Anime Review: Hackadoll

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Are you otaku? Do you feel like your life is dull as ever? Need some excitement in your life? Or do you just want to get… advanced?

If you answered “yes!” to any of the above questions, do we have a deal for you! Based on the mobile app by popular demand (I guess?), let these virtual Hacker Idols (Hackadolls) help you out! They come in all kinds of figures, colors, personalities, and will help you in any situation! Start now and advance your life today!

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Anime Review: Miss Monochrome

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Last time, I talked about an anime about idols just starting their careers with realistic concerns. This time, we will be looking at a series about an idol who pushes her way to the top in the unusual, but “so typical” anime fashion. Now I will warn you that some of what I say still involves some critical discourse; but you may go ahead and say that I’m overthinking things, because I probably am.

This review is comprised of all three seasons of Miss Monochrome, a series that I personally grew to like over time. However, saying that I like it now implies that I actually disliked it before. I will attempt to remain true to all those feelings, for as I see Monochrome’s progression from beginning to end, she has come very far from being a poor android to a star worthy of competing against the top idols.

But let’s be honest: the real star of the show is Monochrome’s Roomba companion!

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