Ano Hi Mita Hana – So Many Things Going On, So Little Time

I’m not sure exactly what to think about this show. Not whether or not I like it, don’t get me wrong, that’s not what I’m pondering. The thing about this show is that there are so many things going on at the same time, yet all of them are interesting, all of them connect and relate to each other. In this show it’s hard to tell what to focus on, what to view this show as. Is it a show about learning who you are? How you became who you are now and if you really are at heart the same innocent child-like self you were? Is it about overcoming the death of a friend and mourning/moving on with your life? Is it about reconnecting with lost friends, reclaiming a part of childhood that is important? Is it something else? The answer of course is “Yes”, and that’s why I love this show so much.

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Hidan no Aria – Things Are Heating Up

I was quite surprised at this latest episode of Hidan no Aria. At first the show seemed interesting, but nothing that would be spectacular. I figured it would keep a relatively slow pace, having the two main characters just solving random cases together, not making progress relationship wise until the last two episodes where they would finally deal with something related to a bigger plot, however the recent episode really shook things up and shows some hope that if things continue like this, the show will be far more.

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