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One Week Friends: Episode 05-07 Review

One Week Friends: Episode 05-07 Review

In short, episodes five through seven introduce the audience to a new core friend named Saki Yamagishi, to Fujimiya’s mother (and the story behind Fujimiya’s memory problem), and finally to Hase craving some alone time with Fujimiya and freaking out about summer vacation.

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One Week Friends: Episode 02-04 Review

One Week Friends: Episode 02-04 Review

One Week Friends started out with an interesting premise of friendship transcending short term memory loss problems, but as of episode 4, it’s beginning to feel more like a gimmick and less like an actual obstacle. It’s unfortunate because the first episode set something great up, but the subsequent episodes are building on that initial framework while at the same time turning Fujimiya’s disability into a conditional nuisance and convenient story telling device.

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Brynhildr in the Darkness: Episode 02-04 Review

Brynhildr in the Darkness: Episode 02-04 Review

Brynhildr in the Darkness is an anime that is pantomiming a depth I'm not sure it possesses yet. The plot is thickening, and I'm enjoying some aspects while being leery about others. They mystery behind the witches' creation is what I'm most anxious to see. How did all the girls become witches? How is the lab still in operation? These are questions I'm interested in the show addressing.

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Mushi-shi Season 2: Episode 02-04 Review

Mushi-shi Season 2: Episode 02-04 Review

With the release of episode four, Mushi-shi is now a quarter of the way through its second season and while the tone of the stories has changed, the method and pacing remains the same as the first season. The first four episodes cover darker stories, all relating to the death of a person close to the featured characters.

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