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In/Spectre and the Unfortunate Truth about the Truth

Public (and private) opinion and belief are often swayed most by what would be convenient, helpful, exciting, or easy rather than objective truths.

At a Glance Anime

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Anime Top 5 – Winter 2020

My Stats. (*at time of writing)Shows watched from season: 17 (including 2 shorts, 4 sequels)Highest rating: 7/10Lowest rating: 2/10Average: 3.2———————&#821…

Anime Ataraxia

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Kyokou Suiri (In/Spectre)

One of the genres listed for this anime is mystery, but I think it would be more apt to call this a reverse mystery. A mystery generally involves…

Hexa Blog

My Favourite Anime of the Last Four Years 2019 - 2022 Part 1

  It's more than halfway through 2022 when I write this.  When I started this article, I really didn't think there were too many anime that ...

Tokyo Excess

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In/Spectre

An interesting mystery and exploration of truth with strong classically Japanese cultural spirits, albeit with somewhat shallow and annoying characters at times.

At a Glance Anime

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In/Spectre Season 1 (Collector’s Edition Blu-ray) Unboxing

Another Crunchyroll title makes its way into the UK via Anime Limited. In/Spectre also gets the collector’s treatment and a different disc author compared to the US.

The Normanic Vault

Snow White, Blood Red

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

ボクの事件簿

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The (Absolute) State of Crunchyroll Original Anime

Crunchyroll Originals have a reputation for being awful. Which makes sense, some of them REALLY ARE. But are they all that bad? With the label basically dead, it's…

Mother's Basement

In/Spectre

By Andrew Osmond. Watching the series In/Spectre may put you in mind of one of the most prominent displays at the huge manga exhibition mounted at the British…

All the Anime

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Star’s experience in Supernatural: Kyokou Suiri (In/Spectre)

Watch the trailer This series is about two unlikely people who meet in a hospital. Both have a secret that they can see yokai and spirits. The girl…

We be bloggin'

Manga the Week of 3/24/21

SEAN: Oh no, the March winds are blowing over all the stacks of manga you have around you! Shore them up with MORE manga! ASH: This is a…

Manga Bookshelf

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Some Personal Anime Favourites From 2020

It is sometimes good to be able to watch anime that have been vetted already.  A check on Wikipedia shows that 158 anime series aired last y...

Tokyo Excess

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Nonon’s Otaku Theater: Winter Anime 2021, Week 3

Otherside Picnic & Season 2 of The Promised Neverland and Yuru Camp are discussed in this week's Otaku Theater for the Winter anime season.

TheOASG

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My Favorite (Anime) Things (2020)

The Eizouken girls will get it all done, Go, Ishigami! Go finish the run! Confidence men—even heists on the wing! These are a few of my favorite things…

Beneath the Tangles

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REVIEW/In/Spectre | 2020

“In this world, there are yokai, ayakashi, spectres, demons, mononoke, and ghost. Creatures with those names exist just like everything else.”

Super Magic Video

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FULL REVIEW: In/Spectre

“In this world, there are yokai, ayakashi, spectres, demons, mononoke, and ghost. Creatures with those names exist just like everything else.”

Super Magic Video

Deca-Dence #09 — The Button That Fixes Everything

  You'd think they'd use some kind of 2FA system instead. Impressions: I couldn't help but think back to In/Spectre with this episode with how it had zero…

Tenka Seiha

Deca-Dence #09 — The Button That Fixes Everything

  You'd think they'd use some kind of 2FA system instead. Impressions: I couldn't help but think back to In/Spectre with this episode with how it had zero…

Tenka Seiha

Manga the Week of 8/26/20

SEAN: The end of August, a time when most people think back on the good things about summer. Like manga! ASH: At least some things were good! SEAN:…

Manga Bookshelf

I'm reading the In/Spectre manga

I don't know if Iwanaga's hair was this fluffy before there was a manga adaptation.

Karmaburn.com

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S3E09 - In/Spectre, Arte

In this episode of Screentone Club, Elliot and Andy are torn between multiple realms - the spoooooky yokai realm in In/Spectre and the world of the Renaissance in…

ScreenTone Club

S3E09 - In/Spectre, Arte

In this episode of Screentone Club, Elliot and Andy are torn between multiple realms - the spoooooky yokai realm in In/Spectre and the world of the Renaissance in…

ScreenTone Club

Anime Corner: In/Spectre Review

The Perfect Story…for a Light Novel! What’s the Story? When Iwanaga Kotoko was little, the yokai asked her to become their ‘God of Wisdom’. She agreed and gained…

Never Argue with a Fish

Anime Feminist Recommendations of Winter 2020

As if to balance out the light lists of 2019, the new year roared in with so many quality shows we almost didn't have space to recommend them…

Anime Feminist

S3E08 - My Youth Romantic Comedy is Wrong as I Expected, Kakushigoto

In this episode of Screentone Club, Elliot and Andy are back to doing what they love - reading questionable light novels and glorying in the beauty of puns!Series…

ScreenTone Club

S3E08 - My Youth Romantic Comedy is Wrong as I Expected, Kakushigoto

In this episode of Screentone Club, Elliot and Andy are back to doing what they love - reading questionable light novels and glorying in the beauty of puns!Series…

ScreenTone Club

Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 053 – Winter 2020 Season Review

00:00 Intro 01:49 Plunderer 03:01 Darwin’s Game 05:00 Interspecies Reviewers 08:22 Infinite Dendrogram 10:02 Sorcerous Stabber Orphen 11:59 Seton Academy: Join the Pack! 13:25 Magia Record: Puella Magi…

Anime B&B

Happy Easter!

