So, yeah, turns out that I got some additional reviews coming out this month at least. Both this and other one that will be out next weekend on my anime pen pal Ramo Zemog’s website, so yeah I have been a busy beaver. But I think it is worth it, as I am covering two shows this month that are overlooked by the anime fandom at large here in the West. First up is the next show in a series that I have covered before, which would be…..
You know, there can be tremendous power in the redemptive reading. This term, which I first came across while reading the writings of Phil Sandifer on Tardis Eruditorum (check that out by the way, some great stuff there), he defined it as an active attempt or effort to actually like what you are viewing in a media text. I have taken this on for some of my reviews, as I find that even if a show doesn’t quite work, it can be interesting to look at it as if you enjoy it. So, here I am, one day late with this April Fools Day special review, covering a show that I find fits this mode of analysis perfectly…..