Category Archives: Dropped

First Impressions: Hidan no Aria

Hidan no Aria isn’t one of those shows I actively seek out, I watched it out of pure curiosity and boredom. Sadly, this isn’t one of those ‘hidden gems’ this season. No, not by a long shot. It’s hard to find good things to say about Hidan no Aria, mainly because it doesn’t really try to do anything remarkably new. Continue reading

First Impressions: Denpa Onna to Seishun Otoko

I wasn’t completely sold with Denpa Onna to Seishun Otoko from the first episode. It was hard to tell what this show was trying to get at. Let’s see, here’s a guy who moves in with his aunt in the city. His aunt has a daughter who wraps herself in a futon and claims she’s an alien.

It’s tough not to be skeptical. I still sat through three first episodes before forming an opinion about the show though, feeling that Denpa Onna to Seishun Otoko had something good to offer. Continue reading