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An Ode to the Women of Anime, Manga, & Light Novels

Happy International Women’s Day, everyone! In honor of the day, we here at BtT are excited to celebrate some of our favorite women working in anime, manga, and…

Beneath the Tangles

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Episode 176 - Perfect Blue vs A Whisker Away feat. Dylan the Editor!

This week; Remington is unavailable so Shaun decides to sit Dylan down and chose between watching 1997's critically acclaimed psychological thriller Perfect Blue or 2020’s look into the…

Anime Out of Context

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Ani-Gamers Podcast #163 – Star Wars Is Anime

Much to our chagrin it’s time to talk about Star Wars content. Evan reviews Star Wars: Visions, a surprisingly varied anthology from star anime creators like Hiroyuki Imaishi…

Ani-Gamers

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Ani-Gamers Podcast #163 – Star Wars Is Anime

Much to our chagrin it’s time to talk about Star Wars content. Evan reviews Star Wars: Visions, a surprisingly varied anthology from star anime creators like Hiroyuki Imaishi…

Ani-Gamers

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A Whisker Away (2020) by Junichi Sato and Tomotaka Shibayama

Miyo (Mirai Shida), also known as Muge,  is a middle-schooler who seems to have boundless energy, her bright and cheery disposition masking a disatisfaction with her life and…

Japanese Film Reviews

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A Whisker Away

Miyo Sasaki’s mom walked out on her when she was younger, she was bullied at school, and her eccentric personality makes her crush, Hinode, steer clear. When her…

Armchair Anime

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Director’s Cut: October, Moving Out, and Moving On

This month’s schedule You already got: Kids on the Slope You will get (In order): Ouran High School Host ClubA Whisker AwayNisekoi Next Month’s Schedule (In order) Kino’s…

Armchair Anime

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Director’s Cut: September, New Computer, and Feeling Down

This month’s schedule You already got: Penguin Highway You will get (In order): My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFUJosee, the Tiger and the FishWonder Egg Priority Next Month’s Schedule…

Armchair Anime

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A Whisker Away – One True Cat Girl?

A girl transforms into a cat to get close to her crush.

Nefarious Reviews

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A Whisker Away

A family-friendly Disney/Ghibli vibe that’s fun enough, though definitely has “for kids” goofiness in it, but goes a bit deeper emotionally than typical non-Pixar family movies.

At a Glance Anime

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 300: A Whisker Away / Nakitai Watashi wa Neko wo Kaburu

Here we are, 300 anime reviews! It’s difficult to believe I have done that many or that I would stick with it long enough to do so. This…

Fragglepuss

Episode 685: Whisker Away no Futekigousha

This week on Anime Pulse we got tasty KFC sandwiches, the best 2020 openings and endings, and ahegao hoodies. Up first Joseph is having problems with his refrigerator,…

Anime Pulse

Creator Chemistry in A Whisker Away

The Japanese anime film A Whisker Away caught my attention early on due to its writer-director combination of Okada Mari and Sato Jun’ichi. Okada has worked on some…

OGIUE MANIAX

My Top 6 Anime Sceneries

A little while ago…actually I have no clue when this will actually publish so maybe some months ago… I watched A Whisker Away and I was completely charmed…

I drink and watch anime

The Speakeasy #115: My Next Life As A Villainess, Listeners, More Spring 2020 Wrap-up, + A Whisker Away

We wrap up another anime season with reviews of My Next Life As a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom, A Certain Scientific Railgun T, Wave Listen to…

Reverse Thieves

Nakitai Watashi wa Neko wo Kaburu

「泣きたい私は猫をかぶる」 (Nakitai Watashi wa Neko wo Kaburu) "Wanting to Cry, I Pretend to Be a Cat" or “A Whisker Away” "A cat is fine too."

Random Curiosity

Review: A Whisker Away

With COVID-19 not letting up anytime soon, studios are skipping theatrical releases and going straight to (streaming) video. While generally more convenient for the audience, this has caused…

Third Impact Anime

Escape in A Whisker Away (Original Work, Studio Colorido)

Life is like a storm. In its winds, we are thrown and whirled in chaotic mayhem. The works of Mari Okada have a flair for pulling on heartstrings…

ANIMATOPOEIA! | Writing about Anime

A Whisker Away – The Sweet Cat Life

  Genre : Romance, Supernatural, Cats, School Length: 1 hour, 44 mins Studio: Studio Colorido   Have you ever wanted to be a cat? Tossing aside all the…

I drink and watch anime

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A Whisker Away Review

From Sailor Moon director Junichi Satoh and Anohana writer Mari Okada comes A Whisker Away known in Japan as Nakitai Watashi wa Neko wo Kaburu (“Wanting to Cry, I…

「The Only Shinyuu Site」

Nakitai Watashi wa Neko wo Kaburu

If A Whisker Away feels a bit like a wasted opportunity, there's just as much sense of a bullet dodged. Read more

Lost in Anime

A Whisker Away – Close to home, close to the heart

It’s a bit of a stretch changing from the D – tier excellence of “Sharknado” to a solid B – tier “A Whisker Away”. Some sacrifices have to…

Phoenix Talks Pop Culture Japan

Review: A Whisker Away

What begins as a whimsical way to become nearer her crush turns into a deeper examination of hurt and character in A Whisker Away, the latest film from…

Beneath the Tangles