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Akashic Records Doesn’t Quite Measure Up

There’s a lot of potential in Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records (Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor) that the anime adaptation just doesn’t pull out of the source material, which is a damn shame. A lot of the ideas and core concepts are extremely solid, but the animation and pace of the anime just don’t live up to it.

Check out my thoughts on the anime after the break!

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The Essence of an Empowering Character

With the Best Girl 2017 contest raging on, I thought I’d enlighten the heathens who failed to vote Shirayuki beyond the first round.

Shirayuki and everyone in Akagami no Shirayuki-hime are all characters empowered by each other in positive directions, with characterization that occurs over the proper amount of time instead of having the idea punched through their skulls by your typical shounen protagonists. More people should watch this anime, if only to see a female protagonist done correctly. Plus she’s cute af.

Take a look at my video below the break!

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