Monthly Update #5 | March – Winter 2017 Anime Series Reviews Planned, Visual Novel Reviews Continue, Possible Manga Reviews

Jeez, I can’t believe it’s already March. It’s almost as if we just finished living through the shortest month of the year or something.

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Winter 2017 | Midseason Musings – My Thoughts on the Current Shows

Well, folks, most stimulcast shows (besides BanG Dream!) have pumped out at least six episodes by now so I reckon it’s time for another Midseason Musings post! I’ll be talking about my feelings and impressions in regards to this season’s shows. How do they stack up?

(Spoilers in this post)

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Nyanko Days – Anime Series Review

Episodes: 12

Genre(s): Slice-of-life, Comedy

Aired: Jan 2017 to Mar 2017

Also known as: にゃんこデイズ

Summary: Konagai Tomoko is a shy first-year student in high school who owns three (anthropomorphic) cats: the cheerful and lively Munchkin Maa, the smart and strait-laced Russian Blue Rou, and the gentle crybaby Singapura Shii. One day Tomoko befriends a classmate named Shiratori Azumi, who also loves cats. Be prepared to sit through a cute and fluffy comedy depicting the daily life of Tomoko and her cats, Tomoko and Azumi’s friendship, and the interactions between cats.

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Idol Jihen – Anime Series Review

Episodes: 12

Genre(s): Idol, Drama, Comedy

Aired: Jan 2017 to Mar 2017

Also known as: Idol Incidents, アイドル事変

SummaryCurrently, Japan is going through tough times. With so many politicians ensnared by vested and personal interests, the government is unable to solve growing problems and quell the widespread discontent. It’s during these troubling periods that idols emerge to save the country!

The Heroine Party, Sunlight Party, Starlight Party, Bishoujo Party, Wakaba Party, Subculture New Party, and SOS Party. From these seven idol political parties, these idols who are also National Diet members and prefecture representatives, also known as idol dietwomen, will reverse the stagnation enveloping Japan through song and dance!  Continue reading

Urara Meirochou – Anime Series Review

Episodes: 12

Genre(s): Slice-of-life, Comedy

Aired: Jan 2017 to Mar 2017

Also known as: うらら迷路帖

Summary: All girls aspiring to become fortune-tellers gather in Meirochou, the town of fortune-telling. Chiya, a wild child who was raised in the mountains, meets Kon, who is always straight-laced; Koume, who loves all things western; and Nono, who is shy to a fault. Their adventures of apprentice fortune-tellers are about to unfold!  Continue reading

Minami Kamakura Koukou Joshi Jitensha-bu – Anime Series Review

Episodes: 12

Genre(s): Sports, Comedy

Aired: Jan 2017 to Mar 2017

Also known as: Minami Kamakura High School Girls Cycling Club, 南鎌倉高校女子自転車部

Summary: Maiharu Hiromi has recently transfered to Kamakura Nagasaki and has decided to start riding a bicycle to school, starting from her first day of high school. On the way there, she meets Akizuki Tomoe, who helps Hiromi actually learn how to ride a bike. Slowly but surely, Hiromi and her growing circle of friends grow more and more interested in bicycling, which causes them to form a Cycling Club.  Continue reading