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Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 12 (END)

「わかってる? わかってる」 (Wakatteru? Wakatteru)
“You Understand? I Understand”

Amid the snowy night, their relationship grows a little closer one more time.

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March 27, 2014 at 5:59 pm Comments (59)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 11

「ハンカチを楽しんでるのよ」 (Hankachi o Tanoshin Deru no yo)
“I’m Enjoying My Handkerchief”

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei has one last trick up its sleeve as we head into the final episode.

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March 20, 2014 at 11:46 am Comments (21)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 10

「デレ期という単語を調べたら」 (Dere-ki to iu Tango o Shirabetara)
“I Looked Up the Term “Time of Dere”

Kobeni isn’t head-over-heels yet, but they’re moving towards it. Fight on, Hakuya! And Suetsugi too, in a different way.

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March 13, 2014 at 5:45 pm Comments (31)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 09

「くつじょくです、はずかしめをうけました」 (Kutsuji Yokudesu, Hazukashime o Ukemashita)
“How Humiliating, I’m So Embarrassed”

Thank you Suetsugi! Thanks to you we have entered the lovey-dovey phase, and the lovey-dovey phase is the best phase of them all.

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March 6, 2014 at 1:56 pm Comments (34)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 08

「妹の悲しみをいやすのは、妹」 (Imouto no Kanashimi o Iyasu no wa, Imouto)
“Only a Little Sister Can Sooth Sadness Over a Little Sister”

More Mayura, more Nadeshiko, more rebellious Kobeni, more broken Benio, more jealous Suetsugi, and–wait, did she say marriage!?

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February 27, 2014 at 11:53 am Comments (38)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 07

「それはそれ、これはこれ」 (Sore wa Sore, Kore wa Kore)
“That’s One Thing, This Is Another”

Two new characters take the spotlight, plus a surprising reveal that keeps the story interesting.

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February 20, 2014 at 1:41 pm Comments (40)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 06

「そうだ、小姑でうめよう」 (Souda, Kojuuto de Umeyou)
“I Know! I’ll Fill It with a Sister-in-Law”

A Valentine’s Day episode so warm and fuzzy that I…I just can’t eat another bite. They’re so sweet!

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February 13, 2014 at 12:30 pm Comments (40)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 05

「これが経産婦だと」 (Kore ga Keisanpudato)
“The Woman Has Given Birth?”

A loli okaa-san who isn’t what she appears. Revelations all over the place! This show is burning through plot like it’s going out of style, and it’s great. This is the season’s dark horse for sure.

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February 6, 2014 at 1:24 pm Comments (55)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 03, 04

「ラブコメの波動を感じる / あれはただのへんたいです」 (Rabu Kome no Hadou o Kanjiru / Are wa Tada no Hentaidesu)
“I Can Feel the Love Comedy Waves” / “That’s Just Being a Pervert”

I changed my mind. I really don’t have the time to blog another show, but screw it – picked up. I’m enjoying this too much to not talk about it.

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January 30, 2014 at 12:58 pm Comments (68)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 02

「ロリ小姑ってのも悪くないわ」 (Rori Kojuutotte no mo Warukunai wa)
“It’s Not Bad Having a Loli Sister-in-Law”

Mashiro-tan really is a nice mix of childish and mature, and–oops! Looks like their secret is out of the bag, even while one still stays hidden from Kobeni.

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January 16, 2014 at 1:21 pm Comments (55)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 01

「何事も最初が肝心です」 (Nanigoto mo Saisho ga Kanjindesu)
“First Impressions Are Everything”

Characters rule the day in Mikakunin de Shinkoukei, and it works because they’re very good characters who are treated with kindness and respect. Equal measures funny, warm, and romantic, I very much enjoyed this first episode.

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January 9, 2014 at 3:25 pm Comments (68)