Monthly Archives: October 2014

Unlimited Blade Works TV Episode 3 – “The First Battle” Review

Continuing our newest Fate/stay night adaptation, this week the name of the game is, “Better! Faster! Stronger!” Now we’ve added a slew of original content to the Unlimited Blade Works story, and contrary to how I originally believed I would … Continue reading

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Final Thoughts: Himitsu: The Revelation

This is a spoiler-free review. Occasionally I come across an anime from a fair while back that looks decent, but that I’ve never heard of before. So I give it a try. Sometimes shows like this flop; after all, if … Continue reading

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blairnoel is Getting an Overhaul!

Attention! Big news! The blairnoel blog is receiving an overhaul this week! The biggest and most noticeable change is the name of the blog: we will now be known as Anime Appraised. The idea behind the name change is primarily to improve … Continue reading

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If Zelda: Ocarina of Time Had Achievements

This is a sort of silly way to kick off the Gaming section of my blairnoel blog, but it had to happen somehow. I spent a while stuck between a Shadow of Mordor review and a critique of the trophy / achievement … Continue reading

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Let’s Add Gaming!

Welcome to the newest addition to my blairnoel blog: Gaming! Games are great; who doesn’t like games? I like games. My siblings like games. Even my almost-half-a-century-year-old parents enjoy a round or two of Just Dance every now and then. I can scarcely open … Continue reading

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Terra Formars: I can’t even…

This is what happens when censoring is used to the absolute extreme. Continue reading

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Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works – Prologue

Ahhh… Finally. This is like a breath of fresh air. Everyone who’s played the original Fate/stay night visual novel knows that the original anime adaptation, though pretty cool as a standalone work, was bad. Terribly bad. Like a chopped-up mess of … Continue reading

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First Impressions: Gundam: G no Reconguista

The number one requirement for a Gundam series to be valid, in my completely biased personal opinion, is for the Gundam to be referred to by someone as, you know, a Gundam. Right now, in Gundam: G no Reconguista, it’s a G-Self. If nobody … Continue reading

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