Tagged: romance

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Dakaichi Episode 4 – Where’s the manservice?

I’ve made no secret that Dakaichi is not exactly my type of show. I just find little interest in romance storylines. However, the incredibly talented Naja recently made me by a BL Visual Novel. By that I mean she wrote this post . See what I’m talking about? She might as well have been holding...

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Shin Sekai Yori – The Lessons of the Bonobos (Countdown to Halloween)

Genre:  Dystopian, horror, science fiction, romance Episodes: 25 Studio: A-1 Pictures   It seems pretty clear that humans are destined to muck things up. Whether individually or in large groups, we seemed determined to make every mistake for ourselves before we learn a single thing. And let’s face it, we manage to learn the wrong lessons...

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Haganai Next – What Happened to My Friends?

Genre:  Harem, romance, comedy Episodes: 12 Studio: AIC Build   Making friends can be very tricky for instance you can be in the same club as a group of people for almost an entire year. Having fun, playing games together, doing great activities. And yet, still not have any friends. You would think that Kodaka, Yozora...

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Magical Girl Ore – The Ultimate Magical Girl Deconstruction?

Genre: Comedy, magical girl, idol, supernatural, romance Episodes: 12 Studio: Pierrot   You, yes You! Do you want to see a show about Magical Girls? How about idols. Cute girls, cute boys, manly men? Yuri, yaoi? Strong parental figures, Yakuza, corporate heck (literally). A show about adorable teddy bear demons with buff bodies, and devoted superfans....

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Haganai – I Have a Few Friends Now!

Genre:  Harem, comedy romance, slice of life Episodes: 12 Studio: AIC Build   We all know that moving around all the time is though on a kid. You have to adjust to a new school and nee people every time. For a kid like Kodaka this this s particularly difficult since he’s always had such...

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Hotaru and the Ephemeral Nature of Happiness

I’ve already spoken about a character from Natsume’s Book of Friends for this series of character sudies. In fact Karandi and I have discussed many of Natsume’s supporting characters. The series is densely populated by absolutely wonderful people who wonder in and out of Natsume’s life, leaving behind precious little drops of wisdom and meaning....

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Gosick – So Many Doppelgängers

Genre : Mystery, Adventure, Romance, Historical, Drama Episodes: 24 Studio: Bones   The small country of Swi.. Sauville is on the brink of chaos. Political unrest both within and outside the borders have caused pressure to build. From the shadows, various actors see this as prosperous times to seize power and shape the future. Dark secrets are...

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The Eccentric Family 2 – A Home to Come Back to

Genre : Comedy, drama, supernatural, slice of life, romance Episodes: 12 Studio: P.A.Works   The Shimogamo boys are back. Having fun and causing as much trouble as they can. But things simply cannot stay the same forever. No matter how tightly we grip at it, time just slips through our fingers taking us all along with it....