Spring 2017 Wrap-Up: Season’s Watchlist

Well, Spring 2018 was definitely an interesting season. A lot of shows started out strong, a lot got stronger as the season went on... and quite a few fizzled out half way. I'm a bit late on this, considering that the Summer season has already begun. However, i've finally finished up the Spring season. Honestly, …

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Spellbooks and Horoscopes – Boueibu Happy Kiss! THE END

After much dilly-dally, including a one-week hiatus, we’ve finally gotten to the finale! Will this collab end with a bang or with a whimper? Aria: I was going to jump in here, but Astral still has some stuff he’d like to say. Something about Machiavellian theory...? Astral: Happy, Happy! Well, I had quite a bit …

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Spellbooks and Horoscopes – Boueibu Happy Kiss! Episode 11

Astral: Well now, that was an interesting episode this week, wasn’t it? Some good, some bad, and honestly, I have quite a bit to talk about, which may end up being quite the wall of text. So before I take over, what did you think about the episode? Aria: I don’t think it was the …

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Spellbooks and Horoscopes: Boueibu Happy Kiss! Episode 10

With a blast and a powerful flare of magic, one of our heroes’ enemies is defeated! Confident and sure, they press forward their momentum, heading towards the confrontation with the final boss! Astral: Wow. There’s a lot I want to talk about this week, but i’ll start by saying that Episode 10 was, by far, …

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Spellbooks and Horoscopes: Boueibu Happy Kiss! Episode 9

Aria: Another fanservice episode, and another episode where the monster has pretty much no significance at all. Dice in Japanese is saikoro, so even the monster’s name pun was lazy...welp, enough from me. What did you think of it, Astral? Astral: Yeah the monster was kind of pathetic this episode. His motivations didn’t really even …

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Spellbooks and Horoscopes: Boueibu Happy Kiss! Episode 8

With a decisive victory and some shocking (and embarrassing) revelations during Mahour Shoujo Ore, our heroes now look to defeat their next foe. It’s certainly more powerful than last week, so how will they fare? Astral: I think both shows had a stronger episode this week than last. I’m not sure why, as Boueibu had …

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Spellbooks and Horoscopes: Boueibu Happy Kiss! Episode 7

With our heroes’ teamwork beginning to improve, and both of them at full fighting force, they easily dispatched their Mahou Shoujo enemy. All that awaits them now is Boueibu… but they never could have imagined the trials they would have to face. Aria: The number of notable female staff (director, scriptwriter etc.) on this iteration …

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