Gintama Reviews Episode 356: Making a Dull World Interesting

Hey, hey, it's Monday, the new day for me to remember and subsequently forget that I still haven't finished copying all the old Gintama Reviews over from tumblr! In today's episode, the Final Boss actually does something! I've probably mentioned this before, but I have no idea what the Big Bad is doing or why. … Continue reading Gintama Reviews Episode 356: Making a Dull World Interesting

Gintama Reviews Episode 355: Rabbits Leap Higher on Moonlit Nights

Before we begin, I should let y'all know that starting next week I'll be working 12-hour shifts on Sundays, so you'll have to wait one whole day for my stunning commentary. I hope you'll be able to find something to help you through this trying time. I recommend getting a cat. In today's episode, Hijikata … Continue reading Gintama Reviews Episode 355: Rabbits Leap Higher on Moonlit Nights

Gintama Reviews Episode 354: The Evildoers Who Do Good

In today's episode, Gin-san and Kagura drain the pond. New cour means new OP and this one sure does exist. I don't hate it, but I don't particularly love it, either. It seems like the sort that tends to grow on me, but it's equally likely I'll end up skipping it more often than not. … Continue reading Gintama Reviews Episode 354: The Evildoers Who Do Good

Gintama Reviews Episode 154: That Person Looks Different from Usual During A Birthday Party

originally posted on ace-reviews.tumblr.com on march 9, 2017 THE STORY THUS FAR: sho-chan got a haircut and kagura couldn’t sleep First off, this episode ends the Kintama short series by replacing Shinpachi’s buttchin with a dickchin. Personally, I feel it’s an improvement, only because “dickchin” sounds like “diction” which could one day lead to puns … Continue reading Gintama Reviews Episode 154: That Person Looks Different from Usual During A Birthday Party

Gintama Reviews Episode 151: A Conversation With a Barber During a Haircut is the Most Pointless Thing in the World

originally posted on ace-reviews.tumblr.com on march 8, 2017 THE STORY THUS FAR: okita is even more dangerously insane than i imagined, and the cast pretended their show was canceled again One of these days I’m going to purposefully “forget” to take a screencap and just leave my placeholder picture sans caption so y'all can just wonder “…why?” … Continue reading Gintama Reviews Episode 151: A Conversation With a Barber During a Haircut is the Most Pointless Thing in the World

Gintama Reviews Episode 148: Zip Up Your Fly Nice and Slowly

originally posted on ace-reviews.tumblr.com on march 7, 2017 THE STORY THUS FAR: kagura and shinpachi got training advice from idiots I would’ve watched this episode last night, but I spent most of the last Gintama Review complaining and would like to offset it by being able to spend at least part of this one talking … Continue reading Gintama Reviews Episode 148: Zip Up Your Fly Nice and Slowly

Gintama Reviews Episode 146: The Taste of Drinking Under Broad Daylight Is Something Special

originally posted on ace-reviews.tumblr.com on march 5, 2017 THE STORY THUS FAR: kagura reunited with her shithead brother, kagura’s shithead brother was a shithead, kagura’s shithead brother continued being a shithead, seita met his mom, seita tried to escape with his mom, and the good guys beat the bad guys with the power of being … Continue reading Gintama Reviews Episode 146: The Taste of Drinking Under Broad Daylight Is Something Special

Special Gintama Review: Earn Your Happy Ending

originally posted on ace-reviews.tumblr.com on march 4, 2017 ‘Sup, nerds, we’re doing something a bit different for Gintama Reviews today. Instead of reviewing an episode, I’m gonna go back and talk about a character no one cares about from an arc no one remembers. Specifically this arc: and this character: The Ryugu Arc is presented … Continue reading Special Gintama Review: Earn Your Happy Ending

Gintama Reviews Episode 139: Don’t Put Your Wallet In Your Back Pocket

originally posted on ace-reviews.tumblr.com on march 3, 2017 THE STORY THUS FAR: idk, man, i wasn’t paying attention. vidya games, y'know Oh, shit, dude it’s an arc that got a trailer. It’s also the introductory arc for the blonde lady with the scar on her face whose name I can never remember. This should be … Continue reading Gintama Reviews Episode 139: Don’t Put Your Wallet In Your Back Pocket

Gintama Reviews Episode 136: It’s Your House, You Build It

originally posted on ace-reviews.tumblr.com on march 2, 2017 THE STORY THUS FAR: the hot spring arc ended with a reprisal of gin-san’s awful singing, and there were more gintaman shenanigans This episode is about Gin-san trying to help Hasegawa find a new apartment since he ran away from the last one and is currently homeless … Continue reading Gintama Reviews Episode 136: It’s Your House, You Build It