SHORT: Symbols of the Season #1: Gakkou Gurashi

  Ever wondered why the main character of Gakkou Gurashi wears a cat hat?

There is a Japanese idiom:

When taken literally, the phrase means “to wear a cat on one’s head”.

However, as an idiom, the phrase means to “pretend to be innocent and sweet”.


First Impression: Rokka no Yuusha


So, this first impression is ridiculously late because I actually just watched the first 5 episodes last night for multiple reasons.

  1. I was bored
  2. It caught my eye in the Horriblesubs Disqus and I thought I might as well give it a try.

I was so bored I started and finished a book within 48 hours. To put into context, other than the books school assigns us to read for English class. I haven’t finished a book in 1-2 years (did I even finish my school books? (no…)).

So… now that my rant is over, ON TO MY FIRST IMPRESSION OF THIS SHOW!

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First Impression: God Eater


ufotable hype?

Even in my socially disconnected life, this is the impression I got from the small amount of people I do listen to and look at on the internet. The hype was justified, leaving a very good impression of the studio with Unlimited Blade Works.

Despite the story falling off nearing the end of the show (of UBW), that isn’t really the animator’s fault and the second last episode was also animated beautifully.

Needless to say, the show left everybody expecting big things from God Eater, did they get it?

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