Our 4 Best Anime Marksmen

Sometimes you gotta get up close and personal during a fight, but sometimes you want to keep your distance. After all, if your enemy never gets a chance to get close, then you certainly have the advantage. Anime is filled with characters sporting superhuman skill with weapons ranging from guns to bows and arrows to […]Read More

Our Top 4 Epic Anime Punches

There are plenty of anime that are thoughtful takes on the world and life and those shows are great. Sometimes I want to see the world in a new and exciting way and anime can definitely do that for you. However, sometimes I just want to see a bad guy get punched so hard the […]Read More

Persona 3: The Waifu Review

So I’ve covered the romance options in both Persona 4 and Persona 5, so it seems fair and fitting that I would take a look at the waifu offering in Persona 3 as well. This is the game that helped jumpstart the series’ popularity outside of Japan and introduced a lot of features to Persona […]Read More

3 JRock Songs We Loved in September

You made it through another month of 2020, which itself is a pretty big accomplishment. And while September might not have been the most comforting month this year, we still had some great JRock songs to get us through. I’ve dug up some of the best songs released last month as well as some older […]Read More

Our Top 3 Anime Sidekicks

Anime is filled with heroes. From Goku to Luffy to the entire cast of My Hero Academia (except you, Mineta), the medium is filled with them. But no hero’s journey is complete without someone backing them up, getting them out of trouble when they get in over their head, and generally being someone the audience […]Read More

Dragon Ball: The Waifu Review

Like many people, Dragon Ball was my gateway into anime. It’s one of the biggest media properties on the planet and its hero, Son Goku, is one of the most recognisable characters in the world. The show launched a thousand tropes and memes that live strong to this day. But we’re not here to celebrate […]Read More

Rent-A-Girlfriend Season 1 Review

Hey. Wanna know a secret? Don’t tell anyone, but I adore a good romantic comedy. The impossible plots. The artificial escalation of stakes. The feel-good endings. I love it all and there isn’t a thing you can do to stop me. Which might be why I’ve enjoyed Rent-A-Girlfriend so much. The highlight of the recent […]Read More

Choices in Chrono Trigger

Chrono Trigger remains remarkably influential among JRPGs, even 25 years after its initial release. From the music to the characters to the multiple endings to even coining the term New Game+, its impact on the genre has been felt for multiple console generations. However, the area where it has arguably had the most impact is […]Read More

Free Anime on All4: Our Top 6 Recommendations

Funny thing happened while I was researching for my Persona 5 anime review. I was surprised by the fact that the show was streaming on All4 rather than Funimation, who had the rights to stream the dub in the US, so I started looking through the streaming service to see what else they had on […]Read More

What to Watch at Japan Matsuri

For folks who are love Japanese food and culture, Japan Matsuri has been a mainstay of the calendar for over a decade. Bringing together some of the best traditional music, food, and art to the streets of London, Japan Matsuri is a great way to get stuck into a side of Japan that isn’t anime […]Read More