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Chihayafuru

Postby mirkosp » Mon Oct 10, 2011 11:51 am

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AniDB wrote:After her sister becomes a top model, 6th-year grade-schooler Ayase Chihaya too dreams of becoming one. However, transfer student Wataya Arata admonishes her to seek her own dream. Thus, she takes up karuta, a Japanese card game, competitively. Together with Arata and Mashima Taichi, Chihaya's childhood friend, they have great fun playing each other, but separate after graduation.

4 years later, Chihaya returns to town. Although Arata no longer plays the game, she believes that they will eventually reunite as long as she continues karuta. Together with Taichi, she establishes the Zuisawa High-school Karuta Club.
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby CodeZTM » Mon Oct 10, 2011 12:24 pm

I thought the first episode has set an interesting standard. I'll definitely be watching more. I seriously hope they do the past/future thing a lot, and we get two stories in one! It's got a good setup thus far, but I can really go either way at this point.
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby mirkosp » Mon Oct 10, 2011 4:46 pm

I kinda sorta wish they'll play a lot more extensively with the flashback/future thing... they could play it out like Baccano! in a way, although I very much doubt they'll do that. Still a very interesting show, for me it has high chances of being the best of the season, actually.
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby Chained(E)Studio » Mon Oct 10, 2011 4:48 pm

First ep was good! Awaiting more ^_~
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby ibabrak » Wed Oct 12, 2011 3:16 pm

it's getting better :)
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby AimoAio » Mon Oct 17, 2011 6:54 pm

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I really didn't like it when Taichi took his glasses, that was just so unfair. Lucky Chihaya was there to save the day! :asd: Though I did feel a tad sorry for Taichi when he was crying begging Wataya to not tell Chihaya he was the one who took it since he didn't want her to think she was a "mean" guy since he had a big crush on her. Which is pretty sweet. <3

Yeah I'm liking this show so far. Think I'll be following it for a while! ^^
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby TritioAFB » Tue Oct 18, 2011 10:56 pm

I watched it by accident (I opened the file by mistake) and I ended getting the next episode :D
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby [madaraxD] » Tue Oct 18, 2011 11:09 pm

i need start watching this, some friends tell this anime is really good
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby mirkosp » Sat Oct 22, 2011 8:34 pm

This show is terribly underappreciated. :cry:
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby OropherZero » Sat Oct 22, 2011 11:57 pm

i don't see many subbers doing it :/
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby mirkosp » Sun Oct 23, 2011 9:34 am

OropherZero wrote:i don't see many subbers doing it :/

It's on crunchyroll, bro. And, incredibly, the encode isn't even half bad for once, if I do say so myself.
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby TritioAFB » Sun Oct 23, 2011 6:47 pm

That's true mirkosp. Man this serie is getting interesting
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby ZephyrStar » Mon Oct 24, 2011 9:06 am

So far this is one of my favorites this season. The animation is sooo nice, and the characters are neat even if a little cliche, buuuut I love stories like this so \o/
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby AimoAio » Thu Oct 27, 2011 6:11 pm

Ep4:
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WHAT THE HECK ARATA. :x

Otherwise it was pretty awesome. I especially loved the part where
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Chihaya ran to the window and hugged Taichi. ^^ <3
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Re: Chihayafuru

Postby Chained(E)Studio » Tue Nov 01, 2011 10:47 pm

Ep. 5 made my day =D
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