REBORN TO MASTER THE BLADE: FROM HERO-KING TO EXTRAORDINARY SQUIRE — FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Hi everyone, the evening post is here as promised! This series has really tested my patience because I wanted to take lots of screenshots but wasn't able to. Grrrrr!! But enough about my frustrations, let's dive into what I thought about this series.  The light novel is written by Hayaken and illustrated by Nagu. The artist behind the …

MALEVOLENT SPIRITS: MONONOGATARI — FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Hello everyone, as I have mentioned yesterday, I'm having a technical crisis of not being able to take screenshots, and hence, this post will be another boring, imageless one.  Please accept this key visual instead. Malevolent Spirits: Mononogatari is adapted from Onigunsou's manga with the same name. The studio behind this adaptation is Bandai Namco, whom we'd …

THE LEGEND OF HEROES: TRAILS OF GOLD STEEL – NORTHERN WAR — FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Hi friends! I totally forgot how hard it was to write about shows that are boring or uninteresting ever since I stopped blindly reviewing manga. Especially when it's not just one show or two but at least 1/3 of the season. So excuse me if I'm not as spirited about some of the series I'm …

NINGEN FUSHIN: ADVENTURERS WHO DON’T BELIEVE IN HUMANITY WILL SAVE THE WORLD — FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Hello, and welcome to my very first impression of a series from the Winter 2023 lineup. Today we'll be looking at Ningen Fushin: Adventurers Who Don't Believe in Humanity Will Save the World.  This series, I'm guessing to no one's surprise because of the title, is originally a light novel written by Shinta Fuji, and is released …