Posts Tagged ‘Sekirei’

Review: “Sekirei” Double Seasons, Double Formats, Double-Ds

by Chad Boninon May 20, 2014
The Sekirei Plan is on! The Sekirei are 108 humanoid girls trained to fight and defeat each other using special powers that are unlocked when they kiss their Ashikabi, a regular guy or girl that they’ll work with to survive. What started as a game turns dark as Tokyo’s sealed off and fights get brutal. […]

"Sekirei: Pure Engagement": Less Impure, Less Engaging

by Radical Ravenon April 10, 2012
There’s something different about Sekirei: Pure Engagement, the second DVD release from the Sekirei franchise. The first season, you may recall, was a bouncy fan-service show that also had an actual plot with actual characters, and that tried to use its fan-service in evocative or funny ways. It seemed to be trying to be classy […]

"Sekirei" Season 1 (Re-release): Boobies Do Not a Good Show Make

by Dr. Daedaluson April 9, 2012
Boobies! Now that I’ve got your attention, read the review. Sekirei is yet another entry in the tired “battle royale” genre of anime, where super-powered women duel to the death against each other in the hopes of winning “the game”. In this show’s case, the heroine is a sweet, extremely well-endowed gal named Musubi, a […]

"Sekirei": Depth? In MY Cheesecake?

by Radical Ravenon June 8, 2011
Sekirei left me puzzling over a question that I, as a critic, never thought I’d ask myself: How many naked, anatomically impossible cartoon women does a show have to throw at me before I stop taking it seriously? And the answer, as near as I can tell, is “More than six.” Sekirei is, shamelessly, a […]