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Hai-Furi – 12 (END)

「ラストバトルでピンチ!」 (Rasuto Batoru de Pinchi! )
“In a Pinch with the Last Battle!”

Hai-Furi ends more or less as expected, and that’s a good thing.

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June 26, 2016 at 1:47 pm Comments (26)

Hai-Furi – 11

「大艦巨砲でピンチ!」 (Daikan Kyohō de Pinchi ! )
“In a Big Pinch with a Battleship’s Big Cannon!”

When is Hai-Furi going to let me use all these ‘you sunk my battleship!’ jokes I’ve saved up?

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June 19, 2016 at 11:55 am Comments (31)

Hai-Furi – 10

「赤道祭でハッピー!」 (Sekidōsai de Happī ! )
“Happy at the Equator Festival!”

Becalmed sailors have lots of time, so they get very drunk.

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June 12, 2016 at 4:25 am Comments (28)

Hai-Furi – 09

「ミーナでピンチ!」 (Mina de Pinchi!)
“Mina in a Pinch!”

Often does anime try to sprinkle in some German, and often is it completely awful.

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June 5, 2016 at 5:54 am Comments (30)

Hai-Furi – 08

「比叡でピンチ!」 (Hiei de Pinchi!)
“In a Pinch with the Hiei!”

I guess we can count this one as a warm-up match.

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May 29, 2016 at 4:18 am Comments (33)

Hai-Furi – 07

「嵐でピンチ!」 (Arashi de Pinchi!)
“In a Stormy Pinch!”

This could be the best episode we’ve had thus far, and they didn’t even shoot anything.

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May 22, 2016 at 4:20 am Comments (36)

Hai-Furi – 06

「機雷でピンチ!」 (Kirai de Pinchi!)
“In a Mined Pinch!”

And suddenly, the Harekaze had a collective thought: we didn’t really need so much crew, did we?

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May 15, 2016 at 4:23 am Comments (60)

Hai-Furi – 05

「武蔵でピンチ!」 (Musashi de Pinchi!)
“Pinched by the Musashi!”

In an anime with less warships, this would be a beach episode.

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May 8, 2016 at 6:17 am Comments (51)

Hai-Furi – 04

「乙女のピンチ!」 (Otome no Pinchi!)
“Maidens in a Pinch!”

…There’s a Japanese Toilet Federation?

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May 1, 2016 at 3:22 am Comments (59)

Hai-Furi – 03

「パジャマでピンチ!」 (Pajama de Pinchi!)
“In a Pinch in Pyjamas!”

Public service announcement: many Germans are perfectly pleasant people, and are sometimes not even all that angry.

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April 24, 2016 at 8:31 am Comments (29)

Hai-Furi – 02

「追撃されてピンチ!」 (Tsuigekisare te Pinchi!)
“In a Pinch During the Pursuit!”

I understand the Furi, but I’m still not entirely sure about the Hai.

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April 19, 2016 at 1:54 am Comments (56)

Hai-Furi – 01

「初航海でピンチ!」 (Hatsu Kōkai de Pinchi! )
“In a Pinch on Our Maiden Voyage!”

My best guess for Hai-Furi is Girls und Panzer, on the high seas, and even more dangerous.

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April 10, 2016 at 8:48 am Comments (67)