FlipFlappiversary Week 3: Pretty Pure

Flip Flappers is, at least technically, a Magical Girl show.

That’s only true in the broadest of senses, really, but its there. And Flip Flappers never gets more Magical Girl than it does in episode 3. Though of course its sharing time with a very extensive Mad Max parody. What can you say, Sayuri has diverse tastes.

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FlipFlappiversary Week 1: Behind the Glasses

Hard to believe its been an entire year since Flip Flappers began to air, on the other hand its hard to believe its only been a year. In honor of the Flipflappiversary, each week there will be a new post about that week’s episode. Not a full write up or analysis, just a brief look at something or someone important to that episode.

For the first post, lets talk a bit about Cocona’s Glasses.

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Summer 2017 End of Season Overview

Wow yet another season come and gone. From seeming at first like a weak season, this summer had me following more shows than in quite some time, plus not dropping any shows at all! (not that every show I finished was good….). So what was up with this surprisingly excellent season?

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Luv those Muvs: Muv-Luv, 14 years later

Back in 2003 an anime aired named Kimi ga Nozomu Eien (The Eternity You Desire, Kiminozo). It was, fundamentally, a fairly standard romance show. The kind I wouldn’t give a second look these days. But back then I was young and inexperienced and didn’t realize the show would lead to me writing this post now, fourteen years later.

This is my path to Muv-Luv.

Spoilers for Kiminozo, minor spoilers for Muv-Luv Extra and Unlimited, vague spoilers for Alternative after the jump.

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