September 25, 2011 at 2:23 am Comments (34)
「君と僕と彼女のこと」 (Kimi to Boku to Kanojo no Koto)
“You, Me, and For Her Sake”
I don’t know what the point of luring out your enemies is if you don’t fully intend to have fun with it. When Hakamizaka was threatening to “fly away” if Narumi wasn’t fast enough to catch him, I didn’t expect him to be flying away on drugs.
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September 18, 2011 at 2:07 am Comments (34)
「ぼくのかけら」 (Boku no Kakera)
“Pieces of Me”
With the world in a rut about Ayaka’s suicide attempt, I was elated to see that she is still alive.
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September 10, 2011 at 3:05 pm Comments (60)
「きみについて」 (Kimi ni Tsuite)
Well, if you were expecting something big to happen in this show — it just happened.
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September 4, 2011 at 2:24 am Comments (35)
「あの夏の二十一球」 (Ano Natsu no Nijyuichi Kyuu)
“That Summer of 21 Pitches”
While some people may have been quick to judge Kami-Sama, I believe that it’s still a really interesting show that has its own merits. Shifting gears back to everyday life living amongst NEETs and Yakuza, I think this was a nice change of pace.
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August 20, 2011 at 9:59 pm Comments (38)
「僕にできるすべて」 (Boku ni Dekiru Subete)
“Everything I Can Do”
While this episode started out a little anti-climatic, with nothing really occurring to push the plot along, it really did well in illustrating what Narumi means to everyone. As the newest member of this group of NEETs and Thugs, color me surprised that he holds such strong emotions for a group of people he barely even knows.
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August 18, 2011 at 2:48 am Comments (39)
「僕は負けそうだ」 (Boku ha Makesouda)
“I’m Probably Going to Lose”
Even though there isn’t an immediate mystery at hand, I’m glad that there are other aspects to this show that keep grabbing my attention.
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August 10, 2011 at 5:49 am Comments (32)
「あいつは俺を知ってる」 (Aitsu wa Ore wo Shitteru)
“He Knows Me”
Yondaime’s group is planning a concert for their girls’ indie rock band, and they ask Narumi for help promoting the event.
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August 2, 2011 at 7:37 am Comments (25)
「はなまるスープ顛末記」 (Hanamaru Suupu Tenmatsuki)
“The Hanamaru Soup Incident”
This week’s case: a mysterious man with sunglasses who always takes one bite out of his ramen then leaves.
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July 28, 2011 at 6:15 am Comments (33)
「僕が二人にできること」 (Boku ga Futari ni Dekiru Koto)
“What I Can Do For Those Two”
I feel like there’s a huge breach of privacy going on here with Alice’s incredible hoard of information, largely gathered by tapping phone calls, hacking databases and secretly tracking people.
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July 17, 2011 at 7:56 am Comments (46)
「君と旅行鞄」 (Kimi to Ryokou Kaban)
“You and a Travel Bag”
For this week’s case we have Meo, a mixed Thai-Japanese, who comes to Alice for help in finding her father.
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July 2, 2011 at 9:45 pm Comments (63)
「彼女について知っている二、三の事柄」 (Kanojo ni Tsuite Shitteiru Ni, San no Kotogara)
“Two, Three Things You Should Know About Her”
J.C. Staff’s latest adaptation kicks off with an hour-long special, providing ample time to introduce the premise and characters, and wrap up the first case so that we have a better idea of what this series entails.
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