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Yona of the Dawn (Part One) - Legend of the Crimson Princess

Advantages: Strong female lead. Well-animated fantasy themed action.
Disadvantages: The Blu Ray pack is expensive. Some of the later episodes get a bit silly.

Yona, the sixteen year old protagonist of Akatsuki no Yona, is the only daughter of Kouka Kingdom's peace loving monarch. Blessed (or should that be cursed) with a head of ginger locks, she lives a pampered life at the palace where she spends her days swo ...

Dentolux 30.07.2016 · Read full review
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Samurai Flamenco (Part 1) - Beware Umbrella Thieves!

Advantages: The first seven epiosdes will appeal to Kick-Ass fans. Rather funny.
Disadvantages: Episode eleven is too silly for my taste. Artwork dips in quality at times.

Samurai Flamenco is a superhero show, which is rather ironic because much like a costumed vigilante the series could be accused of having dual identities. Comic book fans have often speculated whether the real Bruce Wayne is a billionaire playboy or the s ...

Dentolux 26.09.2016 · Read full review
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Gonna Be The Twin-Tail: Power Rangers with Pigtails

Advantages: So silly that it's funny. Decent super sentai styled action sequences.
Disadvantages: Expensive for a single cour series. Generic characters. Uninteresting villains.

What is your favourite type of hairstyle? Do you think Afros are awesome? Perhaps you believe that Bob Cuts are the bee's knees? In the world of anime and manga Twin-tails (better known as Pigtails on this side of the pond) reign supreme. It's the coiffur ...

Dentolux 28.08.2016 · Read full review
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Nisemonogatari - a touch too comedic

Advantages: Still visually enthralling and compelling
Disadvantages: Tends more towards comedy and a bit too drawn out

You said at the end of your review of Bakemonogatari – the second part that is – that based on your experience of the series you would’ve bought this second series of monogatari sight unseen taking it upon good faith that it was just as good. Were you ...

GenerallyInterested 01.05.2015 · Read full review
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Hanayamata - The Best Yosakoi Anime Ever

Advantages: Cute and funny. Nice music. Well animated and drawn.
Disadvantages: Unoriginal storylines. The drama isn't as strong as the comedy.

Fourteen-year-old Naru Sekiya is a timid girl who doesn't stand out much, preferring instead to hide her face behind the cover of a good fairy tale book. Naru has shunned the spotlight for most of her young life, but that all changes when she crosses path ...

Dentolux 10.09.2016 · Read full review
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