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Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 11 (END)

This series may have been a fairytale romance in more of the literal sense than metaphorical, but there’s no doubt that the ending was a storybook one through and through.

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September 17, 2012 at 1:20 am Comments (36)

Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 10

Show of hands – how many of you saw all these twists coming?

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September 11, 2012 at 6:00 pm Comments (16)

Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 08, 09

Your happiness and the happiness of the one you love – when the two are at odds, how do you decide which is more important?

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September 3, 2012 at 12:40 am Comments (17)

Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 07

Who is the main character? How will this story end? Even after seven episodes, the fact that we’re no closer to answering these key questions than when we started is what sets Natsuyuki Rendezvous apart from other shows and one of the reasons why there is a special place in my heart reserved for it.

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August 20, 2012 at 6:00 pm Comments (20)

Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 06

In life and love, there is sometimes no better advice than to seize the day – a timeless message that this series is painting in a most vivid and memorable way.

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August 14, 2012 at 3:24 am Comments (14)

Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 05

This series gives new meaning to the phrase “a storybook romance”.

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August 5, 2012 at 1:00 am Comments (21)

Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 04

Even the most confident of people can easily fall prey to an inconspicuous but vile and insidious enemy that often bedevils blossoming relationships: overthinking.

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July 28, 2012 at 3:22 pm Comments (24)

Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 03

In the eyes of the one you love, would you be content with being second place for your whole life if it meant you could be together?

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July 20, 2012 at 4:49 pm Comments (20)

Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 02

This episode played with my emotions much like love does, swinging me back and forth between highs and lows.

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July 14, 2012 at 5:00 pm Comments (30)

Natsuyuki Rendezvous – 01

Taking the time slot of Tsuritama is a series which takes noitaminA back to the genre that brought it acclaim in the first place: a josei romance. Of course, Natsuyuki Rendezvous isn’t your average romance in the vein of Honey and Clover or Nodame Cantabile by any means – not when there’s a ghost involved.

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July 6, 2012 at 2:15 am Comments (30)