Category Archives: Sakamichi no Apollon

Sakamichi no Apollon – 06 Review

Sakamichi no Apollon 06 – Bromance and Betrayal

This episode is my favorite of the series so far. There’s so much going on between the characters, and the problems aren’t resolved by simply paying some jazz together. I feel like this episode was everything I’d been expecting out of Sakamichi but not quite getting. Yippee!

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Sakamichi no Apollon – 05 Review

Sakamichi 05 – The Power of Music

Okay, okay, okay. I have a confession to make.

Sakamichi is starting to lose some of its luster for me.

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Sakamichi no Apollon – 03 and 04 Review

Well, I took a little break to do exams, and I surely wasn’t expecting to come back and find that such massive developments had happened in the Sakamichi-verse while I was gone! For now I’m just going to touch on the highlights of Episodes 03 and 04, and I’ll be back to regular reviewing for Episode 05.

And, just in case you were wondering, I got straight A’s! 🙂

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Sakamichi no Apollon – 02 Review

Sakamichi no Apollon 02 – Cockblocking?

Altogether another fantastic episode with a superior first half, but I have some doubts about brining religion into a series that already has such a full plate. Also, I couldn’t manage to figure out what’s going on in this love triangle – who likes who, exactly?

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Sakamichi no Apollon – 01 Review

Sakamichi no Apollon – Episode 01

You should go watch this. Yes, that’s right. I’m talking to *you*. Put down whatever else you thought you’d rather be doing and go watch Sakamichi no Apollon. Right now.

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