Anime Review: Kantai Collection

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I’ll spare you the extended introduction and say that I thought this series… was okay. It had its moments, making me laugh and cry and whatnot, but overall the series just didn’t excite me. Part of it is that I don’t play the video game, which heavily influences the anime with all the hidden references that some of my friends had to explain to me. Otherwise, I was disappointed in how the girls portrayed themselves as a whole. Maybe I had my hopes up from a different series about anthropomorphic naval fleets that brought more of a science fiction, philosophical element to it.

Nah, never mind. Let’s get to these shenanigans before I depress myself again!

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Great Moments in Winter 2015 Anime

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The Winter 2015 anime season is wrapping up, and once again, I am taking the time to share some of my favorite moments from this season. The theme this time is Colorful, thanks to this season’s Saekano.

You can find all of the titles shown here on Crunchyroll’s website. These are some of my favorite moments, but not necessarily the greatest moments of the season! Also check out some of the Funny Moments in Winter 2015 Anime.

As always, there will be SPOILERS!

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My Winter 2015 Crunchyroll Simulcasts

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Just about done previewing stuff for the new anime season. Here are some of the things I’m watching.

The following list includes things which debuted in the Winter 2015 season. It is not a complete representation of everything that is available on Crunchyroll or other anime streaming sites. I also do not have a formal “rating” system as such.

Here are eight things I am adding to my current (and growing) watch list.

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