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WWW.Working!! – Love and Peace and Lessons

Chocolate is a helluva drug.

It’s easy to see how the source material of WWW.Working!! led to the main WORKING!! series that was so popular. Every mistake the 2002+ Web-ban manga made was corrected for the 2004 serialization. This is an adaptation of that web manga, though, so the mistakes all remain.

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December 25, 2016 at 10:04 am Comments (5)

WWW.Working!! – 01

「アルバイトは人生を変えてくれる」 (Arubaito wa Jinsei o Kaete Kureru)
“Part-Time Jobs Can Change Lives”

It feels good to be back at Wagnaria.

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October 2, 2016 at 7:14 am Comments (35)

WORKING!!! – 14 (END)

「ロード・オブ・ザ・小鳥遊」 (Roudo obu za Takanashi)
“Lord of the Takanashi”

It’s rare for anime comedies to get three seasons, an hour-long finale, and reach a natural conclusion – yet WORKING!! is a rare sort of series, I suppose. It feels good to see it end like this, yet sad to see it end at all.

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December 29, 2015 at 4:21 am Comments (22)

WORKING!!! – 13

「まひるの決戦」 (Mahiru no Kessen)
“Midday Duel”

This season of WORKING!!! continues to impress. Just when we all thought this was the final episode, we’re blessed with a pleasant surprise.

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September 27, 2015 at 6:31 am Comments (23)

WORKING!!! – 12

「ーキング・ガール?」 (Wakingu Gsru?)
“Working Girl?”

It always sucks when a valued member of staff has to leave.

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September 21, 2015 at 5:43 am Comments (10)

WORKING!!! – 11

「愛と追憶のなにか」 (Ai to Tsuioku no Nanika)
“The Love and Reminiscence of Something”

Sometimes things just work out perfectly.

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September 13, 2015 at 4:55 pm Comments (25)

WORKING!!! – 10

「その女シズカ」 (Sono Onna Shizuka)
“That Woman Shizuka”

I know I said I wasn’t the biggest fan of the Takanashi-centric episodes, but this one was an exception.

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September 7, 2015 at 4:55 pm Comments (19)

WORKING!!! – 09

「危険な事情」 (Kiken na Jijou)
“Dangerous Situation”

“What is it with this workplace?! Everyone’s flirting even though nobody’s dating!”

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August 31, 2015 at 9:13 am Comments (10)

WORKING!!! – 08

「ミスチック・シュガー」 (Misuchikku Shuga)
“Mystic Sugar”

This episode of WORKING!!! took the three things this third season has developed the most – Yamada and her family, Souta and Inami, and Satou and Yachiyo – and celebrated just how far they’ve all come.

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August 23, 2015 at 12:13 pm Comments (7)

WORKING!!! – 07

「グッバイ山田(ガール)」 (Gubbai Garu)
“Goodbye Girl (Yamada)”

Another Yamada episode? Yes please.

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August 17, 2015 at 4:07 am Comments (15)

WORKING!!! – 06

「山田, やーまだ」 (Yamada, Yamada)
“Yamada, Yama-da!”

This episode was Yamada-tastic.

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August 9, 2015 at 4:05 am Comments (14)

WORKING!!! – 05

「スーパーバッグ・イン・ザ・ハート」 (Supa Baggu in za Hato)
“Super Bag in the Heart”

For the past two weeks Satou and Yachiyo have been in the spotlight, but this episode was all about Souta and Inami (and Yamada).

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August 3, 2015 at 6:07 pm Comments (15)

WORKING!!! – 04

「ハートノッカー」 (Hato Nokka)
“Heart Knocker”

Romantic progression in WORKING!!!? Who’d have thunk it.

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July 26, 2015 at 4:45 am Comments (22)

WORKING!!! – 03

「史上最大の夜」 (Shijou Saidai no Yoru)
“Greatest Night”

“So there’s a surprisingly deep connection between alcohol and clothes.”

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July 18, 2015 at 5:24 pm Comments (27)

WORKING!!! – 02

「愛の嵐!」 (Ai no Arashi!)
“The Wind of Love!?”

I was practically Souma in this episode, praying that Satou and Yachiyo would finally go on a date with each other!

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July 12, 2015 at 5:53 pm Comments (30)

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