Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 9)

Mob Psycho 100 II While the events of this episode are a lot, I'd like to acknowledge ONE's ability to make a really big cast of distinct and interesting characters. While some might be somewhat silly, they're still set up in a way that's absolutely terrifying, and are able to demonstrate how dangerous they are… Continue reading Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 9)

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Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 8)

Mob Psycho 100 II There are a lot of things I absolutely love about this week's episode, and it starts with that really sweet scene where Mob awakens his powers for the first time. It's a nice way to introduce Mob's parents into the episode, set up a parallel to show Mob's growth, and establish… Continue reading Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 8)

Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 7)

Mob Psycho 100 II All in all, this week's episode was an affirmation of Reigen's character, as well as a reminder to both him and the viewers of his connection to Mob. In addition to this, this episode shows how well he's able to read people, and his resilience in the face of adversity. One… Continue reading Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 7)

Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 6)

Mob Psycho 100 II Oh golly, this week's episode resonated with two very distinct part of my life. When Mob's legitimate interests were dismissed by Reigen, all I could think about was being a teenager and being dismissed by a lot of the adults that I knew; likewise, when it came to Reigen's mother sending… Continue reading Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 6)

Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 5)

Mob Psycho 100 II Oh man, first 100% of the season and boy was I excited to see it. Now, every time Mob hits 100%, it's really incredible, but in this case, it marks the first time he does it entirely benevolently, which is the direction the series has arguably been moving towards. Given that… Continue reading Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 5)

Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 4)

Mob Psycho 100 II Boy oh boy, those themes of the murky and dangerous adult world. This week's episode is a really cool dive into the darker sides of human interaction in the supernatural world, and I guess what a lot of people think about when it comes to ghosts.It was leading up to this,… Continue reading Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 4)

Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 3)

Mob Psycho 100 II Bless Mob's social circle for loving and respecting him, this boy made so many genuine friends in the last season.Reigen thinking and caring about Mob as a person, and especially as a growing kid is one of the things I really love about him. Even though Mob does read a lot… Continue reading Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Week 3)

Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Weeks 1-2)

Rather than being an in-depth look into what did or didn't work in each of these, my weekly roundups will be simple recaps of what I liked or disliked, as well as potential quick fixes that could help what went wrong. Also, this is weeks 1 and 2 because I didn't get to it last… Continue reading Weekly Winter Anime Roundup (Weeks 1-2)