Archive for January 11th, 2012


Working title: Not-Jinta and Not-Mizuho Make a Porno

Ano Natsu de Matteru, or “We Are Not Fucking Onegai Teacher” as I assume it was meant to translate to, is the unholy lovechild of the aforementioned Onegai Teacher and the aesthetic sensibilities of director Tatsuyuki Nagai and character designer Masayoshi Tanaka, whose influences in Ano Hana bleed over to create an oddly uncanny effect. To put it bluntly, it’s like if somebody exhumed the rancid corpse of Onegai Teacher, stripped off the desiccated flesh, grafted on the still supple skin of Ano Hana, then put on a drunken ventriloquist show with the now desecrated body for an audience of equally drunken otaku. And me. (more…)


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