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Deca-Dence Series Review

An original anime from a studio that doesn’t have much of a history and nothing I’ve actually watched (having not watched Youjo Senki), Deca-Dence deserves far more than…

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Youjo Senki is Incredibly Fascinating!

For anyone who is even slightly intrigued by the historic military tales like that of the World Wars, Youjo Senki is truly captivating. In this post, I’ll be…

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Flurry of Isekai Shows this Season

Last summer, out of complete boredom, I took time to read basically most of the isekai manga out there. There were some good ones, Slime or Youjo Senki…

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Flurry of Isekai Shows this Season

Last summer, out of complete boredom, I took time to read basically most of the isekai manga out there. There were some good ones, Slime or Youjo Senki…

The Saga of Tanya the Evil: In Omnia Paratus

By Carlo Zen and Shinobu Shinotsuki. Released in Japan by Enterbrain. Released in North America by Yen On. Translated by Emily Balistrieri. I mentioned this a bit in…

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Isekai Quartet – Episode 1

So… I know Isekai Quartet has Konosuba, Overlord, Youjo Senki, and Re:Zero in the first season. However, I’ve watched none of these. Therefore I will see what I…

Anime Series Like I’m Standing on a Million Lives

Bored with the world that surrounds him, loner Yotsuya Yusuke is one day transported to a new world with two girls from his class. There he finds out…

Dark Fantasy Anime Recommendations

This is a list of some dark fantasy anime recommendations, it is neither all inclusive nor definitive.

20 Anime Series With Incredibly Intelligent Main Characters

Crafting a strong character is easy. Slap some muscle on that bad boy and put your budget in to visual affects – Bam! However, crafting an intelligent anime…

A review of Youjo Senki: The Saga of Tanya the Evil

In the hierarchy of many anime and anime-styled game series, the young girl somehow outranks almost every other sort of being in terms of power. A ton of…

Deca-Dence

Deca-Dence is an original anime series by studio Nut. It has some great characters, an interesting world, and a fast pace.

The DilKokoro Podcast Episode 29- Kaguya Manga, Tanya Light Novels, Issues Regarding Streaming Accessibility, and ReZero versus Fate (w Reikaze)

This week, Dil is joined by NoisyPixel’s Reikaze to discuss Kaguya’s manga, the Saga of Tanya the Evil light novels, and streaming anime. Also, Reikaze makes a case…

14 Cute and Innocent-Looking Villains in Anime

Some anime characters you can look at and think, “Oh yeah, that’s definitively a villain,” but some of the best villains are exactly the opposite. Nothing hits harder…

Some Thoughts on Youjo Senki (Tanya The Evil)

Saga of Tanya the Evil, Youjo Senki, anime discussion

Some Thoughts on Youjo Senki (Tanya The Evil)

Saga of Tanya the Evil, Youjo Senki, anime discussion

Ultimate Isekai Guide: 50+ of the Best Isekai Anime Series Out There

Over the past decade, isekai has proven to be the trend that isn’t going away. Like moe, it may very well shape the future of anime in a…

Understanding Isekai: A Basic Introduction

#isekai A brief introduction to some major general outlines on Isekai, otherworld stories. What are they? Where do they come from? Why did they proliferate? Warning: it heavily leans…

The Performance of Power: The Saga of Tanya the Evil

Power is one of those topics that pops up over and over in writing and in life. For instance, power underlies a lot of the relationship stuff I’ve…

The Saga of Tanya the Evil: Ut Sementem Feceris, ita Metes

By Carlo Zen and Shinobu Shinotsuki. Released in Japan by Enterbrain. Released in North America by Yen On. Translated by Emily Balistrieri. This book came out just before…

12 Isekai Anime Series With a Female Protagonist

Isekai is the big thing in anime that doesn’t seem to be going away. Every new season has at least one isekai series, and usually they follow a…

Youjo Senki, WW1 Germany Uses Loli to Take on The World

In a land similar to WW1 Europe, war is on the horizon. With her high magic aptitude being acknowledged by her carers and scientists of the empire at…

Anime Series Like The 8th Son? Are You Kidding Me?

