Hey, is this thing on?–First impressions: Nami yo Kiitekure (Wave, listen to me)

It’s about a girl and it opens with her reading from papers but is confronted by a bear and somehow she’s not running she’s just reading aloud to this bear in the forest. I think she’s having moments of clarify of her situation but here she is still. Then we but to her in the … More Hey, is this thing on?–First impressions: Nami yo Kiitekure (Wave, listen to me)

A Lesson in Self-Care: My feelings about Cells at Work! CODE BLACK

Hello all and welcome back to Otaku Thursday! Today I’m going to skip the cute chitchat and get right down to the heart of things. Today, I’m going to be reviewing an anime that I was incredibly excited for upon hearing that it was an actual thing, and that anime is Cells at Work! –code: … More A Lesson in Self-Care: My feelings about Cells at Work! CODE BLACK

Bubbles, Bugs and Inception–First impressions Deca-Dence

Deca-Dence is actually the mechanical world that they built for humanity. Because the surface is uninhabitable thanks to weird alien creatures. People are chosen to take on certain jobs at a certain age to help take care of and grow the mechanical world they live in. Our main character Natsume who has always dreamed of … More Bubbles, Bugs and Inception–First impressions Deca-Dence

When the villian is a hero and the hero is a villian–First Impressions: Munou na Nana

It’s about a kid who goes to a talent school whose talent is to neutralize other talents. Two new students arrive, one who won’t disclose his talent, and another who reads minds. Nothing be a good ole round of fistycups to be class representative. Then the curtain is lifted and we reveal the mindreader is … More When the villian is a hero and the hero is a villian–First Impressions: Munou na Nana

The race is on!– First Impressions: Appare-Ranman!

It’s a fictional period piece? About some drag racers in LA? In the steam era/cowboy? Sign me up, fam. It’s cute colorful and funny. I can see it speaking to the younger generation about passions and making your own road forward. Not letting anyone tell you otherwise. Also this show had me cackling, because of … More The race is on!– First Impressions: Appare-Ranman!

What some people do for money and fame– First impressions Akudama Drive

Setting is a cyberpunk Japan following a group of unlikely criminals all connected by a mysterious bounty to save another criminal that was commissioned by a cat. It’s dark themed with a comedic undertone. The story is fast paced and pretty bloody. The art style is edgy, with a little bit of CG. But it … More What some people do for money and fame– First impressions Akudama Drive

What the what? First Impressions: Wonder Egg Priority

An egg is always an adventure; the next one may be different. So said the oh-so-famous Oscar Wilde. To what context he said this, I have no idea. But it’s a phrase that makes me immediately think of the anime we’re going to be discussing in this week’s otaku Thursday, first impression post: Wonder Egg … More What the what? First Impressions: Wonder Egg Priority