Culture · review · TV Series

The Purposeful Life and Death of Unus Annus

Memento Mori, Unus Annus. Remember death, one year. These words are the entire embodiment of Unus Annus (meaning "One Year" in Latin) and on 15th November 2019 these words resonated every single day until Friday 13th November 2020 when they went silent from the Internet forever, and died. Ethan Nestor (left) and Mark Fischbach (right)… Continue reading The Purposeful Life and Death of Unus Annus

Culture · live review · Music · review

Yungblud – The Weird Time of Life Gig Review

The second digital gig to hit my computer screen during the strange year that is 2020 was Yungblud’s 'The Weird Time of Life' virtual tour. The tour was created to almost simulate an in-person tour as much as possible. Sixteen tour dates are schedule for the upcoming weeks in which Yungblud will be (digitally) touring… Continue reading Yungblud – The Weird Time of Life Gig Review

Culture · live review · Music · review

Motionless In White Creatures Anniversary Gig Review

Around this time last year, metalcore band Motionless in White performed live at Manchester’s The Ritz to hundreds of screaming and dancing fans, myself included. Almost a year later the band are now celebrating the 10th anniversary of their ‘Creatures’ album in a room, alone, performing to cameras instead of their fans excited faces. As… Continue reading Motionless In White Creatures Anniversary Gig Review

Anime · review · TV Series

A Beast of an Anime (Beastars Anime Review)

Genre: Drama, slice of life, psychological, romance Rating: 15 Studio: Orange Episodes: 12 Available on: Netflix 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… Continue reading A Beast of an Anime (Beastars Anime 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 Available on: Netflix 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… Continue reading Nitty, Gritty and a Little Trippy (Dorohedoro Review)

manga · review

Waddling Into My Heart (The Emperor and I Manga Review)

Author: Mato Genre: Slice of life, comedy Volumes: 4 Chapters: 43 Overview: The Emperor and I is a short manga series about Kaho, a high school student who one day opens up her refrigerator to find an emperor penguin nestled within it. Kaho and her family decide to take in the penguin and name him… Continue reading Waddling Into My Heart (The Emperor and I Manga Review)

Anime · review · TV Series

Demons VS Demon Slayers (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba Anime Review)

Genre: Shonen, action, supernatural, fantasy, adventure, historical Rating: 15 Studio: Ufotable Episodes: 26 Available on: Crunchyroll, Funimation Overview: In the Taisho era of Japan lives a boy named Kamodo Tanjiro and his family who sell coal for a living. One day whilst Tanjiro is out of the house his whole family is slaughtered by demons.… Continue reading Demons VS Demon Slayers (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba Anime Review)

Culture · Music · review

Hot Minute – ‘Hell Is Empty’ Single Review

Hot Minute is back on A Nerdy Perspective once again! Back in May this year the glamorous gothic trio debuted their very first single titled 'Magic' which I had the privilege of reviewing. This time around, I'll be reviewing their second single release titled 'Hell Is Empty'. When debut track 'Magic' dropped it packed one… Continue reading Hot Minute – ‘Hell Is Empty’ Single Review

Culture · Music · review

Binary Drift – ‘Drifting’ Single Review

A new artist to come into the Nerdy Perspective roster is Binary Drift, a solo project created by Mauricio Yrivarren. Binary Drift felt like music had been on the back-burner for too long. Instead of trying to continue to chase music which didn't feel truly real to him, Binary Drift was born which embodies the idea… Continue reading Binary Drift – ‘Drifting’ Single Review

Anime · review · TV Series

Caught in a Band Romance (Given Anime Review)

Genre: Romance, drama, music, boys love Rating: PG-13 Studio: Lerche Episodes: 11 Available on: Crunchyroll Overview: Uenoyama Ritsuka loves both playing the guitar and playing basketball but lately the two have become rather boring to him. One day Uenoyama encounters a boy named Sato Mafuyu at school carrying a guitar with broken strings. Uenoyama helps… Continue reading Caught in a Band Romance (Given Anime Review)