Search results

98 results, page 1 of 2

Featured image for Rating the Anime of Spring 2024Background image for Rating the Anime of Spring 2024

Rating the Anime of Spring 2024

One cannot praise Spring 2024 enough for the plethora of excellent anime it offered–especially in light of the present season. I ended up dropping two anime, because they…

Medieval Otaku

Featured image for Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 150 – Spring 2024 Season ReviewBackground image for Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 150 – Spring 2024 Season Review

Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 150 – Spring 2024 Season Review

Intro 0:00:00 Intro0:01:00 Ongoing The Fable Mission: Yozakura Family Spice and Wolf: MERCHANT MEETS THE WISE WOLF That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime S3 YATAGARASU: The…

Anime B&B

Featured image for ~SPOILER FREE~ FINAL THOUGHTS: SPRING 2024Background image for ~SPOILER FREE~ FINAL THOUGHTS: SPRING 2024

~SPOILER FREE~ FINAL THOUGHTS: SPRING 2024

Can you believe it? We have yet another great season of anime to talk about. Sunday and Monday slayed. When this year began, I didn’t think we’d be…

Please, no hate.

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 11Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 11

Train to the End of the World – Episode 11

Episode Synopsis: The girls arrive in Ikebukuro, and Pochi immediately picks up on Yoka’s scent. When they find her, though, she doesn’t seem to recognize them, and their…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Train to the End of the World Review — BBackground image for Train to the End of the World Review — B
Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 13Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 13

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 13

Welcome to the final week of episodes from Spring 2024, spanning the dates of June 24th to June 30th. I’ve enjoyed writing these brief takes on the episodes…

Anime Rants

Featured image for Spring 2024 Anime AwardsBackground image for Spring 2024 Anime Awards

Spring 2024 Anime Awards

The spring 2024 season of anime has concluded, so once more it is time for me to look back over it and share my favourite things to come…

Rory Muses

Train To The End of The World, Season Finale

Of the several, Yuri, Yuri-adjacent and Yuri-adjacent-adjacent series (which I differentiate internally from “Cute Girls Doing Cute Things Cutely’ series, which is why I keep using phrases as…

Okazu

Featured image for I Would Ride the Train to the End of the WorldBackground image for I Would Ride the Train to the End of the World

I Would Ride the Train to the End of the World

It’s time I stop putting off my review of this show, despite it being one of only a handful of shows I had taken the time to talk…

Anime B&B

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 10Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 10

Train to the End of the World – Episode 10

Episode Synopsis: The girls stop for a broken down cart on the tracks, which ends up being owned by Shizuru’s lost father and his friends! He tells them…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 12 (END) – Making Up to Stop 7G and the New Normal?Background image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 12 (END) – Making Up to Stop 7G and the New Normal?

Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 12 (END) – Making Up to Stop 7G and the New Normal?

Episode impressions of Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? Episode 12 as Pontaro is getting away with Yoka, which Shizuru and her friends need to put an end to,…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Featured image for The Weekly Orbit [6/24/24]Background image for The Weekly Orbit [6/24/24]

The Weekly Orbit [6/24/24]

Three anime end as the season starts winding down. Which had the best finale between Jellyfish Can’t Swim in the Night, A Salad Bowl of Eccentrics, and Shuumatsu…

The Magic Planet

Featured image for Kaiseki Anime Podcast Ep. 149 — WeirdosBackground image for Kaiseki Anime Podcast Ep. 149 — Weirdos

Kaiseki Anime Podcast Ep. 149 — Weirdos

00:00 Intro 00:50 A Salad Bowl of Eccentrics 10:11 Astro Note 18:45 Train to the End of the World 25:45 Outro Music Credits “Clover 3” by Vibe Mountain…

Draggle's Anime Blog

Featured image for Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 149 – A Salad Bowl of Eccentrics, Astro Note, and Train to the End of the WorldBackground image for Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 149 – A Salad Bowl of Eccentrics, Astro Note, and Train to the End of the World

Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 149 – A Salad Bowl of Eccentrics, Astro Note, and Train to the End of the World

00:00 Intro 00:50 A Salad Bowl of Eccentrics 10:11 Astro Note 18:45 Train to the End of the World 25:45 Outro You can find Kaiseki Anime Podcast on…

Anime B&B

Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 12Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 12

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 12

Hey, thanks for coming by Anime Rants. Today, we are reviewing episodes from Spring 2024, Week 12 (that would be June 17th to 23rd). Enjoy!

Anime Rants

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 09Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 09

Train to the End of the World – Episode 09

Episode Synopsys: Yoka is living in Ikebukuro, her reality-altering powers (and by extension the current state of the world) kept nervously under control by Pontaro and his henchman,…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 11Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 11

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 11

The following notes and responses are for the Spring 2024 episodes that were released the week of June 10th to June 16th.

