Kill la Kill

Genre(s): Action, Comedy, Satire, Magical Girl (has transformative powers a la Sailor Moon, etc.) Age-Appropriateness: 18+ (A LOT of skin service, blood, language, some mature themes) Platforms: Netflix, Crunchyroll, Hulu Episodes: 24 (+1 OVA on the DVD/Blu-ray) TheAwersome Rating: 9.2 / 10 (Might not be for everyone, but a Must-See otherwise). Premise: The militaristic rule... Continue Reading →

Violet Evergarden

Genre(s): Drama, Coming of Age Age-Appropriateness: 12+ (Occasional war flashbacks containing blood) Platform: Netflix Episodes: 13 (+1 OVA episode on Netflix as “Violet Evergarden: Special) TheAwersome Rating: 9.8 / 10 (You HAVE to watch this) Premise: The war is over. Violet, having known nothing but war her whole life, is having trouble integrating into society.... Continue Reading →

Soul Eater

Genre(s): Shonen, Comedy, Dark Fantasy Age-Appropriateness: 14+ (Blood, minor language, frightening imagery, occasional suggestive themes) Platforms: Netflix, Crunchyroll, Funimation, Hulu Episodes: 51 TheAwersome Rating: 8.2 / 10 (Somewhat niche-y, but if you’re into it definitely worth your time, bingeable) Premise: At Death Weapon Meister Academy (DWMA) in Death City, there are two categories of students:... Continue Reading →

Aggretsuko

Genre(s): Slice of (Too Real) Life, Comedy, Seinen Age-Appropriateness: 13+ (language) 20+ (relatability) Platform: Netflix Episodes: 10 (15 minutes each) TheAwersome Rating: 8.5 / 10 (Definitely worth your time, should see) Premise: Retsuko is just your average Red Panda. She’s 25, single, and working as an accountant at a Japanese trading firm trying to make... Continue Reading →

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