Review: Fire Force Episode 8: Mini Excaliburs and Seriously Broken Trust

Quick Summary In Fire Force episode 8, “Infernal Insects,” Shinra Kusakabe and Arthur Boyle continue their investigation of Special Fire Company 1 from within. While on run that involved multi-Infernals, they see something highly unusual — someone in vestments placing a tiny jar against a civilian’s back. That civilian immediately became an Infernal! And the vestments? They looked just […]

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Review: Astra Lost in Space Episode 09 – Best In Show

Quick Summary In Astra Lost in Space episode 09, “Revelation,” Kanata Hoshijima thinks long and hard about what Zack Walker discovered, and the implications are crushing. Quitterie Raffaeli and Funicia Raffaeli’s excitement at learning the results of Zack’s tests quickly turns to confusion and then horror as the young crew unravels some of the core mysteries affecting them. Meanwhile, their […]


Review of Chivalry of a Failed Knight Episode 08: What Sorry Really Means and a Matter of Reflexes

Quick Summary In Chivalry of a Failed Knight episode 8, “Sword Eater III,” Ayase Ayatsuji is still haunted by the memory of how Kuraudo Kurashiki (a.k.a. Sword Eater) destroyed her father — and her entire way of life. Ikki Kurogane and Stella Vermillion accompany her back to her old dojo where Kuraudo and his goons are hanging out. Will the goons […]