anime review Archive

Welcome to the Ballroom Anime Review Episode 6: Swinging Couples

Around Akiba proudly presents our weekly Welcome to the Ballroom anime review  “Line of Dance:” Filler and Symbols When we left off, Mako’s feet fit perfectly inside Tatara’s glass slipper as they danced as a pair for the …

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New Game!! Anime Review Episode Five: Character Design and Development

Around Akiba proudly presents our weekly New Game!! anime review  Game Development, Character Development The last few episodes of New Game!! have had a strong focus on character progression. The fifth episode is no exception and allows the …

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Dive!! Anime Review Episode 4 & 5: (Kind of Gay) Tensions Building

Around Akiba proudly presents our weekly Dive!! anime review  Episode 4: “The Strong Men” This week on Dive!!, an epic rivalry is rekindled… except, well, it’s not so much epic as one-sided and pathetic. (And kind of gay.) …

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Welcome to the Ballroom Episode 4 & 5: Where did Hyōdō Go?

Welcome to the Ballroom remains watchable Last week’s cliffhanger not only presented the first real tension between Tatara and Hyōdō but also promised a role for the show’s most mysterious redhead. After Tatara had taken the injured Hyōdō’s …

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New Game!! Anime Review Episode 4: This Summer’s Must Watch Anime?

New Game!! is quickly turning into a must-watch show There are few shows that accurately capture the nature of an office more than New Game!!. However, if a series shows the good times, it should also show the …

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