What’s Right and Wrong With Pokémon Legends: Arceus?

Sword & Shield are probably the most panned mainline Pokémon titles to date, and while I enjoyed them for the tried-and-true experience of stepping out of a countryside hamlet and establishing yourself as the region's most powerful trainer, as games marked finished and released to the public, they had a lot of shortcomings and jagged … Continue reading What’s Right and Wrong With Pokémon Legends: Arceus?

Flash Review – Reincarnated as a Sword (Vol. 2)

Teacher and Fran's explosive debut into the world has them ranking for Rookies of the Year, but their reputation is drawing suspicions of corruption within the adventurers' guild. To nip these rumors in the bud—and to dissuade opinion that he's a pedophile—the guildmaster sends Teacher and Fran off to a dungeon to harvest some shiny … Continue reading Flash Review – Reincarnated as a Sword (Vol. 2)

Flash Review – Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki (Vol. 6)

With the class drama over, peace settles back into Tomozaki's homeroom, which allots him the focus he needs to participate on the culture festival organizing committee. What was once an anxiety-inducing endeavor is barely a sweat now that he's garnered so much social EXP. However, he doesn't have the EXP to not sweat when Hinami … Continue reading Flash Review – Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki (Vol. 6)

Flash Review – Fly Me to the Moon (Vol. 1-3)

The future is bright for Nasa Yuzaki, named for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration because his parents are parents. That bright future, however, is nearly cut short when Truck-kun mows him down. Only nearly, because a mysterious girl saves him from death, so he isn't isekaied into an MMORPG world. Instead, he falls head … Continue reading Flash Review – Fly Me to the Moon (Vol. 1-3)

Flash Review – Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki (Vol. 5)

The mood's pretty rotten in Tomozaki's class. Konno's crush has hooked up with one of the main heroines, and she's taking her anger out on the petite but mighty Hanabi Natsubayashi, or Tama, whose take-no-prisoners attitude isn't winning her supporters, despite Konno's daily bullying. She expresses a desire to change herself for the better, similar … Continue reading Flash Review – Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki (Vol. 5)