S.W.A.T. Reviews: Fall 2017

The premise of these reviews is simple: watch the first episode of a series and then immediately sit down to record a review mini-podcast. The reviews are five- to ten-minutes long and entirely off the cuff. As always we only review new shows (so no sequels or continuations) and try to avoid anything that just looks outright awful.

Sentence: Free to Go

First impressions of GARO -Vanishing Line- from MAPPA. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

First impressions of The Ancient Magus’ Bride from Wit Studio. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

First impressions of Kino’s Journey -The Beautiful World- from Lerche. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

Sentence: On Parole

First impressions of Recovery of an MMO Junkie from Signal M.D. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

First impressions of Urahara from Shirogumi. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

Sentence: Lock ‘Em Up and Throw Away the Key

First impressions of Code:Realize -Guardian of Rebirth- from M.S.C. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

First impressions of Black Clover from Pierrot. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

First impressions of Dies Irae from A.C.G.T. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

First impressions of King’s Game the Animation from Seven. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

First impressions of Twocar from Silver Link. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

First impressions of Oyankopon from Kyotoma. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

First impressions of Anime-Gataris from Wao World. It is streaming on Crunchyroll. DOWNLOAD

The Speakeasy #087: Zelda, Dragon Maid, Classic Anime, Crunchyroll Slowdown

Ongoing Investigations: Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid from Kyoto Animation, Zelda: Breath of the Wild from Nintendo, Black Clover vol. 1-3 by Yuki Tabata, Yamada and the Seven Witches (finale) by Miki Yoshikawa.

Song: Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid OP “Aozora no Rhapsody” by Fhána

Food for Thought: What game franchise would you like to get the “Breath of the Wild”-treatment?

Topics: Anime Tamago 2017 projects, Classic anime streaming for industry’s 100th Anniversary, ERASED live-action series announced for Netflix, Crunchyroll sponsors movie night and its own convention, and Crunchyroll responds to their slowdown.

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