Seasonal Review: Winter 2021 (Part 1)

So, welcome to 2021. The actual start of the new decade, probably. Seven or so years from the year 2038 problem. This anime season starts while the thought of Funimation’s imminent acquisition of Crunchyroll looms over my head. Hopefully I don’t have to explain why the nigh-monopolization of anime streaming is bad to you. I’m not going to get into it anyways, because I’m exhausted by life. (Really ideally anti-trust bullshit will stop it from going through, but I’m not optimistic. If it didn’t stop Disney acquiring Fox, why would it stop this? sigh) Anyways, here we go. This post covers anime that premiered between January 4th and January 8th. (There were a lot of advance premieres this season, but I’m going to count all of those starting from their “actual” start dates.)

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