Tagged: supernatural

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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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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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Mars Red Episode 1 Review — 100 Word Anime

Mars Red had one of the more unusual anime premiers I’ve seen in recent years. In some ways it reminded me of Gankutsuou. Please see our full review over on 100 Word Anime. The Spring 2021 anime season is kicking off and that means Irina and I are getting back together for some episode reviews....

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Otherside Picnic Episode 11 – Kakandara

It’s not a great sign when an episode of anime finishes and I’m surprised that I enjoyed it. It’s not a bad sign but somehow I feel like enjoyment should be a given and that’s not always the case with Otherside Picnic.  What is always enjoyable is discussing it with K. How are you K?...

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Hooky – Webcomic Recommendation

I haven’t seen Little Witch Academia but it’s on my to watch list. I might move it up after reading Hooky. 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,...

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Manga First Impression – Hell’s Paradise

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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Otherside Picnic Episode 9 – Toothache

I love it when Otherside Picnic makes things easy for me and just straight up tells me what Urban Legend they are referencing. Man was I excited!and then – nothing. A google search for Sannuki Kano gave me a bunch of reviews about this episode, trying to narrow it down by adding urban legend was...

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xxxHOLiC – CLAMP’s fairytales

Titles: XXX ホリック; xxxHolic Genre: Psychological Slice of Life, comedy drama, supernatural, school Episodes: 24 Studio: Production I.G Watanuki is a young man who can see Yokai. All his life this has been his blessing and his curse. But after losing his parents at a young age, this gift is starting to weigh even more on...

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Otherside Picnic Episode 7 – Holiday!

Oh boy, it’s been a looooong day. I couldn’t wait to get it over with and watch some anime and chat with a friend. It’s really what I needed tonight. But I do have this huge sense of accomplishment for unknown reasons!  How are you K? Good Monday. Are you back at work/school/leading the cult/the...

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Otherside Picnic Episode 5 – The great grey beast February

There’s a Clive Barker book that starts: The great grey beast February had eaten Harvey Swick alive. I’ve always loved that as an opening line for a novel. The book is called The Thief of Always by the way. I think it’s very underrated. It’s quite different from what Barker usually writes so maybe that’s...