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12 Days of Christmas – Day 2 – Long Live The King

When watching an adaptation of one of your favourite works, you’re always nervous about how it will handle all the most memorable scenes. Sometimes the show can do the original justice, sometimes the Disgaea anime happens. Going into Persona 4 The Animation, the scene I was most looking forward to was the King’s Game, being originally one of the funniest moments from the game. Of course it wouldn’t take too much effort to screw it up by accident, so it was also the scene that scared me the most. Luckily the show managed to take this event and make it even funnier, and it’s very interesting how they managed it. 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