Note: I'm basing all of this on the anime adaptations of Tokyo Ghoul, not the manga. Spoiler warning for Tokyo Ghoul:re through episode 8 Haise Sasaki is going to face a difficult decision very soon: whether to continue with his current life as CCG inspector Haise Sasaki, or return to his old life as Ken … Continue reading Past or Present? Haise Sasaki’s Choice in Tokyo Ghoul:re
Month: May 2018
Crunchyroll Feature-From Bebop to Champloo: Shinichiro Watanabe’s Legacy of Cultural Mashups
To celebrate Shinichiro Watanabe's birthday today, I took a look at the genre mixing he did in Cowboy Bebop and Samurai Champloo (which also gave me a chance to revisit Samurai Champloo after so many years). Read the full article on Crunchyroll
Golden Kamuy Episode 7 Review
Originally published on The Fandom Post What They Say: “Complication” The Review: Content: (please note that content portions of a review may contain spoilers) After last week’s cliffhanger, Golden Kamuy picks right up with Tanigaki escaping with a captured Asirpa, with Nihei not far behind and Sugimoto’s team in pursuit. Asirpa saves Tanigaki after he’s … Continue reading Golden Kamuy Episode 7 Review
Crunchyroll Feature-How Anzu Give Hinamatsuri Its Heart
Today on Crunchyroll, I wrote about just how much Anzu adds to Hinamatsuri, especially in light of her heartwarming story in the latest episode. Read the full article on Crunchyroll
Golden Kamuy Episode 6 Review
Originally published on The Fandom Post What They Say: Hunter’s Soul The Review: Content: (please note that content portions of a review may contain spoilers) After two episodes primarily focusing on the human side of Golden Kamuy’s story, the focus this week shifts back to nature. Sugimoto and Asirpa continue to hunt the deer they … Continue reading Golden Kamuy Episode 6 Review
Bleach Volume 71 Review
Originally published on The Fandom Post Creative Staff Story/Art: Tite Kubo Translation/Adaptation: Joe Yamazaki What They Say The battle against the Wandenreich continue… Mayuri’s battle against the monstrous Pernida concludes, but there are still plenty of opponents left. Sick of dodging shots from the Quincy sniper, Captain General Kyoraku turns to confront him in a … Continue reading Bleach Volume 71 Review
2 Year Anniversary Post: My Top 5 Anime Movies
I can't believe it's already been two years since I started this blog. So much has happened, especially in this past year, that it almost feels like I've been doing this forever. Just in the past year, I've started writing for both The Fandom Post and Crunchyroll (both under my real name), something I never … Continue reading 2 Year Anniversary Post: My Top 5 Anime Movies
Crunchyroll Feature-QUIZ: What Would Be YOUR Devil Fruit Power?
For my first Crunchyroll quiz, I gave you an opportunity to find out what your Devil Fruit power would be in the world of One Piece. Take the quiz on Crunchyroll!
Golden Kamuy Episodes 4-5 Review
Originally published on The Fandom Post What They Say: “Grim Reaper”, “Race” The Review: Content: (please note that content portions of a review may contain spoilers) Well, it finally happened: Asirpa ate miso. Beyond that shocking twist, these two episodes showcase Golden Kamuy at its best. Episode 4 is where we learn more about Asirpa, … Continue reading Golden Kamuy Episodes 4-5 Review
Crunchyroll Feature-Hiro and Zero Two: Birds that Can Only Fly Together
After such a strong episode last week, I had a lot of thoughts on what Hiro and Zero Two's relationship means for them and why it's so compelling in spite of Franxx's other flaws. Read the full article on Crunchyroll.