Category Archives: Contemporary

Pretentious hipster bullshit.

Appleseed XIII Episode 2

Look what finally decided to show up. Okay, straight the point. I have two problems with this episode and the way the show(?) is progressing. The first is characterization. Recall “the old times.” Words spoken by one Batou, character from … Continue reading

Posted in Appleseed XIII | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Appleseed XIII Episode 1: “Oh shit Masamune Shirow what are you doing?” and Other Ramblings

Appleseed is an often times overlooked franchise. The manga debuted in 1985 and a one-shot OVA was produced in 1988. Some have criticized its clichéd plot and characters, yet without its original success, Shirow Masamune would not be the renowned … Continue reading

Posted in Appleseed XIII | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Final Thoughts on Dororon Enma-kun Meeramera (Includes Episodes 9-12)

Oh god. It’s finally over. I’m not sure whether I should be sad or relieved. I guess a proper finale post is in order. Anyways, I’ll pick up where I left off, except only several months too late. Yep, this … Continue reading

Posted in Dororon Enma-kun | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Dororon Enma-kun Meeramera Episode 8

I’ve already laid out my thoughts on Dororon Enma-kun Meeramera. If you’ve made it to episode 8, chances are you’re a fan (or a masochist). Either way, I stand by what I said earlier. All there is left to do … Continue reading

Posted in Dororon Enma-kun | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Why I Love Dororon Enma-kun Meeramera

Dororon Enma-kun Meeramera is a show that has turned its fair share of heads this season. The first episode was insane, to say the least, and it only gets crazier from there. I personally think this show is awesome. Other people, … Continue reading

Posted in Dororon Enma-kun | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Dororon Enma-kun Meeramera Episode 7

Enma’s child hood friend shows up (who also has a crush on Enpi-chan) to wreak havoc once again on the townspeople. This time, everyone is falling over, in true slapstick fashion, every couple of seconds. The demon doesn’t really do … Continue reading

Posted in Dororon Enma-kun | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Dororon Enma-kun Meeramera Episode 6

Nothing much happens during this episode that is relevant to the plot. We get perhaps a slight hint as to the back story of Enpi-chan. Yuki and Enpi were childhood friends, but we still don’t know her motivations and her … Continue reading

Posted in Dororon Enma-kun | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment