Articles Posted in the " given " Category

  • Given 1×06 Review: “Creep”

    I spent much of this episode trying to figure out just what the title was meant to reference. Is “Creep” referring to a person? The pace of the story? The existential dread that looms behind us all? Or are we just picking random song titles? Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content […]


  • Given 1×05 Review: “The Reason”

    I can’t believe we’re getting a Hoobastank reference in this year of our lord 2019, much less one in an anime, but “The Reason” is actually an incredibly apt title, considering the subject matter of this episode. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.


  • Given 1×04 Review: “Fluorescent Adolescent”

    “Fluorescent Adolescent” is an excellent example of how to achieve a lot in an episode while very little actually happens. The plot is light but the character interactions and developments are massive. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.



  • Given 1×01 Review: “Boys in the Band”

    This is the anime I’ve been waiting for ever since they announced that it was coming out this summer. “Boys in the Band” is a solid introduction to what looks like a well-done anime with a main gay pairing. I am 100% here for this. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content […]


  • Given BL Manga Gets Anime Adaptation

    Natsuki Kizu’s boys-love manga Given has inspired an anime adaptation from NoitaminA. It will be the first anime based on a BL manga to air on NoitaminA. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.