How SAO Shakes Up The Christmas Episode

Christmas episodes are wonderful, but ever noticed how they all end up following a certain formula. A group of friends try to celebrate Christmas, but inexplicably, one of them has the gall to not like Christmas! Can they cheer each other up ? Spoilers: They always do. Surprisingly enough, in all the anime I’ve watched over the 3 years of anime I’ve been watching, only … Continue reading How SAO Shakes Up The Christmas Episode

Spring of April 2018: Sword Art Online Alternative (Episodes 1 to 4)

Good whatever-time-it-is-you’re-reading-this, I am The Luminous Mongoose, and it’s time for a monthly seasonal series review! Gun Gale Alternative is a really fun series and made me interested in Sword Art Online again. I was only ever really a fan of the Aincrad arc myself, but I did enjoy GGO, so I’m glad we’re back in it again with a more interesting protagonist. Again, it’s … Continue reading Spring of April 2018: Sword Art Online Alternative (Episodes 1 to 4)

SAO IS ACTUALLY A GOOD SHOW NOW, GUYS! Gun Gale Online: Alternative Episode 1

Let me start off by saying I do not care for SAO. I liked it during Aincrad, HATED Alfheim, and was pretty meh on GGO and Ordinal Scale. The biggest problem of the series to me was always resident Marty Stu/Jesus-kun Kirito himself who is THANKFULLY not present here. Now that we are free from the overpowered garbage and unnecessary sexualization of every single waifu … Continue reading SAO IS ACTUALLY A GOOD SHOW NOW, GUYS! Gun Gale Online: Alternative Episode 1