‘Africa Salaryman’ Season 1 Review

‘Africa Salaryman‘ known in Japan as ‘Africa no Sararīman’ (literally African Office Worker) is a 2019 comedy series based on the Shojo manga of the same name by Gamu. It was serialized in ‘pixiv Comic’ magazine and was adapted by Hotzipang. Funimation developed the English dub. The meek Lion (Cris George), also called Big Cat,…

‘Fruits Basket’ Season 1 Review

Fruits Basket is a ‘slice of life’ anime, based on the young adult Furūtsu Basuketto manga written and illustrated by Japanese author Natsuki Takaya. Published from 1998 – 2006 in the ‘Hana to Yume’ magazine, it was first adapted in 2001 but was rebooted in 2019 by the Tokyo-based TMS Entertainment, with Funimation doing the…

‘Steins; Gate’ Series Review

Steins;Gate is an anime directed by Hiroshi Hamasaki and Takuya Satō, and written by Jukki Hanada from the Japanese studio White Fox. It is based on the video game from Mages, Inc. Set in 2010, in Akihabara, Tokyo, Japan, it follows the eclectic members of the Future Gadget Laboratory and their misadventures. This review focuses…