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Unpopular Opinion - Double Feature: Monster Musume VS Date A Live

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Monster Musume and Date A Live are my two favorite harem shows and as man who has consumed more than his fair share of the genre from the standard-bearers like To Love Ru and Zero no Tsukaima to the slightly more bizarre ones like Kaempfer (which more or less survives because of the best gender-bending yuri fanservice known to man), I consider my words on the subject to have considerable weight. 2,565 more words

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Just Finished Zero no Tsukaima: 3 Interesting Points

About a few days ago, I finally finished up the Zero no Tsukaima series. I really was impressed. Although the story line could have been better, I felt like this show didn’t really need it to entertain the viewer. 459 more words

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Origin story: TV and I (A-side)

After experiencing a sense of community and excitement from exploring the anime blogging community (like Digibro‘s excellent Diary of an Anime Lived project), I thought it would be appropriate for me to write about my starting place. 1,764 more words

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81-year-old victorious in light novel competition's first round

Dreams should have no age limit, and an 81-year-old light novel author from Nagano prefecture stands as proof, as he’s made it past the preliminary selection stage for the MF Bunko J Light Novel Rookie of the Year Awards. 138 more words

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Sensate Saturday: Dere

This week for Sensate Saturday I’m doing a quick primer on some stereo types people will find in Japanese romance, and to a lesser extent everywhere else! 309 more words

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Understanding the Genre: Harem Hoedown

Ah the harem genre, famously considered the worst genre in all of anime.  Or is it?  Well yes and no, while a lot of people like to lump all harem shows together I tend to take a different view.   2,794 more words

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