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Shirobako: Flippin’ Good

I wish they all could be Shirobako.

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Kanie: The Best Bad Good Guy

More senseless Key-bashing disguised as praise for Amagi Brilliant Park.

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Back to the fridge with you

Don’t get used to seeing this face.

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12 Days, day nine.

http://twitter.com/aMainCharacter/status/273829533914902529 In case the twitter plugin doesn’t work, as usual. Every few episodes, even though you’ve laughed and smiled through two shorts that are enough to satisfy you for a while, there’s an extra bonus to PBC in the form of character song EDs. Bamboo Scramble may never be topped, but Penguin’s tune, Handa’s enko […]

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12 Days, day eight. This bear.

I wrote briefly about it before, but how can you deny a moment like that. A lighthearted ribbing of Penguin’s drunken antics turns into a sort of melancholy moment where Sloth misses out due to his speed, which in turn becomes a heartwarming slice of Polar Bear. It’s a great distillation of what makes the […]

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12 days, day six. Taking my balls and going… somewhere? Seriously where am I going with this

I’m not unaccustomed to adding a little bit of social commentary to blogging, but Kokoro Connect’s “kick a man in the balls because that’ll fix your attempted rape trauma” was my first foray into the wider world of thinking about feminism and rape culture as they apply to aniblogging — and my first run-in a […]

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