Category Archives: Checkpoint

All You Neeed Is… M-E-G-A-N–E~

THE POWER OF GLASSES has won me over. Where I had previously only continued past episode 2 of Meganebu for director Soubi Yamamoto’s bizarre choice of color palette, pointing out a lack of funny jokes and uninteresting characters to carry … Continue reading

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The Best Character in Shinsekai Yori

Last time I discussed the characters in Shinsekai Yori, I half-jokingly noted that Squealer, “the little rat dude,” had been my favorite character in the series so far. That claim was then intended to be a blow against the series … Continue reading

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Girls und Panzer: Tank Fu and Music, Too

So remember back in my season preview when I jokingly said that I would give this show a look if it had less Girls and more Panzer? Odds are you don’t, because that post has been viewed by literally four … Continue reading

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SAO Bug Tr- Ah, Screw It

About a month ago, when I first started this blog, I was planning on writing a series of posts about Sword Art Online and the various interesting aspects of the world that I wished it would explore in more detail. … Continue reading

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SAO Bug Tracker, Issue 0: Sword Farts Online

While the rest of the show has done nothing but stumble over itself in a manner reminiscent of only the finest of terrible fanfiction, Sword Art Online’s first episode had me legitimately interested. Sure there were some aspects of it … Continue reading

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