One new show (Hyouka) and a few twos and threes

Here's one of the last new shows to join the season: Hyouka, about a high school boy named Houtarou who's quite happy with his "low-power" life, never doing anything beyond what is required, and getting it done quickly. A downer of a guy, actually. He's forced by his sister to join the school's Classical Lit … Continue reading One new show (Hyouka) and a few twos and threes

Lupin/Fujiko 2, Natsuiro 2, Kore wa Zombie II 2

With Lupin III - Mine Fujiko to lu Onna 2 the pleasant shock is gone. We know what to expect now: a very sexy and stylized Lupin series such as we haven't seen in years (I guess, having never seen the early stuff). Can the show keep our interest, even with the splendid art and … Continue reading Lupin/Fujiko 2, Natsuiro 2, Kore wa Zombie II 2

New: Medaka Box, Kore wa Zombie 2, Sankarea, Polar Bear’s Cafe

Medaka Box has nothing you haven't seen in other anime shows, student council presidents, sarcastic narrators, moe-blob side characters, bouncing boobs, kendo goons, etc., but if feels odd. The show (and apparently the universe) revolves around Medaka, 1st year student council president with delusions of grandeur that, all her life, she has lived up to. … Continue reading New: Medaka Box, Kore wa Zombie 2, Sankarea, Polar Bear’s Cafe