This time it's Taichi and Rin, who get sucked into a magic circle and find themselves on a grassy plain and are immediately menaced by a killer horse. Fortunately … Continue reading 2019 Summer 4

Yagate Kimi finale, Index goes ever on …

I had some predictions for the Yagate Kimi ni Naru finale, all of them resulting in Touko's breakdown as her determination to be the perfect person crumbles under reality. Either during the play's performance, or when she is presented with the rewritten script. However, the finale sidesteps these possibilities by not even getting to the … Continue reading Yagate Kimi finale, Index goes ever on …

Slime 12-13, Yagate and IndexIII 12

It's nice to see Tensei Shitara Slime Datta ken moving away from minor and easily-resolved conflicts to something bigger and more complicated. We start with the dryad Treyni asking for Rimuru's help, which is more of a time-killer because we know he'll agree. Things get more interesting when we then turn to Gabiru's group. After … Continue reading Slime 12-13, Yagate and IndexIII 12

Yagate Kimi and IndexIII 11, Akanesasu finale

It's summer camp time for Yagate Kimi ni Naru, and it's partly a drag. Instead of some cool cabin in the mountains or something they have the camp at the school. As usual the episode has two parts. The first one involves Yuu, Touko, and Sayaka bathing together and sharing the same room. Since Sayaka … Continue reading Yagate Kimi and IndexIII 11, Akanesasu finale