Hangers: Summer 2014 Anime, Week Five

This Week: Barakamon, Free! – Eternal Summer, M3: The Dark Metal, Mobile Suit Gundam-san, Space☆Dandy Season Two, and Tokyo ESP.

In a quality of life upgrade for readers, I made a new category over the last week, where I collected my previous episodic opinions on shows as they were airing and placed them with their series friends. The goal is to make things a lot easier for folks to read past opinions from these posts without needing to flip through a dozen or two separate pages, which is especially helpful if someone only picks up a show after it has ended.

So, if you ever wanted to refer back to my longer Ping Pong The Animation write-ups from last season, experience my pain of Pupa all over again, among many others as they were in their weekly formats here, now you can!

Given that my other categories have Things I Can Find In My Closet naming schemes, the section is merely called Notebooks. While I backdated these entries so as to not flood the blog in the present, going forwards I will merely publish these as shows or seasons end. M3: The Dark Metal lacks one for now due to insufficient previous material, and Rowdy Sumo Wrestler Matsutaro!! has an uncertain series length I am willing to wait a few more weeks before collecting its prior write-ups together.

By the same token, I wheeled this out two months ago without an announcement, but while I am here: There is also now an Index page and related sub-pages, which contains a much easier to navigate collection of lists and links back to previous material across all the categories on this blog.

Ideally these enhancements make for a more convenient reading experience, especially with the number of posts in the archives.

Now then: TV shows and stuff!

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Mothballs: The Princes of the Search for Vengeance

This week: Highlander: The Search for Vengeance.

Of the few constants in the world, one of these is that at any given time there are hundreds of bars around the globe blaring Queen songs. For worse or for better; high school theater gave me enough of that band for ten lifetimes.

Perhaps as a direct effect though, these eternally playing songs have somehow caused the Highlander franchise to never actually die off.

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