I’m Confused…but I’m happy about it?! – First Impressions: Mars Red

Hello and welcome back to Otaku Thursday! Today I’m coming at you with yet another anime review (wow such surprise–how iconic)! I will also shamelessly plug, once again, our new twitch show “Anime Talk Club” that premiered last friday on Kumoricon’s twitch channel! We talk anime reviews (because I am a sick individual who has … More I’m Confused…but I’m happy about it?! – First Impressions: Mars Red

The Sound of a Heart – First Impressions: Mashiro no Oto

What is up my weebs and otakus alike? Welcome back to Otaku Thursday! Today I’m back to one of my favorite kinds of posts: First Impressions! It’s finally spring and there’s a whole new season of anime just waiting for me to watch–and boy have Star and I started watching! So I thought: what should … More The Sound of a Heart – First Impressions: Mashiro no Oto

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