Takemichi Hanagaki’s already bad life hits rock bottom when he finds out his middle school girlfriend (Hinata Tachibana) has been murdered by the Tokyo Manji Gang. Reeling from the news Takemichi begins thinking of the past and where it all went wrong. But he doesn’t have long to reminiscence when someone pushes him in front… Continue reading Tokyo Revengers Episode 1 Review: Reborn
All her life, Sarah has wanted to act on the stage, and when she finally lands her first role she can’t believe her luck. But the production of her dreams isn’t all that it seems to be, mysterious accidents occur and when a ghost appears to tell Sarah she’s in grave danger, she has to… Continue reading The Last Act Visual Novel Review – Ghost Lovers!
I suppose like most people when I started this blog, I wanted it as a place to air my feelings. And over the last two – three years, I’ve kinda stopped sharing some of my personal life in lieu of publishing articles. And I think that taking the personal aspect of my blog has, especially… Continue reading Looking to the Future – Q1 2021 Check In
In 1920s England, sixteen year old Ellie is ready to start her new life working as a maid in the Roquiford family manor. But she’s come into the house at a time of great uncertainty. The previous head of the family has just passed away, and while the young master Irving has taken his spot… Continue reading Gothic Murder: Adventure That Changes Destiny Review
At long last, here it is – the final episode of Higurashi Gou. The episode opens with Eua questioning Satoko on her uncle’s change of heart. Satoko resolves to put the ‘new’ Teppei to good use and sets her sights on Takano who has experienced the ripple effects of Satoko and Rika’s looping. After dreaming of… Continue reading Higurashi When They Cry – Gou Episode 24 Review (Final)
Maria Scissorland has worked tirelessly to save up for the wedding of her dreams. The only problem? Her fiancé steals the money to get hitched to her best friend. He leaves the heartbroken Maria with some ‘friendly advice’ – since she’s so good at making money she should just buy herself a new man! Maria… Continue reading The Bell Chimes for Gold Otome Review
Now with the power of looping at her disposal, Satoko does everything she can to change Rika’s mind about St Lucia’s. But Rika refuses to give in, and with each refusal, Satoko merely resets the loop and starts again. The mysterious spirit tells Satoko of Rika’s own 1983 looping and to understand her friend better,… Continue reading Higurashi When They Cry – Gou Episode 22 & 23 Review
There’s that cliche phrase of being ‘hungry for more’ and when Demon Slayer season one concluded back in September 2019, I was absolutely ravenous. I waited with bated breath, as news of the teased film came out, its eventual October 2020 release in Japan and finally the confirmed Australian/ NZ release. It felt like I… Continue reading Demon Slayer the Movie: Mugen Train Review – What A Ride!
In the Meta-World Satoko meets a mysterious entity who promises to give her the power to achieve her wish – the power of looping. Satoko is, understandably, very confused and that confusion turns to fear when the entity tells her to restart a loop she must die.But even though she tries to run away, the… Continue reading Higurashi When They Cry – Gou Episode 21 Review
With each school day that passes the relationship between Rika and Satoko only worsens. Where Rika is now lauded as an almost idol amongst her classmates, Satoko continues to be scorned and looked on as a trouble maker. Just when Satoko seems ready to explode, a letter from an old friend acts as a lifeline.… Continue reading Higurashi When They Cry – Gou Episode 20 Review