Shield Hero Ep. 12: Everyone’s on Edge

Warning: Spoilers ahead! Finally! The moment we’ve been waiting for: a battle with Glass! And, as per usual when every villain comes into the scene for the first time, she swats everyone around like worthless flies. After barely escaping from Glass alive, Naofumi becomes the first character to be on edge by pondering about the significance of the Waves. Although the Waves were promised apocalyptic … Continue reading Shield Hero Ep. 12: Everyone’s on Edge

Shield Hero Ep. 11: Let’s Get Down to Business

May I say that this episode accents the word action in ACTION PACKED! Let’s dive into this episode, shall we? 🙂 WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD! First off, I was really excited when Naofumi gave the gifts to Raphtalia and Filo! In my analysis for Episode 8, I thought Filo’s gift was a crown but it’s actually a cute, feather-shaped hairclip. It suits her pretty well while … Continue reading Shield Hero Ep. 11: Let’s Get Down to Business

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An Empty (W)Hole: An Analysis of Dororo 2019’s Opening Theme

Just for you to get to know me better, ever since I watched Rurouni Kenshin way back when, I really like to watch historical dramas because I see them as both very entertaining and educational. I love seeing the story and the characters evolve in the midst of important historical events and engage with cultural roots. And that was how I was drawn to watch … Continue reading An Empty (W)Hole: An Analysis of Dororo 2019’s Opening Theme

Shield Hero Ep. 10: Feeling the Tension

Before I segway into my analysis, I want to mention that, yes, this blog will contain spoilers of the events that occured in this episode so I take no responsibility if you get spoiled LOL. Second, note that my title for this blog is not the actual title of the episode; that is my alternative titling for it, which I will now do for the … Continue reading Shield Hero Ep. 10: Feeling the Tension

Reactions to Ep. 1-9 to The Rising of the Shield Hero

I have such a bad habit of picking up new anime series before my finals (first it was Inuyasha for end of Fall 2017, Code Geass for Winter 2018, and then Cowboy Bebop and Violet Evergarden for Spring 2018)! LOL I’ve been eyeing The Rising of the Shield Hero ever since its promotion but I postponed watching it up-to-date because of my commitment to Fullmetal … Continue reading Reactions to Ep. 1-9 to The Rising of the Shield Hero