Anime Rants

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 06Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 06

Train to the End of the World – Episode 06

Episode Synopsis: The Apogee continues through a few more brief but harrowing stops before arriving in a town that has been transformed into the setting of a popular…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 08Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 08

Train to the End of the World – Episode 08

Episode Synopsis: The Apogee continues through a few more brief but harrowing stops before arriving in a town that has been transformed into the setting of a popular…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 07Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 07

Train to the End of the World – Episode 07

Episode Synopsis: The remaining girls infiltrate the zombie horde to rescue Shizuru, but the queen is skeptical. When their ruse breaks down, they’ll need more than violence to…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 11 – Yuoka A Lost Cause and Stopping 7G Can’t Be This Easy?Background image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 11 – Yuoka A Lost Cause and Stopping 7G Can’t Be This Easy?

Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 11 – Yuoka A Lost Cause and Stopping 7G Can’t Be This Easy?

Episode impressions of Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? Episode 11 as Shizuru and her friends arrive at Ikebukuro. The question is, can they bring Yoka back and stop…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Featured image for The Weekly Orbit [6/10/24]Background image for The Weekly Orbit [6/10/24]

The Weekly Orbit [6/10/24]

The Weekly Orbit is a weekly column collecting and refining my more casual anime- and manga-related thoughts from the previous week. Mostly, these are taken from my tumblr blog, and…

The Magic Planet

Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 10Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 10

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 10

On the books for today are episodes reviews from the tenth week of spring 2024 – episodes aired from June 3rd to June 9th. Although I’ve had trouble…

Anime Rants

Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 9Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 9

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 9

Hello, dear readers! I hope your week has been enjoyable. I’m finally almost fully caught up to Spring 2024 anime. Today’s article covers my reviews for the episodes…

Anime Rants

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 06Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 06

Train to the End of the World – Episode 06

Episode Synopsis: Our intrepid train now has a name; Apogee! The name is revealed by Shizuka to be a tribute to a word Yoka taught her. As the…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 05Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 05

Train to the End of the World – Episode 05

Episode Synopsys: Shizuru and Reimi escape from their Gulliver-like captivity with the help of another person working unwillingly for the town.  Together they knock out the guards and…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 10 – The Power of the Beret and the PenBackground image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 10 – The Power of the Beret and the Pen

Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 10 – The Power of the Beret and the Pen

Episode impressions of Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? Episode 10 as Shizuru and her friends are getting closer to Ikebukuro, it’s evident that Pontaro doesn’t want them to…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Featured image for The Weekly Orbit [6/3/24]Background image for The Weekly Orbit [6/3/24]

The Weekly Orbit [6/3/24]

In this week’s Weekly Orbit, the anime girl band wars heat back up, and Train to The End of The World gets back on track. Plus, retrospective coverage…

The Magic Planet

Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 8Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 8

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 8

Happy Pride Month! I’m starting out this month in a good mood and ready to tackle more anime blogging. Today, we have reviews and responses for the episodes…

Anime Rants

Featured image for Kio Shimoku Twitter Highlights May 2024Background image for Kio Shimoku Twitter Highlights May 2024

Kio Shimoku Twitter Highlights May 2024

​​Not very many tweets this month, but starting off with some fun insight into how Spotted Flower has changed. Kio laments that Spotted Flower (a series that was…

OGIUE MANIAX

Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 7Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 7

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 7

Thanks for visiting Anime Rants on this fine, warm day. As you recall, I chose ten series to watch from Spring 2024. This post covers the anime episodes…

Anime Rants

Featured image for Spring 2024 Mid-Season ReviewBackground image for Spring 2024 Mid-Season Review

Spring 2024 Mid-Season Review

This season has provided us with so many good anime that I feel compelled to drop one. If you guessed Yataragarasu, you would be incorrect. The Misfit of…

Medieval Otaku

Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 6Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 6

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 6

Welcome back to Anime Rants with Mono (7Mononoke). We’re well into week 8 for Spring 2024, but I’m still a while behind on episodes. This article covers the…

Anime Rants

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 04Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 04

Train to the End of the World – Episode 04

Episode Synopsis: The girls pull through several increasingly unsettling stations as the real scope of their journey starts to sink in. As they dodge bizarre and frightening phenomena,…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 9 – Witch Queen Yoka and The Harsh Future That Lies AheadBackground image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 9 – Witch Queen Yoka and The Harsh Future That Lies Ahead

Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 9 – Witch Queen Yoka and The Harsh Future That Lies Ahead

Episode impressions of Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? Episode 9 as Shizuru and her friends have overthrown Chaos in NeriAli at Oizumi-gakuen, Shizuru seems more concerned about Yoka.…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 03Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 03

Train to the End of the World – Episode 03

Episode Synopsis: The girls’ day-long journey from Agano has brought them to… East Agano. Here, as portended by the map from last episode’s weirdo, all of the residents…

The Con Artists

Featured image for Bi-Weekly Booty: Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku’s Kuroko MitoBackground image for Bi-Weekly Booty: Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku’s Kuroko Mito

Bi-Weekly Booty: Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku’s Kuroko Mito

Zombies can’t stop the butts. The Bi-Weekly Booty is Kuroko Mito from Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku?

