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First Impression: Tokyo Revengers

Takemichi is living a dead-end life, denigrated by his (younger) boss, the old lady who lives next door, and even random kids on the street. But though he…

Beneath the Tangles

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AniMarch Madness 2021: Round One (Day Three)

Round one continues with four match-ups today, one from each our “regions.” You can vote on the match-ups below, but we also encourage you to subscribe to our…

Beneath the Tangles

Yuri Expert Erica Friedman Dives Into LGBTQ Anime & Manga History in New Book ‘By Your...

Yuri Expert Erica Friedman Dives Into LGBTQ Anime & Manga History in New Book ‘By Your Side’ – June 2022In February, Yuri researcher and trend-setter Erica Friedman announced…

The Holy Mother of Yuri

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16 Good-But-Not-Too-Weird Anime Series to Watch With Your Parents

For younger anime fans, even today their parent may not be fully familiar with what anime is. To them, it might seem little different than the cartoons on…

Recommend Me Anime

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[Repost] The Millionaire Detective Review: Silly Spy Spectacle

The following is my review of The Millionaire Detective that I wrote back in October. If you like what you read and are interested in reading more by…

Sakura Sunrise

The Dark Side of Time Travel

By Andrew Osmond. Anime Limited is releasing new editions of two landmark anime series, Erased (carrying the full 12-part anime) and Re: Zero (carrying the complete first season).…

All the Anime

Boku Dake ga Inai Machi (Erased): Too Good to Spoil

I wish I could tell why this anime is great, but for a 12-episode mystery, literally anything could be a spoiler.Anyway, here's my old blog post, just in…

Baka Raptor

My First 5 Animes

Ok, so I only started watching anime properly this summer but I think I’ve watched at least 70? I have a list but I’m kind of lazy to…

𝒮𝓊𝓈𝒽𝒾𝒾𝒾𝒲𝒾𝓉𝒽𝒮♡𝓎𝓈𝒶𝓊𝒸𝑒 – An Anime Blog

TangleCast 82: Celebrate HOLLYween with a Death Parade!

October is a month of ghoulish celebration, and David, Peter, and Holly are participating in their own unique way by watching Death Parade, the critically-acclaimed anime series about…

Beneath the Tangles

The Millionaire Detective Review: Silly Spy Spectacle

Tomohiko Itou’s latest show has proven to me that the guy just has a talent for making imperfect stories entertaining. Be it through the composers involved in his…

Anime Quarterly

[Repost] A First Impressions of The Millionaire Detective: Balance Unlimited

The following are my first impressions of The Millionaire Detective that I wrote for Anime Quarterly back in July. If you like what you read and are interested…

Sakura Sunrise

Cardcaptor Sakura – 17 – ERASED (Temporarily)

It’s CCS’ first beach episode! That means ample chances for Sakura to show off her talent for swimming as well as potato peeling during dinner prep. Turns out…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

The Shōnen Guide to the Eucharist

Well, what a time! I´m 27 this year, and as I start to resemble more a seinen protagonist that a shōnen one, I know I want to be…

Beneath the Tangles

11 Controversial Moments in Anime History

We’ve talked about controversy in the anime industry before, but there are also controversies inside the individual anime series themselves that had fans livid. Their blood boiled as…

Recommend Me Anime

The 10 Must-See Anime of the 2010s (2015 – 2019)

After taking a few months to mull over the possibilities, here is the second half of my year-by-year picks for the 10 must-see anime of the 2010s.

Biggest In Japan

9 Anime Series Possibly Ruined By Their Bad Endings

While I would argue that the initial episodes of an anime series are more important than its ultimate ending, the way a series ends can be crucial. You…

Recommend Me Anime

Anime March Madness 2020: Round One (Day Four)

We kicked off the first set of matches on Monday and have the final four for you today! Voting closes at 7:00 a.m. ET tomorrow. Remember that you…

Beneath the Tangles

Erased – Future Past

Genre : Time travel, Murder mystery, Grade school action Episodes: 12 Studio: A-1 Pictures   Satoru is in his late 20s and works at a pizzeria. He is stoic, jaded…

I drink and watch anime

Manga Pulse 412: Erasing MacBeth

A pair of requests have made it to our inbox this week for manga. Tim has Erased. In it, Satorou is a pizza delivery boy who can see moments that repeat.…

Anime Pulse

Specters of Anitube

Definition of Hauntology from Wiktionary: hauntology n. In Derridan philosophy, the paradoxical state of the spectre, which is neither being nor nonbeing. alt n. a random word used by a hack…

Pause and Select

A Decade of Anime – 2016

Here we are, the year that started the blog and had me watching more anime than ever before. Also the year with two of my favourite anime ever…

100 Word Anime

My Favourite Anime of the Decade

As the decade rolls over, I'm taking a look back at my favourite TV Anime of the 2010s. That's right, favourite. With a U. We're doing things my…

Mother's Basement

Put a Tune to It (Tag Post)

So, it’s time to show off my taste in music (which has shown up in awards and tag posts before, but not as much as it has in…

The Animanga Spellbook

Arina Tanemura One-Shots (with Loyola Rankin)

Covers: I.O.N., Short-Tempered Melancholic and Other Stories, and Mistress Fortune, all by Arina Tanemura Put on your frilliest dress and lace up as Loyola and Ashley discuss a bunch…

Shojo & Tell: A Manga Podcast

坂詰嵩仁 Takahito Sakazume Sakuga MAD

A collection of scenes animated by Takahito Sakazume (坂詰嵩仁) Click Show More for the Sources Every scene is confirmed btw! 0:00-0:03 - Occultic;Nine #02 0:04-0:14 - Fate CM 0:15-0:24 - Twin Star…

PurpleGeth Sakuga

Are Original Stories Superior to Adaptations?

