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Anime From the Vault Episode 3: FLCL

To paraphrase Jerry Seinfeld, I could watch Fooly Cooly if my hair was on fire. Read more

Lost in Anime

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The Weirdest Anime Ever – FLCL Review

“Naota Nandaba is an ordinary sixth grader living in a city where nothing amazing ever seems to happen. After his brother Tasuku leaves town to play baseball in…

Welcome to HaruKafe!

BEASTARS Season 1 Soundtrack Vinyl coming in July

With our vinyl soundtrack releases of FLCL, A Silent Voice and Attack on Titan now very much a staple of many music collections, today we’re excited to tell…

All the Anime

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FLCL Notes and Analysis (Part 3 of 3)

Summary of themes, character notes, extra thoughts, and the final conclusion.

Anime Rants

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FLCL Notes and Analysis (Part 2 of 3)

Part of Anime Rants' discussion of the OVA classic, FLCL!

Anime Rants

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FLCL Notes and Analysis (Part 1 of 3)

Analysis of meanings and themes in FLCL (part 1)

Anime Rants

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FLCL

What on Earth is going on here??

Anteiku Anime Reviews

Weekly Round-Up, 9-15 December 2020: My Broken Mariko, Eiko Hanamura Tribute, and Masculinity in FLCL

AniFem Round-Up Boys Run the Riot, Visual Kei, and Gender Euphoria Through Fashion Kazuma Hashimoto spotlights a new fashion manga with a trans protagonist and how the world…

Anime Feminist

What's ACTUALLY Wrong with the Dragon Maid Dub?

The English Dub for Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid has become infamous within the anime community for various rewritten lines. While we do think it’s unfair th...

The Cartoon Cipher

#OshiiOct Ghost in the Shell (1995): Blue Transcendence

There has been a lot of things that I’ve been worried to write about. Anime like Evangelion, FLCL, Utena, and Kyousougiga. That last one is one I’ve finally…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

Deca-Dence

Deca-Dence is an original anime series by studio Nut. It has some great characters, an interesting world, and a fast pace.

DoubleSama

The Eternal Parallelogram: FLCL

So I subscribe to an anime goodie box services. Sometimes they send me real crap, as in someone there thought it would be cute to send The World’s…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

FLCL: Adolescence and Crazy Women on Vespas

Alternative Caption: What is a Fuli Culi? In my mind, I knew I was going to do this post eventually. Ever since completing and writing that Diebuster review…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

Is The Dub BETTER Than The Sub? (feat. CDawgVA)

Full interview with the director of the Baccano! Dub: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPjlWgRjU8o Subscribe to CDawgVA: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPsZ...

The Cartoon Cipher

Does the Baccano! Dub Hold Up? (feat. CDawgVA)

Full interview with the director of the Baccano! Dub: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPjlWgRjU8o Subscribe to CDawgVA: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPsZ...

The Cartoon Cipher

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First Impressions - Summer 2020

An anime and manga blog, devoted to all kinds of amazing things from Japan. Reviews, articles, lists and more!

Otaku Nuts

The Anime Music a Marathon Runner Listens to

Hey, hey, hey everyone. A common question we get for the DilKokoro Podcast and folks as me in general is about the anime music I listen to. Now,…

AniTAY

FLCL: The First True Anime of the 21st Century

Comedy, Science Fiction, Surrealist, Coming of Age Director: Kazuya Tsurumaki Producer: Masanobu Sato/Masatomo Nishizawa/Hiroki Sato Writer: Yoji Enokido Music: Shinkichi Mutsumune/ ‘the pillows’ (Yoshiaki Manabe, Sawao Yamanaka, Shinichiro Sato) Studio: Gainax/Production I.G. Release…

payne

Anime Pride Month: Flip Flappers Is Everything I Love About Anime

No one complains about anime more than anime fans, but I think we can all agree that it’s one of the most diverse and creative forms of storytelling…

Starting Life From Zero

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 293: Sarazanmai

Sarazanmai Review by: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Action, Fantasy, Supernatural, Kappas First Aired: Spring 2019, 11 episodes Summary: Let’s start at the beginning: Kappa are amphibious demons fo…

Fragglepuss

In Defense of Bofuri and “Generic” Anime

BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense is a generic anime. It’s about a cute, ditzy girl who plays a virtual-reality MMORPG,…

Starting Life From Zero

Ani-Gamers Podcast #132 – Wash Your Hands Edition

Grab some canned goods and hunker down, it’s time for a COVID-19-centric episode of the Ani-Gamers Podcast. Evan and David discuss the impacts of the global pandemic on…

Ani-Gamers

The Much Weirder FLCL We Never Got

Looking at the Development history for FLCL, and all the crazy story and design changes FLCL had while being made. Including original character designs for Canti, Ninamori,…

Hiding in Public

BahiJD Sakuga MAD ft. Kirby

A collection of my favorite BahiJD scenes set to various Kirby Soundtracks Click Show More for the Sources 0:00-0:07 - Mutafukaz 0:08-0:28 - Blade Runner Black Out 2020 0:29-0:32 - Kabaneri of…

PurpleGeth Sakuga

FLCL Alternative

Ace Comicals’ Leon Everett returns for the third part of the FLCL trilogy – FLCL Alternative. Plus the Anime Ranking Game appears for the first time in ages. The…

The Dynamite In The Brain Anime Podcast

Is the Dr. Stone Dub "BAAAD?”