Happy Easter, everyone! On this day, we celebrate that Christ has risen, and with him so have all we who believe in his name. His death and victory…

Beneath the Tangles

In/Spectre Episode Guide

Episode 1: One Eye, One Leg Review: In/Spectre Episode 1 Best In Show In In/Spectre episode 1, “One Eye, One Leg,” Kotoko Iwanaga took one look at Kurou Sakuragawa and fell in love. She…

Crow's World of Anime

In/Spectre, Violet Evergarden, and Invisible Disability

We continue our Holy Week series on anime and disability with an article about two recent popular shows featuring characters with disabilities—Violet Evergarden and In/Spectre. If there’s one…

Beneath the Tangles

Review: In/Spectre Episode 12 Best in Show

Quick Summary In In/Spectre episode 12, “She Who Defends Order,” Kurou Sakuragawa redoubled his efforts against Steel Lady Nanase, who made an incredible attempt to fight back. Ultimately,…

Crow's World of Anime

In/Spectre Review – 60/100

I love yokai shows.  Almost every season, sandwiched between your generic isekai and the high school drama, you’ll find some spooky yokai and poor humans who have to…

Star Crossed Anime

In/Spectre – The Birth of a Modern Ghost

I’m a bit of a repeating record lately but there’s a lot to say about myth and magic.  And sure, it’s fun to think about the classics but…

The Backloggers

Neomo’s Otaku Theater: Winter Anime 2020 Review

This Winter season has gone by quicker than I thought. I guess some bigger things have taken priority for most of us, plus there’s the fact that I…

TheOASG

In/Spectre Episode 12 Review — Gallery

In/Spectre offers a few delighting moments this week as its plot thickens. via In/Spectre Episode 12 Review — 100 Word Anime Even though In/Spectre wasn’t that visually interesting,…

I drink and watch anime

In/Spectre – 09-12 [Steel Lady Nanase Arc]

Here we are at the back half of In/Spectre – the vaunted Steel Lady Nanase Arc.  Even a cursory glance at the show’s artwork would reveal how central…

Star Crossed Anime

In/Spectre Episode 12 Review

In/Spectre offers a few delighting moments this week as its plot thickens. Irina and I discuss the latest happenings in the case of Steel Lady Nanase.

100 Word Anime

Review: In/Spectre Episode 11 Best in Show

Quick Summary In In/Spectre episode 11, “The Ultimate Fiction,” Kurou Sakuragawa had tried to grasp a future thread, but he found that by himself, he couldn’t reach it.…

Crow's World of Anime

That Lame Fight in In/Spectre

I’ve highly enjoyed the past few episodes of In/Spectre, but the battle of Steel Lady Nanase vs. Kuro has much for me to gripe about. If you haven’t…

Medieval Otaku

Winter 2020 Seasonal Anime Wrap-up

Outside of the bubble things are worrying. It is unavoidable to see news about coronavirus and how one should be protected from the disease. I do hope that…

ThatRandomEditor's Anime Blog

In/Spectre Episode 11 Review — Gallery

  via In/Spectre Episode 11 Review — 100 Word Anime You know, I thought I would have nothing to say about this episode but it turns out I…

I drink and watch anime

In/Spectre Episode 11 Review

In/Spectre offers a few delighting moments this week as its plot thickens. Irina and I discuss the latest happenings in the case of Steel Lady Nanase.

100 Word Anime

Review: In/Spectre Episode 10 Best in Show

Quick Summary In In/Spectre episode 10, “Dueling Factions,” Kotoko Iwanaga launched the second phase of her attack. While Kurou Sakuragawa fought Steel Lady Nanase to keep her occupied…

Crow's World of Anime

In/Spectre Episode 10 Review — Gallery

In/Spectre offers a few delighting moments this week as its plot thickens. Irina and I discuss the latest happenings in the case of Steel Lady Nanase. via In/Spectre Episode…

I drink and watch anime

In/Spectre Episode 10 Review

In/Spectre offers a few delighting moments this week as its plot thickens. Irina and I discuss the latest happenings in the case of Steel Lady Nanase.

100 Word Anime

In/Spectre Episode 9 Review — Gallery

In/Spectre offers a few delighting moments this week as its plot thickens. Irina and I discuss the latest happenings in the case of Steel Lady Nanase. via In/Spectre Episode…

I drink and watch anime

In/Spectre Episode 9 Review

In/Spectre offers a few delighting moments this week as its plot thickens. Irina and I discuss the latest happenings in the case of Steel Lady Nanase.

100 Word Anime

Review: In/Spectre Episode 9 Best in Show

Quick Summary In In/Spectre episode 9, “The Committee to Conquer Steel Lady Nanase,” Kotoko Iwanaga, from her seat in the back of the car, began her attack on…

Crow's World of Anime