The Art of the Tournament Arc

Tournaments have long been a staple of anime, with some legendary arcs conducted in shonen classics like Dragon Ball Z, Yu Yu Hakusho, and Yu-Gi-Oh (which is kind of only tournament arcs, but Duelist Kingdom is still the best). It’s one of the few times that allies and enemies alike can battle each other withoutContinue reading “The Art of the Tournament Arc”

The Fate Franchise: Does Watch Order Matter?

The greatest barrier to entry into the Fate franchise is the fandom. That’s a common enough complaint, as anime fans are no strangers to toxic communities that pride themselves on making their favorite series far off unattainable trophies, unapproachable by the layman. The question of “what order should I watch Fate in” is usually metContinue reading “The Fate Franchise: Does Watch Order Matter?”