Review: Kill la Kill

In Short: Released in 2013, Kill la Kill is a 24 episode + 1 OVA anime that is the first series produced by studio Trigger. In it, we follow delinquent punk high school girl Ryuko Matoi as she searches for the person who murdered her scientist father. This leads her to Honnouji Academy, a place where top ranking students are gifted special uniforms that give them superpowers, and to the school’s…


Review: Vivy -Fluorite Eye’s Song-

In Short: Vivy -Fluorite Eye’s Song- is a 13 episode anime created by Wit Studio in 2021. It tells the story of an android Artificial Intelligence nicknamed Diva who was created by humanity expressly for the purpose of singing. Her life takes an unexpected turn when an AI from the future named Matsumoto is sent back in time and demands she help him save humanity from a world ending AI uprising.…


Review: Gekijouban Shoujo☆Kageki Revue Starlight Movie

I finally got to see the Revue Starlight Movie, and it was incredible. The anime series, which the movie follows up on, was mostly about main character Karen Aijo refocusing on her acting ability in order to star in a lead role of the musical stage play Starlight alongside her childhood friend Hikari. Their determination to fulfill their promise to be stars together helped show the other stage…


What Makes Senki Zesshō Symphogear So Awesome?

Ever since I found it a couple months ago, Senki Zessho Symphogear has quickly become one of my favorite anime of all time. It is a fun, uplifting spin on the classic magical girl genre filled with awesome action, awesome music, awesome characters, awesome messages, and an awesome story that spans all five season. Here’s a brief description of a scene set in one of the show’s later episodes that…


Sheryl looking out at Frontier fleet

Macross Frontier Episode Guide 01: Cross Encounter

First off, a programming note. There are multiple versions of the initial episode of Macross Frontier. One was an early release with incomplete effects. Another was a slimmed down version for its regular tv slot. What you’re looking for is the Yack Deculture edition. It’s a little longer, at around 31:39 or so, and has a few more character scenes than the other versions. If your version is…


Bite-sized Backstory 1: Fundament

Destiny’s history starts some fifty thousands years ago within the layers of a gas giant called Fundament. Unlike the gas giants in our solar system, Fundament is host to well over five hundred species. Most of these species live in the dark beneath the outer gas layers of Fundament on a large number of continents all floating on a massive sea that is suspended between storms and gas clouds…