Anime

Why Reverse Isekai Feels Refreshing and Relatable

Isekai is a polarising genre. Many otaku can’t get enough of the genre since being transported to another world works as a great form of escapism. Meanwhile, others groan in annoyance at seeing more longwinded sounding isekai join seasonal anime schedules. However, reverse isekai offers a refreshing and relatable middle ground for people such as… Continue reading Why Reverse Isekai Feels Refreshing and Relatable

Anime

Animal Crossing New Horizons – A Year of Memes, Politics and Business Models

On March 20th 2020 Nintendo released their fifth main title for the Animal Crossing franchise under the name Animal Crossing New Horizons. How has the game held up over the course of the year and just what kind of an impact has New Horizons had so far on not only the Nintendo community but also… Continue reading Animal Crossing New Horizons – A Year of Memes, Politics and Business Models

Anime · Film · Japanese Culture · review

The Spirit of Ghibli – A Whisker Away Review

Genre: Romance, fantasy, drama Rating: PG Studio: Studio Colorido Overview: A Whisker Away is Netflix original anime film about a junior high school student named Miyo "Muge" Sasaki who has fallen head over heels in love with her classmate Kento Hinode. However, the feelings aren't mutual. Muge is determined to get her crushes attention but… Continue reading The Spirit of Ghibli – A Whisker Away Review

Anime · review · TV Series

A Beast of an Anime – Beastars Review

Genre: Drama, slice of life, psychological, romance Rating: 15 Studio: Orange Episodes: 12 Overview: Beastars is set in a world where predators and prey live together in harmony, or at least they try to live that way. In this anthropomorphic world animals considered to fall into the category of prey are protected by laws whilst… Continue reading A Beast of an Anime – Beastars Review

Anime · review · TV Series

Nitty, Gritty and a Little Trippy – Dorohedoro Review

Genre: Dark fantasy, horror, comedy, action Rating: 15 Studio: MAPPA Episodes: 12 Overview: In a city so damned it is simply known as “The Hole”, lives a man named Caiman who has a serious case of amnesia and is also sporting a bright green lizard head. This isn't his usual look. Normally he would have… Continue reading Nitty, Gritty and a Little Trippy – Dorohedoro Review