Kaiju Messiah! “Pacific Rim: The Black” Season 1 Review

The following may contain spoilers for season 1 of Pacific Rim: The Black. Director / Masayuki Uemoto, Susumu Sugai, Takeshi IwataProduction / Legendary Television, Polygon PicturesDevelopment / Greg Johnson, Craig KyleRelease Date / March 4, 2021 While I can't say Pacific Rim is the most financially successful of franchises, it has definitely generated a following. … Continue reading Kaiju Messiah! “Pacific Rim: The Black” Season 1 Review

Amplifiers, Robots, and Teen Spirit: “Listeners” Series Review

The following may contain spoilers for Listeners. Director / Hiroaki AndoScreenplay / Dai SatouProduction / MAPPARelease Date / April 3, 2020 Around the middle of last year, I stumbled upon Listeners, a mecha anime with musical themes and references all over. It also gave me some Eureka Seven vibes thanks to our main protagonists so … Continue reading Amplifiers, Robots, and Teen Spirit: “Listeners” Series Review

Rising From Mediocrity: "Gundam Build Divers Re:RISE" Series Review

The following may contain spoilers for Gundam Build Divers Re:RISE. Director / Shinya Watada Screenplay / Yasuyuki Muto Production / Sunrise Beyond Release Date / October 10, 2019 Most, if not everyone, in the Gundam community consider Gundam Build Divers as the most mediocre entry in the Gundam Build series. It had a good concept … Continue reading Rising From Mediocrity: "Gundam Build Divers Re:RISE" Series Review

Dark Yet Hopeful: "Transformers War for Cybertron Trilogy: Siege" Series Review

The following may contain spoilers for Transformers War for Cybertron Trilogy: Siege. Director / Kazuma Shimizu, Koji Screenplay / F.J. DeSanto, Brandon Easton, Gavin Hignight, George Krstic Production / Allspark Animation, Rooster Teeth Studios, Polygon Pictures Release Date / July 30, 2020 Following the Prime Wars Trilogy, Hasbro and Takara Tomy were keen on making … Continue reading Dark Yet Hopeful: "Transformers War for Cybertron Trilogy: Siege" Series Review

Too Hot to Handle: “PROMARE” (2019) Movie Review

Promare is set 30 years after the Great World Blaze, a global disaster where masses of people started having either spontaneous combustion or sudden pyrokinetic abilities. These individuals were eventually branded as the Burnish. Come present day, we are introduced to Galo Thymos and the Burning Rescue squad who respond to flare ups caused by the Burnish terrorist group Mad Burnish, led by Lio Fortia.