The team shares their picks from a season characterized by ambitious originals and solid sequels.
Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki TagResults
This season truly encapsulates the duality of anime: everything made us either really excited or really tired.
You have the basic foundation for a series about a teenage boy whose misanthropy and pessimism feel all too real in 2021, all things considered. You also have the story of a girl who’s about to change his entire world… which also feels a bit too real in 2021, all things considered. Still, that could hypothetically result in a pretty heartwarming premiere… right?