Are original stories superior to stories that are being adapted into a new medium? We answer that question by plunging into a tangible benefit of adapting material and…

Replay Value

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Erased

Spoilers will be bolded with a warning message Hello, I just finished Erased and here are my thoughts. Erased was at the center of attention for quite a…

neigoseipokgai.home.blog

S2E03 - Crocodile Baron, For the Kid I Saw in my Dreams

In this episode of Screentone Club, Elliot and Andy get all debonair with the gourmet adventures of the Crocodile Baron before delving into the deep, darker side of…

ScreenTone Club

Wake Up, Sleeping Beauty (with Asher Sofman)

Covers Wake Up, Sleeping Beauty by Megumi Morino (all six volumes of the series) “I can't believe Wake Up, Sleeping Beauty single-handedly convinced me that manga was not a…

Shojo & Tell: A Manga Podcast

How Masashi Ishihama Creates the Perfect Anime Openings | Animator Spotlight

Canipa spotlights animator and director Masashi Ishihama (Persona 5: The Animation, From the New World) and discusses how he creates the perfect anime openings. Sources and Further Reading: Masashi Ishihama…

The Canipa Effect

Episode 565: Erased Lesson

This week on Anime Pulse Joseph talks about how he saved the life of a turtle and is now on vacation, while Andrew mentions that he has moved…

Anime Pulse

MeruPuri (with Loyola Rankin)

All four volumes of MERUPURI are discussed. Ashley and Loyola discuss a short manga from Matsuri Hino, the creator of Vampire Knight. It’s the first manga covered on the…

Shojo & Tell: A Manga Podcast

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Quick Thoughts on the Anime Erased

Perhaps nothing good comes out of messing up with time. Erased (Boku dake ga Inai Machi) is one of those anime series which taps into the time travel…

JAPANime Talks

Manga Pulse 363: Double Borders

Let us remind you of how technological progress has erased minor inconveniences that people of a certain age group didn’t have to grow up with. Remember when the…

Anime Pulse

OtakuGeneration.net :: (Show #610) ERASED

    Shownotes :: (show 610) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With ERASED, recorded live February 12th, 2017. This week…

otakugeneration's Podcast

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2016 Anime Year in Review

Anime 2015 was a fairly decent year, but it came off the heels of a garbage year for anime. 2016 seems so much better now. I’d say 2016…

[the jinxed darkstar blog]

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12 Days of Anime #1: Joy in ERASED

While the nail-biting cliffhangers and Satoru’s mounting desperation to avert the tragedy he has lived through kept me on the edge of my seat every week, the emotional payoff…

Anime Monographia

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ReLIFE: Treasuring Now

There are many anime titles out there focusing on what we would change if we’re given a second chance to relive our past. The best recent example that…

World of Yamaguchi Hoshiko

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Erased: It’s a Wild Ride

Let me just gush about this anime for a minute.  You’ll find no in-dept analysis or theorizing here.  I just wanted to express how much I loved this…

Otherworld Otaku

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Top 5 Anime of Winter 2016

This has been the first season of anime that I’ve actively kept up with. Generally, I pick and choose a few series to watch the first episodes of,…

bits of anime

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ERASED / Boku dake ga Inai Machi – A reason to believe

This post is intended to cover the show as a whole up till the halfway point, building upon what I’ve written regarding episodes one and two. This latest…

Falling Through the Bed

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Boku Dake ga Inai Machi episode 4: BAD END

“oh noes who could have seen this coming?” No one ever

World of the Outback

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ERASED / Boku dake ga Inai Machi – Trust built between the distrustful

BokuMachi presented us with its despondent main character, Satoru, in episode one. A man who was mired in regrets, with a career that hadn’t turned out the way he…

Falling Through the Bed

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Boku Dake ga Inai Machi episode 3: Pick one

Another episode of BokuMachi that shone more for the little details.

World of the Outback

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ERASED / Boku dake ga Inai Machi #1 – Regrets, withdrawal and revival

Notabilities: Itou Tomohiko is an accomplished director with a wide range of series he’s had under his belt, primarily at A-1 Pictures and Madhouse. Occult Academy, Silver Spoon and…

Falling Through the Bed

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Winter 2016 – First Impressions (Week One)

Another season of anime is upon us and I’ve decided to join in on seasonal anime coverage. I’ve stuck it through to the end of the first wave…

bits of anime