I adore this anime’s mature, yet also innocent approach when it comes to serious topics! Dealing with the loss of a parent is extremely hard to express into words. Usually, in this situation,…
Jan 22, 2022
Let’s start this episode with a picture of Koharu’s late brother Natsuki and her mother where they died in a car accident years ago. It’s really sad that…
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Jan 22, 2022
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Jan 25, 2022
New episode, new fishing trip! Summer is here and the weather is extremely hot. So what’s the best way to relax and cool off? Well going on a…
Feb 12, 2022
Well look what we have here, Ryouta Yoshinaga wants to give a special fishing rod to Hiyori Minagi, one belonging to Shinya Yamakawa. Man, I thought Ryouta-san is…
If you’re looking for a heartwarming, slice of life anime this chilly Winter, then “Slow Loop” is perfect for you! One episode was enough for me to fall…
Jan 8, 2022
Well everyone, here’s another slice-of-life anime show based on a Manga Time Kirara title where you have a cute girl fishing at the ocean. Anyways, this is Hiyori…
Jan 10, 2022
Slow Loop, Kirara
On this episode, looks like the step-sisters went to a fly-fishing specialty shop which is owned by the Yoshinaga family. Well, looks like Koharu is very interested in…
Jan 15, 2022
In this episode we get to meet Koi, who is Hiyori’s childhood friend. She often helps her family with their fishing gear store. She knows a lot about…
This is quite surprising as Futaba Fukumoto decided to go fishing rather than staying indoors. Man, I thought Futaba hated fishing ’cause it’s really embarrassing for a girl…
Feb 5, 2022
After watching today’s episode, I wanted to give Futaba a hug like this, too! Poor thing! She stopped fishing and playing outdoor games with other kids because of…
Expressing our own feelings or desires can be quite difficult sometimes. I guess you can say it’s a lot like fishing, it takes a lot of practice to…
Feb 19, 2022
Hiyori’s visit to her grandparents’ house was very nostalgic, especially for her mother! We learned about their family’s dynamics and discovered more about Hiyori’s grandpar…
Feb 27, 2022
What a relaxing episode filled with heartwarming moments and beautiful landscapes! The 3 girls went on a camping (and fishing) trip on their own! And it wasn’t easy…
Mar 5, 2022
On this episode, looks like Hiyori and Koharu Minagi went to the Yoshinaga residence to stay for one night. And the reason why they went to Koi’s place…
Mar 6, 2022
No slice of life anime is complete without a school festival episode! The girls are brainstorming ideas on how to incorporate their love for fishing into their school…
Mar 12, 2022
Well everyone, looks like Hiyori Minagi is being recruited by her classmates as they want her as a waitress for the upcoming school festival. Time sure flies, huh?
Let’s start the final episode where Koharu Minagi shows her photo album to Hiyori-chan. While it contains her childhood pictures… …the second half of the album doesn’t have…
Apr 1, 2022
Welcome to the penultimate episode of Slow Loop where the Minagi family (sans Issei-san), the Fukumoto sisters, Koi and Reiko Yoshinaga, Aiko Ninomiya, and Kaede Miyano will have…
Mar 19, 2022
In this episode, the girls are going camping once again! But this time, it’s a little different! Hiyori, Koi and Koharu have planned a special all-girls-fishing trip! And…
“I hope you like it! It’s homemade cookies!” OMG Koharu-chan, you’re mostly fluent in English! Of course, I feel that Koharu Minagi is emitting the same energy as…
Feb 20, 2022
Let’s begin with Koharu Minagi where she caught a cicada, although Hiyori Minagi is scared of bugs as expected. Speaking of bugs, cicadas are good as bait but…
Mar 1, 2022
There’s nothing wrong with Slow Loop (except some potential yellow flags in the dynamic between these soon-to-be stepsisters, which I'll get to in a second) but it just…
On this episode, Koharu Minagi decides to pay a visit to Koi Yoshinaga’s specialty shop where she wants to buy a pair of waterproof boots… …only for Koharu…
Jan 29, 2022
What a cute episode this was! And even though it started with an “argument” between Hiyori and Koharu, it wasn’t anything serious. Their first sisterly “fight” was ma…
Futaba returned this episode to overcome one last hurdle to finding true peace in her youth. Oh, and something about weddings.
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I was mistaken when I thought this would feature an Aiko backstory. Nope. It’s someone else.
Sadly, it’s time to say goodbye to “Slow Loop”. I really enjoyed watching this anime every Friday afternoon. It was the perfect way to end a busy week…
Mar 26, 2022
Two girls go fishing. That’s it. That’s the show.
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While fly-fishing and reminiscing about her father, who died three years ago, Hiyori sees a girl nearly jump into the cold March ocean. The girl, Koharu, who had…
Beneath the Tangles
Jan 7, 2022
It’s a fishing anime.
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There’s a reason I worded the title this way.
The sister wives visited Hiyori’s grandparents and had an interesting experience.
Feb 26, 2022
Title says it all.
The title will either motivate potential shippers or fill them with pain. I leave that up to you.
Citrus, Slow Loop
While I don’t agree with peeps who say this show isn’t as educational as Fishing Club was because I think this teaches as much about fishing and even…
Episode impressions of Slow Loop Episode 6 as it's hot and Hiyori and Koharu decides to take a challenge of catching the most difficult fish, the dorado.
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Hiyori almost dumped her phone in the ocean when she first met Koharu. Hiyori never encounters loud girls while fishing. Slow Loop - Episode 1.
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Koharu demonstrates the most critical step before casting a fly rod: make sure your rear is clear! Slow Loop - Episode 2.
Jan 17, 2022
Koharu caught her first fish during a family camping trip. The fish tried hard not to be a precious memory. Slow Loop - Episode 3.
Jan 23, 2022
More father issues, sister-wife bonding and new femmes to enjoy.
Koi convinced Koharu to get fishing-specific gear to keep her other clothes free from fishy smells. But those prices! Slow Loop - Episode 4.
Jan 31, 2022
We met two key players. Now it’s time to meet the “Harumin”.
Jan 14, 2022
You can never go wrong with a slice of life anime. Slow Loop is no different. It’s always nice to have one or two more relaxed anime. It’s…
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Jan 18, 2022
Koharu took Hiyori's fishing lessons to heart and successfully caught many river trout. Dinner will be good! Slow Loop - Episode 9.
Koharu explained how she caught a fish "this big" when she went deep sea fishing. But she was talking about fly fishing... Slow Loop - Episode 10.
Aiko felt bad that she didn't share Futaba's love of fishing, but she definitely enjoyed watching her cutely catch fish. Slow Loop - Episode 11.
Koharu did not enjoy the fishing boat ride when dark and bumpy near the pier. She saw differently after sunrise. Slow Loop - Episode 6.
Feb 13, 2022
Koharu made her first casting lure and was confident she could fool river fish. How did she do? Slow Loop - Episode 7.
Feb 21, 2022
First impressions of Slow Loop as Hiyori enjoys the day fishing. Once she finally decides to go home, she meets a girl that decides to take her clothes…
Episode impressions of Slow Loop Episode 9 as fall is finally here and Hiyori and Koharu wants to go camping with Koi. Of course, Koharu and Hiyori is…