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The Great Jahy Will not be Defeated Episode 18: Shin Saurva and the Mysterious Light

Last time Saurva was contacted by a mysterious entity with the promise of something great. Would her luck finally change?

The Yuri Empire

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The Strange Adventure of a Broke Mercenary

The Strange Adventure of a Broke Mercenary is a bit humdrum, but when it does show its hand near the end there's a huge amount of promise in…

Anime News Network - Views

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Madou King Granzort 30

Torrent / Mega / Subtitles SURPRISE! I’M ALIVE! Sorry for taking me 6 months for an update. I promise I’ll try to do at least one more episode…

Good Anime Never Gets Old

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Update, part 3 (11/1/2021: First impressions: takt op.Destiny)

I promise this is the end of this weird posting marathon I’ve been on lately, and also the end of the stupid unwieldy titles these posts are getting.…

Everything is bad for you

Tsuki to Laika to Nosferatu – 04

「湖の誓い」 (Mizuumi no Chikai) "A Promise by the Lake" It's a date!

Random Curiosity

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The World’s Finest Assassin – 03 – Wonderful First Time

Lugh’s very first magic lesson with his new mentor Dia goes awry when Dia, unaware of just how much goddamn mana her student possesses, tells him to put…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

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Episode 157 – The Other Guy

Hey everyone! This episode was suppose to go out last month. Sorry about that. We cover episodes 7 and 8 of the Gintama anime plus talk about the…

Just A Gintama Podcast

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Welcome to the Spooky Season!

Greetings and Salutations to all my fellow yaoi loving degenerates! Now I know I have been a little quiet here lately on Yaoi Playground but I promise you…

Yaoi Playground

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461 Days of Bento: A Promise Between Father and Son (2020) review [Camera Japan Festival]

“A heartwarming narrative that does not only affirm that food is what brings people together, but also that the very act of preparing food, in many cases, functions…

psycho-cinematography

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Saiki K Review

AKA: Saiki Kusuo no Sai-nan, 斉木楠雄のΨ難 Genre: Supernatural, Comedy Studio: J.C. Staff Episodes: 120 Seasons: 3 It might seem like my reviews have a reoccurring theme of psychics…

Official Home of Core Reviews

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First Impressions – Mieruko-chan

All in all I'd say this premiere showed some promise, but it was definitely a bit of a mixed bag. Read more

Lost in Anime

Return from Death: I Kicked the Bucket and Now I’m Back at Square One with a Boyfriend Who Doesn’t Remember Me, Vol. 1

By Eiko Mutsuhana and Hiyori Asahikawa. Released in Japan as “Shi ni Modori no Mahou Gakkou Seikatsu wo, Moto Koibito to Prologue kara (※Tadashi Koukando wa Zero)” by…

Manga Bookshelf

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461 Days of Bento: A Promise Between Father and Son (461個のおべんとう, Atsushi Kaneshige, 2020)

Father and son bond through the power of bento in Kaneshige’s heartwarming drama inspired by papaben pioneer Toshimi Watanabe’s autobiographical essay

Windows on Worlds

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As promised, a review of ‘Promise Cinderella’

Well, you heard about this series once. One that I actually said, and I quote “as long as the energy and shenanigans from the first episode continues as…

Phoenix Talks Pop Culture Japan

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Bokutachi no Remake – 11 – You’re Amazing, I Promise!

After having to watch Eiko endure their boss’s sustained verbal abuse, Kyouya storms up to him and tells him How Things Are Going To Be if Eiko’s team,…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

My Broken Mariko

A manga about Tomoyo who is blindsided by the death of her friend Mariko and ends up stealing her ashes to fulfill their promise of taking a trip…

Manga Machinations

Do You Love Your Mom and Her Two-Hit Multi-Target Attacks?, Vol. 10

By Dachima Inaka and Iida Pochi. Released in Japan as “Tsujo Kogeki ga Zentai Kogeki de Ni-kai Kogeki no Okasan wa Suki desu ka?” by Fujimi Fantasia Bunko.…

Manga Bookshelf

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Shiroi Suna no Aquatope | Episode 8 Review

Episode eight is the episode where you make every promise in the world, and that’s something I do not mind. I feel like with every passing episode, I…

Otaku Central | Anime Review

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Magia Record – 18 – The Future They Chose

Not content to sleep beside Kaede’s isolation bubble, Iroha sneaks out to meet with Nemu, not wanting to further burden the others with her problems. Once more, it’s…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

357 – Shojo Showdown 1 – Magic Knight Rayearth, From Far Away, Red River

This week dakazu reads about an adorable/horrifying cat creature with Neko wo Hirotta Hanashi. and about a romance between divorcee and spoiled teen with Promise Cinderella! Then we…

Manga Machinations

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Magia Record – 17 – Back Into the Lions Den

In a usual cour, there’d be time and space for a cooling off episode, but with only eight episodes to work with, this lean, mean second season of Magia…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

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Magia Record – 16 – Will the Real Iroha Please Wake Up?

Shortly after entering the Eternal Sakura, Yachiyo finds herself being woken up in her bed in Mikazuki Villa by Felicia, Sana, and Tsuruno. As soon as they mention…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

Manga the Week of 8/11/21

SEAN: August continues. It’s still 2021, you know. Not 2022 yet, I promise. ASH: I do sometimes wonder at what year it is, so I appreciate the clarification.…

Manga Bookshelf

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There Is Nothin’ Like a “Dame”

Hybrid shows are always a problem, in that they want to be all things to all people, but they are not always capable of fulfilling the promise. Such…

AniRecs Anime Blog

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Kageki Shoujo!! GN 1

Like its heroine, Kageki Shojo!! is just getting started but shows enormous promise.

