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Love Live!: The Perfect First Anime

Love Live!: The Perfect First Anime

Anime has always been that undiscovered form of entertainment that I didn’t dare go near. I’ve always loved to collect information about all sorts of unrelated topics, from politics to pop culture to fandoms, all so I can better understand [...]

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REVIEW: Puella Magi Tart Magica, Vol. 3

REVIEW: Puella Magi Tart Magica, Vol. 3

Jeanne, called La Pucelle by the people of France and Tart by her friends, continues to battle the English invaders at Orléans in a faceoff against two of England's magical girls. After liberating the city, Tart meets a new French [...]

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REVIEW: Uzumaki by Junji Ito

REVIEW: Uzumaki by Junji Ito

Author’s note: This article contains spoilers for the manga Uzumaki. Uzumaki tells the story of high school students Kirie Goshima and her boyfriend Shuichi Saito and their experiences of the spiral phenomenon in the fictional town of Kurouzu. A perfect read [...]

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REVIEW: Horimiya, Vol. 8

REVIEW: Horimiya, Vol. 8

Volume 8 picks up the hanging plotline of Volume 7: the school's sports festival is about to begin! Hori gets competitive in a surprising way, Miyamura's motivated by his girlfriend's enthusiasm, and the couple gets split onto different teams, leading [...]

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Girls in Capes Recommends: Fall 2017 Anime

Girls in Capes Recommends: Fall 2017 Anime

It's autumn again, and that means a new season of anime is here. Yay! 🎊 (I always feel like I should throw confetti around my office whenever I write new posts for this series.) When I first looked at the [...]

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REVIEW: Girls’ Last Tour, Vol. 2

REVIEW: Girls’ Last Tour, Vol. 2

After splitting ways with their friend in Volume 1, Chito and Yuuri continue to explore the ruins in search of food, supplies -- whatever they can find. And whether they're on the road or waiting out a sudden storm, their [...]

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REVIEW: Horimiya, Vol. 7

REVIEW: Horimiya, Vol. 7

Hori's friend Yuki is asked out by a boy named Yanagi from another class -- and when Hori and Miyamura follow along to watch her reject him, they're shocked to see how unbelievably good-looking he is. Meanwhile, Miyamura is mildly [...]

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