Food Wars!’s Education Method is Terrible, Too

Enrollment at Food Wars!'s Totsuki Academy is about as difficult as juggling chainsaws, and staying enrolled is about as difficult as juggling chainsaws which are on fire while your annoying cousin tickles your armpits. That's because the academy has strict standards for prospective students and an educational philosophy of shaping budding chefs into diamonds and … Continue reading Food Wars!’s Education Method is Terrible, Too

Food Wars! What Happened With Its Ending, and Why Isn’t It the Greatest?

When it comes to telling a story, the ending is universally the most delicate part to handle. A bad or less-than-impressive ending can make the journey leading up feel like a cross-country vacation over the most beautiful snow-capped mountains and verdant forests only for the road to end at a post office. I've seen my … Continue reading Food Wars! What Happened With Its Ending, and Why Isn’t It the Greatest?

Guardian of the Witch Could Be Incredible (But It’s Not)

Publication is Shonen Jump is a merciless entity, but getting in means you're now serialized in Japan's bestselling weekly magazine. But that's just one beast slain, because every week after that is a battle with another scarier beast to stay serialized. Even longrunning series have to keep their wits about them in this never-ending onslaught, … Continue reading Guardian of the Witch Could Be Incredible (But It’s Not)