This will live or die by its main character. In this case, Rimuru is an absolutely fantastic protagonist.
The characters are interesting, the set up is cool, and the individual arcs are just the right balance of modern hurt and understated supernatural drama.
Toradora! Fun high school rom-com, or same old story with different paint? Find out here.
...takes some interesting concepts and endearing characters, and wraps it in a package of high octane action
With great protagonist and a well thought out world, this was a fun surprise.
Bloom Into You is a wonderfully sweet series.
At its best, it’s fun series with some interesting ideas.
Attack On Titan Season Three Part Two takes the strengths of the first half of the season and builds on them
...Combines great characters, high-quality storytelling, and strong aesthetics to create a must-own series.
"Balances humour, likability, and some hard-hitting emotional scenes."
Long term readers of the site may be surprised to read this, but I actually enjoyed a fair bit of How Not To Summon A Demon Lord.
"Likable, authentic characters and an emotional storyline about dealing with grief make for a strong pairing."
"The humour hits home, both the sub and dub cast are awesome, and the story serves up a ton of fun that builds to a memorable performance"
"Fun, self-aware battles and story beats, some well-executed characters, and decent technical work."