Tagged: School

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Big Windup and the Art of Adaptation

Titles: Oofuri; Ohkiku Furikabutte; Swing Big! Genre: Sports!, school, comedy, anxiety Episodes: S1 25, S2 13 Studio: A-1 Pictures All his life Ren Mihashi has wanted one thing, to stay on the pitcher’s mound. Being the grandson of his middle school principal that was surprisingly easy. Regardless of the fact that the rest of the...

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Pretty Boy Detective Club ep4 – High Roller

I think this episode of Pretty Boy Detective Club may be the one I found the most visually interesting. And if you have been following my posts you know that means a lot. The casino setting allowed to add a lot of lavish details. And of course, it also used the usual little visual oddities...

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Flip Flappers – A Slow Start

Titles: Flip Flappers Genre: Adventure, supernatural, Magical Girl, school Episodes: 13 Studio: Studio 3Hz It can be tough to make friends. Even when you’re in middle school, sometimes it’s not easy to find someone to really relate to. But it’s not like Cocona is all alone. She has her grandmother and her childhood friend Yayaka....

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Nan Hao & Shang Feng – Webcomic Recommendation

So welcome to my new feature! Every week, I plan to tell you guys about a webcomic I am enjoying so that maybe some of you will discover a story you like. For now, I plan to concentrate on webcomics that are posted by the author and as such completely legal to read for free...

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Pretty Boy Detective Club ep2 – Twinkle

Remember when I mentioned last week that my biggest challenge when reviewing Pretty Boy Detective Club was going to be keeping the screencap count down so that these posts don,t spiral out of control. Well, I was right! And it’s not just because there are all these pretty boys. A lot of the fun of...

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Castle Town Dandelion or How A Cutsey Slice of Life Got Me to Question the Fundamental Structures of Power

Titles: Joukamachi no Dandelion; Castle Town Dandelion Genre: Slice of Life, Comedy, School, Siblings, Super Powers, Fantasy Episodes: 12 Studio: Production IMS The Sakurada family are perfectly normal. Well no exactly, they do have 9 children and that’s a bit excessive. But those 9 children are just your average everyday siblings, except that their lives...

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Pretty Boy Detective Club ep1 – Upon a Star

I mentioned this in my Shadows House review but I’m not sure how many of you will read both so here we go again. I did a poll on Twitter asking people if I should review Shadows House, Pretty Boy Detective Club or both. And Pretty Boy Detective Club won in a landslide. Which was...

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Mieruko-Chan – Manga First Impression

So lately I’ve been ordering a lot of manga. I’m in the mood to discover my next big manga love story. I’ve also not been reading as much webcomics. At least not family-friendly ones. As such, I figured I would switch my webtoon recommendations for manga first impressions until I build up a nice stock...

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Horimiya with IriMoya – episode 13

Well, Moya has been wondering where Horimiya would finally end since the last few episodes have felt like a finale. And the season ended exactly where it should have ended, at the end! Before we get into it, is there anything you would like to say, Moya? How was your week? Are you looking forward...

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Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion

Titles: Code Geass: Lelouch de la Rebelión; Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch Genre: Psychological thriller, action, drama, mecha Episodes: 25 Studio: Sunrise Oh boy, how do I summarize this one? So basically in an alternate universe, Japan got completely colonized by Britannia and the Britannians are kinda being jerks about it. But Lelouch, who is...