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Review: Peach Boy Riverside is a fantasy/action series that was released in the summer 2021 season. One of the more controversial aspects of this series is the order in which the episodes were broadcast. Unlike most shows, Peach Boy Riverside was not released in chronological order. Instead, the director opted to release in a non-linear format. Now changing the order is not necessarily a bad thing as it can work in mystery/episodic type series however in the case of Peach Boy Riverside I...
Review: My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! X otherwise known as Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta... X is a shoujo comedy/harem fantasy series. This is the sequel to the first season which aired in the spring season of 2020. If you wish to read the review for the first season, please click on the link below: Season one: My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! The second season starts where the first ended...
In this prequel watch I will delve into All Routes Lead to Doom! It is a comedy series which adds an interesting twist to the harem/reverse harem genre. Unlike most harem shows this should appeal to both sexes. I certainly got a kick out of it! Stay tuned though as I plan on posting a review on the sequel tomorrow! Review: My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! Otherwise known as Otome Game no Hametsu Flag shika Nai Akuyaku Reijou ni Tensei shiteshimatta (I dare you to...
Episode 7 Jahy vows to get the mana crystal stolen by the magical girl. Jahy-sama will not be defeated! Just as she opens the door to the pub, Jahy gets a sudden surprise! Her boss explains that she has taken up exercise as outside of work she has become very inactive. She wishes for Jahy to be her workout buddy! Jahy seems rather apprehensive about joining but all it takes is a bribe for food to turn her around! This proves to be a more arduous deal than she bargained for...
Episode 11 Inspired by the words of Nanoko, Kyoya can no longer watch the company's main game Mystic Clockwork spiralling into ruin. He decides to take action in the solving the games problems by taking it up with the CEO. The CEO is quick to remind him that there are certain aspects of the games development that are non-negotiable. This does not deter Kyoya by saying the bug-ridden game engine must be scraped ASAP. This surprises Eiko but the CEO is furious. Kyoya reminds him that...
The Ancient Magus’ Bride: the boy from the west and the knight of the blue storm me too with their new trilogy, just found #1 subbed after a week of Its release o.O
Episode 13 Hanyuu believe it? She found Eua in the sea of fragments! But Eua is a rascal like Satoko and has a few tricks up her sleeve! She reveals to Hanyuu that she has the ability to see all much to her amazement. Things are not much better on Rika’s end as she has given up on this fragment and eggs Keiichi into killing her. Shocked by what she sees Hanyuu demands answers from Eua. She says to watch on… Hanyuu is stunned! She then witnesses a gruesome scene and the...
Episode 11 Kobayashi watches some aerobics on TV and decides to do a few stretches… But busts her back instead! Fearing the prospect of being fed Tohru tail… She looks for ways to relax and loosen those stiff shoulders! But is soon overwhelmed by the sheer amount of stuff on offer! Tohru questions how she will use all those devices. A sheepish Kobayashi insists that all the devices will be used… Ilulu decides to help with Kobayashi’s backpains… And it is not long...
Review: To Your Eternity also known as Fumetsu no Anata e is a supernatural/adventure drama series that was first released in the spring 2021 season and consisted of 20 episodes. The premise to this story is a rather unusual one. The main character begins life as an orb which is cast into Earth. The orb is capable of changing forms when it makes contact with objects or living beings. The first form it takes is that of a rock when it lands on the ground. Over time as the temperature rises...
Episode 7 The girls confront Mami and Tsuruno in what appears to be an imminent face off. Meanwhile even Nemu is expressing doubts over the whole operation. Touka remains steadfast she wants to help the magical girls. Yachiyo senses the girls are brainwashed while Kyouko takes this observation to the next level by baiting Mami into a reaction… Her taunts backfire… Luckily Homura can stop time! But her power is not enough and the girls are forced to retreat! As Yachiyo tries...
Episode 5 After a hard days work a triumphant Jahy walks home. She is beginning to get the swing of her work routine but vows this is but a step towards world domination! She is interrupted by a police officer but Jahy is above any questions so legs it! Hey ho, was that a mana crystal I just saw? Damn these officers are persistent! Run Jahy RUN! Unfortunately Jahy gets detained and is questioned in the police station. Just as she pleads for mercy the police realise they got the...
Episode 9 Kyoya adjusts to the fact that he is back in the year 2018 and is the father to a young child named Maki and husband to Aki. He tries to make sense of what has happened as not only has the timeline changed from the original 2016 but his whole living situation is nothing like it was before. What is a man gonna do when he is utterly confused? Look at his smartphone off course! He even finds a familiar contact in Eiko but the call just raises more questions than answers…...
Episode 11 We get a painful reminder of what happened last week with some VERY bloody scenes After the carnage Satoko washes herself off A cheerful Rika comes over to greet Satoko who is most pleased to see her. Rika offers to help clean the house but Satoko rebuffs this by saying she can handle the mess… With that matter settled the two girls go to the festival and are joined by the rest of the gang. Everyone is in high spirits and even Rika takes a moment to reflect on...
Episode 9 After finally putting her snacks down Elma suddenly realises the terrible work conditions in Kobayashi's office! Kobayashi is resigned to the status quo and more accepting of her fate but this does not stop Elma from raging against the MACHINE!!! She channels this energy into writing a proposal into improving work conditions but this is only met with amusement… Her second effort holds more promise but ultimately the results are similar. Instant rejection! Time for take...
Restaurant to Another World 2, new sequel ep.1 yet no english subs since August Finally S2, I missed to nickname cast since 0regairu but Shokudō does it for us :p
Episode 5 Sana has misgivings about staying in the Magius. Felicia on the other hand wishes to stay a little longer to find a means of avoiding become a witch. As they are about the discuss the issue further, they are interrupted by an announcement stating the start of operation Awaken Embryo Eve. What does this mean? In the midst of this Tsuruno approaches in a somewhat trance like state with her colours changing in quick secession and her repeating the same words over and over. What...
Episode 7 In an unusual turn of events Fafnir asks Quetzalcoatl if she will help him in some mysterious project… Curious to learn more, she ventures into Fafnir’s cave to discover he wants to create a manga. Is it for treasure, is it for power or is he just indulging an ecchi fetish? Fafnir hears from the grapevine that to get a manga to sell he has got to dish out some fanservice and this is where Quetzalcoatl comes in… She is less than pleased to fill this role… That is until...
Episode 9 We get a brief respite from the climax of the previous episode as Satoko reflects on what she has become after all these loops. Eua does ponder if Satoko is even human at this point. Interesting question she is throwing out… After that moment of reflection, we are sucked back into the classroom where things left off. Satoko is clearly distressed, or is she? Shion comes out positively steaming over the fact no action has been taken against Satoko’s uncle. Rena agrees...
This is the third season of the Higurashi franchise and unlike the previous two seasons it takes on a much light hearted tone. There are more fan service moments and general comedy that is not often seen in the main story so is really something that caters to the fans. Sandwiched between the filler though is a more serious story that centres on Rika and her making a key decision. All in all it is a fairly enjoyable ride but nothing too groundbreaking. Review: Whey They Cry: Rei also...
- my Fall tv sequel list: 1. Isekai Shokudō S2, 2. Muvluv alternative & 3. Lupin p’6... - TBA Tvsl: 1. Hatamaō s2, 2. 0verlord Iv, 3. Goblin’slayer s2, 4. Konosuba s3 etc ;)
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