Monthly Archives: July 2013

Does Date A Live deserve a second season?

Seeing as Date A Live has now been greenlit for not only a second season, but a 2-cour second season, I feel compelled to whip up a quick post detailing my thoughts on this. I’d love to hear from any … Continue reading

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Review – Lamb of God – As the Palaces Burn

2003’s “As The Palaces Burn” is a prime example of LOG’s raw energy and powerful sound. The album is a frantic yet orderly collection of driving riffs, astounding tempos, and those distinctly groovy phrases that we know and love about … Continue reading

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Review – Unleashed – Across the Open Sea

Sound – Originally hailing from Kungsängen, Unleashed have established a solid reputation as one of the leading groups in the Swedish Death Metal scene. Exclusive use of B standard tuning gives ‘Across The Open Sea’ a dark, heavy and crushing atmosphere … Continue reading

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Does Stella Jogakuin Koutou-ka C³-bu Glorify Gun Culture?

In a recent article on Anime News Network, executive producer Zac Bertschy made an interesting point about Stella Jogakuin Koutou-ka C³-bu. He claims that it promotes and glorifies gun culture. “…this is straight-up little girls lovingly caressing handguns and assault … Continue reading

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Summer Anime 2013! Opinions and Impressions – Part 3

Teekyuu 2 Is your body ready for MORE TEEKYUU? It better be. Episode one of season two was expectedly ridiculous and unabashedly hyperactive. Teekyuu 2 is off to a great start. Fans will be pleased to find out that the … Continue reading

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Summer Anime 2013! Impressions and Opinions – Part 2

Love Lab Love Lab is a another light-hearted entry to the season that presents us with speedy dialogue, character comedy, and dose of slapstick. The premise is not overly ambitious, but the dynamic between Maki and Kurahashi made for an … Continue reading

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Summer Anime 2013! Impressions and Opinions – Part 1

Danganronpa: Kibou no Gakuen to Zetsubou no Koukousei – The Animation Episode one of Danganronpa showed off an interesting cast and a sinister setting. I’m not familiar with the video game it’s based on but already I want to check … Continue reading

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