Category Archives: Appleseed XIII

4th time’s the charm?

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

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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

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