Haruhi Suzumiya re-viewing: Boredom/Bamboo

After finishing Melancholy last week, you think the series wouldn’t have anything up its sleeve, but this week we get to see the humor of the franchise as well as some focus on the least-focused of the main female trio. Time for the first two short stories in the third light novel. As always, Yumkea (of the well-known Mainichi Anime Yume) and K-On! superfan Goggen join me in this reviewing post. (Yumeka: Haruhi, Goggen: Mio, ultimatemegax: Koizumi) Disclaimer: each of the views expressed were noted individually. No one saw the other responses while writing. Continue reading

Haruhi Suzumiya re-viewing: Melancholy I&II

Earlier this year, the Japanese cable station AT-X re-ran the entire Haruhi anime series beginning with the 28 TV episodes and ending with the movie. Today, they have begun airing the TV series again, and I thought it would be fun to tag along. Joining me on this re-viewing is Yumeka (star anime blogger) and Goggen (K-On! fan supreme). We’ll watch two episodes per week (the same that will be aired) and submit our comments on those episodes. Let’s begin with the first two: The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya I/II! (ultimatemegax:Koizumi, Yumeka:Haruhi, Goggen: Mio) Continue reading