Chihayafuru 2 finale

Chihayafuru 2 25, the last episode for a while, was one of the few in recent memory where there was nothing at stake, yet, like most other episodes, it was fun as hell to watch. I always like it when shows take a breather after an intense story arc, and everyone on the team should … Continue reading Chihayafuru 2 finale

Chihayafuru 2 24, Railgun S 11

With Chihaya out of it and Taichi victorious and now class A, I thought maybe Chihayafuru 24 would let up a little. Heh. It might not have had the emotional weight as the matches starring our team, but the Arata/Shinobou match is as intense as any match they've shown in either season. We get to … Continue reading Chihayafuru 2 24, Railgun S 11

Catching up: Railgun 8, Chihayafuru S2 21, RDG 8

As we expected from the previews, Toaru kagaku no Railgun S 8 features Misaka against a formidable enemy. A pity that this enemy is a smirking loli. We're introduced to ITEM, a quartet (at least) of supergirls-for-hire, as they're given the job of covering the two research facilities that Misaka hasn't destroyed yet. And while … Continue reading Catching up: Railgun 8, Chihayafuru S2 21, RDG 8

Quick notes: Attack on Titan 5, Railgun S 4, Chihayafuru 17

All I can say about Attack on Titan 5 is that I can't believe it. I didn't expect another episode where many of the people I've been introduced to in the past couple episodes get eaten. And it unfolds so well that you don't see it coming, and then all of a sudden Eren's lost … Continue reading Quick notes: Attack on Titan 5, Railgun S 4, Chihayafuru 17