Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade Works Episode 5: Father Above Mage

Maybe the most astounding thing about Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade Works, and Fate/zero before it, is that through all the violence and ungrace in the show runs a theme of kindness and indeed, grace.  In episode five, we get a sense of it when Tohsaka, at the episode’s conclusion, declares that Kiritsugu, Emiya’s adoptive father,… Read More Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade Works Episode 5: Father Above Mage

Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade, Episode 0: Masters and Servants

Well, that was quick.  Ufotable made sure that this version of Fate/stay night is already better than the last. The extra-long prologue of Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works introduces us to Rin Tosaka, the intelligent and headstrong young mage, and her servant, Archer.  Episode zero provides background information about how the magic in this world… Read More Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade, Episode 0: Masters and Servants