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Little Busters! Refrain – 07

「5月13日」 (Gogatsu Jū-san-nichi)
“May 13″

And so it begins… Again.

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November 17, 2013 at 12:59 am Comments (30)

Little Busters! Refrain – 06

「逃亡の果てに」 (Tōbō no Hate ni)
“At the End of the Escape”

Well, any way you slice it that was a "Shaka, when the walls fell" kind of episode.

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November 10, 2013 at 1:38 am Comments (48)

Little Busters! Refrain – 05

「最後の課題」 (Saigo no Kadai)
“The Final Task”

Sometimes the suspense is not in the “what”, but the “why”…

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November 2, 2013 at 9:06 pm Comments (39)

Little Busters! Refrain – 04

「(理樹と鈴」 (Riki to Rin)
“Riki and Rin”

For now, at least, the osananajimi fans are in the ascendancy.

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October 26, 2013 at 8:38 pm Comments (39)

Little Busters! Refrain – 03

「ずっとここにいたかった」 (Zutto Koko ni Itakatta)
“I Always Wanted to Stay Here”

Conspiracy-wise, I think this was the episode where the gloves finally came off.

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October 19, 2013 at 9:02 pm Comments (69)

Little Busters! Refrain – 02

「そのときも雨が降っていた」 (Sono Toki mo Ame ga Futte Ita)
“It Was Also Raining at That Time”

I can’t help but be excited when I look ahead to the rest of Refrain. It’s going to be an amazing ride.

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October 13, 2013 at 2:57 am Comments (87)

Little Busters! Refrain – 01

「それは突然やってきた」 (Sore wa Totsuzen Yatte Kita)
“It Came Around Suddenly”

There is a secret of this world – but it isn’t that Kuragaya is a badass. That was already pretty obvious.

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October 5, 2013 at 9:51 pm Comments (89)

Little Busters! Visual Novel – Retrospective

Following the recent anime adaptation by J.C. Staff, I found myself suddenly interested in playing the Little Busters! visual novel. After finally finishing it over the course of a few weeks… I gotta say: it was quite something. I’m not usually one to tear up/cry, but gosh darn, by the time it was all said and done—I just couldn’t help it. And so, here we are. One thing leads to another and what we have today is a quick retrospective on what turned out to be a superb experience.

**This retrospective is SPOILER FREE.

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May 13, 2013 at 3:00 pm Comments (63)

Little Busters! – 26 (END)

「最高の仲間たち」 (Saikou no Nakamatachi)
“The Best Friends Ever”

The frozen time will start to move. And that is when everything will begin…

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April 8, 2013 at 6:04 am Comments (68)

Little Busters! – 25

「最後のひとり」 (Saigo no Hitori)
“The Last One”

It seems to me that we’ve had an unusual number of girls with eyepatches in anime lately…

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March 31, 2013 at 3:02 am Comments (26)

Little Busters! – 24

「(鈴ちゃんが幸せならわたしも幸せだから」 (Rin-chan ga Shiawase nara Watashi mo Shiawase dakara)
“If You’re Happy, Rin-chan, Then I’m Happy Too”

It’s always interesting with a conspiracy tale like this one to wonder whether the style of the series has changed, or just the way I perceive it.

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March 25, 2013 at 4:57 am Comments (45)

Little Busters! – 23

「あなたの大切なもののために」 (Anata no Taisetsu na Mono no Tame ni)
“For What You Find Important”

Ah, Kud-o – superficially you may seem like a moeblob at first glance, but there’s no one else quite like you. Kudryavka strike box!!

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March 17, 2013 at 6:52 am Comments (69)

Little Busters! – 22

「わたし、必ず戻ってきます (Watashi, Kanarazu Modotte Kimasu/i>)
“I’ll Definitely Come Back

In summing up my thoughts about this episode, I can do no better than to quite Riki himself: “What was that??”

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March 11, 2013 at 7:09 pm Comments (59)

Little Busters! – 21

「50ノーティカルマイルの空」 (50 Nōtikaru Mairu no Sora)
“50 Nautical Miles in the Sky”

I had to go back and check, just to be sure she really said it, but she did – “Wafu, wafu! Thank you nano desu!”

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March 3, 2013 at 7:10 pm Comments (35)

Little Busters! – 20

「恋わずらいをいやせ」 (Koiwazurai o Iyase)
“Heal Lovesickness”

Time for one last diversion before we likely stick to “route” episodes until the end of the first season, but this stand-alone episode might just have been more relevant that it first appears.

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February 25, 2013 at 3:35 am Comments (31)

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