Tagged: yokai

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The Promised Land Beyond the Boundary

  Genre: Action, supernatural, drama, romance, pwetty Episodes: 12 Studio: Kyoto Animation There are things that define us in life. It’s inescapable. The weight of history and circumstance leaves its mark on all of us. But you don’t have to simply accept it, you can choose by what you wish to be defined. For Mirai...

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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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Red Data Girl – I got nothing

Genre:  Supernatural, drama, adventure romance? Episodes: 12 Studio: P.A.Works   Izumiko Suzuharais just a normal teenage girl…Or is she?? Well actually, yeah, she is. She’s at that age trying to figure out who she is, shy and insecure, going to a school far from home for the first time. She’s really a girl just like...

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Kiitaro’s Yokai Picture Diary – Cute Yokai Doing Silly Things

Genre : Comedy, Harem, Slice of Life; Supernatural Episodes: 12 Studio: Creators in Pack   Kiitaro is a handsome boy who has been seeing strange things since he was a child. It seems he was born with the ability to see Yokai (spirits that live all around us but are normally not visible to humans) and this...

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What do Yokai eat in the winter?

Ok that title is a reference to a French-Canadian saying which actually means – what the heck is it? I may have erred on the side of way too frekin obscure there. I have been making my way slowly through Natsume’s Book of Friends. I’m doing my best to try and truly savor the experience...

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The Morose Mononokean

Alt Title: Fukigen na Mononokean Episodes: 13 Genre: Supernatural, School life Studio: Pierrot+ What it is – After accidentally stepping on a plushie, suspiciously nice high school everystudent, Hanae Ashiya ,starts seeing yokai and takes a part time job exorcising them because he loves them so so much. What I thought – The Morose Mononokean is, well, ok…...