The anime season has started, bringing with it a plethora of new series. But perhaps unusual for the fall 2019 anime season is the number of high-profile returning shows. From critical favorites like Chihayafuru to fairly recent series like We Never Learn, the autumn should have any number of shows to get your nostalgia factor… Read More Which Returning Anime Series Are You Looking Forward To?
Urata is one of those fabled “high school transfer students” and wants to make a big impression on his first day at his new school. But he winds up getting upstaged by not one, nor two, but three other transfer students: the laid back Sakata, the flamboyant Shima and the cool and collected Senra. And… Read More First Impressions: Days of Urashimasakatasen
If you want a fair and accurate review of this new series from someone who’s actually familiar with the source material, I refer you to TWWK’s. I am not much of a light novel reader, nor do I intend to be fair. Forth, Excelsior! Didn’t I say to make my abilities average in the next… Read More Didn’t I say to make my abilities average in the next life?! Episode 1: Isekai Becomes Self-Aware
The new season of fall anime has arrived, and the TangleCast has got you covered! David, Peter, and Holly run through the slate of popular returning series this season, as well as a number of the new ones that piqued their interest. Come take a listen as you figure out what to try (and what… Read More TangleCast 64: Fall 2019 Anime Preview
All Mile desires is to live a “normal life,” an existence where she doesn’t stand out and is able to make friends and find happiness. As she prepares to enter magic academy, though, it becomes apparent that despite being granted “normal” powers when being reborn into this world of fantasy and magic, Mile is anything… Read More First Impressions: Didn’t I say to make my abilities average in the next life?!
An up and comer in the world of voice acting, Miho Okasaki is now best known for her breakout role as Rimuru in That Time I got Reincarnated as a Slime. I’m Enterprise has produced a few of the most popular and talented voice actors in the industry, and it seems Miho is one of… Read More Crunchyroll Expo 2019: Interview with Miho Okasaki, the Voice of Rimuru
Goddess Listarte has been tasked with saving the world of Gaeabrande. Sure, the S-rank difficulty would frighten even the veteran gods who’ve saved hundreds of worlds, but this is the perfect chance for her to show the other gods and goddesses what she can do. So she decides to do the same thing she did… Read More First Impression: Cautious Hero: The Hero is Overpowered But Overly Cautious
If you’re looking for a review of the new Rascal Does Not Dream film that’s effusive in its praise, this isn’t it. I recommend you check our other review of the movie by Jeskai Angel, which dropped earlier today. No, my take on the film, like the that of the series, is complex—I’m appreciative both… Read More Review: Rascal Does Not Dream of a Dreaming Girl
Sora is a newly minted highschooler whose diminutive size makes him easy pickings for bullies. But he doesn’t let this get him down, or get in the way of his passion for basketball (which, of course, turns out to be something of a family legacy). At his new high school he finds that the boy’s… Read More First Impressions: Ahiru no Sora
That title. The title says it all. Seven high school prodigies magically appear in a fantasy world and… have it really easy. It’s like isekai isn’t even trying anymore. Now, I admit: I did enjoy watching it and will probably contine to do so. But we’re edging dangerously close to the MST3K “So bad it’s… Read More First impressions: High School Prodigies Have It Easy Even In Another World