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News Update - Mon, 27 Sep 2021

Can You Really Call It HIGH School if it's in Hell?! Well...it's a demon realm, which might not specifically be hell, but.... this week, Allen takes a look at…

THEM Anime Reviews

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Top 5 Sports Anime That Maybe Almost Convinced Me To Play A Sport

Today I'm looking at the 5 sports anime that while watching I at least entertained the idea of maybe playing the sport on offer. Usually common sense prevailed…

100 Word Anime

The Apothecary Diaries, Vol. 3

By Natsu Hyuuga and Touko Shino. Released in Japan as “Kusuriya no Hitorigoto” by Hero Bunko. Released in North America by J-Novel Club. Translated by Kevin Steinbach. One…

Manga Bookshelf

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October Yuri Game News and Updates

Not as much news and updates this month but there are a few blockbusters.

The Yuri Empire

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TOP 5 TATTOO IDEAS SUMMER 2021 ANIME SEASON GAVE ME

Sometimes there’s a glimpse of truth behind the cliché phrases. And according to my own experience, people are 100% correct when they say ‘Once you get a tattoo…

IT'S YOUR FAULT THAT I'M NOT POPULAR!

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Cupid Parasite Coming to the West this November!

All you need is love~ We’re excited to announce that the divine romantic comedy otome, Cupid Parasite™, will be launching physically and digitally for the Nintendo Switch™ on…

Blerdy Otome

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Girlfriend, Girlfriend: Comedic Absurdity

A common idea you’ll see around this week is that this anime season was very lackluster. While there was nothing truly bad, there was no heavy-hitter or show…

Shallow Dives in Anime

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 12

The Show’s not over It is exposition day In creepy moon land So, this week was the final nail in the coffin of the idea that this would…

Harper Anime Reviews

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Kamen Rider Revice Episode 2

As Ikki struggles with the idea of joining Fenix and fighting Deadmans full time, the villains make their first move, tempting a downtrodden caddy to turn on his…

The Glorio Blog

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Seattle Seahawks Game Movie Challenge

I originally had an idea for a fantasy league of some kind, but was against it after being a little too busy. I kind of have a bit…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

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Mairimashita! Iruma-kun 2nd Season Review

I feel like at this point, the show just kind of threw out the idea of Iruma trying to be discreet in his new demon school life. Less…

PyraXadon's Anime Archive

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ARGENTO SOMA WATCHALOG — EPISODES 1, 2 & 3

Hello! As I mentioned last week, I’ll be pretty much dumping the notes I took while watching Argento Soma, and I have no idea what I’m doing. Also,…

IT'S YOUR FAULT THAT I'M NOT POPULAR!

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Blerdy Otome Has a Discord!

So, after dragging my feet about it, I broke down and created a discord channel for my blog and for Twitch! I figured it would be a fun…

Blerdy Otome

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PERFECT FIT REVIEW

Greetings! I’ve been planning to write about Thanat’s works for a long while, and at first, the idea was to write about a general post that focuses on…

IT'S YOUR FAULT THAT I'M NOT POPULAR!

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 11

Go to Togetsu Get there, and nothing more yet It is quite cold there In a show with many episodes that don’t achieve a whole lot, the penultimate…

Harper Anime Reviews

Music: Jujutsu Kaisen

By Kambole Campbell. Jujutsu Kaisen is loud. A battle anime that dabbles in arcane fantasy horror, its fights go big from the very first episode, and laugh at…

All the Anime

Idaten Deities #08 — Guts and Clones

  Still could've used more viscera. I no longer have any idea what the schedule for this show is. After the delay, Crunchyroll surprise popped this up yesterday…

Tenka Seiha

The Devil Is a Part-Timer!, Vol. 20

By Satoshi Wagahara and 029. Released in Japan by Dengeki Bunko. Released in North America by Yen Press. Translated by Kevin Gifford. Sometimes I worry that an author…

Manga Bookshelf

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Double Taisei

What if Hideo Kojima made a manga about Shogi that was a mashup of Fight Club and Joker?    This episode we, and our guest Tim Batt from…

Shonen Flop

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Bokutachi no Remake – 09 – The Price of Success

Kyouya has no idea why he’s now in 2018 any more than he knew why he jumped back from 2016 to 2006, but one thing’s certain: it’s not a…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

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Anime ABC’s, My Favorite Anime Character for Each Letter of the Alphabet

So I know a good idea when I steal one. This being one of said ideas. Of course, I kid. We give credit where it’s due; always. I…

Phoenix Talks Pop Culture Japan

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How Otomes Taught Me What Diplomacy Is

This is an odd post. Still, I think you really want to know what otomes taught me about diplomacy. It's fascinating!

I drink and watch anime

The Ideal Sponger Life, Vol. 4

By Tsunehiko Watanabe and Jyuu Ayakura. Released in Japan as “Risou no Himo Seikatsu” by Hero Bunko. Released in North America by J-Novel Club. Translated by MPT. One…

Manga Bookshelf

Pick of the Week: Here Comes Mr. Bride

KATE: Maybe it’s because my house is a mess right now, but Mr. Bride sounds kinda hot… ANNA: I agree, the idea of someone cleaning my house sounds…

Manga Bookshelf

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Vanitas no Carte – 09 – Qui Chasse Les Chasseurs?

