Natsume Week: On Feeling Alone

This is a great week to be blogging with Scott from Mechanical Anime Reviews having organised a week for us to write about, explore and celebrate the beauty that is the Natsume Yuujinchou anime. And I'm really, really glad because I don't get to talk about this anime enough, though my current read through the … Continue reading Natsume Week: On Feeling Alone

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Natsume Yujincho Seasons 1 – 4 Review: Great Characters, Great Atmosphere, and Just Pure Relaxation

This is part of a series of re-posts of older reviews on 100 Word Anime. The original review came out in May 2016 and can be found here. It might seem strange that I love Natsume. Given my usual tastes for faster paced stories, stories that are a little bit darker, or stories that do … Continue reading Natsume Yujincho Seasons 1 – 4 Review: Great Characters, Great Atmosphere, and Just Pure Relaxation

Natsume Supporter Battle – Final Thoughts

Irina (I Drink and Watch Anime) and I had a fantastic time on the series of posts where we put the support cast of Natsume to the test (although mostly we tested our own ability to make hard choices and eliminate characters from the contest). If you missed any of these posts, check out my … Continue reading Natsume Supporter Battle – Final Thoughts

Just Because Series Review: High School Romance On Display

Overview: Eita has returned to the town he used to live in during his third year of high school. As he is reunited with old friends we see these characters prepare to leave high school and figure out what they want to do next. Review: As you can probably tell from the overview, this story … Continue reading Just Because Series Review: High School Romance On Display

Natsume’s Supporter’s Battle For Supremacy Round 3 Part A

This is a collaboration between Karandi and Irina. If you need to catch up: Round 1 Part A Round 1 Part B Round 2 Part A Round 2 Part B Be sure to check out Irina's blog tomorrow for the conclusion to Round 3. Matoba vs Natori   Krandi: Irina, why did we do this … Continue reading Natsume’s Supporter’s Battle For Supremacy Round 3 Part A

Natsume’s Supporter’s Battle For Supremacy Round 2 Part A

This is a collaboration between Karandi and Irina. If you are just catching up the previous posts are: Round 1 Part A Round 1 Part B Be sure to check out Irina's blog tomorrow for Round 2 Part B. Or, you know, just check out some of her great posts in general. Irina: We said … Continue reading Natsume’s Supporter’s Battle For Supremacy Round 2 Part A

Natsume’s Supporter’s Battle For Supremacy Round 1 Part A

A collaboration between Karandi and Irina. Be sure to check out Irina's blog tomorrow for Round 1 Part B. We'll be posting each day this week. Karandi here: Toward the end of last year I started thinking I’d really like to put together some sort of feature about Natsume Yuujinchou. I’m completely in love with … Continue reading Natsume’s Supporter’s Battle For Supremacy Round 1 Part A

Just Because Episode 4: When You Break Through A Wall, Sometimes All You Get Is A Broken Wall

Review: I remember when Tsuki ga Kirei was on and how many people kept saying how real and relatable it felt but I never really got that vibe. That's probably because I'm catching it from Just Because. Watching Soma build up again to a confession is painful but the show isn't. This is seeing the … Continue reading Just Because Episode 4: When You Break Through A Wall, Sometimes All You Get Is A Broken Wall

Natsume Yuujinchou Roku Series Review

Overview: After six seasons now, most of us know the story. If you are new to Natsume, check out the review of seasons 1 - 4 and the review of season 5. As much as I love this show, diving in at season 6 is definitely going to make this a fairly complex story as … Continue reading Natsume Yuujinchou Roku Series Review

Natsume Yuujinchou Season 6 Episode 11

Review - Some spoilers: Can we get a season 7 announcement, please? This episode resumes the hunt for the study and as usual Natsume's keen eyes and a deeper understanding of yokai and those who can clearly see yokai find the necessary clues that eventually lead the group to the study door. That said, Natori … Continue reading Natsume Yuujinchou Season 6 Episode 11