Ascendance of a Bookworm S2 + S3 Review — B-

Books! Books! Books!

The continuations are very consistent with the first season.

Very cute show but once you think about it… very fucked up too? As it goes on and on, I find myself wondering if Main will ever develop much self-doubt or of a conscience. She is a child (I think?) and she acts like a child in a very selfish way, while everyone indulges her. Although most of the adults aren’t any better… Not sure if I hold this against the show or in its favor, since it is the most interesting aspect for me.

  • Storytelling – B – Keeps the focus but could possibly go a little faster.
  • Voice – A – Has a strong voice.
  • Characters – B – All fairly simplistic but it still works.
  • Attention Grab – C – I do feel it slipping after the umpteenth discussion around a table…
  • Production – B – Looks fine.
  • Overall – B-

Recommendations – Spice and Wolf

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