Midseason Update: This Season in Kare Kano Quotes

Every quarter, I take the anime season as excuse to go watch and quote-mine one of my old favorite shows. This time, the one on the chopping block is the show that is my favorite Hideaki Anno show and the show it took me the longest to watch to the end (I acquired the first 3 DVDs over the course of 2007-2008, then didn’t get my hands on the last 2 until 2011). The show has a really interesting, introspective romance plot backed up by some fantastic backgrounds, and I picked it this time around because this Spring 2014 season features plenty of both being played for great effect.

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 Helps that it was wicked fun to rewatch

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Unstoppable Hype Machine Spring 2014 #1 – Puchimas! Season 2

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There are going to be people who disagree with the Machine. People who are going to say that other shows are better then the second season of literal idol moeblobs.

But the Machine is (probably) never wrong.

And the Machine is ready to show you why Puchimas! Season 2 is something to be hyped for.

Unstoppable Hype Machine Spring 2014 #2 – Mekaku City Actors

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Number 2 on our (slightly delayed) list is Mekaku City Actors, the newest project from both Akiyuki Shinbo, director of Madoka, Bakemonogatari, and Nisekoi, and the mind behind the Vocaloid designs. The associated light novels have been tearing up the charts for months and the Hype Machine has been building up!

Unstoppable Hype Machine Spring 2014 #5 – Stardust Crusaders

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Given our reputation of being JoJo lovers, number five wouldn’t be hard to predict. It’s part 3, Stardust Crusaders, and Animetic’s stand, Unstoppable Hype Machine, is ready to show you why! Let’s go!