Tag Archives: First Impressions

Summer Season 2015 – It’s almost here folks!



it’s time for some anime my good and loyal friends. A new season full of expectations, let-downs, and guilty pleasures.

Me? I’m going to watch a few myself after a short hiatus from East Asian Animation. In fact, I’ll spot-light 3 of my summer picks this season!

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Hakaijuu – First Impressions and Translation Update!


Hakaiju is interesting manga that I picked up yesterday focusing on a weird fusion of horror, suspense, mystery, and kaiju.

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Soul Eater Not! First Impressions – This is Not! a Lost Cause Yet!

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Soul Eater Not! is a spin off of the anime/manga Soul Eater. Featuring a new cast of characters going before and around the time the latter show takes place.

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Gokukoku no Brynhildr First Impressions – Elfen Lied 2.0


Cute Girls + Sexy Outfits + Violence + A Supernatural Backdrop + Harem = The Five Okamoto Lynn Principles.

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Abarenbou Kishi!! Matsutarou First Impressions – A Bad Person Doesn’t Make For a Bad Show!


I find it funny how this was such a controversial first episode. You’d think people wouldn’t equate a character with unlikable traits or flaws to a poorly written one, but I guess not.

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Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii First Impressions – We Gotta Please the Male Viewers!


If you were ever wondering how not to do a lighthearted high-fantasy title, this is probably as good of an example of any.

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Remodel of Choujigen Game Neptune The Fanfiction Episode One


A long time ago, in a Galaxy far far away, slime monsters existed to pester extremely beautiful women, whose bosoms shined ever so brightly amongst sexual innuendos.

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Gin no Saji First Impressions – The Farmer Life Ain’t For Me!


Gin no Saji is a breath of fresh air in a genre satiated with romanticized rehashes of ordinary high-school life. Actually, it would be more accurate to say it was a breath of fresh manure.

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Uchoten Kazoku First Impressions – Japanese Mythological Shapeshifting Raccoon Dogs

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Uchoten Kazoku is the one of the few series running that isn’t a sequel of some sort, and it has the added benefit of a main character than can and will change genders.

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First Impressions on FanserviceGatari Series Season Two – Battle of the Nymphs


If there’s anything as phantasmagoric as the mythical Nymphs, it would lie within Shaft’s recent installment of the Monogatari franchise.

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