Girlfriend, Girlfriend: Comedic Absurdity

A common idea you’ll see around this week is that this anime season was very lackluster. While there was nothing truly bad, there was no heavy-hitter or show that really took off. This is mostly due to delays because of the pandemic, and while it sucked, it also gave people, myself particularly, a chance to take a breather. It also let me take a look at the harem and ecchi genre, and two shows this season have reminded me why I love these shows so much. We’ll be talking about both of these this week, so after the cut lets take a dive into the first series: Girlfriend, Girlfriend.

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On my Radar for Summer 2021: The Eight Episode Check-In!

Summer 2021 is winding down! It’s been a very light season and I couldn’t have been happier. These breathers are important for anime fans, as it lets us digest the excellent helpings of before, and get ready for what comes next. Still there have been some fun and decent shows this time around. We are eight episodes in for most of them, so it’s time to get check in after the cut!

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Tune of the Week(ish): Girlfriend, Girlfriend’s Fuzaketenai Ze

I’ve been all about Girlfriend, Girlfriend which has been a nice simple harem comedy starring the most earnest guy on the planet and a bunch of classic girls. Nothing special at all, but sometimes you just need that ham and cheese sandwich. The music however has been delightfully unique, I just dig this low-key theme. The Tune of the Week is the opening theme to the series: Fuzaketenai Ze by Necry Talkie!