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Yuri Kuma Arashi – 12 (END)

「ユリ熊嵐」 (Yuri Kuma Arashi)
“Yuri Kuma Arashi”

I feel it’s safe to say that Yuri Kuma Arashi turned out much better than people initially gave it credit for.

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March 30, 2015 at 5:17 pm Comments (16)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 11

「私たちの望むことは」 (Watashi-tachi no Nozomu koto wa)
“What We Hope for”

Every episode of Yuri Kuma Arashi manages to flip my opinion on Ginko. At first I didn’t think much of her, then I found her funny, then likeable, then unlikeable, and now we get this fantastic episode focusing on the love of her life, and how it made her who she is.

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March 24, 2015 at 6:51 am Comments (13)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 10

「ともだちの扉」 (Tomodachi no Tobira)
“The Door to Friendship”

So, whose love is the real thing?

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March 17, 2015 at 7:09 am Comments (7)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 09

「あの娘たちの未来」 (Ano Musume-tachi no Mirai)
“The Future of The Girls”

So it turns out Ginko was a criminal bear after all.

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March 10, 2015 at 7:53 am Comments (9)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 08

「箱の花嫁」 (Hako no Hanayome)
“Bride-in-the-Box”

The past and present intertwine as everything starts to become clearer. There’s still mystery in the air, but it all makes sense now.

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February 23, 2015 at 5:12 pm Comments (8)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 07

「私が忘れたあの娘」 (Watashi ga Wasureta Ano Musume)
“The Girl That I Forgot”

It’s a bear-eat-salmon world.

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February 19, 2015 at 4:04 am Comments (9)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 06

「月の娘と森の娘」 (Tsuki no Musume to Mori no Musume)
“The Moon Girl and the Forest Girl”

More Sumika flashbacks, some storybook art, and a test of friendship makes for a strong halfway point in Yuri Kuma Arashi’s bizarre love story.

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February 10, 2015 at 6:45 am Comments (13)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 05

「あなたをヒトリジメしたい」 (Anata o Hitorijime shitai)
“I Want To Have You All To Myself”

Love is delicious, growl.

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February 3, 2015 at 2:15 pm Comments (7)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 04

「私はキスがもらえない」 (Watashi wa Kisu ga Moraenai)
“I Can’t Get a Kiss”

Who would have guessed Lulu would become the most interesting character of the entire cast?

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January 27, 2015 at 5:16 pm Comments (20)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 03

「透明な嵐」 (Toumei na Arashi)
“Invisible Storm”

Repetition is in full swing here, but its effectiveness won’t last forever.

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January 20, 2015 at 9:59 am Comments (34)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 02

「このみが尽きても許さない」 (Kono Mi ga Tsukitemo Yurusanai)
“I Will Never Forgive You”

This was like watching the first episode all over again, except much less shocking this time around.

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January 12, 2015 at 5:29 pm Comments (28)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 01

「私はスキをあきらめない」 (Watashi wa Suki o Akiramenai)
“Never Back Down On Love”

I think it’s fair to say that Ikuhara Kunihiko’s return to anime was just as wild as expected.

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January 6, 2015 at 6:27 am Comments (113)