Some pleasant surprises, some minor disappointments, and one hands-down clear favourite.
What a week! I feel like I’m doing some shows a disservice by only being able to focus properly on Sarazanmai…but it can’t be helped after that finale.
Is there any point writing about shows that aren’t ‘Sarazanmai’ this week?
Well, let’s try, at least.
There’s so much to love about ‘Carole and Tuesday’, which is why I’m especially disappointed by the way it’s treating its non-binary characters.
Because I do actually do more than just watch anime! I’m trying out a couple of different ideas for regular features, including links to works by other Fans Of A Certain Age, and reviews of queer-friendly works that might have slipped under the radar.
We’re into the last stretch of the Spring ’19 season now, and while some shows are heading towards their finale, some are gearing up towards bigger things in upcoming seasons.
‘Sarazanmai’ continues to surprise, ‘One Punch Man’ continues to confuse, and ‘Fruits Basket’ continues to leave me weeping like a child.
For a season that didn’t really strike me as exciting a month ago, my watch-list suddenly feels full-to-bursting.
Since most shows from the current season are still only up to the second or third episode, I still feel … More
All in all, it’s shaping up to be a well-packed season.