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Persona 4: The Animation – Preview

Now, when I first heard about this series, my first thought was how the hell they were going to translate the game into an animated series. Between the free-roaming nature of the game and the great deal of content the average player would never see (romance options, the more obscure social links, etc.), I was very confused as to how you’d even go about translating a series like Persona 4 into an anime. Luckily, I remembered that there already is an adaptation of the series, and I’m not simply talking about the Hiimdaisy comics. The official manga, which is what gave the protagonist the name Souji Seta, was a largely faithful recreation of the game, and it gave me a good idea of how the anime could turn out. Read the rest of this entry

Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai – Preview

Kodaka Hasegawa is a half-Japanese, half-English high school student. He has no friends. This is because his unique genes give him blonde hair while still looking otherwise Japanese, and he’s often mistaken for a juvenile delinquent. Just as he’d grown accustomed to a life without anyone to talk to, he runs into an odd girl named Yozora, who is alone in her classroom chatting with an imaginary friend. Read the rest of this entry