Isekai Izakaya: Japanese Food From Another World: First Impressions – A Horribly Constructed Clone (Spring Anime 2018)

Food is life. Food makes the world a bright and beautiful place, and, as a foodie, watching anime that revolves around cooking and recipes are some of my favourite types of things to watch. As I was browsing CrunchyRoll’s Spring catalogue, I came across a show called Isekai Izakaya: Japanese Food from Another World. It…

Devils’ Line: First Impressions – An Original Take on Vampires with a Humdrum Pilot Episode (Spring Anime 2018)

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…

The Legend of Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These: First Impressions – A Neoteric Take on a Sci-Fi Classic (Spring Anime 2018)

One of the most highly anticipated shows of the season, especially for fans of military science-fiction, is the modern-day adaptation of the classic novel series of the same name, The Legend of Galactic Heroes, which is being produced by Production I.G. The director of the project is Shunsuke Tada. This shōnen, space opera is loved…