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5 Anime Titles that Confused Me

Anime titles can be very "interesting" sometimes. Here are 5 Anime Titles that Confused Me and made me think I would watch a completely different show.

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Disaster Report: EL HAZARD - THE WANDERERS

There are a lot of reasons I cover shows here on Disaster Report.   Some of them are famous failures.   Others are shows I wouldn’t even kno...

Renaissance Josei

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Shoujo-tachi wa Kouya wo Mezasu is brilliant you fools!

I initially was interested in Shoujo-tachi wa Kouya wo Mezasu simply due to its surface-level similarities with the previously enumerated list of “meta” anime. Though I mostly wanted…

Artificial Night Sky

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Humanity Has Declined

Humanity Has Declined is a fantasy comedy anime about a world in which humanity has peaked and has been replaced by fairies.

DoubleSama

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15 Anime Series That Look Happy But Are Actually Depressing

You can look at some anime series and know exactly what you are getting with it. However, there is this thing that can happen – a thing that…

Recommend Me Anime

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5 Anime Openings That Tell You Little About Their Shows

Taking a short break from the Nabu posts. They take a while to write, and this blog isn’t about him (or Winx Club), anyway. Let’s get back to…

Prattler's Paradise

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Top 5 Anime With Fairies

Fairies are fun to see in stories because there’s so many variations and forms on the idea of what a fairy is. From The Seven Deadly Sins to…

100 Word Anime

Anime Series Like Sleepy Princess in the Demon Castle

In order to sow chaos and discord among the human kingdom, the Demon King Tasogare abducted the beloved human princess, Syalis. In an effort to rescue her, a…

Recommend Me Anime

Anime Series Like Arakawa Under the Bridge

Kou Ichinomiya, as the son of a wealthy businessman, has vowed never to become indebted to anyone. However,when he falls in the river under Arakawa Bridge, someone dives…

Recommend Me Anime

Anime Series Like Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei

Nozomu Itoshiki is a high school teacher that is so pessimistic that even small misfortunes can send him spiraling into a pit of despair. Surrounded by increasingly insane…

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15 Shocking First Episodes of Anime Series

Crunchyroll recently reported results of a Japanese survey where respondents were asked which anime had the most shocking first episode. The answers themselves were kind of shocking. While…

Beneath the Tangles

Humanity Has Declined: Nameless Adventures With Incalculable Entities

Yes, Irina had a much better titled blog post about this long time ago. You should read her review for the same reason you should read all her…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

The Backlog: A Year (or Two) in Review

This one's about the time we spent together.

Dawn of the Second Day

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10 Anime I Most Enjoyed

I think that there’s something really special about discussing the things that you like. While I do not find that I always agree with people’s favourites when it…

Plain Pasta and Plain Rice

OtakuGeneration (Show #525) Humanity Has Declined

  Shownotes :: (show 525) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With Humanity Has Declined, recorded live June 28th, 2015. This week we…

otakugeneration's Podcast

2012: O Brother, Where Art Thou?

The author is a life-long fan of anime. The author first acquired a taste for anime at the tender young age of five and has never looked...

The Golden Ani-Versary of Anime (1963-2013)

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OtakuGeneration (Show #446) Itsudatte My Santa!

  Shownotes :: (show 446) :: () :: () :: () :: () With Itsudatte My Santa!, recorded live December 22nd, 2013. This week we watched something XMAS related. Join…

otakugeneration's Podcast

OtakuGeneration (Show #445) Kung Fu Hustle

  Shownotes :: (show 445) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With Kung Fu Hustle, recorded live December 15th, 2013. This week we watched…

otakugeneration's Podcast

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OtakuGeneration (Show #444) MAGFest

  Shownotes :: (show 444) :: () :: () :: () :: () With MAGFest, recorded live December 9th, 2013. This week we talked with Nick from . Join…

otakugeneration's Podcast

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OtakuGeneration (Show #443) Tokyo Marble Chocolate

  Shownotes :: (show 443) :: () :: () :: () :: () With Tokyo Marble Chocolate, recorded live December 4th, 2013. This week we a heart warming two-parter OVA;…

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Jinrui vs Hyouka: A Belated Character Development Battle Royale

I remember how I was back in July, my rosy-cheeked, shiny-eyed self untainted by the overwhelming sludge of mediocrity that was the summer season. It was a time…

Shinde Iie Anime Blog

Jinrui Episode 11: A Fairy-less Watashi Isn’t the Watashi for Me

In past posts on Jinrui, I’ve flirted with the fact that the show’s strengths lie in its ability to create stunning, bizarre set pieces to revolve each episode…

Shinde Iie Anime Blog

Jinrui Episode 9: The Folly of Fairies

There’s both a good and a bad side to being so sleep deprived that I actually fell asleep three times while writing this sentence. Counting all the positives,…

Shinde Iie Anime Blog

Jinrui Episode 8: Achieving a Sense of Self Through Slapstick Comedy and Puns

There’s a question that kept popping in my mind while I was watching this episode, regardless of how many times I attempted beat it down: Is a nondescript,…

Shinde Iie Anime Blog

Jinrui Episode 7: The Government Totally Sucks and Fairies are Bastards

I didn’t think that Jinrui could shock me with any antagonist that it could conjure up at this point. We’ve had headless chickens, corrupt corporate pawns that care…

Shinde Iie Anime Blog

The Maze World of Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita

One of the key things that I’m fascinated with whenever I watch Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita or Jintai is the myriad of mazes. I like how each arc…

Lemmas and Submodalities

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First Impressions: Humanity Has Declined

Sorry about yesterday, hopefully my new mic will make up for that. I just talk about my thoughts on a new show this season, Humanity Has Declined. Right…

Daily Anime Podcast

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Our Post(processed)-Apocalyptic Future

Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita (lit. “Mankind has Declined”) certainly would have gone underneath my radar this season if not for that little clip there. But scathing social commentary…

FungaFuFu

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[1st episode] Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita

It might be a little late for me to do this but I thought I should anyway. I don't post enough actually. In the world of…

Kuuki no Puraido