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Miscellaneous Whimsey – Do, don’t tell

Still not hardcore enough.

In which Passerby asks why videogame adaptations are so difficult to do well.

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August 11, 2017 at 9:07 am Comments (29)

Little Busters EX – 07

「佳奈多の秘密」 (Kanata no Himitsu)
” Kanata’s Secret”

The passage of time is always a little strange when dealing with Little Busters!.

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February 9, 2015 at 10:23 pm Comments (6)

Little Busters EX – 06 (OVA)

「誰かが願った小さな世界」 (Dareka ga Negatta Chiisa na Sekai)
“The Small World That Someone Wished For”

I don’t think there’s any question Sasasegawa Sasami’s arc is one of the simpler and more straightforward in the Little Busters anime repertoire.

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August 9, 2014 at 6:32 am Comments (7)

Little Busters EX – 05 (OVA)

「佐々美、猫になる」 (“Sasami, Neko ni Naru)
“Sasami Turns Into a Cat”

Any episode that ends with Komari disappearing is A-OK in my book…

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June 26, 2014 at 7:15 am Comments (6)

Little Busters! EX – 04

「リトルバスターズ!EX」 (Ritoru Basutaazu! EX)
“Little Busters! EX”

Dammit, Key – you have to make him look good in a skirt and give him Hochan’s voice?

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May 29, 2014 at 12:57 am Comments (5)

Little Busters! EX – 03 (OVA)

「リトルバスターズ!EX」 (Ritoru Basutaazu! EX)
“Little Busters! EX”

With Little Busters it always comes back to that, doesn’t it?

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April 19, 2014 at 5:17 am Comments (14)

Little Busters! EX – 02 (OVA)

「リトルバスターズ!EX」 (Ritoru Basutaazu! EX)
“Little Busters! EX”

Snakes. Why’d it have to be snakes?

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March 8, 2014 at 5:50 am Comments (7)

Little Busters! EX – 01 (OVA)

「リトルバスターズ!EX」 (Ritoru Basutaazu! EX)
“Little Busters! EX”

A new year, and yet another new anime take on Little Busters!.

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February 1, 2014 at 5:04 am Comments (37)

Little Busters! Refrain – 13 (END)

「リトルバスターズ」 (Ritoru Basutaazu)
“Little Busters”

I’m still struggling mightily to wrap my thoughts – and feelings – around that ending.

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December 30, 2013 at 12:58 am Comments (53)

Little Busters Refrain – 12

「お願いごとひとつ」 (Onegaigoto Hitotsu)
“A Single Wish”

Time to dust off the spoiler warning again…

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December 22, 2013 at 6:48 am Comments (27)

Little Busters! – OVA

「リトルバスターズ!世界の斎藤は俺が守る!」 (Sekai no Saitou wa Ore ga Mamoru!)

Boy, talk about a mood shift…

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December 18, 2013 at 11:38 pm Comments (17)

Little Busters Refrain – 11

「世界の終わり」 (Sekai no Owari)
“The End of the World”

I don’t think I need to say much about that episode of Little Busters!, really. If any anime episode ever spoke for itself, it was this one.

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December 14, 2013 at 7:44 pm Comments (44)

Little Busters Refrain – 10

「そして俺は繰り返す」 (Soshite Ore wa Kurikaesu)
“And So I’ll Do It Over Again”

At last, the cat is out of the bag.

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December 7, 2013 at 7:44 pm Comments (28)

Little Busters! Refrain – 09

「親友の涙」 (Tomo no Namida)
“A Friend’s Tears”

They grow up so fast, don’t they?

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November 30, 2013 at 7:34 pm Comments (20)

Little Busters! Refrain – 08

「最強の証明」 (Saikyō no Shōmei)
“Proof of the Strongest”

As much as any episode in Little Busters!, this one felt as if it was a long time coming.

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November 23, 2013 at 8:00 pm Comments (34)

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