As soon as Noé blurts out Vanitas’ name, Roland Fortis not only treats Vanitas gently and warmly, but with pity. Roland is as immune to Vanitas’ barbs as he…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

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Waifu of the Week (#116) – Luna Heela

Adventuring can be a dangerous occupation, so it’s always a good idea to have a healer in your party. No, it’s not because she’s cute… All right, fine,…

Ecchi Hunter

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The Hidden Dungeon Only I Can Enter (Episode 7) – The Receptionist Ranking

Noir and Emma have an exam where they need to collect rare items. With no idea where to start, they turn to Lola, but she has some problems…

Ecchi Hunter

Risk vs. Reward: Otakon 2021

2021 was the first year where I questioned whether going to Otakon was a good idea. It’s long been my favorite anime convention, but the ongoing threat of…

OGIUE MANIAX

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Heaven’s Lost Property (Episode 12) – Chains of No Escape

Ikaros is determined to be more like a human, but no matter what Tomoki tries, she cannot smile. She can say it, but that’s not even close to…

The Otaku Author

The Flanderization of Catarina Claes

Flanderization is an interesting phenomenon and I decided to explore it through the character of Catarina Claes.

I drink and watch anime

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You Can Now Watch My “Anime Shorts” And “Dreams And Memory” Panels On YouTube!

I presented two virtual panels at Crunchyroll Expo this year – “Anime Shorts: Big Ideas in a Small Package” and “Pure Illusion: Exploring Dreams And Memory In Anime”. …

SatchiiKoma

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Sonny Boy, Episode 5: Making of a Judas, Rising of the Beast

Though the series Sonny Boy, which tracks a group of Japanese students who are given superpowers and find themselves transported to alternate universes, has been playing with the…

Beneath the Tangles

She Professed Herself Pupil of the Wise Man, Vol. 1

By Ryusen Hirotsugu and fuzichoco. Released in Japan as “Kenja no Deshi o Nanoru Kenja” by GC Novels. Released in North America by Seven Seas. Translated by Wesley…

Manga Bookshelf

Explaining myself through an infographic of my favorite characters (Pt. 1)

This is part one of my one-year anniversary special. You all know I love my infographics, I love clarifying myself, and I love character-based writing more than anything…

DeathBy1kSlimes

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Boku no Hero Academia - Episode 107 - Ashido Idea Strikes

Boku no Hero Academia - Episode 107. Ashido saw Ochaco's little gift, added things up, and realized her friend had fallen in love!

Joeschmo's Gears and Grounds

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Weekly Peep! (#115)

We’ve hit a few milestones lately with our two year anniversary a couple of months back, but we have another coming tomorrow. Unbelievably, Monday’s review will be our…

Ecchi Hunter

Fena – Pirate Princess #01 — Wacky Yelling Silly People

  Whoever made the promos had a better idea what people wanted than whoever made the show. Impressions: Wow. Promos for this were not accurate, to put it…

Tenka Seiha

Sacks and Guns!! #01 — Bring Your Daughter to Work Day

  Probably not the best idea in an industrial slave labor camp. This 'aired' as part of Crunchyroll's virtual expo a week back, and as parts of other…

Tenka Seiha

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Let’s Learn Katakana with Pokemon Part 1

A few months ago, my Japanese teacher suggested I should learn katakana by reading the Pokemon names in Japanese. I thought that was a great idea! Not only…

Tabibito's AniStory and Beyond

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Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls (Episode 8) – The Slave of the Kiss

Samurai Girls isn’t done yet with throwing more girls into the mix! While debates over Muneakira’s ability take place, another girl falls from the sky and into Muneakira’s…

Ecchi Hunter

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Me (A Guy)… Lesbian?! Review, Guest Review by Luce

I had no idea this manga even existed, so how happy am I that Guest Reviewer Luce offered to take a look at it for us! ^_^ So…

Okazu

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What I Watched This Week – 8/1-8/7

Legend of the Galactic Heroes Ep.1-43 – This show has been on my watch list for a few years now, and I have no idea what took me…

The Romantic Goldfish

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Fumetsu no Anata e – 13-15 [Dropped]

This will be my last time writing about Fumetsu no Anata e. Several of its recent episodes have left me without a single positive thing to say, and…

Star Crossed Anime

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[Otome Spotlight] Otome Games Coming to The West in 2021~2022

As my first video game love, Akihiko from Persona 3, would say… “I’ve been waiting for this”. Now that Aksys has done their new title announcement stream yesterday,…

ときめきレイジーライフ💛

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Infinite Stratos: On the Wings of an Idiot

I’ve watched many harems, and what I’ve noticed throughout all the good, the bad, the great and the bleh, is that at their heart. Harems are absurdist comedies.…

Shallow Dives in Anime

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Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken - Episode 41 - Shion Has an Idea

Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken - Episode 41. Shion had the bright idea of Rimuru going to Walpurgis and meeting the other demon lords.

Joeschmo's Gears and Grounds

Fist of the North Star, Vol. 1

Fist of the North Star, Volume 1 by Buronson and Tetsuo Hara Here’s a flashback for you and a demonstration of my advanced age, Fist of the North…

Manga Bookshelf