Anime News Network - Views

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Edens Zero - Episode 17 - Homura Bunny Girl

Edens Zero - Episode 17. Homura promised to wear a bunny girl outfit to get on board the Edenszero long ago. Now's the time to keep that promise!

Joeschmo's Gears and Grounds

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Anime Series Like Spirit Chronicles

When he was a child, Amakawa Haruto made a promise to his childhood friend to reunite. However, he could never fulfill that promise both because she had disappeared…

Recommend Me Anime

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Anime figure holy grail wishlist: Sakura Kinomoto: Always Together ~Pinky Promise~

Now that Sakura Kinomoto: Always Together ~Pinky Promise~'s pre-order period is open, let's take a look at the figure's beautiful features.

Raving Otaku

TPN Timeline

  THE PROMISED NEVERLAND TIMELINE   ~11…

TPN Translations

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Weekly Peep! (#112)

So, we’re finally getting around to watching the second season of How Not to Summon A Demon Lord. Fingers crossed for this one, there’ve been a few sequels…

Ecchi Hunter

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Seirei Gensouki Episode 3 Impressions – Blame the Commoner

Episode 3 of Seirei Gensouki seems to have wrapped up Rio's time at school. I still kind of wish the side characters had a bit more personality about…

100 Word Anime

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I whole-heartedly love this – Girl Gun Lady

Before I even start this series, Girl Gun Lady much like SK8 (review coming I promise) is a series that when I explained the premise to my friends…

Phoenix Talks Pop Culture Japan

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AKLIMDAN GEÇENLER — BLOGGING IN A LEARNED LANGUAGE

Greetings! Today I wanted to ramble on something that might not be prevalent to some of you. And it’ll be somewhat personal but I’ll try to make it…

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

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AKLIMDAN GEÇENLER — BLOGGING IN A LEARNED LANGUAGE

Greetings! Today I wanted to ramble on something that might not be prevalent to some of you. And it’ll be somewhat personal but I’ll try to make it…

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

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A-Z Drama Challenge: Jimi ni Sugoi!

So… it’s been quite awhile since I’ve posted about my challenge. I promise it hasn’t been forgotten. I just ended up getting distracted as always. I really am…

Phoenix Talks Pop Culture Japan

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June 2021 Yuri Game News and Updates

Another month into 2021, another post sharing recently announced new games with yuri potential and reminders of previously announced games.

The Yuri Empire

How 'She-Ra' Delivered on Queer Promises and Helped Revolutionized LGBTQ Representation

yurimother: DreamWorks’s She-Ra and the Princesses of Power has already cemented its place among the short but rapidly growing list of children’s animated shows with impactful LGBTQ representation. Showrunner Noelle Stevenson made it…

The Holy Mother of Yuri

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A Promise of Friendship – Re: Zero S1 Episode 5 Rewatch

This is a review and rewatch of the Re: Zero – Starting Life in Another World anime series. Covering Season one Episode five (Director’s Cut Edition).

In Asian Spaces

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Osamake Isn’t Quite What I Asked For

Do you know those sleazy genies? Ok, remember that line. I doubt I'll ever start a post off as odd as that, but I promise it makes sense.…

| Side Of Fiction

Manga Pulse 447: Captain Girlfriend

We may have had one strike and a couple of balls. We’ve got two more chances coach. It’s the bottom of the eighth and we’re losing but the…

Anime Pulse

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Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song – 06 – Grace Under Fire

Vivy once again saves Kakitani along with a handful of Toak operatives, but Kakitani is once again ungrateful and Matsumoto determines it will be hard to conceal the…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

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Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song – 05 – The Machine City

As last week marked the end of the Space Hotel Sunrise operation, it was anyone’s guess where and when Vivy would end up next time. This week begins with…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song – 04

「Ensemble for Polaris -私たちの約束-」 (Ansanburu fō Porarisu -Watashitachi no Yakusoku-) "Ensemble for Polaris - Our Promise" I'm not crying, you're crying.

Random Curiosity

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Black Rain (1989) review

Imamura’s ‘Black Rain’ is, without a doubt, one of the most important films about the atomic bomb ever made and should be mandatory viewing for anyone who holds…

psycho-cinematography

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Vivy: Fluorite Eye’s Song – 04 – Be Our Guest

In a cryptic and haunting Blade Runner-esque cold open, Estella holds a bird in her hand beside a second caged bird, and when she smiles, another AI lying…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

LGBTQ Manga Review — I’m in Love with the Villainess Vol. 1 (Manga)A New Look on a Compelling...

LGBTQ Manga Review — I’m in Love with the Villainess Vol. 1 (Manga)A New Look on a Compelling and Innovative SeriesA manga adaptation of one of the best…

The Holy Mother of Yuri

Tokyo Revengers #01 — Ugly Crying

  Not so much revenge here, or even the promise of any. Impressions: There's significant irony here in what, by the swelling triumphant background music, is meant to…

Tenka Seiha

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Week off, no post

Yeah, like it says, I’m taking this week off because I am CRANKING on my novel. Be back next week. Pinky promise!

Confessions of an Overage otaku

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The Otakusphere: Shinsengumi, old news and pining for an acorn

It’s a bright, shiny Easter morning, and I have been gifted with chocolate and a week off from work. The start of my vacations always have so much…

In Search of Number Nine — An anime blog

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The Promised Neverland (Episode 23) – Daijuuichiwa

Can Emma convince Peter Ratri to join them as they flee to the human world or will he turn on them once more? Not that anyone besides Emma…

The Otaku Author