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small image My ‘Currently Watching’ List

August 15, 2011 5:28 am by small image

Hey guys ^_^

I’m Leap250, and this is going to be my first post here on YumeState. After a while of contemplating, I decided that I will make a post about what shows I am currently watching now so as to give you guys some sort of insight on what I choose to watch. At present, I am watching seven shows, (two from the Spring lineup, four from the Summer and one title that I finally decided to watch) So yeah, let’s get this show on the road.

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small image Summer 2011: Favorite OPs and EDs

August 14, 2011 6:06 pm by small image

This week I thought I’d do a fun post listing a few of my favorite opening and ending themes from this season. I’ve noticed in the past how most anime reviewers will note how much they like the OP and ED of the shows they critique, but personally this has never been a big deal to me. I’m much more concerned with things like plot, character development, art style, animation quality, music, voices… etc.

However, OPs can be great, and serve well to get viewers in the right mood for the show. They can also spark interest, serving as a sort of trailer or advertisement for what the story will entail. Meanwhile EDs are generally nice as a bit of a breather to follow the episode, or to experiment a bit in terms of art any music style. Below are some of my favorites this season–I’ll start with the EDs first.

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