Anime Review Roundup
Sword Oratoria: Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon? On The Side. It’s a companion piece to Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon? as you might expect. That told the tale of a goddess Hestia and her sole disciple, Bell Cranel, an aspiring adventurer with a distinct lack of experience. He got more than a little help from Ais Wallenstein, and this series tells her story as it was occurring at the same time as Bell’s story. There’s more than a little cross-over as you might expect, but what is surprising is that this series is actually better in a couple of ways.
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable. You might have read the manga or seen the anime, of this extreme, hyper-manly action fantasy series, so masculine that it makes pure testosterone seem inadequate. Only one man could take such a concept on, and naturally it is Takashi Miike who directs the live action adaptation of the fourth generation of Joestar adventures. Click on the review to see if matches up to expectations.
This Week I’ve Been Mostly Rewatching...
Manga Entertainment released K-On! The Movie on Blu-ray and DVD back in 2013, and it is still available to buy today. What’s stopping you?! Here’s my review of the film if you need more persuasion.
Manga Entertainment release JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable on DVD today. MVM will release the Collector’s Edition Combi of Sword Oratoria: Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon? On The Side next Monday, and standard DVD and Blu-ray versions will follow in due course.