Classroom of the Elite’s Kushida: When Out-of-Character is In-Character

The first two episodes of Classroom of the Elite play Kikyo Kushida close the vest. Although I had my suspicions that Kushida was not what she seemed, it was because of the framework of the series, not because of her characterization. But episode three drops hints throughout, until the end reveal makes sense in terms of… Read More Classroom of the Elite’s Kushida: When Out-of-Character is In-Character

Classroom of the Elite, Episode 2: Think Like Horikita, Act Like Kujita

I’ve known girls like Horikita – one in particular, actually. She was intelligent, talented, pretty, and unabashedly about herself. No shame, no apologies. If it bothered you, well too bad. It’s not like she cared, anyway. Episode two of Classroom of the Elite shows us Horikita’s goal (to move her class up to A status;… Read More Classroom of the Elite, Episode 2: Think Like Horikita, Act Like Kujita