REUPLOADED: So this video was originally uploaded on New Years Eve, but it appeared to have been suppressed by youtube for unknown reasons as the video wasn’t appearing…

The Cartoon Cipher

Assault Lily Bouquet Gets New Teaser Trailer

Earlier today, the official Assault Lily Project website updated with a new teaser trailer. The 90-second promo offers a brief look at the show in action. Lead actor…

Anime Feminist

Merry Days of Anime: Uchuu Patrol Luluco

As an homage to the homaging nature of this bite-sized anime series, my thoughts on it will reflect its length and straightforwardness in paralleled fashion. Plus ultr—wait, wrong…

The Visualist's Veranda

The Lie of Relationships in FLCL

Looking at how FLCL talks about relationships, what messages and pieces of advice it lays in with characters like Mamimi , Haruko , and Ninamori , and how…

Hiding in Public

23rd Birthday Top Anime List

Gonna start making a Top 25 list every birthday of mine then update it every year. Here’s my current for December 2nd, 2019: 1. Aria 2. Cowboy Bebop…

Tani's Anime Blog

The Children of Gainax: Promare and FLCL 2

I have escaped from my corporate slavery to deliver you reviews of two theatrical engagements that I saw… well about four or five months ago at this point.…

Analog Housou

Are English Dubs Censoring Anime?

A look at anime dub localization from various perspectives to investigate how censorship can manifest, how it has changed over the years, how it's shaped the community's perception…

The Cartoon Cipher

Inside Mamimi's Obsession - FLCL

This video is about what I think Mamimi learns as a character in FLCL and how I can personally relate to it. Looking at what I can…

Hiding in Public

Ani-Gamers Podcast #118 – Ani-Gamer Boy Bath Water

Evan and David check in with some news about the Nintendo Switch Lite and some thoughts on the 2018 Switch drumming game Gal Metal, the 2004 Gunbuster sequel…

Ani-Gamers

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DITB #311 – FLCL Progressive

Leon Everett of Ace Comicals returns to follow up our original FLCL podcast, as we discuss the belated sequel FLCL Progressive.

The Dynamite In The Brain Anime Podcast

OSMinterview! Martin Billany aka LittleKuriboh and Marianne Miller @ MTAC Lunar

OK sure, MTAC Lunar just wrapped up, but we could not wait to get you this episode! We got the chance to sit down and chat with both…

OSMcast! Anime, Games, Interviews, & More!

久貝典史 Norifumi Kugai Sakuga MAD

A collection of scenes animated by Norifumi Kugai (久貝典史) Click Show More for the Sources 0:00-0:13 - Boogiepop wa Warawanai #01 0:14-0:24 - Zankyou no Terror #10 0:25-0:30 - Kizuna Ichigaki 0:31-0:41 -…

PurpleGeth Sakuga

Tom’s World Interview with Art Director Hiromasa Ogura

In this long interview, art director Hiromasa Ogura talks about his early career, Tomcat’s Big Adventure, Royal Space Force, Ryūtarō Nakamura, Mamoru Oshii, Gainax, Kobayashi Production, and …

Heisei Etranger

Learning to Grow Up - FLCL (12 Days of Anime, Day 3)

Ninamori is one of my favorite FLCL characters, and it's not just because of the glasses + pajamas combo (although they're certainly worth bonus points). Rather, her character…

Caffeinated Telescopes

OSMinterview! Marianne Miller @ Hamacon 9

Hi everybody! This time around we have got yet another awesome interview for you! At Hamacon 9, we had the chance to sit down with Marianne Miller, whom…

OSMcast! Anime, Games, Interviews, & More!

The Pillows - FooL on CooL Generation and Rebroadcast | Album Review

A video review of Japanese rock band and FLCL soundtrackers The Pillows' two newest releases: The FLCL Progressive/Alternative soundtrack album "FooL on CooL Generation", and their newest original…

Oh no, Anime!

Episode 574: Banana in the Franxx: Alternative

This week on Anime Pulse, there's no intro music! That's right, Joseph has put his foot down and has decided to make our dear listeners find something better…

Anime Pulse

#57 | So that's Yer Backpack, Huh? | Oh no, Anime! the Podcast

WARNING: The last 20 seconds or so of this podcast got cut off in the render, so if for some reason you want to hear my last two…

Oh no, Anime!

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FLCL Progressive, Ep 1: Slowly rotting away

In comparing the first episode of FLCL Progressive to the original series, the words “similar but different” keep appearing in my mind. For me, this first episode perfectly captures the…

Anime Is (Not) Dead

FLCL Rewind: Episode 3

On the third and final episode of this miniseries, we discuss what makes episode 5 our favorite episode of the entire series and piece through the somewhat depressing…

Oh no, Anime!

FLCL Rewind: Episode 2

On the second episode of FLCL Rewind, we piece together Eri Ninamori's character and her place at the center of episode 3, as well as dig through the…

Oh no, Anime!

#17 - "Vampire Hunter D vs. Count Earnest Borgnine" - A Discussion and Review of Vampire Hunter D (1985)

Sully returns after many weeks to sit down with Austin and chat about the 1985 film, Vampire Hunter D! Directed by Toyoo Ashida, based on the light novel…

Third Impact Anime Podcast

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Thoughts about Toonami 2016 and Hopes for 2017

Well, Toonami had a fairly decent year. Even with 3 1/2 hours, we still had a lot of good stuff (and Dimension W) come to the block. And…

[the jinxed darkstar blog]