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Grex's Winter 2018 Anime Roundup

For me, this winter was an odd season, filled with shows I either really liked or really couldn’t care less about. Not exactly quality over quantity, but something along those lines. I guess in some ways it was the calm before the storm of this absolutely insane spring season.

Stinolez's Season Review [Winter 2018] Stinolez's Season Review [Winter 2018]

It’s again the time of the year, when we are slowly coming from one season to another, turning back and reviewing what we saw and in what we invested time past few months. Since there will be again quite a lot of shows to cover, to make this little bit easier to digest, I didn’t include synopsis for the shows (go and…

After the Rain Overcomes a Problematic Premise

After the Rain is not what it seems. Go to MyAnimeList, Anichart, even Wikipedia, and it seems to be a love story between a high school girl and a divorced middle-aged man. In fact, the first few episodes do little to alter this impression, as the girl confesses her feelings and they even go on something of a date —…

Franxxly Disappointing: Darling in the Franxx and the Neglection of Narrative Structure Franxxly Disappointing: Darling in the Franxx and the Neglection of Narrative Structure

Darling in the Franxx is the new anime created by Studio Trigger (Kill La Kill, Kiznaiver) and A-1 Pictures (Sword Art Online, Anohana, From the New World), directed by Atsushi Nishigori (The Idolm@ster). A mecha series set in a post-apocalyptic wasteland, the series centres on pairs of children that emotionally…

Dubs w/ Dil: Pop Team Epic Dubs w/ Dil: Pop Team Epic

No matter what level one is practicing it, comedy is a wild world of trial and error. As true as any art, someone might find everything about comedic works to be side-splitting and hilarious, while others could be downright offended. When television is involved, it is no secret that jokes and performances have been…

The 11 Anime of Winter 2018 You Should Be Watching The 11 Anime of Winter 2018 You Should Be Watching

Better late than never! Welcome friends once again to the AniTAY Recommendation Collaboration Fiesta, Winter 2018 edition! If this is your first time with us, this is where our fellow AniTAYers and I have gathered together to select some of our favorite shows we are currently watching this season. You may not agree…

After the Rain: A Beautiful Anime, Forever Ruined by an SNL Sketch After the Rain: A Beautiful Anime, Forever Ruined by an SNL Sketch

So, how’s everyone’s winter anime season going?

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