Winter 2020 – Week 3/4 – The Three Week Rule!

Madoka Magia Record - Tomoe Mami
It’s the (in)famous Week Three – when most series have put their cards on the table or had their first big twist.  And rightly or wrongly, when a lot of viewers decide to keep the show or give it the boot.

Which shows did I keep?  Which did I drop?  Which are still on the precipice?  Hit the jump and find out!
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Weathering with You – a Worth Reading special edition.

Weathering with You - Tenki no Ko - Hina and shrine
Makato Shinkai’s latest film hit the theaters last week, and many anime bloggers are posting their thoughts…  I’ve rounded up ones I’ve read and enjoyed and present them in this special edition of Worth Reading.  (Along with a fumbling mini-review and some of my own.)

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Winter 2020 – Week 2

Chihayafuru Ep 14 - Dr Harada
Wow…  Chihayafuru certainly delivered and then some this week!  If I chose an Episode of the Week, it would take the prize hands down.  Hit the jump and read about this and all the rest of this week’s episodes.  (Including the last of the premieres.)
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Winter 2020 – First Impressions – Part II


Well, here we are the second (and final) batch of first impressions for this season…  and it’s a really mixed bunch.  Some good, some… not so much.  You know the drill by now, hit the jump and let’s run ’em down!

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Winter 2020 – First Impressions – Part I

Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! - YAY!
What is it they say…  New Year, New Me?  Meh, not so much.  Still the same ol’ me, tendency to procrastinate and all.  But we do have a bunch of new anime coming down the pike, and that means it’s time to hit the jump and take a look at the first batch of premiers!
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Anime Openings of 2019

It’s the second anniversary of my anime music playlist post… So it seems the proper time to give a modest update with the songs added from shows that aired in 2019.  Probably the closest I’ll come to a “year in anime” post.  (I’m not even trying any “of the decade” posts.)

Fruits Basket - Choosing the onigiri!

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Fall 2019 – Midseason(ish)

Despite the best of intentions…  I have not managed to keep to a consistent posting schedule this season.  Ah well, so it goes.  Despite all that, here’s my quick overview and thoughts on the season so far.  Hit the jump and check ’em out!

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A Bright Sunshiny Day! The Sunshine Blogger Award


I don’t know why I haven’t answered the many times I’ve been tagged before…  some silly reason or another.  But I felt like writing, and two bloggers have recently tagged me, so I decided to stop being silly.

Anyhow, you know the drill, hit the jump and read my answers to the questions asked of me!

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Worth Reading – 10/31/2019

Cowboy Bebop - Spike Spiegel.png
New rule for Worth Reading – five entries, or end of the month, whichever comes first.  By the luck of the draw, I hit both about the same time this time around.

Somehow, I also ended up with what I think is a nice thematic collection too.  Can you guess what it is?  (I’ll reveal it at the end.)

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