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Platinum End Episode 3 Review – When Mirai Meets Saki

Post sponsored by Matt Doyle (Author of Ailuros) Why do anime characters (actually most story characters) identify that something is a trap and then still walk straight into…

100 Word Anime

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Platinum End (First Impression)

“After the death of his parents, a young Mirai Kakehashi is left in the care of his abusive relatives. Since then, he has become gloomy and depressed, leading…

KiritoNarukami

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Candidate For A New God – Platinum End Ep 1 Review

On the brink of suicide, a guardian angel named Nasse is sent to bring Mirai Kakehashi hope in a bleak world. This is a review for Platinum End…

In Asian Spaces

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First Impression: Platinum End

Orphaned, abused, and without any comfort or hope, Mirai Kakehashi leaps off a skyscraper the day of his high school graduation, resolute in his decision to commit suicide.…

Beneath the Tangles

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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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2nd Anniversary Special: Top 10 Anime Openings (Action and Non-Action lists)

Well, it’s that time of year again – time for a Top 10 list! This is one that’s probably going to be deeply contentious: there are so many…

Harper Anime Reviews

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The Otakusphere: Controversy, more controversy and FIVE ALIVE!

Good morning, afternoon or evening to everyone out there on the internet. It’s Sunday in my corner of the hinterlands, which means it’s time for another trip around…

In Search of Number Nine — An anime blog

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MIRAI

Mirai is a magical family-focused movie that feels like a modern, Japanese “Coco” but with much less stress and more appreciation for simple things.

At a Glance Anime

Doremi-Fansubs is 16 years old!

Whoa, we made it to sweet 16! Next release will be Magical Mirai 2020 when Maceart gets the time to really work on it. Also more Doremi # coming!

Doremi-Fansubs.com

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Senran Kagura: Ninja Flash (Episode 6) – Interlocking Shinobi Kekkai Barriers

Asuka and the other girls fight the attacking shinobi from Serpent Academy, all in one-on-one environments. How do they fare? Interlocking Shinobi Kekkai Barriers We follow the individual…

Ecchi Hunter

Anime-Lympics

By Helen McCarthy. The mascot characters of the Tokyo Olympics are Miraitowa and Someity, selected from over 2000 entries in an open competition over four years ago, and…

All the Anime

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The Future Diary (Collector’s Edition Blu-ray) Unboxing

The Future Diary, aka Mirai Nikki, makes its return to the UK with the Redial OVA from Anime Limited in their collector’s packaging.

The Normanic Vault

The Future Diary

By Andrew Osmond. Mirai Nikki (The Future Diary) is a death game anime, in which the gamemaster is God Himself. Well, he calls himself Deus Ex Machina, and…

All the Anime

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The Vision of Youth - Farewell 999 and Terminal Station Analysis

In the third and final part of my coverage of the Galaxy Express 999 finale, I offer my thoughts on the end of the series for both the…

A Fan's Guide to Galaxy Express 999

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The Vision of Youth - Farewell 999

  The Vision of Youth – Farewell 999 (Parts One and Two) TV Episodes 112 - 113 Note: For our very lengthy finale, I…

A Fan's Guide to Galaxy Express 999

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Dr. Stone: Stone Wars Episode #10

Well everyone, it’s the moment of truth where Senku is about to revive Tsukasa Shishio’s little sister Mirai who is not only petrified, but also in a coma.…

The Anime Rambler – By Benigmatica

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Mirai

Mirai (2018) This film was kinda hard work. It’s a family drama with a few fantastical elements but I felt mostly like I was locked inside the tantrum…

The Review Heap

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Dr. Stone Season 2 Episode 10: With Science and Might

Dr. Stone Season 2 Episode 10: Tsukasa finds the statue of his sister Mirai. Can Senkuu revive her? Also, someone wants to replace Tsukasa.

Crow's World of Anime

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Dr. Stone: Stone Wars (Episode 10) – Humanity’s Strongest Tag Team

They have found Tsukasa’s sister, Mirai, but will the reverse petrification process heal her after being in a coma for six years… and the three-thousand years since then?…

The Otaku Author

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Screen Anime March 2021 Line-up Adds Live-Action Tokyo Ghoul Film and many more!

Online film festival Screen Anime announced their line-up of films that will be available from Thursday 25th February until Thursday 25th March. This line-up currently does not feature a series…

Cradle View

yurimother:Lesbian Art & Manga Exhibition Yuriten Held Online This MonthThe 2020 annual Japanese...

yurimother:Lesbian Art & Manga Exhibition Yuriten Held Online This MonthThe 2020 annual Japanese Yuri exhibition and fair Yuriten is currently being held online for the month of March.…

The Holy Mother of Yuri

Lesbian Art & Manga Exhibition Yuriten Held Online This MonthThe 2020 annual Japanese Yuri...

Lesbian Art & Manga Exhibition Yuriten Held Online This MonthThe 2020 annual Japanese Yuri exhibition and fair Yuriten is currently being held online for the month of March.…

The Holy Mother of Yuri

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Anime: Mirai by Mamoru Hosoda

This critically acclaimed film, Mirai  by Hosoda Mamoru, has caught my eye for a while now. There are many people who love this film to the ...

Celestial Moon Entertainment Reviews

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Beyond The Boundary | Kyoto Animation Unleashed

My heart has belonged to Kyoto Animation for a long time. And their shows have always looked good – that’s not even a faintly nuanced observation. The 2010s…

Sakura Sunrise

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Cosplay Beats: Yuno Gasai and Ibuki Mioda!

