Arakawa BxB 9, Yumeiro Pro 10

Two typical vignettes in Arakawa Under the Bridge x Bridge 9. In the first, Shimazaki has fallen either for Whitey, or his line-making discipline. Much to Ric's shock. As usual. Oh, they throw in an imagined (by Ric) domestic drama angle to make it more interesting. In the second, Last Samurai, disgusted by the girls' … Continue reading Arakawa BxB 9, Yumeiro Pro 10

Nines: Bakuman, Yumeiro Pro

Bakuman 9 deals with the aftermath of the Akito/Ishizawa fight. This means we have a dull first half and entertaining second. Akito's been suspended from school for a week, leaving Saiko drifting about. But word has gotten out about their manga work; it seems their classmates aren't as shocked as you might think. In fact, … Continue reading Nines: Bakuman, Yumeiro Pro

Yumeiro Pro 7, Soredemo 6

In Yumeiro Patissiere Professional 7 the gang finish their tour of the sweets kingdom and witness the exam the Jerks have worked so hard for. Naturally it will be touching; naturally it will be downright weird. Their last stop before returning is Egg Home, where all the eggs are made and sent through pipes to … Continue reading Yumeiro Pro 7, Soredemo 6

Yumeiro Pro 4, Soredemo 3

Yumeiro Patissiere Professional 4 is a low-key episode. This is usually the case when there's a crisis. Also, overall this new series is less silly. Maybe it's because the characters are older. Or maybe it's that the series turns to the most quiet and dullest of the team: Andou. He doesn't have the personality to … Continue reading Yumeiro Pro 4, Soredemo 3