Anime First Episodes: The Good, The Bad, and The Forced Exposition

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Minor spoilers for Sarazanmai and Hinamatsuri. Supposedly, there’s this thing called a “three-episode rule” that says you should watch three episodes of an anime before deciding to drop it. But, if you’re like me and you’re checking out every season’s new anime, three episodes is TOO MUCH time to waste. No, I’ve honed my critical … Continue reading Anime First Episodes: The Good, The Bad, and The Forced Exposition

Mythology and Sarazanmai: Kappa really do dive into buttholes!

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If you've been watching Kunihiko Ikuhara's latest project, Sarazanmai, you've probably found yourself confused by what was happening on-screen at least two or twelve times. It's a story about complicated sibling relationships, floating definitely-not-Amazon packages, gay otter police officers, and teens getting turned into kappas so they can extract desire from giant zombie buttholes. It's wilder … Continue reading Mythology and Sarazanmai: Kappa really do dive into buttholes!

7 (Totally Accurate and Legit) Predictions About Sarazanmai

There's a lot I still haven't had a chance to write about on this blog, and one of those things is my love for all things Kunihiko Ikuhara. I'm a (self-proclaimed) Gay Anime Connoisseur, so naturally his works are on my radar. My Twitter handle (@lesbibearstorm) is a shout-out to Yuri Kuma Arashi, and when I … Continue reading 7 (Totally Accurate and Legit) Predictions About Sarazanmai