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Vision of Escaflowne 26 and Mawaru Penguindrum 1 Liveblog Chat Thingy!

How to participate in the liveblog chat:  Option 1: Whenever you watch the episode, comment on this post as you watch with whatever responses you feel like posting! 2,804 more words

Liveblogs

ZENKO-AKKO 30 DAY ANIME CHALLENGE DAY 15: Favorite Animal Sidekick, Pet, or Summoning

Akko:

Penguin 1, 2, & 3 – Penguindrum


*Warning – Spoilers Below*

This is a very strange, dark, and interesting story. Overall, it’s about people and coping mechanisms in dealing with “fate.” The first part of the Japanese title is a very accurate descriptor of the story- “輪る”, roughly translated as “circling.” For each step forward in plot, they circled around to the past to highlight motives and reasons for particular actions. 477 more words

Anime

A bored post.

Tired today so here’s one of my new favorite songs:

My sweet dreams were smashed apart by
My alarm clock and Mom’s gentle voice
Sighing Monday…

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MUSIC Showcase: The Great New Singer/Song-Writer Of Japan. You Probably Never Heard of "Bonjour Suzuki".

Bonjour Suzuki, is a new vocalist-musical composer from Japan. Her feet in the water of genres are: hip-hop, dream pop, and ambient.

Her tracks are mainly in the Japanese language, but do consist of hints of English and French. 132 more words

Music Reviews + List And Discussions

Where the fated hearts lie

Now, remember the time when we lived in our dreams
When we lived in dreams far more beautiful than they are now
The freezing rain and wind violently soak the trees…

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Yuri Kuma Arashi - Review and Discussion, Story Over Symbolism

(Review and Discussion, or R&D for short, is a review format where I first give a short, spoiler-free review, followed by a more in-depth discussion of the anime’s story and themes) 1,951 more words

Reviews

Here be penguins.

Mawaru Penguindrum, a whimsy, clumsy, psychedelic and most unexpectedly heart-wrenching anime.

The ENDING card. *sniff*

A while ago I watched an anime called Gatchaman Crowds that was chiefly about heroism, humanity in an electronic age, courage and a whole lot of other lofty ideals. 899 more words

Anime