Lightning First Looks: Winter 2021

It’s been an incredibly busy time over at GLORIO Towers, what with the new season and also gestures at everything. As a result we haven’t been able to roll out our customary slate of First Loooks, but here instead are some quick bite-sized opinions on everything we’ve been watching.

Kamen Rider Saber Episode 10

Determined to confront his father and finally discover the motivation behind his betrayal, Kento recruits Touma and Rintaro for a final showdown with Calibur. The result of their battle is a shocking revelation about the dark Rider’s true identity….

Kamen Rider Saber Episode 8

Touma is feeling the pressure of wielding the King of Arthur powerup…for some reason. His indecision leads to Ogami getting turned to stone, marginally improving the quality of his character writing.

First Look: Assault Lily BOUQUET

In the near future, Earth is menaced by enormous creatures known as ‘Huge’. Humanity’s best hope is specialised squads of teenage girls known as Lilies, who train together in academies to defeat the monsters.