Fate/Stay Night: Route By Route Ramble

First of all, I’m sorry for the delay; there was a mini-crisis in my life that ended up throwing me for a loop and as a result I haven’t had the chance to post anything here for the last two weeks. This particular post will be diving into the Fate/Stay Night visual novel, with FULL … Continue reading Fate/Stay Night: Route By Route Ramble

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[Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Review

Title: Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works First Aired: October 4th, 2014 - June 27th, 2015 Studio: Ufotable Director: Takahiro Miura Rating: 8.0/10 Adapting anything from a massive popular franchise can be a risky gambit at the best of times. On one hand, you have a guaranteed viewership and an established fan-base but on the other, high expectations and extreme … Continue reading [Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Review

[Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Epilogue (S2E13)

It’s happily ever after for everyone in the final episode of Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works after the conclusion of the 5th Holy Grail War. Shirou and Rin are in marital bliss, studying in London and enjoying a simpler life without the complications of murderous Servants and twisted Masters. As an episode, this epilogue doesn’t … Continue reading [Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Epilogue (S2E13)

[Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Unlimited Blade Works (S2E12)

It’s show-time for everyone on Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works. After all the talking, the build-up, the hype generating, it’s time for everyone to put their money where their mouths are. Gilgamesh talked a big game for the entirety of this series, but can he pull his grand plan off? Shirou has come a long … Continue reading [Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Unlimited Blade Works (S2E12)

[Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Incarnation (S2E11)

After almost two full seasons, it’s finally time for the final showdown but unsurprisingly enough, our heroes’ plans go awry right off the bat. Assassin makes a surprise return as he holds Saber to the promise she made in their previous encounter while Gilgamesh decides that Shirou should entertain him for a bit while they … Continue reading [Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Incarnation (S2E11)

[Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Winter Days, A Long Way Home (S2E10)

It is the calm before the storm as we approach the tail end of the second and final season of Fate/ Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works. This is an episode of anticipation more than anything else – there are no jaw-dropping revelations, no slick actions sequences and no philosophical musings. Instead, there’s an almost nostalgic throwback … Continue reading [Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Winter Days, A Long Way Home (S2E10)

[Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Answer (S2E9)

This week on Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works, the series’ most compelling conflict reaches it inevitable conclusion and it is a surprisingly amicable one given the deep-set disagreements that the two characters have had with each other. Whether the fight’s conclusion clearly favoured Shirou or was a little more bittersweet depends on your opinion of … Continue reading [Anime] Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works – Answer (S2E9)