Random Curiosity

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 12 (END)

「会うは別れの始め」 (Au wa Wakare no Hajime)
“Those Who Meet Must Part”

It’s quite a bittersweet sensation saying goodbye to a series I’ve loved since 2009. I feel quite conflicted about this ending.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 12 (END)"
March 28, 2016 at 11:40 pm Comments (22)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 11

「水の流れと人の行末」 (Mizu no Nagare to Hito no Yukue)
“Life is an Unknown Course”

If there’s one week that I wish I wasn’t late, it’s this one. Holy cow! What a cliffhanger for Durarara!!

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 11"
March 22, 2016 at 6:10 pm Comments (12)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 09, 10

「薄氷を踏む / 以心伝心」 (Hakuhyou wo Fumu / Ishin Denshin)
“Telepathy” / “Walking on Thin Ice”

Apologies for the late post! On the bright side, a lot of catch up on for Durarara!!

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 09, 10"
March 16, 2016 at 4:58 pm Comments (7)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 08

「虎は死して皮を残す」 (Dora wa Shishite kawa wo Nokusu)
“A Great Man will be Remembered for His Achievements”

Let’s just address the elephant in the room first.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 08"
February 28, 2016 at 6:10 pm Comments (15)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 07

「犬猿もたたならず」 (Kenen mo Tatanarazu)
“No Love Lost”

It’s like a game of hot potato and somebody… dropped the potato.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 07"
February 23, 2016 at 8:20 am Comments (14)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 06

「乗りかかった舟」 (Norikakatta Fune)
“In for a Penny, in for a Pound”

Another episode of colored gangs, plotting and more questions than answers.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 06"
February 15, 2016 at 5:38 pm Comments (13)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 05

「闇に惑う」 (Yami ni Madou)
“Lost in the Dark”

Did that just really happen…?

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 05"
February 8, 2016 at 2:28 pm Comments (4)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 04

「血は水よりも濃し」 (Chi wa Mizu Yori mo Koshi)
“Blood is Thicker than Water”

You know it’s a good episode when you don’t realize time is flying by and before you know it, the credits roll.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 04"
January 31, 2016 at 5:13 pm Comments (12)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 03

「同舟相救う」 (Doushuu Ai Sukuu)
“All in the Same Boat”

Like I said last week, this week’s episode is all about laying the ground work for this season.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 03"
January 25, 2016 at 6:12 pm Comments (14)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 02

「猫の首に鈴」 (Neko no Hitai ni Suzu)
“Bell the Cat”

Let’s play hot potato with Celty’s head! Can you guess who has it now?

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 02"
January 17, 2016 at 12:02 pm Comments (19)

Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 01

「袖すりあうも多生の縁」 (Sode Soriaumo Tasyou no En)
“Even a Chance Acquaintance is Decreed by Destiny”

My my… a lot of happened since I last visited Durarara!! way back when.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ketsu – 01"
January 10, 2016 at 12:19 pm Comments (10)

Durarara!!x2 Ten – Perfectly natural swelling of the plot


Need more excitement in your story? Set someone on fire.

In fact, some anime have to take pills to enlarge their plots.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ten – Perfectly natural swelling of the plot"
September 27, 2015 at 9:03 am Comments (13)

Durarara!!x2 Ten – 01

「汝の敵を愛せよ」 (Nanji no Teki o Aiseyo)
“Love Thy Enemy”

Welcome back to Durarara!!, and an episode about Orihara Izaya, everybody’s best friend.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Ten – 01"
July 5, 2015 at 2:38 am Comments (13)

Durarara!!x2 Shou – 12

「艱難汝を玉にす」 (Kannannanji o Tama Ni Su)
“Adversity Makes a Man Wise”

Every single series I wrote about this season is sequel bait.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Shou – 12"
March 29, 2015 at 8:55 am Comments (34)

Durarara!!x2 Shou – 11

「覆水盆に返らず」 (Fukusuibon ni Kaerazu)
“No Use Crying Over Spilt Milk”

Considering how frequent it is in Ikebukuro, one would think that kidnapping people was some sort of local sport.

Continue Reading "Durarara!!x2 Shou – 11"
March 22, 2015 at 5:21 am Comments (27)

« Older Posts