Between the all-female cast, and the excessive fanservice, this show isn’t going to be on the level of Shirobako by any stretch of the imagination, but there’s still some hope that this show will have some things worth saying.
That’s more or less where New Game! ended up being: a light comedy about working in a creative environment, with occasional commentary on Japanese work practices. It did have some good points to make about the issues of creating art to schedule, whilst also learning the tools of your trade. Continue reading
Alderamin on the Sky, Amanchu!, Ange Vierge, Days, Hatsukoi Monster, Hitori no shita – The Outcast, Hybrid x Heart Magias Academy Ataraxia, Momokuri, My Hero Academia, New Game!, Orange, OZMAFIA!, Qualidea Code, Regalia: The Three Sacred Stars, ReLIFE, Rewrite, Scar-red Riders XechS, Servamp, sweetness & lightning, Taboo Tattoo, Tales of Zestiria the X, The Highschool Life of a Fudanshi, The Morose Mononokean, This Art Club Has A Problem!, Thunderbolt Fantasy
The Summer 2016 anime season has begun, and here are the results of the series I’ve sampled so far.
- Looking Forward To: 3
- Probationary Watch List: 9
- Dropped: 9
- Dropped and I hope Pedantic Perspective Watches: 2
- Dropped and oh dear god no: 1