Kotoura-san continues to threaten whiplash with its mood changes. While catching up and watching episodes 7-9 today it struck me that I've never seen a show that can turn on a dime like this one. Episode one, with its tragic first half and all-romcom second warned us early on. And even now, with a completely … Continue reading I watch three Kotoura-Sans and one Space Brothers
I've been watching Sasami-San@Ganbaranai each week, wishing I knew more about the religions here and marveling at some of the visual ideas, but I began to worry that the show was drifting into a "supernatural being learns how to exist and make friends in the common world" theme, mind you, a Shaft/Shinbou version of such … Continue reading Sasami-and-Kotoura-san 6, Kanojo Pet 19
The long march continues with Gj-Bu. Based on episode one this is a club where everyone sits around doing nothing. Well, they do plenty, but nothing together. Why they're together and a club we may or may not find out, such is the loose nature of the series so far. Kyouya, now nicknamed Kyoro is … Continue reading Winter 2013 pt4, and things have improved to just average.