On this New Year’s Eve edition of Cosplay Beats, we’re featuring two characters that our staffer, Paris, is cosplaying: Everyone’s favorite yandere, Yuno Gasai, and Ibuki Mioda fr…

Beneath the Tangles

[Analysis] Mirai

Mirai (未来 の ミ ラ イ Mirai no Mirai, literally “Mirai of the future”) is the fifth feature film written and directed by Mamoru Hosoda (細 田 守;…

Hana Ga Saita Yo

[Analisi] Mirai

Mirai (未来のミライ Mirai no Mirai, letteralmente “Mirai del futuro”) è il quinto lungometraggio scritto e diretto da Mamoru Hosoda (細 田 守; Kamiichi, 19 settembre 1967). È stato presenta…

Hana Ga Saita Yo

Daltanious… licensed?! WTF?!

You’ll have to excuse me while I pick my lower jaw off the floor, but I still cannot believe I’m seeing this! Daltanious has been licensed by Discotek…

Luurah Productions

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders – Stand Culture

Titles: Dai San Bu Kujo Jotaro: Mirai e no Isan, JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken Part 3: Stardust Crusaders, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Part 3: Stardust Crusaders Genre: Action,…

I drink and watch anime

Naotoshi Shida (志田直俊) MAD 3

Since a lot of you been begging me for this Anime list: 00:00 - Dragon Quest: Dai No Daibouken (2020) 00:12 - DBZ Movie 2 - The Burning…

Sakuga Boy

“Hana no Iro” (trans. “The Color of a Flower”) — Hanasaku Iroha OP1

namida no ame ga hoo o tataku tabi ni utsukushiku VERSEkudaranai RUURU kara hamidasezu ni naite ita boyake sugita mirai chizusurihetta KOKORO o umetakute atsumeta iranai MONO bakari…

Prattler's Paradise

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Fragglepuss Anime Review 297: Okko’s Inn / Wakaokami wa Shougakusei! Movie

Okko’s Inn / Wakaokami wa Shougakusei! Movie Review by: John Fragglepuss Evans Genre: Comedy, Slice of Life, Supernatural, Junior Innkeeper First Released: September 2018, 94-minute film Summary: A…

Fragglepuss

A Look Into Yandere Love Part 1

yandere girls, Yuno Gasai, Satou Happy Sugar Life

Anime Rants

Yuri Quickie: VTubers

I first got into VTubers when the trendsetter of the craze, Kizuna Ai, changed the game forever. I checked out other popular first generation VTubers such as Luna…

The Yuri Empire

Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru Kan. – 04

「ふと、由比ヶ浜結衣は未来に思いを馳せる。」 (Futo, Yuigahama Yui wa Mirai ni Omoi o Haseru.) "By Chance, Yui Yuigahama Thinks of the Future." Being Yui is suffering.

Random Curiosity

Understanding Isekai: A Basic Introduction

#isekai A brief introduction to some major general outlines on Isekai, otherworld stories. What are they? Where do they come from? Why did they proliferate? Warning: it heavily leans…

Pause and Select

Anime Series Like Tokyo Magnitude 8.0

Frustrated with her family, middle schooler Mirai Onozawa wishes to tear everything apart. Unfortunately, that wish comes true in an unexpected 8.0 earthquake. Suddenly, she and her younger…

Recommend Me Anime

Why Japan Sinks matters.

#JapanSinks Japan Sinks is pretty important, so hopefully I go a bit into why that's the case. Yes, I know I didn't cover everything. Watch until the end to…

Pause and Select

Gleipnir: The Animal I’ve become.

A few months ago during the height of the lock-down, I finally listened to a buddy of mine and watched the anime Mirai Nikki. By the time it…

Shallow Dives in Anime

Spring 2020 – Week 12 in Review

Another precious week has slipped through our fingers, but fortunately, by collecting my thoughts on the movies I watched, I can still affirm those lost days truly existed.…

Wrong Every Time

Forget Darwin's Game - watch Mirai Nikki: The Future Diary for the unhinged death-game escapism you need right now.

What better way to occupy oneself during the increasingly bleak pandemic apocalypse than with a show that proudly bears the DVD cover tagline #You’re all gonna die? As…

AniTAY

My Top 50 Favorite Anime OPs (With Links)

[1] – “Air” OP 1 (Full Version) ~ [2] – “Re:Creators” OP 1 ~ [3] – “Steins;Gate” OP ~ [4] – “Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo” OP 2…

AustinAnime

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The Decade in Review: The Japanese Industry

I said I wouldn’t be updating this blog for a while, but I remembered that I was working on a two-post "decade in review" which I had star...

The Melancholic Middle Aged Anime Fan

Mirai Nikki (Future diary): Examining a series 14 years later

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Tune of the Week(ish) Mirai Nikki’s Dead End

I have finished my thoughts on the teenage fueled car crash that is Mirai Nikki, but even I can’t deny that this second opening theme is killer. It…

Shallow Dives in Anime

Mirai Nikki Episodes 13-26 + Redial: Seeing what Sticks

In the year and half I have been running Shallow Dives in Anime, there have been only a handful of anime that have really left me thinking about…

Shallow Dives in Anime

BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense: The Rising of the Shield Girl

After the roller coaster of “wtf” that has been Mirai Nikki, this is the show I’ve needed. With the Winter 2020 anime season all but wrapped up, it’s…

Shallow Dives in Anime