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15 Anime About Witches Practicing Their Witchcraft

While old stories would have you believe that witches are withered old women with warts stirring a pot of newt's eyes, but anime has rewritten the narrative a

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Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Sotsu (Higurashi: When They Cry – SOTSU)

*Note: While this review does not have spoilers for Sotsu, it does have major spoilers for Gou.* Higurashi Sotsu is the sequel to Gou, and could be seen…

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Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gou (Higurashi: When They Cry – Gou)

Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gou is a sequel to the anime from over a decade ago. It’s done by a completely different animation studio who have a…

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Requiem of the Golden Witch

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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Top 20 English Songs in Anime (Video)

English OPs & EDs in anime have something of a bad reputation, but there are some gems in there that shouldn't go ignored!

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Higurashi When They Cry: GOU Anthology Comic Manga Review

This compilation is best when it abandon's the usual Higurashi setting and tone for something completely different.

Anime News Network - Views

Ani-Gamers Book Club #16: The Apothecary Diaries Volume 2

We are back at it again with the light novels in this seventh episode of AGBC Part IV Book Club is Not Crash This time …

Ani-Gamers

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Umineko no Naku Koro ni (Umineko When They Cry)

*Note: This is a review of all eight episodes of the manga.* Umineko is a bit of a strange story. I suppose it has mysteries in it, but…

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Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (Higurashi WHEN THEY CRY)

*Note: This is a review of the entire original Higurashi manga (before Gou) and the associated spin off.* This is the manga adaptation of the legendary Higurashi visual…

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Anime Flu: What Is It and Why Is It So Dramatic?

A detailed and engaging article about anime flu, a common trope in anime where a character gets sick from a minor exposure to cold or rain.

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Why Anime Isn’t Scary

Horror anime like “Another” or “higurashi / When They Cry” have always failed to make me scared in this video I explore horror anime like hellsing ultimate, monster…

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Reader’s Corner: Like a Butterfly, Kubo Won’t Let Me Be Invisible, and Sword Art Online Progressive: Scherzo of Deep Night

Happy 4th of July! While we aren’t featuring any Independence Day-specific series today, many of our light novel and manga reviews do touch on the idea of freedom—freedom…

Beneath the Tangles

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Higurashi, subversion of moe, and the birth of the modern yandere

Rena and Shion originally appeared in direct counterpoint to the then-oversaturated moe tropes of the time; however, what began as subversion would become an archetype all of its…

Anime Feminist

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14 Anime With Non-Linear Storytelling To Piece Together

An anime with non-linear storytelling is pretty self-explanatory. It is an anime where the story is given to you with the events out of order – not in…

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Higurashi Ruined My Life

I dedicate this video to my beloved sister, Satoko. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/keksiweksi TWITTER: https://twitter.com/keksiweksi PLAYLIST: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLT8nnszdBtO9VisYoTiSdNRlh4j0EU01U MUSIC: Mahou Shoujo Nante Mouiidesukara Opening Expelled From Paradise OST - Vacation 7.92 Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Anime OST…

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First Impression: Summer Time Rendering

As Shinpei nods off, he dreams of his childhood friend Ushio. But this Ushio isn’t quite right. She’s glitchy, and tells Shinpei that she won’t be able to…

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Anime Like Housing Complex C

In the seaside town of Kurosaki, there stands a rundown old apartment block known as Housing Complex C. Young Kimi and many of the residents are excited for

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Turnabout Memories - Part 12

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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Top 20 Graphic Gore Anime Filled With Cruel and Unusual Deaths

Anime is filled with a lot of death. However, while a death scene in anime can be a useful storytelling tool, not all death in anime is graphic.…

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The Lost Squid Girl Plush

HOLY CALAMARI NEW VIDEO!!! Sorry that this took a squiddle long to make, my tentacles got a little dry and I may have inked off more than I…

Keksi

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Day 12: What it’s like to die again and again~ Higurashi When they Die- A watch guide

Heyo! Coming at you with yet another day of Otakutober! This one is something that I’m sure some people may have questions about. Honestly, I, Star, did too.…

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Death to the shared universe

However, there is an even faster way to ruin a good, standalone story: just toss it into a shared universe.

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Anime Top 5 – Fall 2020

My Stats. (*at time of writing)Shows watched from season: 28 (including 4 shorts, 7 sequels)Highest rating: 7/10Lowest rating: 1/10Average: 2.9 (Note: In most cases I will be avoiding…

Anime Ataraxia

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10 Biggest Reveals in Anime That No One Saw Coming

You could say that a “big reveal” is pretty crucial to a successful anime. Not every successful series has one, but you will find that a lot of…

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The Best Anime Of The Decade (2010-2019)

You think you’ve watched all the best anime the last decade had to offer? I beat you haven’t seen these yet!

Beyond The Mountain Lies A World Of Frills

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15 Anime Series That Switch Main Characters Part Way Through

It could be a cheeky little screw to the audience in the first episode, it could be a shocking death mid-way through the series. Regardless of which

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Recommendations: Anime About Witchcraft

A rundown of various anime about witches and witchcraft, separated by historical fantasy and urban fantasy.

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13 Anime Series About Sinister Mysteries in Small Towns

While it is fully possible to create horror and mystery in a big city, there is a particular reason that those two genres are drawn to the country.…

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Saya no Uta Ruined My Life

I dedicate this video to my beloved flesh girl, Saya. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/keksiweksi TWITTER: https://twitter.com/keksiweksi A visual novel video that isn't on Umineko or Fate?? ~Music~ Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Kai OST -…

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Anime Series Like Another

Ever since 1972, class 3-3 in Yomiyama North Middle School has had a strange tradition of pretending that one of their students did not exist. When

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A Detective's Novel

A Detective’s Novel is a detective visual novel that costs $1. If nothing else, the developers understood the value of their product.

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Anime Series Like Summertime Render

After his parents died, Shinpei went to live with the Kofune family on Hitogashima Island. After leaving for school in Tokyo he has not been back since,

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It Runs in the Family

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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Anime Series Like Shiki

The fifteen-year-old Megumi Shimizu dreamed of leaving her small country town behind for the big city, but those dreams died when she did. It was her

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When the Cicada Calls

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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22 Mindfuck Anime Series Designed to Leave You Ponderous

Mindfuckery – You're supposed to avoid swearing in articles you are writing. It's not professional. However, there is no better way describe some anime

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Azumanga Daioh 20th Anniversary Special

It's been exactly twenty years since the greatest anime ever crafted by human hands hit the airwaves, and in that time many strange and interesting things have followed…

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The Magician's Secret

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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Let’s Shirakawago-GO

“Worth the wait” doesn’t begin to do it justice. Read more

Lost in Anime

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Let’s Shirakawa-GO

“Worth the wait” doesn’t begin to do it justice. Read more

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Cross Purposes

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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2015 Gaming Reflections

Author’s Note: This was sitting years in my drafts. I thought I might as well publish it. Well this post is quite late, but I couldn’t let this…

Pixels and Panels [ A Game x Manga Blog]

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The Endless Eight Ruined My Life

These episodes... Are the exact same thing. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/keksiweksi TWITTER: https://twitter.com/keksiweksi ~Music~ Touhou Bossa Nova - Don't let me down The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya Opening Idolm@ster Town BGM The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya OST…

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The Emerald-Eyed Cat Mystery

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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Terror at High Tide

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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The Castle Conundrum

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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The Case of the Floating Crime

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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Weave a Tangled Web

detective fiction, 推理小説、games, mystery, murder, locked room, Japanese, translations,

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