Yūri!!! On Ice: Episodes 11 & 12 – The Emotional Finale

Alrighty, it’s time to talk about the last two episodes of Yūri!!! On Ice. Let’s do it. Episode eleven made me tear up. This entire series has been about conquering that which you fear the most, and every single participant has done just that. It was so intense watching them head out onto the ice…

Diabolik Lovers: Episode 4 – Full Moon of Absurdity

Confounded. That is what I’m feeling right about now. Utterly and truly bloody confounded that people watch this anime, or play the video games, and derive some semblance of pleasure out of it. I honestly don’t understand it at all. I am someone who tends to like villains and assholes. If they are superficially gorgeous,…

Diabolik Lovers: Episode 3 – Unappetising Abuse

You know, those of you who predicted that I may not finish this series are probably not too far off. It’s one of the most sexist, misogynistic, problematic pieces of shit I have ever seen, and I’ve seen some stuff, let me tell you. There’s fetishizing abuse and then there’s fetishizing abuse. In this episode…

Diabolik Lovers: Episode 2 – Getting Wet

OH. MY. GOD. Okay, I’ve experienced super misogynistic, problematic stuff before, but when you toss sheer dumbassery into the mix… Goodness gracious… I feel like I need to be Parvati to keep up with all of the face-palming I’ve been instinctively needing to do! I mean… come on. The first absurd thing that made me…