Minor spoilers follow for GATE, Konosuba!, ERASED, and Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash.
My schedule for watching and reviewing anime has been in a bit of flux since I moved two weeks ago, so there’s still at least one review from the Fall 2015 season incoming. But in the meantime, new anime stops for no one, so without further ado…
GATE (Season 2)
I was quite excited over the last season, and although Season 2 had a couple of hiccups at the beginning that gave me some pause, I continue to be impressed by how enjoyable it is. Even if it was a run-of-the-mill action-adventure (which it isn’t), the characters make it more than worthwhile. But the political side of the show continues to be interesting, and gives GATE some much-appreciated additional depth.
I’ve enjoyed the development given to Lt. Yanagida and the other returning characters, but Kuribayashi is probably the stand-out of the season so far. She has no chill. (Probably because Lelei has all of the chill.) Continue reading