Budget KonoSuba: Combatants Will Be Dispatched!

Few shows reach comedic praise much like KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! An isekai story that drafts how life in a new world would be like if you were a bit of a scum bag, and your party, about as useless as they come. It’s no secret I love KonoSuba, one of theContinue reading “Budget KonoSuba: Combatants Will Be Dispatched!”

The Rising of the Shield Hero

Spoilers What I am about to write is a negative take on a very popular series. What I want to make clear is that one, these are simply my opinions, opinions I have been very open about when it comes to the Isekai genre as a whole. And two, within the confines of these wordsContinue reading “The Rising of the Shield Hero”

Jobless Reincarnation

Spoiler Free “Can I call you father-in-law?”“You may not,”“Right!”Has to literally be my favorite professionally done subtitles in recent memory. And you know what Rudeus you perverted son of a bitch, you can. Cause you deserve both the holy relic and Roxy. She deserves to be worshiped. What the fuck am I saying? So mostContinue reading “Jobless Reincarnation”

Chivalry of a Failed Knight

Spoilers Marked During the onset of the 2010s, anime was dipping its toes into what would become the Isekai era. Series like Log Horizon, Sword Art Online, and Rokka: Braves of the Six Flowers showed what it would be like to play in a semi-fantasy world, usually with some sort of stats or progression thatContinue reading “Chivalry of a Failed Knight”

Why I Fucking Hate Isekai

Picture this. You are walking home one day, it’s a cold winter night and you ran out to get some coffee for a cram session before exams. Trying to mind your own business you happen to look across the street catching a fleeting glimpse of the most beautiful girl you have ever seen. Enamored yourContinue reading “Why I Fucking Hate Isekai”