Warau Kanako-sama Doesn’t Suck

My local bookstore had the second volume of Warau Kanako-sama on the shelf a couple weeks back, and seeing it actually made me excited to read a new manga for the first time in quite a while. A lot of what I’ve written here in the past is strictly negative criticism, so I figured I would take the opportunity to offer some rare praise for something I actually like.

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Kiddy GiRL -AND: Worst Anime of the Season

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I’ve used all kinds of words to describe the fall 2009 lineup: “wasteland”, “mega-generic”, “insipid”, “hackneyed”. Yes, the competition was fierce, but finally the wait is over. The winner has arrived.

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A Certain Scientific Railgun Update: Still Bad

At first I was like:

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But then I was like:

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Another episode of railgun about eating sweets and girl on girl crushes and wacky antics, whoo. For a second there before the OP animation I thought the show had developed a story, but nope. Railgun remains K-on! with psychic powers instead of instruments. It’s always hilariously pathetic when bloggers insinuate that they will ‘drop’ a show if changes aren’t made, as though that was a threat with some kind of weight, but no matter how well-animated it is or how interesting the setting this show is not going to be worth watching without a plot.

I should update.

And I’ve got a few new anime that look pretty crappy to watch, but walking around Sea World killed me today.

I'm a shark, I'm a shark, suck my dick, i'm a shark!

So they can wait till tomorrow. You can just have this very moe video instead: