Warning: This editorial contains major spoilers for Bleach. I've been following Bleach for a long time. I first picked it up back when the anime was airing on Toonami and I've followed both the anime and the manga ever since. With the manga having just ended, I'd like to look at how it went from one of the most … Continue reading Where did Bleach go Wrong?
The topic of fanservice comes up pretty frequently in discussions about anime, and for good reason. Every season has at least one show that obviously just exists as a vehicle for fanservice, and even anime that doesn't prioritize it sometimes has fanservice. Some people like it and some people hate it, so the question I'm … Continue reading Is Fanservice a Problem?
Considering it's popularity, it's not surprising that Sword Art Online got a second season. The first season was easily the most popular anime of 2012 and given the number of novels that hadn't yet been adapted, it was obvious that a second season would happen eventually. What's more surprising is how different SAO II is compared … Continue reading Sword Art Online II Review