Midseason comments – Fall 2021 – Weeks 5/6

Aquatope

This season has had its share of surprises…  both good and bad.  Either way, it’s mid-season and that means it’s time for the mid-season gut check!  What’s worth keeping, what’s being dropped?

Hit the jump and find out!

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A new record! Fall 2021 – Weeks 3/4

Yuuki Yuuna - First Generation Heroes

Something of an unusual occurrence this season, and a second that almost happened…  Plus it’s week three, that infamous week, and time to take a look at which shows are keepers, which are losers, and which are on probation.

All that and more after the jump!

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Fall 2021 – Week 1 & 2 / First Impressions Part II

Yuuki Yuuna - Great Mankai

Late….  sorry…  But there’s a lot of ground to cover here, so let’s just hit the jump and get right to it.  There’s a LOT to talk about.

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Fall 2021 – First Impressions – Part I

Yuuki Yuuna - Kanagawa Life

Sloow start this season…  as you might have guessed from my anticipation post, there’s just not much to choose from.  But four shows is enough to get started with, and I don’t want to delay this post too long…

So hit the jump, and let’s run em’ down!

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Laid Back Camp – Cover music!

Laid Back Camp - happy campers

Laid Back Camp has been on my mind lately…  Last week I finished the manga, and then my wife asked my to help her find some music from it.  Along the way, I found some fun cover versions and decided to share them here.

So, get comfy and hit the jump!

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Getting (re)started – looking ahead at Fall 2021

Yuuki Yuuna - I will be a hero!

For various personal reasons, writing on Summer 2021 ended up being a bust. So, as is so popular these days, time for the Lounge to get a reboot.

Let’s hit the jump and dive right in!

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Worth Reading – August 9th, 2021

Courtesy of Wrath of Gnon

Welcome back to Worth reading – my occasional roundup of news & articles on anime & Japan along with my thoughts and comments. There’s some good stuff this time around…

So, let’s hit the jump and take a look at what’s Worth Reading!

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Summer 2021 – Coming right at you!

Miss Kobayashi and Tohru

While waiting on the Fruits Basket finale to wrap up coverage of Spring… Let’s take a moment to take a look at what’s coming for Summer 2021. (Other than the heatwave we’re expecting this weekend.)

Hit the jump and let’s dive right in!

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I’m back! – Spring 2021 – Week 10/11

Well, the new computer is in and set up! But that doesn’t mean I’m done being frustrated. Something about Crunchyroll’s new website prevents me from taking proper screenshots… It’s *always* something. Anyhow, let’s dive in and chat about anime shall we?

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