First Impressions

Wake Up, Girls! [First Impressions]
2 years ago

Wake Up, Girls! [First Impressions]

Note: This review covers both the prologue movie “Wake Up, Girls! Shichinin no Idol” and the series’ first two episodes.

Idols are a weird part of Japanese pop culture. As …
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Inari Konkon Koi Iroha [First Impressions]
2 years ago

Inari Konkon Koi Iroha [First Impressions]


Studio: Production IMS

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Supernatural

Episodes: 10

OP: “Kyou ni Koiiro” by May’n

ED: “Saved” by Maaya Sakamoto

Summary:  Inari Fushimi is a middle school girl who’s never had a requited love, since she’s a shy, clumsy and not very bright. Read More

Wizard Barristers [First Impressions]

Studio: ARMS

Genre(s): Drama, Action, Magic, Science Fiction

OP: “Justitia” by Lia

ED: “Blue Topaz” by Rui Tanabe

Summary: In 2018, normal humans and those who can use magic coexist. …
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World Conquest: Stratagem Star [First Impressions]

Studio: A-1 Pictures

Genre(s): Action, Fantasy

OP: “Be mine!” by Maaya Sakamoto

ED: “Bijoumania” by Aoi Yuki

Summary: What does it take to conquer the world?! Every leader of …
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Nisekoi [First Impressions]

Studio: SHAFT

Genres: Comedy, Romance, Slice of Life

Episodes: 2 cour (20 episodes?)

OP: “CLICK” by ClariS

Summary: As a child, Raku Ichijo made a secret promise with his childhood …
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Nourin [First Impressions]

Studio: Silver Link

Genres: Comedy, Romance, Slice of Life

Episodes: 12

OP: “Cordless Tere PHONE ” by Yukari Tamura

ED: “Mogitate Fruit Girls” by Yukari Tamura and Kana Hanazawa

Summary:  …
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Magical Warfare [First Impressions]

Studio: Madhouse

Genre(s):  action, magic, romance

Episodes: 12

OP: Senkou no Prisoner by Nanri Yuuka

ED: Born to Be by Nano

Summary: In this modern magic action …
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Hoozuki no Reitestu [First Impressions]

In every bureaucracy or organization, theres’s always a need for a fixer: a man or woman to turn to when you need things done. Houzuki no Reitetsu (or Hoozuki no …
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Pupa [First Impressions]

Studio: Studio Deen

Genre(s): Fantasy, Horror, Shounen, Psychological

OP: “pupa” by Ibuki Kido & Erii Yamazaki

ED: “Dare yori Suki na no ni (誰より好きなのに)” …
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Gin no Saji: Second Season [First Impressions]

Studio: A-1 Pictures

Genre(s): Comedy, School, Shounen, Slice of Life

OP: “LIFE” by Fujifabric

ED: “Oto no Naru Hou e→ (オトノナルホウヘ→)” by Goose house

Summary: The continuation …
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