Rising of the Shield Hero: The Villain Problem

Okay, Episode 22 is out and if you've seen any of my previous posts, you know where this is going. So let's skip the pleasantries and start with a simple question: Why is Myne not dead or in a prison cell? You see, in today's episode our disgraced villain decided that she was going to … Continue reading Rising of the Shield Hero: The Villain Problem

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FFXIV – Shadowbringers Healer Changes

Right, so many of you may not know this but I've been really into FFXIV for the last two or three months. That's also partially why I haven't been reviewing as much. And the slow down in my writing, as I find myself lacking as much free time. No, I don't have a problem so … Continue reading FFXIV – Shadowbringers Healer Changes

Kvasir’s Recommendations: The Capitalist Hero – The Individual and the Collective in Rising of the Shield

Explanation Point has done a video on Capitalism in Rising of the Shield Hero, in which he believes that trickle down economics is in play. It's a good perspective, though I personally think the author of the story just accidentally walked into that trope more than anything and ran with it. I personally never minded … Continue reading Kvasir’s Recommendations: The Capitalist Hero – The Individual and the Collective in Rising of the Shield

What Happened After Mahou Tsukai No Yome (The Ancient Magus’ Bride) Anime Ended?

  So, in the drought of content on this channel you may be wondering what I've been doing since the end of one of my favorite anime of the last year: ¬†Mahou Tsukai No Yome¬† (The Ancient Magus' Bride). Naturally, I've been reading the source material, bought the Light Novel Golden Yarn and plan on … Continue reading What Happened After Mahou Tsukai No Yome (The Ancient Magus’ Bride) Anime Ended?

Rising of the Shield Hero: In Defense of the Three Heroes (First Wave Arc Spoilers)

Oh boy, this is going to be controversial. Especially when you consider what's coming on Episode 4 of the anime. But I'm going to do it anyway because I feel that bringing this point up is worth doing as a thought exercise. So... let's talk about Rising of the Shield Hero for a bit, with … Continue reading Rising of the Shield Hero: In Defense of the Three Heroes (First Wave Arc Spoilers)