Posts tagged: first impression

Animecast: Summer 2017 Anime Season First Impressions


The Summer Anime Season is well under way, and it’s time for the hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast to finally weigh in on their thoughts for what’s working and what’s not. Listen in and see if you agree or have missed a series that you may want to pick up! Read more »

Animecast: Spring 2017 Anime Season First Impressions


With the Spring 2017 Anime Season edging closer to its half way point, the hosts of the Animecast are here to give their thoughts on which shows have promise and which don’t. Listen in and find out what shows should be on your radar! Read more »

Animecast: Fall 2016 Anime Season First Impressions


After getting our feet wet by the Fall 2016 Anime Season, it’s time to give our take on what shows have left a solid first impression on us. Join the hosts of the animecast as they give their take on what meets the 3 episode rule! Read more »

Animecast: Spring 2016 Anime Season First Impressions


We’re getting our feet wet in the new Spring 2016 Anime Season and it’s time for the hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast to give their take on what shows have promise and which seem to be falling short. It’s a jam-packed episode so be prepared to take notes! Read more »

Animecast: Summer 2015 First Impressions Part 2


The pins are lined up and it’s time to knock out the second batch of our first impressions for the Summer 2015 anime season. It took a bit longer than we had imagined, but there’s a lot of explaining to do. So enjoy this extensive discussion of these shows! Read more »

Animecast: Spring 2015 First Impressions


As we get knee deep into the Spring 2015 Season, it’s time for the Animecast to chime in on our thoughts on what is panning out good (or bad).  Join us as we, along with special guest Loli-Knight, dive in. Read more »

First Impressions: Himegoto


The age-old art of the trap is a tried and tested archetype in the world of anime. They aim to confuse and ultimately frustrate the equal gender. However to create a comedy short based strictly on the concept of it is a whole other beast. Read more »

First Impressions: Tonari no Seki-kun


Good shorts have this strange problem that when you watch them you want more.  However you know deep down that they would probably be terrible at full length.  Tonari no Seki-kun: The Master of Killing Time may be one of those cases where you want a full length show, however it’s just perfect as a short. Read more »

First Impressions: Nobunagun


Since this was one of the shows I was looking forward to this season, I was in for a shock.  A captivating premise coupled in with some interesting artwork.  It was no wonder that I felt as if I just had to look into this show. Read more »

First Impressions: D-Fragments


I love comedy.  I’m quick to laugh and this show has the absurd slapstick comedy I have come to expect from anime.  That said, I’m not ignorant to the idea that this is indeed yet another club show with tropes and archetype characters. Read more »