Rio Rainbow Gate 01 Impressions

Rio Rainbow Gate is one of the first new TV-anime of 2011 (yayy!!), but after watching its premier episode for 22 odd minutes, I can only hope that this isn’t a sign of things to come. You see, Rio Rainbow Gate, unsurprisingly, is seeping with mediocrity.   Ratings MOE: ⚫⚫⚪⚪⚪ ERO: ⚫⚫⚪⚪⚪ GAR: ⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪ LOL:…

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A Week in Otaku News 3 – Year of the Bunny Girl!

A visual guide to the week in anime/otaku news and distractions! Hopefully this new post format is useful and fun for people. Please comment to share your thoughts, observations, additions, corrections, et cetera! Let’s get a discussion going! I really want to know what people think of this post format, so I’m encouraged to continue…

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Star Driver Episode 6

Ratings MOE: ⚫⚪⚪⚪⚪ ERO: ⚫⚪⚪⚪⚪ GAR: ⚫⚫⚪⚪⚪ LOL: ⚫⚪⚪⚪⚪   I won’t hesitate to call this the best episode of Star Driver yet! It could just be that it’s coming off the bank of last week’s pretty silly offerings, but I found the characterisation and story this week to be much more compelling than it…

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