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Claymore 25 – Powering up and fighting for your own reasons.

No, it’s not a bad episode by a long stretch. It really isn’t. It’s just that finally, Madhouse caves in and used the shonen cliche….

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Claymore 24 – pulling a short shinji and the battle on Mount Doom.

Well, it’s a slow episode. But I guess it’s necessary. Congratulations on Clare cutting the Lion King into little pieces! Congratulations on Jeane not dying…

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Claymore 23 review pt. 2- the Defining and the application of the Shonen Thesis

(Continued from pt.1) One more shonen convention for your reference: an angry protagonist becomes stronger and will overcome his opponent by the end. Goku gets…

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Claymore 23 review pt. 1- the Shonen Thesis

Where is hope? Where’s the miracle? Why are they even here? “I know. It’s all wrong. By rights we shouldn’t even be here. But we…

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Claymore 22 – the movement VS the contemplation and add some shonen convention to the mix.

After watching this episode, honestly, I felt a little disappointed. After reading various comments, some spoilers, additional info, and the manga, I wasn’t impressed with…

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My tribute to a character in Claymore after ep. 21.

Once she was just a friend; Now a worthy comrade. Once she was steadfastly strong; Now brutally slain. Disregarding rank and class, She followed me…

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