Website Updates – Writer Recruitment and Patreon Donations!

Hi there to all of my faithful followers! To keep up with the influx of new anime for the next season, I am now recruiting writers to help me out with some of the articles on a volunteer basis. Good English and Grammar skills are necessary. If you like to apply, please contact me at: Read More

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Soft Tennis and Societal Issues in Hoshai no Sora! – Series Review

Major Spoilers Alert! Man what an cliffhanger ending! I seriously did not expect that the show would end on that note. When I first watched Hoshiai no Sora (Stars Align), I did not expect that it would end up loving it. Nor did I expect that it would get so dark right away. Like others, Read More

Turning up the Heat With Fire Force Series Review!

Hey guys, AnimeAsterisk here to provide anime fans with the latest and greatest anime of 2020. If you love Soul Eater and Nobunagun, then prepare yourself to get fired up for Fire Force, one of the latest shonen anime from David Productions. Series Recap Okay, so Fire Force is based in a post-apocalyptic world where Read More

Magic of the Full Moon – Granbelm Series Review

*Major Spoilers With the battle for the Magiaconatus now ended. What we get is bittersweet ending full of sadness, but one with hope. So with that, let’s look back on the series highlights and downfalls to this truly great anime. Series Recap What do you get when you mix SD gundam with magical girl antics? Read More

Swinging and Dancing in Meiji Tokyo Renka – Series Review

Major Spoilers With the clock striking midnight, the magic of the strawberry moon is now over.  Mei has returned home to the present with the promise of more adventures to come. While our main love interests await the day when they can see Mei again. So with our story over, let’s get on to our Read More

Passion and Will – Egao no Daika Series Review

*Major Spoilers With Egao no Daika (Price of Smiles) now over, the story of two girls on a planet with limited resources ends on a happy note. Yuki Soleil achieves her goal of destroying the Chrars and ending the war on a armistice agreement, while the other surviving main characters begin moving on with their Read More

First Impressions – Fight League: Gear Gadget Generators

Fight League: Gear Gadget Generators (ファイトリーグ ギア・ガジェット・ジェネレーターズ) Animation Studio: Bandai Namco Pictures / XFlag Premiere Date: February 14th, 2019 No. of Episodes: Unknown Airing Time: Thursdays at 20:00 pm (JST) Genre: Mecha, Action, Sci-Fi Airing Channel: Youtube Information Links: AniDB, ANN Encyclopedia, MyAnimeList, Wikipedia, Fight League: Gear Gadget Generators Official Site, Fight League: Gear Gadget Read More

First Impression – Egao no Daika (Price of a Smile)

Egao no Daika (エガオノダイカ) – Price of a Smile Animation Studio: Tatsunoko Production Premiere Date: January 4th, 2019 No. of Episodes: 12 Airing Time: Fridays at 21:30 pm (JST) Genre: Action, Sci-Fi Airing Channel: WOWOW Information Links: AniDB, ANN Encyclopedia, MyAnimeList, syoboi, Wikipedia, Egao no Daika Official Site What is the price of a smile? Read More

First Impressions – Magical Girl Spec Ops Asuka

Mahou Shoujo Tokushusen Asuka (明治東亰恋伽) – Magical Girl Spec Ops Asuka Animation Studio: LIDENFILMS Premiere Date: January 11th, 2019 No. of Episodes: 12 Airing Time: Fridays at 26:25 (JST) Genre: Military, Sci-Fi Airing Channel: Station: MBS/TBS Information Links: AniDB, ANN Encyclopedia, MyAnimeList, syoboi, Wikipedia, Magical Girl Spec Ops Asuka Official Site Warning: Show is MA+/R Read More

First Impressions – Meiji Tokyo Renka

Meiji Tokyo Renka (明治東亰恋伽) – Meiji Tokyo Lover/span> Animation Studio: TMS Entertainment Premiere Date: January 9th, 2019 No. of Episodes: 12 Airing Time: Wednesdays at 11:30 pm (JST) Genre: Historical, Romance, Fantasy, Shoujo Airing Channel: Tokyo MX Information Links: AniDB, ANN Encyclopedia, MyAnimeList, syoboi, Wikipedia, Meiji Tokyo Renka Official Site Based on a popular romance Read More

First Impressions – Grimms Notes The Animation

Grimms Notes the Animation (グリムノーツ) Animation Studio: Brains Base Premiere Date: January 10th, 2019 No. of Episodes: 13 Airing Time: Thursdays at 01:58 (JST) Genre: Adventure, Fantasy Airing Channel: TBS Information Links: AniDB, ANN Encyclopedia, MyAnimeList, syoboi, Wikipedia, Grimms Notes: The Animation Official Website, Major Spoilers Included Once upon a time, there was a distant Read More