anime review Archive

Welcome to the Ballroom Anime Review Episode 15: Regression?

This week’s episode takes a big leap back We left off with Tatara and Chinatsu rising to D-class status after a second-place finish at an amateur competition in which Tatara secretly followed Chinatsu’s lead in the final heat. …

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Kino’s Journey Anime Review Episode 2: A Victim of Tight Pacing

“Colosseum”: A Blast from the Past? I’ve got to start this review by admitting something. Right now, I feel like the proverbial old man shaking his stick and yelling “get off my lawn” to the new kids. You see, “Colosseum,” …

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Kino's Journey Anime Review Episode 1

Kino’s Journey Anime Review Episode 1: A Bit Simplistic

Back on the Road with Kino and Hermes The curtain has finally risen on the first episode of the new Kino’s Journey, titled “Jungle’s Law: A Country Where One Can Kill Others.”  I won’t get too into a …

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New Game!! Anime Episode 11 Review: Particularly Refreshing

The eleventh episode of New Game!! brings brought back all of the things that hooked viewers in its first season. By exploring characters’ aspirations in this episode, this episode made the show far more intriguing and may have renewed some …

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Welcome to the Ballroom Anime Review Episode 11: Onto the Second Heat

Around Akiba proudly presents Welcome to the Ballroom anime review episode 11, “Evaluation.” A long way to mastery, but intriguing enough to hold attention. With so much focus on the Gaju/Shizuku-Tatara/Mako rivalry, Welcome to the Ballroom’s past four episodes has convinced …

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