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A little late: Spring in one sentence

Before I block all memories of it in order to save my mind: Fractale: potentially subversive critique of the otaku lifestyle was ambitious in superficial ways but ultimately joyless and, at times, just dumb. Kore Wa Zombie Desu Ka?: Everything wrong with modern anime can be fun as long as it includes a few things […]

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The OG Mahou Shoujo (Erm, Masou)

Please excuse my lateness. It’s interesting to consider the significance of Hellscythe being voiced by Tange Sakura in this episode. Here we discovered that Hellscythe is actually “the strongest masou shoujo,” and who better represents that than the voice of the greatest mahou shoujo who ever lived, Kinomoto Sakura? Anyway, up to this point Kore […]

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Kore wa Zombie and anime gumbo

Every season has that wild, what-the-hell-is-this anime, a pseudo-genre that swings wildly from “hugely entertaining” to “just… just awful.” Where does Zombie fit? Consider this the opposing side of the coin that asked, “what is anime about this anime?”

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The Bladeless Fan Makes Its Anime Debut!

Also, kyuuketsu-ninja’s tits are hideous.

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