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Mawaru Penguindrum – 19

「私の運命の人」 (Watashi no Unmei no Hito)
“My Soulmate”

Well, it’s starting to look like all the stuff about Kanba being the ladies’ man was a bit of a red herring, because it turns out the actual person snagging all the girls is Shouma. Ringo may have been an inadvertent catch, but that doesn’t appear to be the case with Himari.

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November 18, 2011 at 4:32 pm Comments (80)

Persona 4 the ANIMATION – 07

「Suspicious Tropical Paradise」

Going into this adaptation, there was one social link in particular that I was most concerned about how it would be adapted, and that was Tatsumi Kanji’s.

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November 18, 2011 at 4:33 am Comments (82)

Kimi to Boku. – 07

「りんごのとなり」 (Ringo to Tonari)
“Next to an Apple”

If you haven’t been watching Kimi to Boku, now would be a great time to start, especially if you were turned off by the first few episodes that weren’t a great indication of how the series is as a whole!

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November 18, 2011 at 2:40 am Comments (15)

Shakugan no Shana III (Final) – 06

「掌にあるもの」 (Tenohira ni Arumono)
“In The Palm of their Hands”

I was expecting this episode to be subpar since it looked like there’d be no correlation with the over-arching story. Luckily, I was completely wrong as I watched one of the most enjoyable episodes since the start of the season.

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November 18, 2011 at 2:24 am Comments (21)

Guilty Crown – 06

「檻 leukocytes」 (Ori)

I haven’t been as harsh on Guilty Crown as some viewers who may or may not be trying to find faults with it simply because it’s popular, but that doesn’t mean I’m not looking at it objectively either. If there’s something that I find irksome, you can be rest assured that I’ll bring it up, much like in this sixth episode where I felt there was a serious discontinuity in the characters’ behavior from the previous week.

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November 18, 2011 at 12:20 am Comments (263)