One day, 25-year-old Shingo Ichinomiya goes to sleep and wakes up a 6-year-old in a medieval noble family. Unfortunately, he soon comes to learn that his noble family…

Anime Series Like My Next Life as a Villainess

At eight years old, Katrina Claes, the only daughter of a duke, hits her head and suddenly remembers she was once a seventeen-year-old otaku that got isekai’d. She…

Saga of Tanya the Evil: The Movie Review

With its armies sweeping across the continent, the Empire seems unstoppable. After securing victory over the remnants of the Republic's army, the Empire's ultim

Saga of Tanya the Evil: The Movie Review

With its armies sweeping across the continent, the Empire seems unstoppable. After securing victory over the remnants of the Republic's army, the Empire's ultim

Saga of Tanya the Evil: The Movie Review

With its armies sweeping across the continent, the Empire seems unstoppable. After securing victory over the remnants of the Republic's army, the Empire's ultim

Isekai Quartet 2: More Laughs, More Fun

I won’t rehash my views on Isekai on this post. There are good isekai, and there are great Isekai. The show we are talking about today works because…

KonoSuba – God’s Blessing on this Wonderful World 2!: It’s Always Sunny in Axel

With the Isekai Genre being so big, with so many series of varying quality, there are plenty of series around to establish a sort of hierarchy of quality.…

A Thousand Isekai, Part 3.5: "Isekai"

Okay, NOW I'm going back to Isekai, Part 4. --- Join the Discord: https://discord.gg/f9pFSZE Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/pauseandselect Stray Notes: - Let me know if you think this new format is obnoxious - For…

Medium Matters: Tanya the Evil

When I broke down the anime series (and follow-up OVA) The Saga of Tanya the Evil it bothered me that they constructed a great hero for a psychodrama…

Isekai Incision: Saga of Tanya the Evil

Support me on patreon at https://www.patreon.com/trashtierwaifu Join my discord server at https://discord.gg/3Uxest9 Follow me on Twitter to stay up to date with my video content https://twitter.com/trashtier_waifu Music used: Mizuki - Bad Snacks Half Day - Bad…

Review: The Saga of Tanya the Evil – Complete Collection

Our first impression of World War I warrior mage Tanya Degurechaff is mainly constructed through the eyes of those around and above her in battle. The upper ranks…

Weekly round-up

It’s a good week as an aniblogger-slash-reviewer when you can get excited over the giant haul of discs coming in for the New Year’s slate. One Punch Man,…

Manga PUlse 409: Perfect Saga

The local con season has come and gone and that means it’s time for more manga selected from a grab bag for Tim. This time the manga roulette…

Anime's Fans, Flows, and Friction

Huge thanks to Sandra Annett for her time! Amazon Link: https://www.amazon.com/Anime-Fan-Communities-Transcultural-Frictions-ebook/dp/B00TR5JPW8 --- Discord: https://www.discord.gg/tPeYEGR Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/pauseandselect Stray Notes: - The book has a lot more interesting stuff, particularly from the perspective of friction -…

Episode 20 The Saga of Tanya the Evil

On this episode of the Light Novel Podcast we’re discussing the light novel series, The Saga of Tanya the Evil. This one is released in English by Yen…

A Thousand Isekai, Part 1: Communications, Expression, Terms

PLEASE READ: This video comes with captions for Damien. If you do not have captions on, you'll find it under 'English'. --- First in a multi-video series! For this three (possibly four)…

Top Five Anime 2017

Me in 2018. Sooooo I haven’t posted much this year. To those of you who are still checking my blog periodically, I can only say – thank you…

4: Dubs (Saga of Tanya the Evil)

I had the privilege of experiencing Saga of Tanya the Evil through the dub on my first watch. My long-running motto for anime dubs is this: if it…

VG Pulse 284: Outrage Mimic

This week on VG Pulse, we have ezmails! We start off the show with side-notes of cleaning and selling junk, before diving into our first lengthy ezmails segment…

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Winter 2017 – Season Recap

If you’re wondering where I’ve been, I hibernated this last winter.  Seriously.         Great, and now that I’ve answered all your questions, let’s dive right…

Youjo Senki and Free Will

The series I started the most on a whim this season was Youjo Senki (or The Saga of Tanya the Evil for those who like clumsy official names). The chatter…

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Winter 2017 Season Kick-Off!

Winter and I have always had a bit of a love-hate relationship.