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On Retitling Anime, Part 2: Higurashi License and Haruhi Order

A couple of weeks ago, I made a few comments on poor choices of English titles for anime. The official announcement of Higurashi no Naku…

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Nodame Cantabile 7

Actual musical animation returns! For once, they finally spared the budget to show us musicians actually bowing and hitting keys. Even if it was, in…

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To Heart 2 OVA ep 1 impressions

To Heart 1 had a lot of charm, even though I could hardly identify with the protagonist – but I do have to admit, he…scores!…

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Ikkitousen-Dragon’s Destiny Episode Review

Well, well. I guess people don’t get enough girls in super short skirts and high kicks a lot. Just see how popular DoA series of…

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The third installment in the “Girls with Guns Trilogy” from Bee Train

I don’t know if this is news to anyone, but according to Wikipedia, Bee Train’s coming out with what Kōichi Mashimo of Bee Train calls,…

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Posted in Podcasts Scattered Cels Podcast

Scattered Cels Podcast #8 — The “Old News is Better than No News” File

Missed us? School and other obligations, and numerous technical recording issues, held up the last podcast–which was recorded two weeks ago, so the news that…

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