Seasonal Impressions — Winter 2024

Sequels: Banished From the Hero’s Party, I Decided to Live a Quiet Life in the Countryside S2, Blue Exorcist Shimane Illuminati Saga, Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki 2nd Stage, Classroom of the Elite S3, The Dangers in My Heart S2, The Fire Hunter S2, High Card S2, Kingdom S5, Mashle, Shaman King: Flowers, Tsukimichi S2, Urusei Yatsura S3

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I’m too old for this. (not that I would recommend it for children either— it’s not good)

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A Seasonal Review — Fall 2023

Didn’t Watch: A Girl and Her Guard Dog, A Playthrough of a Certain Dude’s VRMMO Life, Ancient Magus’ Bride S2 Part 2, Arknights: Perish in Frost, B-Project Passion Love Call, Beyblade X, Captain Tsubasa, Dark Gathering, Dead Mount Death Play S2, The Family Circumstances of the Mismatched Witches, Firefighter Daigo: Rescuer in Orange, FLCL: Shoegaze, Hypnosis Mic Division Rap Battle, I Shall Survive Using Potions, The iDOLM@STER Million Live, I’m Giving the Disgraced Noble Lady I Rescued a Crash Course in Naughtiness, Jujutsu Kaisen, Kawagoe Boys Sing, The Kingdoms of Ruin, Kizuna no Allele S2, MF Ghost, Migi and Dali, My New Boss is Goofy, Nanatsu no Taizai: Mokushiroku no Yonkishi, Our Dating Story: The Experienced You and the Inexperienced Me, Overtake!, Paradox Live: The Animation, Power of Hope Precure Full Bloom, Ragna Crimson, A Returner’s Magic Should be Special, Ron Kamonohashi’s Forbidden Deductions, The Saint’s Magic Power is Omnipotent 2, Shield Hero S3, Tokyo Revengers S3, Umamusume S3, The Yuzuki Family’s Four Sons

27. Berserk of Gluttony — F
Why.

26. Magic Sword Master of Holy Sword School — D-
A disappointment for magical schools…

25. The Faraway Paladin: The Lord of Rust Mountains — D
Became so generic.

24. Our Rainy Protocol — D
My guilty pleasure for the season.

23. Helck — D+
What a disappointment… Should have focused on the comedy.

22. Butareba – The Story of a Man Turned Into a Pig — C-
Disappointing.

21. Bullbuster — C-
Robots, interesting corporate anime.

20. KamiErabi GOD.app — Ongoing
Never really came together, but left things in a place to make me curious about the second season.

19. The 100 Girlfriends Who Really, Really, Really, Really, REALLY Love You — C+
It’s good but not my thing.

18. SHY — Ongoing
Swiss girl best girl (but aside from that one episode this mostly disappointing).

17. Shangri-La Frontier — Ongoing
Wish it focused more on the characters and less on the actual game.

16. Eminence in Shadow S2 — B-
Monetary Policy Arc

15. My Daughter Left the Nest and Returned an S-Rank Adventurer — B-
The true fantasy— being a dad.

14. Dr Stone New World Part 2 — Ongoing
Fuck the Moon

13. Stardust Telepath — B
Could have been better, but still really cute.

12. Goblin Slayer 2 — B
I actually liked this season more.

11. Girlfriend Girlfriend S2 — B
Two girlfriends isn’t enough.

10. I’m in Love with the Villainess — B
Gay.

9. Spy X Family S2 — Ongoing
Still fun!

8. Under Ninja — B+
What the fuck.

7. The Vexations of a Shut-In Vampire Princess — B+
Lmao.

6. 16Bit Sensation: Another Layer — B+
So well made and I loved a bit of nostalgia.

5. Tearmoon Empire — B+
Show I looked forward to most each week.

4. Undead Unluck — Ongoing
So much fun.

3. Frieren: Beyond Journey’s End — Ongoing
I love this and also the ships are great, fuck you all.

2. Scott Pilgrim Takes Off — A-
I didn’t see this one coming.

1. The Apothecary Diaries — Ongoing
Yessssss

This season ruled. In any other season, any of the top eight might have taken the number one spot. And three of them are continuing into the next season…