A passing glance at shows I watched but didn’t write much about, if anything

Now that many of the season's shows are wrapping up, I thought I'd give thoughts about the ones that I actually wound up finishing but haven't written about much, or at all. I polished off RDG last week, so I'll ignore it here. For me, Hataraku Maou-Sama! never got past the question of how such … Continue reading A passing glance at shows I watched but didn’t write much about, if anything

Railgun 10, Gargantia 11, and a pointless Yuyushiki screenshot

Suisei no gargantia 11 is a head-scratcher. Not for the social commentary the episode offers, with Kugel trying to be the man who would be king. That part's heavy-handed and obvious, though still interesting. Kugel and Ledo talk for maybe one minute about the whole Hideaze-are-people thing in between talking about turning the heathens to … Continue reading Railgun 10, Gargantia 11, and a pointless Yuyushiki screenshot

Nearly the last of the new: Yurushiki, Valvrave, Hentai Neko

Sometimes I'll visit a bookstore magazine stand here in Japan and look over the dozens of manga magazines, sometimes buying one and taking it home where I'd be reminded just how little of the language I actually know. But I've grown a little familiar with the series just from the images, so when I saw … Continue reading Nearly the last of the new: Yurushiki, Valvrave, Hentai Neko