Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior – Anime Review

All Usa wanted was to shed his Freak Show ringmaster nickname. In middle school the weirdos flocked to him, and while he was generally well-regarded, this magnetism did not serve him well. So when he moved to the Kawai boarding house to live on his own for high school, he thought those days were over–and then he met his housemates.

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Yowamushi Pedal – Anime Review

Although he starts as just an anime otaku trying to save money for trips to Akihabara, Onoda Sakamichi turns out be a talented cyclists, particularly when it comes to climbing hills. He garners the interest of various members of the high school cycling club, and before he knows it, he’s part of the core team going to the Inter-High competition.

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Spring Anime 2014 – Midseason Review

Having selected only a few new shows this season, only those that really appealed to me, it’s great to get through the first half of the season thinking, “I really like what I’m watching.” There are a couple that don’t engage me as much as I might like, but that’s more on me rather than the quality of the show. I need to try to stay picky at the start of new seasons, just go for the good stuff. It’ll help me feel less overwhelmed.

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