https://youtu.be/uKcusKv2w34 Gun Gale Online’s inconsistencies in the form of weird mechanics and player behavior make its world and meta hard to take seriously. The worst offender is LLENN’s ridiculous speed. She can dodge bullets mid-flight while the next closest power is Pito’s just above average strength.At least Pito’s 20-man killstreak is the result of … Continue reading Why Gun Gale Online is Hard to Take Seriously
https://youtu.be/PZsD9l8084o I know I haven't updated this blog in eternity, but I figured I should post this on my blog old times sake. I miss you guys *sniff sniff*. I'm more into making videos now, so if I do create stuff it will probably be in video form, and I'll probably post it here. … Continue reading Is Comic Girls Generic?
Being emotionally manipulated - even in the subtlest ways, even by entertainment - is an upsetting feeling, but the real trouble is when you know you’re being played and it still works. Kimi no Na wa, Makoto Shinkai’s most acclaimed movie, pulled plenty of my heartstrings but few of its punches in concealing this … Continue reading Anime Challenge Day 5 – An Anime I’m Ashamed I Enjoyed
While other slice of girls are aimless or defined by their activity, K-on!’s characters feel real because their light music club gives them purpose without overshadowing their group dynamic. K-on! feels fast paced. No, it’s not filled with action scenes or quick cuts from one shot to the next, but the first season covers … Continue reading K-on! Season 1: Cohesive Slice of Life
(The anime, not the manga) This is the story of how what's valuable changes over time; how the things that were once special grow dull, and the things we held as commonplace now seem miraculous. It held a special place in my heart, that Genshiken. I watched the anime about ten years ago, which is … Continue reading Ten Years Later: A Genshiken Retrospective
Special Thanks to BlueTotoro for Inspiring me to finally write this!Episodes 21-40 After 58 episodes and a movie, can’t I safely say Gintama's gotten as good as people say it will? My friends...after what I’ve seen, I must conclude that Gintama hasn’t even begun to peak! I can’t help but compare the series to the … Continue reading Gintama Thoughts Episodes 41-57 and the Movie: Gintama Hasn’t Even Begun to Peak