Violet Evergarden and the Horizon of Love ヴァイオレット・エヴァーガーと愛の地平線

ヴァイオレット・エヴァーガーデン と愛の地平線 Dedication: This review of Violet Evergarden was initiated by Fred at “This is my place” where he commented on a Review of Gunslinger Girl Thanks for the suggestion! Introduction Violet Evergarden(TV,2018) produced by Kyoto Animation, is as you would expect from KyoAni, an incredibly beautiful work in all its aspects. But beyond its …

Houseki no Kuni – Land of the Lustrous – The Manga CH 95 to Hiatus

SPOILER ALERT: Spoilers follow, beware WARNING ALERT: There is no intention here to offend anyone’s religious views, or to diminish one’s love for the story of Houseki no Kuni. You will find negative comments below. If you cannot handle them, then you should stop reading now, and forget about this blog. If you proceed to …

Gunslinger Girl(S1): The Search for Happiness finds only Love

SPOILER ALERT: The following review contains spoilers! Beware! WARNING ALERT: This Anime deals with very mature subjects. Young girls who have been severely abused are turned into cyborgs, and are trained as killing machines. The violence is extreme with graphic bloodletting. But there is no fan service, and never any visual image of actual abuse …

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This list is for other blogs: ————————————————————————————————————————— First Recommendation on this list is Yuri Reviews This blog is one of the very best for the Yuri genre, plus you have the reviewer Rock The Vogt whose reviews are exceptional. The Rock’s latest review of the Fall Season 2020 is —————————————————————————————————————————– Second Recommendation is The Yuri …

On Fandom and Free Will (w152)

SPOILERS ABOUND It has always been curious, this world of Fandom, not so much that people like certain works of art and performers of those works, but rather the intensity of those likes which can border or even cross over, fanaticism. We constantly hear stories of Fan Stalkers, and the often violent reactions of fan …

Time of Eve: The Movie – Are you enjoying the time of EVE?

SPOILER ALERT: This review will contain spoilers so be aware Please see Wikipedia page for details on Eve no Jikan One of the most significant robot movies ever created with heart and feeling and which creates a confused mental state. This work exists in two forms. A 6 Ep ONA series released 2008-2009 and then …

Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU CLIMAX ( S3.EP12) – The Cutest Couple and now The End

My oh my, never expected this couple to be so kawaii (adorably cute). S3.EP12 is really not the end of Oregairu because it effectively ended in the previous S3.EP11 where both Hachiman and Yukino admitted that they did care about each other rather deeply. This EP12 is really nothing more than a celebration, a party, …

Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU CLIMAX ( S3.EP11) – Yui’s First Romance and First Hurt

Season Three has been especially brutal to Yui Yuigahama (由比ヶ浜 結衣, Yuigahama Yui). Among the fan base, Yui, Saki Kawasaki (川崎 沙希, Kawasaki Saki), Shizuka Hiratsuka (平塚 静, Hiratsuka Shizuka), and Iroha Isshiki (一色 いろは, Isshiki Iroha) have been some of the most consistent fan favorites for best girl. Yet there is something very special …

Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU CLIMAX ( S3.EP11) – Hachiman’s Answer

SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen up to Oregairu S3.EP11, everything that follows is a spoiler. We ended the previous essay, Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU ( S3.EP10) – Communicate? With the following “Hachiman must now communicate his feelings to Yukino and Yui and he has only two more episodes in which …

Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU CLIMAX ( S3.EP10) – Hachiman’s Communication?

SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen up to Oregairu S3.EP10, everything that follows is a spoiler. As we approach the end of Oregairu, every line of dialog seems to sparkle with depth and insight. Over at ANN, Hachiman was criticized for being indecisive, that he has not made a decision since the plea for …