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  1. Barakamon [Anime Discussion]

    #796022014-07-05 09:28:48 *Frey said:


    Title: Barakamon
    English Title: Barakamon
    Episodes & Type: 12 Episodes TV Anime
    Airing: July 6, 2014 to ?
    Genres: Comedy, Slice-of-life
    Rating & Demographic: Shounen
    Studio: Kinema Citrus
    Licensed: YenPress

    Adapted from: Manga

    Noteworthy Staff:

    • Director: Tachibana Masaki - Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance (Storyboard), Tokyo Magnitude 8.0 (Director), Seirei no Moribito (Storyboard), Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (Storyboard and Episode Director),
    • Voice Actor: Ono Daisuke - Hatakeda, Yoshio from Rec, Llama from Shirokuma Cafe
    • Music: Kawaii, Kenji - Higashi no Eden, Higurashi no Naku Koro ni and many more...

    Web: Barakamon Official Site - ANN


    As a punishment for punching a famous Calligrapher, young handsome Calligrapher Handa Seishu is exiled on a small island. As someone who has never lived outside of a city, Handa has to adapt to his new wacky neighbors, like people traveling on a tractor, unwanted visitors who never use the front door, annoying kids using his home as a playground, etc. Can this city guy handle all the crazy hardships? Find out in this wacky island comedy full of innocence and laughter!!!


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  2. #796422014-07-06 06:31:57Frey said:

    First season was fun as WOW!

    They used a a kid for Naru's voice. I think a local kid at that because I think its hard to like master an accent on that level. Animation wise was great. Some 2-s are a bit obvious but that's normal on any anime these days. But not much stills as Naru is HYPER AS FUCK. She also has a loose belt on the back so that's a bit harder to make dynamic. Even so, they still made her hyper which added to the lightness of the episode. And the voice WOW the voice is just LOVABLE! Such pureness in this show. Will definitely watch the next one.

  3. #799632014-07-10 09:54:47Rinneko said:

    Naru is embarrassingly adorable. I also enjoy Handa's change of mentality and all that. Fun is beyond accurate.

  4. #801312014-07-13 07:03:06Frey said:

    Episode 2 came out and it's a bit sad that the pacing for this episode felt rushed. I mean, they could've focused on either but not both Hiroshi/Handa or Hospital scenes a bit more and made the hardwork/talent or Handa x townies flow smoother. Nevertheless, the episode was great with lessons to learn and Handa getting better with the townies. And of course...

    NARU!!! AAA!

  5. #805602014-07-20 11:46:18Yugure said:

    Watched the 3 episodes today, and currently reading the manga. It's better than I expected, hehe :D

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