October 2, 2011 at 10:38 pm Comments (35)
「迷宮にひそむ契約」 (Meikyuu ni Hisomu Keiyaku)
“The Contract Hidden in the Labyrinth”
There weren’t any real surprises in the premiere of Sunrise’s original puzzle series, but the studio delivered the premise they described and made it pretty interesting to boot.
Continue Reading "Phi Brain: Kami no Puzzle – 01"
October 2, 2011 at 7:52 pm Comments (74)
「真剣で私にかかってきなさい!!」 (Maji de Watashi ni Kakatte Kinasai!!)
“Come at Me Seriously!!”
Rather than a premiere, the first episode of Majikoi looked like a finale. They skipped opening sequence, featured nonstop action for a good twenty minutes, and ended off with scrolling credits in the sunset.
Continue Reading "Maji de Watashi ni Koi Shinasai!! – 01"
October 2, 2011 at 4:42 pm Comments (31)
「時よ止まれ」 (Toki yo Tomare)
The ending for the anime of the manga that isn’t ending anytime soon wasn’t really an ending at all. But stay tuned for the movie…
Continue Reading "Ao no Exorcist – 25 (END)"
October 2, 2011 at 5:31 am Comments (57)
「侵軍篇、最終決着！」 (Shingun hen, saishuu kecchaku!)
“Invading Army Arc, Final Conclusion!”
I felt that these two episodes were of fairly poor quality overall, which is surprising since they are the final episodes of this arc.
Continue Reading "Bleach – 340, 341"
October 2, 2011 at 2:50 am Comments (56)
「布団に移るものを知らない」 (Futon ni Utsuru Mono wo Shiranai)
“I Don’t Know What That Thing Moving About the Futon is”
Well if this first episode was any indication, it looks like I wasn’t too far off the mark about how Cube x Cursed x Curious (a.k.a. C Cube) would tread into romantic-comedy territory more than anything else.
Continue Reading "C3 – 01"