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Jan 17, 2018
Okay, straight up: I love Sega, and I have done so since I was literally five years old. So, naturally, one day when I was playing "Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax" for PS3 for like the umpteenth billionth time, I realized that during story mode, the "Denshin" had assumed the form of a girl wearing Sega Dreamcast-themed clothing, complete with a controller strapped to her forehead. I was actually very intrigued. Who is this person? However, at the time, I had just shrugged her off as being a completely new character specifically for that game. So, after looking up the words Dengeki Bunko on the Steam read more
Jan 7, 2018
"I'll take a Potato Chip...and EAT it!" - Light Yagami

...Yes, that's a direct quote from the dub of Death Note.
I'll get right into this and say that when I watched this show for the first time, I thought it was so true, because of my pessimistic nature at the time. In a nutshell, the self-proclaimed smartest student in the world, Light Yagami, finds a notebook used by gods of death (Shinigami, in other words) to end people's lives. So what does he do with it, instead of trashing it? He gets greedy and takes it home with him to test out. Fast forward about 2-3 read more
Jan 5, 2018
If there's a more over-the-top anime out there with even better writing, I've never heard of it. Now, that's not to say it's perfect writing just because it's over the top. Even though I love this anime with a passion, I feel like I should try playing devil's advocate here, and then I'll tell it from my honest point of view.
I have to admit, the first time I heard about this anime was way after it had finished it's run. I'm talking as far back as right after I'd been fed up with Elfin Lied, my first anime ever. My friend introduced me to this read more
Jan 4, 2018

Okay, now that that's out of the way...
Dragon Ball, in my eyes, is the biggest insult to the anime community entirely in general. The only two positives i see from my point of view are that (1.) It was an entrance into the Japanese animation community for many, and (2.) It's style of formula inspired many other anime to this very day. But beyond that, there's nothing positive I can say about Dragon Ball or it's successors. Seriously, I wanted to hang myself every time I tried read more
Jan 4, 2018
Black Bullet is the Dengeki Bunko equivalent of Attack on Titan, complete with giant walls built to keep colossal regenerating enemies out, gratuitous violence, and internal power struggles. However, there are some differences. For one, the story is set in the near future, and revolves around more modernized weaponry such as guns with bullets made out of a rare black metal (Hence the title, "Black Bullet"), private companies commonly referred to as CivSecs (Civilian Security Agencies) that more resemble if the Men in Black were all private mercenaries, and the fact that certain characters are essentially overpowered cyborgs.
That being said, the story is actually really read more
Jan 3, 2018
Angel Beats. Not going to lie, the first time I had heard about it, I thought the name was implying it was an anime about high-schooler musicians. And after some years passed of hearing about it repeatedly, I began to get annoyed with an anime I'd never even seen. However, one day, I was talking with a good friend of mine about Gurren Lagann (Which I'll write a review for soon, I swear), and he suddenly switched the topic to Angel Beats. He told me it was amazing and many other things, and since he was a good friend, I trusted his judgement and finally read more
Jan 2, 2018
Trigun (Anime) add (All reviews)
"Now repeat after me: this world is made of Love and Peace! Love and Peace!"

Ahh, Trigun. A fantastic anime about an absolutely silly man named Vash the Stampede with a 300,000,000 double dollar bounty on his head traveling endlessly through the desert planet that I can't remember the name of. Along the way, Vash gets into plenty of fights, but he makes his best effort to end said fights without killing anyone. I have to say, however, that while Vash the Stampede was pretty cool when he needed to be, and silly when he didnt, Nicholas D. Wolfwood, a character introduced in one of the read more
Dec 31, 2017
The Irregular at Magic High School. As the title is relatively long, it can mislead people into thinking it's one of those garbage anime *cough-ICouldn'tBecomeaHeroSoIReluctantlyDecidedtoGetaJob-cough*, but that sure as hell didn't stop me from giving it a shot. And honestly, when I started watching it the first time around on Netflix (which, by the way, is scheduled to remove it from netflix entirely in about...less than an hour at the time of writing this, give or take), I didn't exactly hate it, but I wasn't too fond of it either. If I could remember why, I'd talk about it...but I can't, so...sorry.
Anyway, at the read more
Dec 31, 2017
I love this anime. In my opinion, the whole show just felt so...wondrously executed!
Perfection Incarnate Checklist:
Based off a video game made by the same people who made Sonic the Hedgehog?
Expands upon characters who were just kind of there in the video game so much to the point of making me cry?
Beautiful ending?
Amazing villains who were even more compelling than the heroes?
Hatred for this anime being practically non-existent?
In summary, is this anime perfect, at least in my opinion?
In order to extend this review, let me discuss the spoiler-free comparison between the original video game of 2008, and the anime of 2009.
Valkyria Chronicles was absolutely amazing for read more
Dec 31, 2017
Some call this anime garbage. Some call it a broken mess. Some call it flawed. And some call it a straight-up harem. In my opinion, I call those people, in the wise wording of Lex Luthor:
In my opinion, this anime is just a beautiful masterpiece on almost all of it's fronts...aside from the somewhat normal art style. Character development. Fight scenes. Battle cries. All of it was just so perfect, at least to me. The Aincrad arc was epic on so many levels. Seriously, the Tron-type plot was amazingly executed.
Spoilers: The Alfheim arc was incredibly well done as well. The only real issue with read more