Definitely not a good show to have be your introduction to the Fate universe, even though it does do decent world-building. The music isn’t bad though, and if you like Fate and have seen the other adaptations, it won’t be a total waste of time.
Beneath the facade of a comfy "Magical girlfriend" genre, this is unquestioningly a lolicon primer/grooming show that reinforces toxic relationship ideals.
Jojo’s is an extremely over-the-top presentation of a lot of dramatic, sexy-posing men, and it is a beautiful thing.
For having the same writer, composer, and animation studio that brings us Fate/Zero and the Heaven's Feel movies, Garden of Sinners has stellar animation and music for a boring, unconvincing story.
An amazingly emotional and excellent cap to the loose ends left by the main series, this movie is everything good about the series but better.
Take the philosophical and supernatural side of Monogatari and mix it with the truthful teenager experience of Toradora, and you get Bunny Girl Senpai. Which actually has nothing to do with Bunny Girls, despite the title.
A great wrap-up for the series ... satisfyingly rooted in a sense of reality and introspection the way a good spiritual supernatural story should be.
Part of the Monogatari Series - "Sequel" to Owarimonogatari (1st Season) Genre(s): Seinen, Supernatural, Mystery, Ecchi Age-Appropriateness: 17+ (Profanity, Suggestive Themes, violence) Platforms: None (Was initially released on a Japanese mobile app) Episodes: Twelve 13-minute episodes TheAwersome Rating: 7.2 / 10 (Back to dialogue-only) Premise: In each episode, Koyomi is presented with a different mystery... Continue Reading →
Part of the Fate Franchise - Sequel to Fate/Stay Night: Heaven's Feel I. Presage Flower Genre(s): Action, Magic, Supernatural, Drama Age-Appropriateness: 16+ (Violence, disturbing themes, brief sexuality, gore, profanity) Platforms: None Episodes: One 2 hr. movie TheAwersome Rating: 8.7 / 10 (Favorite Fate piece yet) Premise: After the events of the previous movie, Shirou is... Continue Reading →