It’s the end of the year again. The time where we all look back to the past four seasons and think “Wait, did that really air this year?” and “Was that really it?”. So let’s take a look at the high- and lowlights of 2016.
Mahoiku, or Mahou Shoujo Ikusei Keikaku, or Magical Girl Raising Project, is not a good show. This doesn’t exactly come as a surprise, as we live in a world where “magical girls except dark” is a genre all of its own, and naturally draws the attention of lazy, incompetent light novel authors everywhere who all think they’re being original and subversive. But as I watched the whole thing from start to finish, one thing in particular stood out to me among all the usual crap, and that’s how bad the main character is at being a main character.