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Devils’ Line: First Impressions – An Original Take on Vampires with a Humdrum Pilot Episode

Devils’ Line was my number-one most-anticipated show for the Spring 2018 season. It is being made by studio Platinum Vision, with direction from Yoshinobu Tokumoto. As a dedicated fan of the original manga that the anime stems from, my enthusiasm for the season as a whole bloomed with excitement. Because of my anticipation, I also…… Continue reading Devils’ Line: First Impressions – An Original Take on Vampires with a Humdrum Pilot Episode

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The Ostracism of Guilty Pleasures – An Anime Discussion + My Top 5

Happy Saturday, otaku Saiyans! Here’s to hoping that you have a lovely weekend, no matter what’s going on. Today’s post revolves around a topic that my friends and I were discussing casually a few days ago. It got me thinking about guilty pleasures, explicitly why something is referred to as a “guilty pleasure” rather than…… Continue reading The Ostracism of Guilty Pleasures – An Anime Discussion + My Top 5

Anime · first impressions · spring anime

Libra of Nil Admirari: First Impressions – Curiously Unimpressive (Spring Anime 2018)

Libra of Nil Admirari was one of the shows that I was looking forward to watching the most this season as it revolves around books. Originally a seinen, fantasy, mystery, historical fiction visual novel, studio Zero-G is adapting it into an anime serial with direction from Masahiro Takata. But after watching the first episode, I…… Continue reading Libra of Nil Admirari: First Impressions – Curiously Unimpressive (Spring Anime 2018)

Anime · first impressions · spring anime

Tada Doesn’t Fall in Love: First Impressions – Hilarious, Breathtaking, & a Must-Watch (Spring Anime 2018)

Tada Doesn’t Fall in Love is an original romantic comedy anime from studio Doga Kobo, with direction from Mitsue Yamazaki, that I placed on my watchlist due to how beautiful the visuals looked. To be honest, that was the only motivator behind my interest in the series, as I do not tend to gravitate towards…… Continue reading Tada Doesn’t Fall in Love: First Impressions – Hilarious, Breathtaking, & a Must-Watch (Spring Anime 2018)