Animecast: Summer 2018 Anime Season Review Part 1


As the summer season takes its leave, the hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast are here with the first batch of shows to give their final opinions on. What shows made the cut, and what shows fell flat? Listen in and find out!

summer2018review1featAnime Reviewed in this Episode: Chio’s School Road, Music Girls, Dropkick on my Devil, Harukana Receive, How Not To Summon A Demon Lord, Island, and My Sweet Tyrant.

Following the spoiler free reviews of each of the shows and the outro music, we enjoy a spoiler filled discussion of Island. If you have not watched Island, avoid listening beyond the 1:28:33 mark.

The opening song for this episode is the OP for Harukana Receive called “FLY two BLUE” by Kana Yuuki and Saki Miyashita. The closing song for this episode is the ED for How Not To Summon A Demon Lord called “Saiaku na hi demo Anata ga Suki” by Yuu Serizawa. The song following the spoiler discussion is the OP for Island called “Eternal One” by Yukari Tamura.

We hope you all enjoy!

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Co-Founder of and Co-Host of the OtakuSpirit Animecast. A huge fan of anime since the early 1990s, consuming over 1300 shows. Outside of Otaku Spirit, he has been a judge for the Anime Awards and aided in reviewing titles for some publishers. While he's late to the collecting scene, he's found a lot of joy in filling his DVD/Blu-ray collection as well as collecting figures. Sharing this joy, he posts unboxing and feature videos on anime goods to YouTube.