That Time I Was Reincarnated as a Slime – First Impressions

Here comes the high-fantasy Isekai show of the season. BUT WAIT! Before the eye rolls and the groans come, and you click away from this post, let's take a look at this one... because honestly, i'm pretty pleasantly surprised. With Isekai becoming one of the most oversaturated genres in Anime lately, we are, of course, …

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Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai – Episode 2

What's this? Astral's trying the episodic review thing again? We all know how well that went during the Summer season... Yeah, I took on a bit more than I could chew with that. That's why, during this Fall season, i'll be following just 3 shows for episodic reviews. Try and guess which shows the other …

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“Do You Wanna Build a Shonen?” – Setting/Worldbuilding – Part 1

As promised, everyone, here is the first post of the "Do You Wanna Build a Shonen?" tag. I've tried to provide a bit of background to get things started off, and hopefully we'll see some awesome stuff come out of this! General Rules: Copy the post you were tagged in (From the Rules down, include …

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Boarding School Juliet – First Impressions

While not nearly as enthusiastically as several of the previous picks, I must say, I did enjoy this first episode of Boarding School Juliet. Taking the basic "forbidden love" concept of the original Romeo and Juliet story, and twisting it into a high-school comedy, the first episode alone opens with a number of colorful and …

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