Tuesday, 2 June 2020

ANIME REVIEW: BLACK CLOVER SEASON 2 PART 1

Black Clover: Season Two Part One
Black Clover Season 2 Part 1
Released By: Manga Entertainment
Rating: PG
Running Time: 572 mins
Release Date: 27/4/2020
Reviewed By: Sandra Scholes

In the previous seasons, Asta had his arms injured when he fought the Eye of the Midnight Sun and this first part carries on with the Black Bulls who are off on a journey to the Forest of Witches where they get help for healing his arms, as Asta might not be able to use magic ever again.

Monday, 1 June 2020

ANIME REVIEW: GOBLIN SLAYER SEASON 1


GOBLIN SLAYER: Season One
Goblin Slayer Season 1
Released By: Manga Entertainment
Rating: 15
Running Time: 600 mins
Release Date: 17/2/2020
Reviewed By: Sandra Scholes

There is always something enigmatic about a man with no name and this man known only as Goblin Slayer is a lone wolf for the most part who goes about killing goblins. As we see his story progress, he starts to gather his own goblin slaying band; High Elf Archer, Guild Girl and Cow Girl.

ANIME REVIEW: ATTACK ON TITAN SEASON 3 PART 2

Attack on Titan: Season Three Part Two
Attack on Titan Season 3 Part 2
Released By: Manga Entertainment
Rating: 15
Running Time: 300 mins
Release Date: 23/3/2020
Reviewed By: Sandra Scholes

The characters remember their humble pasts more than anything, how their lives were shattered by the coming of the Titans, their hopes and dreams crumbled, but they had their memories. Attack on Titan Season 3 is later on more about revisiting their old hometown of Almaria to see how bad it looks and, more importantly whether they can take it back from the Titan's grasp.

Friday, 22 May 2020

ANIME REVIEW: WISE MAN'S GRANDCHILD THE COMPLETE SERIES

Wise Man’s Grandchild: The Complete Series
Wise Man's Grand Child the Complete Series
Released By: Manga Entertainment
Rating: 15
Running Time: 300 mins
Release Date: 18/5/2020
Reviewed By: Sandra Scholes


In 2020 it seems to be the year of series where the main character dies in real life and is resurrected in another world, one which might become very real; two spring to mind, That Time I Was Reincarnated as a Slime and How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord, and as usual the unexpected happens.

Sunday, 12 April 2020

ANIME PREVIEW: ID: INVADED

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Anime Preview: ID: Invaded
Previewed by: Sandra Scholes

When I last saw such anime as Psycho-Pass, I didn't think there were that many futuristic crime thrillers around, but thankfully I was wrong. There is another one; ID: Invaded.

Saturday, 11 April 2020

CHILDREN'S BOOK REVIEW: CAPTAIN WHISKERS BY JEREMY STRONG


Captain Whiskers by Jeremy Strong - Barrington Stoke
Captain Whiskers
Author: Jeremy Strong
Publisher: Barrington Stoke
Pages: 96
ISBN: 978-1-78112-927-2
Reviewed by: Sandra Scholes

You might remember I reviewed Nellie Choc-Ice and the Plastic Island, which was part of Jeremy's Little Gems series of novels which educate young readers on current issues of climate change and overuse of plastics in society.

BOOK REVIEW: EDEN BY TIM LEBBON

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Eden
Author: Tim Lebbon
Publisher: Titan Books
Pages: 384
ISBN: 9781789092936
Reviewed by: Sandra Scholes

From the author of Netflix's The Silence, bestselling author, Tim Lebbon introduces us to his latest thriller where mankind has ravaged most of the planet, and only the Virgin Zones remain. There are thirteen areas where nature has been left to grow, yet with so much damage already been done to the environment, nature might not be able to go back to what it once was.