New Spring 2016 #1

Back from a visit to Osaka to find the new season has already begun. And I haven't even finished watching the old season. Well, do you really need to hear my final thoughts on the remaining shows? Didn't think so. As usual, I will only watch and talk about the shows I am interested in … Continue reading New Spring 2016 #1

Fours: Asterisk, Owarimonogatari, Cavalry, Comet L, and Teekyuu 63

Gakusen Toshi Asterisk 4 follows up on the "I'm here to protect Julis!" statements Ayato made last week before he jumped off that impossibly high place.  Knowing that, we watch the showdown between Julis and Silas (Lester's sidekick) with little interest, knowing that Julis would kick butt for a bit, then find herself in a … Continue reading Fours: Asterisk, Owarimonogatari, Cavalry, Comet L, and Teekyuu 63

Episode twos and a three: my mad scramble to catch up

Sorry, been traveling.  Now I'm finally able to look at some episode twos.  The trouble is, it's now week three ...  So, here I go! Hackadoll 2 has the girls, well, one of them, deciding to be idols, so they meed some producer guy, they train, and then they do a big show as a … Continue reading Episode twos and a three: my mad scramble to catch up

2015 Fall new shows 2

We'll start this second installment with Heavy Object, which starts with a rather long explanation about where the world is at now that giant superweapons (objects) do most of the war-raging, and how it's effected the geopolitical climate (profoundly).  Then we move to an object base in Alaska where two cannon-fodder, er, soldiers named Qwenthur … Continue reading 2015 Fall new shows 2