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What I Watched This Week – 5/2-5/8

Space Runaway Ideon – Imagine, if you will, taking Gundam and stripping out the charismatic villain, adding more annoying little kids with more screen time, making most of…

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What I Watched This Week – 4/25-5/1

Go Lion – I picked this up for two reasons: I’m a big fan of Netflix’s Voltron reboot, and because I’m trying to watch at least one show…

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Winter 2021 Anime Roundup

It’s a bit late, but here’s a list of all the weekly anime I watched during the Winter 2021 season ranked in order of enjoyment. For the second…

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What I Watched This Week – 4/18-4/24

Mekakucity Actors – I pretty much only watched this because Crunchyroll announced it was leaving the platform and the summary looked mildly interesting, so I figured I’d check…

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What I Watched This Week – 4/11-4/17

Patlabor the Mobile Police (TV) – Shows about police are not generally my thing as it’s a little tough to picture them as the good guys, but having…

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What I Watched This Week – 4/4-4/10

Princess Nine – I had really hoped to enjoy this late-90s series about a girls’ baseball team aiming to take on the boys at Koshien, but I found…

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What I Watched This Week – 3/28-4/3

Mobile Suit Gundam – I’ve wanted to watch this for a while now, and with it finally available for streaming, I decided to make the plunge, and thoroughly…

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What I Watched This Week – 3/21-3/27

Blend-S – An otherwise sweet and innocent girl with something like a case of resting bitch face literally bumps into the manager of a character cafe and falls…

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What I Watched This Week – 3/14-3/20

Umibe no Étranger – Despite this movie having one my least favorite romantic conflicts, the “I’m a distasteful aberration and I’m going to push away your affections because …

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What I Watched This Week – 3/7-3/13

Kiki’s Delivery Service – While it didn’t seem to have the sort of deeper meanings I’ve seen in other Ghibli/Miyazaki movies, I still really enjoyed this straightforward com…

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What I Watched This Week – 2/28-3/6

Gakuen Heaven – I went into this adaptation of an old BL dating sim hoping for a tropey romp and I got exactly that. The plot is basically…

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What I Watched This Week – 2/21-2/27

Whisper of the Heart – I didn’t know much about this going in, and the blu-ray cover image had me expecting a very different kind of story than…

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What I Watched This Week – 2/14-2/20

Mo Dao Zu Shi S1&2 – Despite going into this with fairly high expectations, I was still surprised by how much I ended up enjoying this. All of…

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What I Watched This Week – 2/7-2/13

SSSS.Gridman – I am not particularly well-versed in kaiju or mecha shows and movies, but I’ve watched enough to find this adaptation of a 90’s live action series…

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What I Watched This Week – 1/31-2/6

Hozuki’s Coolheadedness – I started a different show about yokai and quickly bounced off of it before deciding to watch this workplace comedy about the demons who manage…

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What I Watched This Week – 1/24-1/30

Bleach ep.1-38 – It’s been a while since I watched Naruto over the summer, and it was time to start another long-ass shonen, so I rolled the dice…

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What I Watched This Week – 1/17-1/23

Sagrada Reset – I think I liked this light novel adaptation that mixed mystery, suspense, romance, and the supernatural, but I’d be lying if I said it made…

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What I Watched This Week – 1/10-1/16

Beelzebub ep.1-30 – In one of the more unusual premises I’ve seen for a shounen gag comedy, a high school delinquent finds a baby down by the river…

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What I Watched This Week – 1/3-1/9

Heaven Official’s Blessing – While this isn’t technically anime because it’s Chinese, I’m going to include it since it’s being streamed by Funimation and is list…

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Servant X Service – I believe this workplace comedy about civil servants is by the person who did Working!!, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The romance plot was…

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2020 Anime Roundup

Well, here we are at the end of 2020, where the pandemic left me with little else to do but stay in the house and watch anime. In…

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Fall 2020 Anime Roundup

Another season comes to an end today and so it’s time for another wrap-up post with my half-assed succinct reviews of what I watched. I put them in…

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Howl’s Moving Castle – I last watched this via a physical DVD from Netflix who knows how long ago, but I got a new TV for Christmas and…

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What I Watched This Week – 12/13-12/19

World Trigger ep.1-40 – This has been sitting in my watch list for a while, and with the sequel coming out next season, I guess now is the…

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What I Watched This Week – 12/6-12/12

SKET Dance ep. 41-77 – It took a little while to really grab hold of me, but by the time I finished the last episode, I was completely…

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Orenchi no Furo Jijou – When the algorithm suggested this to me, I felt attacked. Sure, I enjoy BL and fujobait, but surely I’m not so desperate that…

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Bungo Stray Dogs S1 – The first few episodes were rough, and I’m still not sure what this show is trying to be, but ultimately I found it…

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