Fall 2013 Anime Season: First Impressions

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio Ars Nova 03  Coppelion 03  Galilei Donna - 01  Log Horizon 02  Nagi no Asukara 02  Strike the Blood 03

A little late, but here’s this season’s first impressions! It’s just a hand full of shows this time (only about half of my usual amount!)… Compared to the less than stellar summer season, I’m finding the fall season to have several enjoyable series that show plenty of promise. Some are taking longer to get going than others, but hopefully they’ll find their footing and continue progressing. But, of course only time will tell how good they will really be. Here’s hoping for a good season!

I’m following a few other shows this season, other than the ones listed here, and depending on how I like them, may end up added to my final impressions post later this year. But, until then, enjoy my first impressions of the Fall 2013 anime season! Continue reading


Summer 2013 Anime Season: First Impressions (Part II)

Danganronpa - 02  Fate:kaleid liner Prisma Illya - 02  Gatchaman Crowds - 02  Genei wo Kakeru Taiyou - 03  Kamisama no Inai Nichiyoubi - 03  Servant X Service - 02  Watashi ga Motenai no wa Dou Kangaete mo Omaera ga Warui - 01

Here we have Part II of my first impressions of the Summer 2013 anime season…. I’ll be looking at the second half of the thirteen series I’ve been sampling, with the final 7 anime explored in this post. There are plenty of comedies that are proving to be quite funny, as well as some unexpected gems, a handful of mediocre shows that could go either way, and a few sad disappointments. Continue reading

Summer 2013 Anime Season: First Impressions (Part I)

Blood Lad - 03  Free - 03  Inu To Hasami Wa Tsukaiyou - 01Makai Ouji Devils and Realist - 04  Senki Zesshou Symphogear G - 05  Uchouten Kazoku - 01
Another day, another anime season… It feels like just yesterday that I wrote up my final impressions for the spring 2013 anime season, and now, here we are, already three weeks into summer! There are plenty of show that I’ve been sampling (13 in total!), but which ones hold up to the 3 episode test? Read on to find out my first impressions! Continue reading