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Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 12 (END)

「櫻子さんの足下には…」 (Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa…)
“Under Sakurako’s Feet…”

In a surprising and belated turn of events, Sakurako-san ends with a prologue – showing us what could (and perhaps should) have been the very first episode, rather than the last

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December 23, 2015 at 3:45 pm Comments (24)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 11

「蝶は十一月に消えた 後編」 (Chou wa Ju-ichi-gatsu ni Kieta Kouhen)
“The Butterfly Vanished in November, Part 2″

Well, that got rather dramatic, didn’t it?

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December 16, 2015 at 4:54 pm Comments (16)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 10

「蝶は十一月に消えた 前編」 (Chou wa Ju-ichi-gatsu ni Kieta Zenpen)
“The Butterfly Vanished in November, Part 1″

This is what we’ve been building up to all season – Sakurako-san’s raison d’être. Truthfully, this show was beginning to lose me with these past few episodes, but this current case has me back on board once again.

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December 9, 2015 at 7:16 pm Comments (13)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 09

「お祖母ちゃんのプリン」 (Obachan no Purin)
“Grandmother’s Pudding”

Is this really the right time for a one-off episode dedicated to the grandmothers of our main characters? Really?

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December 2, 2015 at 1:12 pm Comments (15)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 08

「託された骨 後編」 (Takusareta Hone Kouhen)
“The Entrusted Bones, Part 2″

It’s an unfortunate thing when the tales of the past are more exciting than the mysteries of the present.

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November 26, 2015 at 6:53 pm Comments (8)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 07

「託された骨 前編」 (Takusareta Hone Zenpen)
“The Entrusted Bones, Part 1″

You’re not a crazy cat lady until you’ve displayed the bones of your dead pet on your mantlepiece.

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November 19, 2015 at 3:02 pm Comments (10)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 06

「アサヒ・ブリッジ・イレギュラーズ」 (Asahi Burijji Iregyurazu)
“Asahi Bridge Irregulars”

This episode was a waste of time, in the best way possible.

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November 11, 2015 at 1:45 pm Comments (29)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 05

「呪われた男 後編」 (Norowareta Otoko Kouhen)
“The Cursed Man, Part 2″

Butterflies and colourful lies – Sakurako’s fated foe has made his grand (and shady) entrance.

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November 6, 2015 at 4:55 am Comments (17)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 04

「呪われた男 前編」 (Norowareta Otoko Zenpen)
“The Cursed Man, Part 1″

For the first time, Sakurako-san is breaking the episodic routine and bringing the audience into the yet-to-be-solved mystery.

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October 29, 2015 at 7:39 am Comments (19)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 03

「夏に眠る骨」 (Natsu ni Nemuru Honea)
“The Bones that Slumber in Summer”

How many skeletons are there in the Hokkaido countryside? A hell of a lot, if Sakurako-san is anything to go by.

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October 22, 2015 at 4:37 pm Comments (19)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 02

「貴方のお家はどこですか」 (Anata no Ouchi wa Doko desuka)
“Where Do You Live?”

Sakurako-san is definitely a keeper.

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October 15, 2015 at 6:01 am Comments (49)

Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru – 01

「骨愛ずる姫君」 (Hone Mezuru Himegimi)
“The Princess Who Loves Bones”

Bones: The Anime. No, not the studio. The hard, white stuff that makes up your skeleton – those kind of bones.

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October 7, 2015 at 6:20 pm Comments (43)