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August 13 2018, 8:06 AM

Thou Shalt Cross a Zombie Girl at Your Own Peril.

It seems the long and short of it is the order of the day today. Myself, I take a look at a mildly amusing series called Crossing Time, which is mainly about short conversations at a train crossing, so it makes sense that the episodes are no longer than around four minutes. A decent time period for a quick chat, no?

Meanwhile, Allen throws himself at the 79 minute single episode OAV that is Calamity of a Zombie Girl, and it doesn't look like the OAV in question is short-changing itself in the viscera-splashing department either. Still, worth watching as long as you keep that in mind.

Neither of them will eat up much of your spare time (and brains) either, so put on your bib and dive in. And we'll see you next week again.

-Stig Høgset.

August 6 2018, 8:29 AM

Orbitally Obtuse and Calci....trantically Crazy.

Yes, Allen looked towards Korea this time around, and what he found was Sattelite Girl and Milk Cow, which is a show that's just as advertised. Even though the cow is actually really a male. And this isn't a hentai by any stretch of the imagination. Weirded out yet? According to Allen, if you plan on watching this, you haven't even begun your ascent to whatever feelings of absurdity this show wants to unload on you. And yet it's fun and good and fun and good in ways only a show where Merlin is a roll of toilet paper can be. See y'all on the flip side.

And also: next week. Later.

-Stig Høgset.

July 30 2018, 11:07 AM

Sour Grapes

So I promised bad yuri last week.....and I'm delivering this time around.

Let me just say that I don't have a lot of nice things to say about today's pick. Somehow, this also ended up being our 2000th review so....woo? Maybe I should have held off a week after all. ^^:

Allen will be on it next week which a much more interesting and much less problematic piece next week, though, and I have some good stuff coming in the next couple of weeks, too. Until then!

-Nicoletta Christina Browne

July 23 2018, 2:56 PM

Horse Girl Love Triangle

And she's back! With two new reviews this week!

First off, I took on an odd little adaptation of a yuri harem manga (yes, it's a thing). It's trashy as all hell, but manages to be cute at least some of the time.

Meanwhile, I've also been watching that odd little "horse girl" show that made a bit of a splash earlier this year (it makes a good exercise show), and Stig reviewed it in the meantime. He's not that into the idol aspect, but to him it's mostly a harmless, good-natured sports show, if one that can feel a bit low-stakes to him.

So, assuming I get it together, we'll test the whole "she'll give anything a good review if it's yuri" argument next week. Take care!

-Nicoletta Christina Browne

July 16 2018, 11:31 AM

Kase-san and Healing Anime


Didn't expect that, right? Nico-chan holds the fort down today, since Stig is taking a well-deserved vacation.

I actually also wrote a review for the first time in way long, and it's probably no real surprise that it's a yuri OAV that a LOT of us queer girls were excited about. Let's just say that if you were at Anime Expo this year, you were lucky indeed....let's hope they make a full series sometime soon.

Before he took off, meanwhile, Stig took on the second season of Amanchu!, and some shenanigans aside he's into it.

Stay cool, keep on reading THEM Anime Reviews, and remind Carlos that it's their fault anybody calls me "Nico-chan".

-Nicoletta Christina Browne

July 9 2018, 12:14 PM

Virtual Corruption and Depravity... Maybe.

Allen takes a look at Caligula and wonders exactly what it has to do with the historical character in question. It does have something to do with powers in at least two senses of the word, though, and finds the show by and large interesting. Could've been more interesting, though.

Either way, that's our lot. Next week, someone else will be diving into the updates since I'll be off on a trip. Have a nice summer, everyone.

-Stig Høgset.

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