Seasonal Check-in: Spring 2020

Gleipnir Let it be said that if nothing else, Gleipnir is far better than it has any right to be. To strip away all the extraneous guff (and my own biases at least for the moment) what Gleipnir essentially is, at least right now, is a battle shonen with a much darker outlook than most.Continue reading “Seasonal Check-in: Spring 2020”

Spring Anime Season First Impressions – Round 3

Shachibato! President, It’s Time for Battle! I’m not one to accuse shows of going through the motions, but it feels fair to say that Shachibato! is aiming pretty much exclusively for one crowd–people who like the mobile game it’s an adaptation of–and nobody else. The ultratypical fantasy series is spiced up with the minor twistContinue reading “Spring Anime Season First Impressions – Round 3”