Rakugo Shinjuu: Dissecting the Final ‘Reveal’

Rakugo Shinju’s just aired its final episode, and I’ve never been more upset with a series I myself has confidently heralded as one of the all-time best shows I’ve ever watch. Those who’ve seen it know exactly what I’m referring to, those who haven’t should check the series out on Crunchyroll before continuing with this piece. Massive spoilers ahead as I attempt to come to gripes with that one scene. Continue reading “Rakugo Shinjuu: Dissecting the Final ‘Reveal’”

Top Ten New Anime Characters of 2016

What it comes right down to it, what’s most important for me in any show are the characters. So while it’s a bit easier to just honor the standout shows from the previous year, I’d also like to take this time to spotlight my new favorite characters that were introduced last year in anime. Continue reading “Top Ten New Anime Characters of 2016”