Review: SSSS.Gridman

I’m just here to say good things about SSSS.Gridman. Great art. Great animation. Great action. Great characters. Great plot. Great music. And some nicely hidden depth that you might not expect. Just go watch SSSS.Gridman.


Review: Strain: Strategic Armored Infantry

Strain: Strategic Armored Infantry is a 2006 sci-fi anime from Studio Fantasia that follows cadet Strain pilot Sara Werec as she pursues her older brother across the stars looking for answers after he betrays her.


Review: Revue Starlight: The LIVE #1

The first Revue Starlight stage play tells a similar story to the anime complete with good characters, familiar songs, and fun choreography.


Review: Steins;Gate Anime

Steins;Gate is a fun 2011 anime about a goofy university student who is a self-proclaimed mad scientist who accidentally creates a time machine by hooking together a cellphone and a microwave.


Review: Land of the Lustrous Anime

Land of the Lustrous is a 2017 anime by CGI powerhouse Orange about a small group of immortal, genderless gem people who are hunted by strange beings who come from the moon.


The cast of Revue Starlight on stage seen from above

Review: Shoujo☆Kageki Revue Starlight Anime

Revue Starlight uses high school antics and intense, magical stage battles to provide a fascinating critique of the real world Takarazuka Revue stage shows.


The girls with the southern lights in the background

Review: A Place Further Than The Universe

A Place Further Than The Universe sends four high school girls on a life changing adventure that deftly mixes hilarity and sadness to great effect.


Toybox in orbit over earth with a sunrise ahead

Review: Planetes Anime

Planetes is a well made, character-driven anime that depicts life and work in Earth’s orbit in the near future of 2075. Its realistic portrayal of space combined with its complex, well-rounded ensemble cast delivers humor and fun along with a strong helping of angst and character drama.


Ranka & Sheryl back to back with magic wings

Macross Frontier Episode Guide 27: Wings of Farewell

Wings of Goodbye sings Macross Frontier out with a bang. This second movie features almost all new animation and some surprising story twists.


Sheryl & Ranka back to back

Macross Frontier Episode Guide 26: The False Songstress

In this first of two higher budget movies, we get an alternate retelling of Macross Frontier that does a good job of refining the narrative of the main series.