Note: these are all very rough writeups that were intended as a jumping off point for our awards discussions – as such, take what I’ve written here with a grain of salt. I’ve also included the two chracter writeups I did for the final awards post; those paragraphs are intended as an overall representation of the jury but are somewhat based on my own thoughts on each character as well.
These writeups are also written as a comparison/ranking of all the nominees, and as a result I’m a lot harsher on lower-ranked shows/characters than I might otherwise be, particularly for the Drama category where I very much enjoyed every show nominated.
SPOILERS FOR EVERY SHOW / CHARACTER LISTED BELOW. Turn back now if you don’t want spoilers on the following shows: Euphonium 2, Rakugo, Planetarian, Kiznaiver, Fune wo Amu, Erased, Re:Zero, Flip Flappers, Mob Psycho 100, and Amanchu! Continue reading “r/anime Awards – Writeups”