Archive for May, 2010

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Angel Beats! Episode 9

May 31, 2010

Having absorbed the multitude of clones she created come the end of the last instalment, it isn’t really much of a surprise to find Kanade out for the count in a hospital bed as episode nine begins. The big question is, will she ever wake up, and if so will she be the more friendly Kanade of more recent times or the “evil” Angel as we were more used to earlier in the series? Read the rest of this entry ?

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Arakawa Under the Bridge Episode 8 (Final)

May 29, 2010

The last episode of Arakawa Under the Bridge ended with about the closest this series can come to a cliff-hanger, with Kou seemingly recognised by a couple of individuals from outside of the world under the bridge… an undesirable state of affairs for our protagonist, for obvious reasons. Read the rest of this entry ?

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Giant Killing Episode 8

May 28, 2010

For an anime named Giant Killing, we’ve seen nary a scratch on those referenced giants thus far from East Tokyo United, sitting as we have been through their disastrous start to the season while aspects of the team threaten to implode entirely. Indeed, come the end of the last episode we saw Kuroda walking away from training – Could this be his last act for the club? Read the rest of this entry ?

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Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Episode 58

May 24, 2010

This episode was very straightforward and much of what you’d expect, but the scenario was as exciting as ever. Right now, you can see that the creators are building up to the climax of the series (yeah, there are only five more episodes left here). It’s the small touches that impressed me the most in this episode, though. Read the rest of this entry ?

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Durarara!! Episode 19

May 22, 2010

After the previous episode of Durarara!! left Anri on the run from the Yellow Scarves after witnessing with her own eyes the real truth regarding their leader’s identity, this latest instalment takes a bit of a step back for a while to show us this exact chain of events from Anri’s perspective. Read the rest of this entry ?

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Angel Beats! Episode 8

May 21, 2010

While the appearance of a second Angel made for quite a surprise ending to the last episode of Angel Beats! (not to mention a bloody mess), in the cold light of morning everything actually starts to make a little sense surrounding this particular state of affairs. Read the rest of this entry ?

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HEROMAN Episode 8

May 20, 2010

The climax of the previous episode looked like it might have been the end for Joey and Heroman… but we’re nowhere near the end of the series yet, so of course it isn’t! Read the rest of this entry ?