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Farewell!

I have found myself changing a lot over the past year(s), and it has really affected my love of anime and manga. While I don’t dislike anime, my tastes are different and I no longer watch it often at all. … Continue reading

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Del Power X Bakuhatsu Miracle Genki

Del Power X is a relatively old OVA from 1986. It’s comedy about mecha wrestling. There’s only one episode in existence. A reference to episode 2 makes me believe that the creators had planned to make more, but it was … Continue reading

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Dream Dimension Hunter Fandora – Episode 1 Summary

This Fandora thing is old (1985), and I’m drawn to old anime. I knew nothing about it, aside from that the picture on ANN is sort of neat. It also has “dream” in the title. Since it’s only 3 episodes … Continue reading

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Vampire Princess Miyu OVA – Review

Vampire Princess Miyu is an older (OVA from 88/89) semi-horror series following, as you can guess, a female vampire named Miyu. I love the manga because it’s visually beautiful, so I wanted to see the rest of the series. Allow … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei

…what is going on with my neck? I usually don’t write about shows I downright dislike because I stay far, far away from them in the first place. This probably means that I’ve overlooked some shows I would’ve loved, but … Continue reading

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Pretear Review

Wow, a sporadic update! I simply haven’t had time to write during the semester, and on top of that, my laptop is out of order for the moment. Since it contains to-be-watched episodes as well as almost-completed entries (more reviews), … Continue reading

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Please Save My Earth OVA

I never gave much thought to this before, but I like the Japanese title (Boku no Chikyuu wo Mamotte) better because it conveys who the person saying it is. In the anime, in fact, Rin actually says pretty much the … Continue reading

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Circus Wonder – Natsu no Himei

Natsu no Himei is by far my favorite story of the volume. It’s also the shortest and a straight up horror story, which allows the plot to seem much less contrived than that of the first two. The summary behind … Continue reading

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Circus Wonder – Akuma ni Please

It’s been a while since I posted an entry on Circus Wonder, but now I’ve finally gotten around to the second story in the volume. (It’s Spring Break, by the way, so I can actually take a few days off … Continue reading

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Quick Review – Mononoke

I liked Black Sheep’s translation of Mononoke better, but the files were so big that my poor laptop really had to struggle (it’s not that old) and the video would lag sometimes (of course having Azureus open as well probably … Continue reading

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