The Breaking Point in Regards to Controversial Content in Anime | 12 Days of Aniblogging (Day 3)

When is enough enough?

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Anime Series Titles and First Impressions | 12 Days of Aniblogging (Day 1)

It’s probably been lurking inside my mind for years, but I became particularly cognizant of this phenomenon during the Summer 2017 anime season. I realized that a lot of viewers seemingly draw premature conclusions based on the titles of anime series. In other words, their first impressions are influenced by their perception of these titles for better or for worse.

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Battle Girl High School – Anime Series Review

Episodes: 12

Genre(s): Drama, Comedy

Aired: Jul 2017 – Sep 2017

Also known as: Battle Girl Projectバトルガール ハイスクール

Summary: Based on COLOPL’s school action role-playing game. Set in the year 2045. The world has been contaminated by Irousu (mysterious invaders who suddenly appeared), and humans find themselves restricted and contained. Standing boldly against these invaders are ordinary girls everywhere, without a powerful army or even weapons.

The Shinjugamine Girls Academy is a school for these “Hoshimori” (Star Guardians) destined to fight the Irousu. The player is assigned to this academy to train the girls and take back the contaminated Earth. And so, once again, the chimes echo through the sun-strewn schoolyard to mark the beginning of classes today…

(Source: ANN)

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Favorite Recurring Scenes in Anime OPs (and EDs)

To be more specific, I’m talking about recurring scenes across different OPs from different anime series.

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Fall 2017 | Midseason Musings

The last Midseason Musings for 2017 is here! If you’re looking for my thoughts on the seasonal shows I’m currently watching, then you, esteemed reader, has come to the right place!

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Can We Stop Overusing the Word “Dark” to Describe Anime Series?

The anime blogger and critic community have always had a soft spot for buzzwords. However, this post will be focusing on a very specific word that I consider to be overused to the point of basically being meaningless. I’m talking about the word, “dark.” Continue reading “Can We Stop Overusing the Word “Dark” to Describe Anime Series?”

Action Heroine Cheer Fruits – Anime Series Review

Episodes: 12

Genre(s): Drama, Comedy

Aired: Jul 2017 – Sep 2017

Also known as: アクションヒロイン チアフルーツ

Summary: The year is 20XX. Local heroines are now incredibly popular and can draw in entire crowds if they’re sufficiently skilled. In Hinano City, a high school girl named Shirogane Misaki forms a local heroine group in an attempt to keep the Hinano City Center from being torn down. Can these nine girls save the city center through their heroic efforts?

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