Revangelion: Part 26 – The Cruel Adam that Mumbled “Meh” At the Story
What a goddamn mess. Imagine all the other things I could be writing about right now. I could be elbow deep on... Read More
Revangelion: Part 25 – The Cruel Ending World
As we near the end of Evangelion, the immaturity of Instrumentality makes itself known amid endless shouting at the audience.
What is Neon Genesis Evangelion and Why you Should (not) Watch it
Evangelion isn't impossible to review, you just have to get past viewing it as art-on-religion and see it for what it is.
Revangelion: Part 24 – The Cruel Last Cometh
Shinji can't even kill his boy(friend) without Hideki Anno burdening the story with infodumping.
Revangelion: Part 23 – The Cruel Tears
It's big brain time as Evangelion says...something about Rei and sadness.
Revangelion: Part 22 – The Cruel Staying Human
Past-Adam reaches his breaking point with the story's demands to be seen.
Revangelion: Part 21 – The Cruel Birth of NERV
An episode meant to backfill Evangelion's haphazard story only adds to the ongoing clusterfuckery
Revangelion: Part 20 – Of the Cruel Shapes of Hearts and Humans
Shinji becomes go, and things get robosexual...maybe? I don't know. I need a drink.
Revangelion: Part 19 – A Cruel Man’s Battle
Shinji quits, again. Shinji comes back, again. Midway through the third act is a weird time to re-pilot.
Revangelion: Part 18 – The Cruel Life and Death Decisions
Revangelion's 18th essay explores how Evangelion is emotionally resonant in the moment, but struggles to make that count.