Shallow Dives in Anime

Featured image for Choo Choo! Riding the Doomsday Train: First ImpressionBackground image for Choo Choo! Riding the Doomsday Train: First Impression

Choo Choo! Riding the Doomsday Train: First Impression

Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku is one wacky, yet enjoyable little train adventure I’m enjoying this Spring 2024!

Scribbble Anime

Featured image for This Week in Anime - Anime Director Tsutomu Mizushima's Wild RideBackground image for This Week in Anime - Anime Director Tsutomu Mizushima's Wild Ride

This Week in Anime - Anime Director Tsutomu Mizushima's Wild Ride

Nick and Steve look back on director Tsutomu Mizushima's work so far, from his latest Train to the End of the World to Shirobako, Girls und Panzer, and…

Anime News Network - Views

Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 5Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 5

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 5

We’re about halfway through the Spring 2024 anime season, and though I’m several weeks behind, I’m enjoying what I’m watching. This article contains my episode reviews for t…

Anime Rants

Featured image for The Weekly Orbit [5/20/24]Background image for The Weekly Orbit [5/20/24]

The Weekly Orbit [5/20/24]

In this probably too-long edition of The Weekly Orbit; what the hell is going on in Train to The End of The World? Plus, seasonal highlights, coverage of…

The Magic Planet

Featured image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 8 – Trouble in Norima LandBackground image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 8 – Trouble in Norima Land

Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 8 – Trouble in Norima Land

Episode impressions of Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? Episode 8 as Shizuru and her friends deal with a horde of zombies, they go through a few more stops…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Featured image for Spring 2024 Anime: Thoughts So FarBackground image for Spring 2024 Anime: Thoughts So Far

Spring 2024 Anime: Thoughts So Far

It is a little over halfway through the spring season of anime in the year 2024, and as such I shall once again be sharing my thoughts on…

Rory Muses

Featured image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 4Background image for Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 4

Spring 2024 – Mono’s Extremely Brief Takes – Week 4

Thanks for visiting Anime Rants. I’m now many weeks behind on episode reviews, but I’m taking it easy and refusing to make myself rush. Blogging is about having…

Anime Rants

Episode 850: Spring 2024 Previews #1

This week on Anime Pulse we got a bunch of previews, very little IRL news, and space ships! Up first Joseph skips the IRL news section with Andrew…

Anime Pulse

Featured image for Train to the End of the World Episode 7: Clash with the RottedBackground image for Train to the End of the World Episode 7: Clash with the Rotted

Train to the End of the World Episode 7: Clash with the Rotted

I made it clear last episode that I wasn’t the biggest fan of how this latest stop started and wasn’t all that thrilled to see how our heroines…

The Yuri Empire

Featured image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 7 – Deceiving the Zombies to Save ShizuruBackground image for Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 7 – Deceiving the Zombies to Save Shizuru

Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? – Episode 7 – Deceiving the Zombies to Save Shizuru

Episode impression of Shuumatsu Train Doko e Iku? Episode 7 as Shizuru captured by the zombies, Nadeshiko, Akira, and Reimi must find a way to save her. However,…

Chikorita157's Anime Blog

Featured image for Your Anime Rankings - Best of Spring 2024, Apr 29-May 5Background image for Your Anime Rankings - Best of Spring 2024, Apr 29-May 5

Your Anime Rankings - Best of Spring 2024, Apr 29-May 5

Train to the End of the World and Voice Actor Radio are getting a lot of love these last few weeks! Discover which other series stand out in…

Anime News Network - Views

Featured image for Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 146 – Spring 2024 Season First ImpressionsBackground image for Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 146 – Spring 2024 Season First Impressions

Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 146 – Spring 2024 Season First Impressions

Timestamps 0:00:00 Intro Trash/Dropped 0:01:05 The Banished Former Hero Lives as He Pleases 0:02:44 Gods’ Games We Play 0:03:56 HIGHSPEED Étoile 0:05:03 Himitsu no AiPri 0:05:58 The Irregular…

Anime B&B

Featured image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 02Background image for Train to the End of the World – Episode 02

Train to the End of the World – Episode 02

Episode Synopsis: The girls discuss the logistics of their trip to Ikebukuro. Due to leaving in a hurry, and the unknown distance they must traverse, there’s food inventory…

The Con Artists