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Amaama to Inazuma – 12 (END)

「あいじょーたっぷりお好み焼き」 (Aijyootaburi Okonomiyaki)
“Okonomiyaki Filled With Affection”

After stewing for over eleven episodes, this finale hit on everything that made this show such a blast to watch. From start to finish, there were an intermingling of themes and messages that never would have hit home without careful preparation beforehand.

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September 19, 2016 at 8:45 pm Comments (17)

Amaama to Inazuma – 11

「おゆうぎ会うとさつまいもクレープ」 (Oyuugiau to Satsumaimo Kureepu)
“A Play And Sweet Potato Crepes”

Sometimes life isn’t all sunshine and rainbows and sometimes it is. For Tsumugi though, life was pretty rough this week.

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September 12, 2016 at 8:55 pm Comments (4)

Amaama to Inazuma – 10

「夏休みとねことアジ」 (Natsuyasumi to Neko to Aji)
“Summer Vacation and Cat and Aji”

That wasn’t exactly what I was expecting, but the episode as a whole really set in stone just how well behaved Tsumugi is. If anything, I hope that when I have a daughter (I will have a daughter), she’ll be at least half as well behaved as an imaginary anime character.

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September 8, 2016 at 2:24 am Comments (6)

Amaama to Inazuma – 09

「うちのうちカレー」 (Uchi no Uchikaree)
“Our Family’s At-Home Curry”

I see what you’re doing Amaama and you won’t catch me off guard! *sniffle*

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August 30, 2016 at 12:31 am Comments (12)

Amaama to Inazuma – 08

「明日もおいしいイカと里芋の煮物」 (Ashitamo Oishi Ika to Taro no Nimono)
“Squid and Taro Stew That’s Still Yummy Tomorrow”

I knew it was coming. After a few weeks without seeing Tsumugi’s mom, this week’s moment hit extra hard even though I knew it was coming.

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August 23, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments (5)

Amaama to Inazuma – 07

「五平餅とだいぼうけん」 (Gohei Mochi to Daibouken)
“Gohei Mochi and A Big Adventure”

And here I thought the show would start to get a little stale following relatively the same formula week after week.

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August 16, 2016 at 2:17 am Comments (16)

Amaama to Inazuma – 06

「おともだちとギョーザパーティー」 (Otomodachi to Gyooza Paatii)
“Friends and Gyoza Party”

This week’s episode was a big one-two punch to the heart. Do the writers have no sympathy for us?!

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August 8, 2016 at 11:28 pm Comments (8)

Amaama to Inazuma – 05

「お休みの日ととくべつドーナッツ」 (Oyasumi no Hi to Tokubetsu Doonattsu)
“Day Off and Special Donuts”

Even without touching on sappy things, this week’s episode of Amaama still tugged at my heart a lot harder than I expected it to.

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August 2, 2016 at 8:18 pm Comments (15)

Amaama to Inazuma – 04

「きらいな野菜とコロコログラタン」 (Kiraina Yasai to Korokoro Guratan)
“Hated Vegetables and Bits in Gratin”

Even an adorable show like Amaama can’t escape the clutches of kids and their eternal disgust with vegetables.

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July 26, 2016 at 6:00 am Comments (18)

Amaama to Inazuma – 03

「つむぎとおまたせのハンバーガ」 (Tsumugi to Omatase no Hannbaaga)
“Tsumugi and The Long Awaited Hamburger Steak”

I may be getting older, but I’ll never forget just how tough it was to be a kid.

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July 18, 2016 at 4:18 pm Comments (23)

Amaama to Inazuma – 02

「豚汁とみせあかり」 (Tonjiru to Miseakari)
“Pork Soup and Restaurant Lights”

Riding off of last week’s momentum, this week’s episode of Amaama kept on pushing forward at full speed.

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July 11, 2016 at 8:27 pm Comments (19)

Amaama to Inazuma – 01

「制服とどなべごはん」 (Seifuku to Donabe Gohan)
“Uniform and Clay Pot Rice”

One of my most anticipated shows of the season, Amaama to Inazuma did not disappoint. I even made a friend watch alongside and got him to cry!

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July 6, 2016 at 4:09 pm Comments (46)