Billed as the successor to Death Note and Bakuman; Platinum End certainly had a heap of expectation attached to it. The fact that I had heard less than promising things about the manga meant I was a little leery starting this but thankfully the show was better than what I was expecting. Lots of...
Japanese: 鬼滅の刃 無限列車編
Airing date: 10/10/2021 (Sunday release)
Genres: Action, supernatural, demons
monsta recommends for: Action nuts those who haven't seen the movie or newcomers.
Synopsis: Mugen train is a TV rendition of the highly successful 2020 movie. For...
Airing date: 8/10/2021 ( Friday release)
Genres: Drama, supernatural
monsta recommends for: Action and fans of death match series like Mirai Nikki
Synopsis: After the death of his parents and the abusive relationship he has suffered with his...
Airing date: 3/10/2021 (Sunday release)
Genres: Mystery, supernatural, boys love
Kosuke Mikado has the ability to see ghosts and other supernatural creatures but keeps his talents hidden as these supernatural forces scare the living...
Sonny Boy is a mystery/supernatural series which first aired in the summer 2021. Reviewing this show is actually quite tricky as this is a series that has proved divisive in the anime community. On the one hand there are clear fans who love the symbolism and vibrant imagery that...
Jahy’s minion is running to meet her master!
But then… Is that TRUCK-KUN coming?!
I can’t watch anymore!
Luckily Kokoro is saved at the last moment by an unlikely source!
Don’t look at her in awe! The magical girl is evil!
The girls finally have their meeting. The...
After the huge success of the Demon Slayer movie it is only natural to think of how the original season was. In the case of Demon Slayer, it was a series I thoroughly enjoyed. Animation is top notch and the story told captivating with charming characters to boot. At its heart it is a shounen...
Title: platinum end
Airing dates: 7/10/2021 (TV series, 24 episodes)
Genres: Drama, Psychological, Dark fantasy, Supernatural triller, Shounen
Official website: https://anime-platinumend.com
Synopsis: After the death of his parents, a young Mirai Kakehashi is left in the...
Higurashi: When They Cry – SOTSU otherwise known as Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Sotsu is a supernatural, horror/thriller series which was first released in the summer 2021. When They Cry – SOTSU is the fifth and latest season in the Higurashi franchise and is a direct sequel to Gou. If you...
Strictly speaking Night Head Genesis is not a prequel as Night Head 2041 seems closer to a reboot than a sequel. At least from that is the vibe I get from seeing the beginning of Night Head 2041. As for the show itself, Night Head Genesis manages to combine sci-fi with the supernatural and is...
Saurva is positively the seething at the ways Jahy is dismantling her carefully constructed plans!
Working herself up to a frenzy Saurva feels the best way to chill out is to visit the bathhouse! Surely this will make her forget all about her Jahy worries!
As if you can forget...
When They Cry - Gou is an anime of two halves. The first 13 episodes of this show are devoted to the retelling of events from the original When They Cry series whilst the final 11 episodes take the franchise into new directions! Beware that this season has no conclusion and if you wish to see...
Jahy wakes up after a nice fat lie in during a day off from work.
Dragging herself out of bed she decides to have a bath but is disgusted by the Spartan nature of her “bathtub”
The day doesn’t get better as Jahy is totally starving! Roaming the streets in search of sustenance a...
The Case Study of Vanitas also known as Vanitas no Karte is a supernatural/steampunk vampire series that first aired in the summer 2021 season. The series will consist of two cours with the second half due to be released in January 2022 so from the get go one should be aware this season...
Jahy vows to get the mana crystal stolen by the magical girl. Jahy-sama will not be defeated!
Just as she opens the door to the pub, Jahy gets a sudden surprise!
Her boss explains that she has taken up exercise as outside of work she has become very inactive. She wishes for Jahy...
Hanyuu believe it? She found Eua in the sea of fragments!
But Eua is a rascal like Satoko and has a few tricks up her sleeve! She reveals to Hanyuu that she has the ability to see all much to her amazement.
Things are not much better on Rika’s end as she has given up on this...
To Your Eternity also known as Fumetsu no Anata e is a supernatural/adventure drama series that was first released in the spring 2021 season and consisted of 20 episodes. The premise to this story is a rather unusual one. The main character begins life as an orb which is cast into...