What did you watch and why? I loved the first two seasons of Overlord, so of course, I was back for the third. It’s dark and gritty, and really, we’re seeing it all from the side of the villain. He is the villain, right?
One line pitch! Overpowered undead sorcerer king starts down a path to conquer the world…
What’s it really about? A gamer that was transported to a world similar to the MMORPG he was playing searches for other gamers from the real world. In an attempt to find them he attempts to get noticed by taking over the world… There are undead armies, goblin hordes, terrifying demons, and those are all on his side.
What hooked you? Continue reading “Overlord – Season Three”
What did you watch and why? Again, I was looking for something safe to watch while the kids were around. It had cute animation and magical girls… and oh no… not again!
One line pitch! Cute girls with magical powers murder one another because of a clerical error…
What’s it really about? Koyuki loves Magical Girls. She reads the manga and plays the online game. Then the in-game avatar comes to life and offers her the chance to become a real magical girl, giving her powers and abilities so that she can help people and collect magical candies. At least that’s how it starts. With one small announcement, it suddenly becomes a relentless battle to be the last one standing.
What hooked you? Continue reading “Magical Girl Raising Project – Season One”
What did you watch and why? I’m a sucker for Norse mythology so the title grabbed my attention, as long as it is! Then I saw the image and there was no turning back.
One line pitch! Teenage time traveller rules ancient lands with the help of smartphone…
What’s it really about? That actually pretty much sums it up. Thanks to his smartphone and access to all of the internet, Yuuto Suoh now controls the Wolf Clan and leads their army against invaders. He’s also surrounded by a group of magic-wielding warrior maidens… tough break!
What hooked you? Continue reading “The Master of Ragnarok & Blesser of Einherjar – Season One”
It’s like Overlord but with more meat on the bones. So much more meat! They summoned a Demon Lord to be their slave, but it didn’t work out!
What did you watch and why? When the new season of anime was announced, How Not to Summon a Demon Lord was top of my list and one look at the promo image should tell you why. That’s right, he’s a demon lord…
What’s it really about? A loner, gamer is summoned into a fantasy where he takes on the life of his character, Diablo complete with his physical and magical abilities.
What hooked you? Continue reading “How Not to Summon a Demon Lord – Season One”
The Kid, the Dead, and the Ugly (Valiant Lineage Book 7)
Relentlessly pursued across the desert by a horde of zombies can change a man…
Val leads the team from Outpost to Outpost in search of the druids. They need to find a way to shift the balance of power, which as of right now they don’t have any. It’s been days since they eaten or slept as a horde of zombies follows them day and night.
A close encounter with the biggest horde they’ve ever seen splits up the group. Dante and Val push on in search of the others, but someone finds them first. Allegiances will be strained and friendships tested. Can Val find the others before the zombies do?
The Kid, the Dead, and the Ugly is the seventh volume of Valiant Lineage, an action-packed dark fantasy series. Ideal for fans of non-stop action, fierce heroines, relentless zombie hordes, and endless bloody carnage.
Available now on Amazon.com