Also playing through Sekiro. Killed three mini bosses last night by cheesing it (run around, dodge, swipe, repeat). Yeah, I’ve been using a guide because this game as tough as nails and keeps punishing me for dying (I have so much Dragonrot accumulated). But the verticality and combat design feels much more flexible… Read more
A lot of its hype caught attention after episode 19 (if you’ve seen the clips of that episode). It’s good, but I’ll admit social media has been blowing it out of proportion, with a number of YouTubers and anime critics fueling the fire after the fact. I remember after that episode aired and one conversation we were… Read more
Well put. I’ve heard some people both here and on the web call it a deconstruction of the genre. By default, Mob “should” win with his overwhelming power, but so much of this series is rooted in not making it the end all solution and how anyone can turn over a new leaf, notably Mob himself.
Great minds think alike!
I should point out you do not need prior knowledge of the previous seasons/movies for this one, though there are some cameos.
Agreed. It mostly came down to time or I might have added a few more.
I’ll be the first to admit Demon Slayer gets too much credit compared to a lot of shonen, hence it’s position. Aside from Tanjiro, the companion characters aren’t great and Nezuko is severely underutilized which is why I’m more critical about “Hinokami” and calling it the episode of the year (far from it). Hell, she’s… Read more
Dil, that was an incredible monologue! I’m glad someone is speaking out on it. I haven’t been on the social media sphere long, but it’s awful seeing the fallout from this and seeing the victims harassed online months after they went public. Even now, I’m still seeing it online with something as a simple tweet put out… Read more