Knight’s & Magic Episode 1 Review

The summer anime season has begun and new series Knight’s & Magic blends both mecha and fantasy genres into a fascinating world. It has a promising first episode, despite a frustrating three-year rush of story progression. The anime oddly begins in our world with a mecha otaku who is a genius programmer, who after shopping for his figure collection, dies from a car accident. Just … Continue reading Knight’s & Magic Episode 1 Review

Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid is A Fluidly Animated Masterpiece About Love and Life

Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid strikes a confident and consistent tone that meets and exceeds the animation and story pedigree set by previous episodic Kyoto Animation shows. It tells the story of shapeshifting dragon Tohru, (Yūki Kuwahara) and her sudden ambition to freeload in the apartment of Kobayashi (Mutsumi Tamura), a female programmer by day and occasional, maid-otaku drunkard by night. Along the way, Tohru’s presence … Continue reading Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid is A Fluidly Animated Masterpiece About Love and Life

4 Winter 2017 Anime To Watch While They’re Still Free for Canadians on Crunchyroll

Last season, anime streaming service Crunchyroll broadcasted subtitled simulcasts of 40 of the 46 new anime debuts from Japan, but here in Canada, those free, ad-supported streams only stay up for 13 weeks after they air. So before those episodes are locked away behind the $6.95 per month vault door of Crunchyroll Premium, here are four great shows you should watch from winter 2017. Miss … Continue reading 4 Winter 2017 Anime To Watch While They’re Still Free for Canadians on Crunchyroll