How to do an emotional payoff RIGHT: Given Episode 9

Hello and welcome to Otaku Thursday. I’m going to start off by saying that I have NEVER revisited an anime after doing a first impression of it while it’s STILL airing. But that’s all about to change thanks to Given and the way they presented the revelation they’ve been working up to since episode one. … More How to do an emotional payoff RIGHT: Given Episode 9

Discount Asgardians – Thors & Floki: First Impressions of Vinland Saga

Yes. There are characters in this anime called Thors & Floki, which honestly sounds like the worst band ever. Hey everyone, it’s Luna back with our normal programming and today we’re going to talk about Vinland Saga. So let’s get into it! Now, I’m only about two episodes into Vinland Saga, which arguably means that … More Discount Asgardians – Thors & Floki: First Impressions of Vinland Saga

Fruits Basket 2019: the intentionally captioned FIRST season

A newborn has become a legal adult in the time that Fruits Basket has been off the air. It has been eighteen years since the original anime ended. A child has come of age and is celebrating their Bar Mitzvah in the years the manga has ended. But now. Now Fruits Basket has been revived … More Fruits Basket 2019: the intentionally captioned FIRST season

13 Days of Otakutober: Why is Claymore under appreciated?

Hey all, it’s Story time with Star! I was about 10 years too late on this anime but back in 2011, I watched my first horror anime. I was an avid watcher comedy/ecchi/adventure anime as a preteen-teenager after having a childhood filled with Sailor Moon, Dragon ball and Pokémon so this was the first time … More 13 Days of Otakutober: Why is Claymore under appreciated?