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 →

One-Punch Man

Genre(s): Action, Comedy, Seinen (for relatability) Age-Appropriateness: 13+ (Violence, occasional suggestive themes) Platforms: Netflix, Hulu Episodes: 12 (+6 OVA episodes if you can find them) TheAwersome Rating: 8.5 / 10 (Definitely worth your time) Premise: Saitama is a bachelor who decided to spend his time as a “Hero for Fun.” After just three years of... 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 →

Toriko

Genre(s): Shonen / Ridiculous Comedy / Food Age-Appropriateness: 7+ (depending on translator) Platforms: CrunchyRoll, Hulu, Funimation Episodes: 144 (147 including One-Piece and DBZ cross-over episodes) TheAwersome Rating: 7.7 / 10 (Worth watching, bingeable, not a must-see) Premise: In a bizarre future, the world is somewhat returned to a Jurassic-type state where giant plants and animals... Continue Reading →

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