THE PROMISED NEVERLAND / THE RISING OF THE SHIELD HERO [Premiere Reviews]: Twist and Shout.

The Promised Neverland, or Yakusoku no Neverland, is the type of anime I would never watch unless otherwise highly recommended, similar to that of Made in Abyss in its youthful cutesieness. The two shows also have the theme of curious orphans, with the dreaded "don't go near the gate to the dangerous forest" warnings here …

THE GEEEEK AWARDS [Best Anime of 2018]: Punch, Drunk, Love.

1. Aggretsuko – So. Damn. Relatable! Retsuko, a little red panda, releases her work frustrations by singing death metal karaoke. The misery of being a worker bee in the corporate world has never been more poignantly portrayed. Our heroine overcomes the challenges of capitalism, misogyny, and singlehood by screaming beautiful terrors at the top of …

NETFLIX ANIME [Preview]: 2019 Anime Lineup Presentation!

Netflix, the world’s leading internet entertainment service, continues to successfully expand its original Anime programming and today, during the Anime Lineup Presentation event at Akiba Theatre in Tokyo, presented some exciting highlights for the upcoming year. Today’s announcements join Netflix’ ever-growing slate of Anime that has already been captivating fans around the world, including this …

MY HERO ACADEMIA [Season 3 Finale Review]: The Future’s Gonna Be…Grim.

There has been a ton of growth and maturity for the first year students of class 1-A during the third season of My Hero Academia; Bakugo was kidnapped, All Might took down All for One and had to retire as a hero because of their battle, the majority of 1-A received their provisional licenses, Midoriya …

ATTACK ON TITAN [Anime Expo, Season 3 Premiere Review]: The World is Cruel.

The following review comes courtesy of our friends at Video Game Culture Headquarters. The opening of season three of Attack On Titan is incredibly somber. We’re thrown into an unfamiliar time and place where Eren recites a reflective, melancholic monologue that echoes the first episode of season one. They rhyme, like stanzas in a poem. The …