Tag Archives: filler

the “best” anime of 2013

THE “AWARDS” WHERE I JUST MAKE FUN OF STUFF: “Best” DUDE YOU HAVE TO CHECK OUT THIS AMAZING ‘JAPANIMATION’! IT’S NOT KID’S STUFF LIKE DISNEY CARTOONS! (and The Strike Witches Memorial Award for the show that uh, “normal” people would … Continue reading

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hoisted from the archives: the complete minaide! hazukashii… coverage of dragonaut

(In “celebration” of the premiere of Symphogear, whose first episode was one of the most terribad anime that I’ve seen since Dragonaut, I’m republishing my posts from my old blog so that everyone can remember just how unbelievably bad Dragonaut … Continue reading

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what i was (not) forced to watch this week #28: gundam x

After I finished G Gundam, my plan was to continue along with the remaining Gundam series that I still had yet to watch and move on to Gundam X. I got about ten episodes in before it made me burn … Continue reading

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what i was (not) forced to watch this week #26: macross 7

I had originally planned to watch Macross 7 first when I was starting this whole let’s-finish-off-Macross stretch last month. It was the longest one, so I wanted to plow through it and stop procrastinating. Unfortunately, I’d watch a few episodes … Continue reading

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on genre as a process

The genre as a concept arises from the accrual of texts and conventions. This includes texts and conventions both within a specific genre and texts and conventions in otherwise unrelated genres. The addition, transformation, variation, alteration, and/or reproduction of these … Continue reading

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what i was forced to watch this week #56: sugar sugar rune

Sugar Sugar Rune is one of the girliest series that I’ve watched in a while. I get forced to watch plenty of shoujo series, and occasionally watch one of my own volition, but this is on a whole different level. … Continue reading

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what i was forced to watch this week #48: da capo

I was forced to watch Da Capo 2 and Da Capo 2 2: The Search for Curly’s Gold two years when they aired. I couldn’t keep a straight face during them because of how insanely cliched they were. They crossed … Continue reading

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what i was forced to watch this week #46: rurouni kenshin

I had actually attempted to watch this a while back. I got through the first story arc, but the 10 year old CD-Rs with the second and third arcs had died so I had been trying to piece together the … Continue reading

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