Listicle, Other, Roundup, Show

Top Five Animated Shows of 2020

It’s hard to believe it’s the holiday season. Chanukah starts tomorrow night, and my annual Chinese food and a movie night are just around the corner. It sucks I won’t be able to celebrate either with my family. But in the meantime, let’s explore the shows that made me the happiest this year. Infinity Train… Continue reading Top Five Animated Shows of 2020

Listicle, Other, Show

5 Most Disappointing Animated Shows of 2020

Now that it’s December, it’s time to examine the movies and shows that came out this year! First up, my five LEAST favorite shows of this year.

Hulu, New Show, Reboot, Show

“Animaniacs” 2020 – A reboot done right.

Finally: A reboot that does it right. And it makes perfect sense that Animaniacs - an already meta, self-referential, topical episodic comedy show would work in today’s age where every children’s cartoon reboot seems to be a meta, self-referential, topical episodic comedy show. Nothing has to change!  Okay, maybe a few things do - but… Continue reading “Animaniacs” 2020 – A reboot done right.

Netflix, New Show, Show

Skip “Blood of Zeus.” Just skip it.

Blood of Zeus is  mediocre, Greek mythology fan fiction. There’s not exactly a whole lot else to say about it. Though it’s by the same studio responsible for Castlevania - the visuals and style of this show just seem wrong for this type of story. Blood of Zeus is not nearly as grandiose or fanciful… Continue reading Skip “Blood of Zeus.” Just skip it.