Since I won’t have enough time to review it before the end of the year, Soul isn’t going to be considered. It will, however, be my first review for 2021. And this will also be my last post for the year. I’m going to take the next week to rest, relax, and recharge my mind… Continue reading Best Animated Films of 2020
Not a lot of movies came out this year. And I didn’t watch a ton of new movies. You would think I’d have considering I’ve been trapped in my apartment for nine months - but my attention span has shortened considerably. And so, I’m only putting four films on this list. Hopefully next year, movie… Continue reading Worst animated films 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
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.
I’m not totally fond of the rebirth of episodic comedies in animation. Sure, there’s always a market for them but it feels like ALL the animated shows coming out now are either reboots, episodic comedies, or an episodic comedic reboot. (Animaniacs is the only one I’m excited for.) I find that too many try and… Continue reading “The Fungies!” is a fun little show but not much else
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.