Re: Strawberry Panic LN Vol 2.
- --- In Yuricon@yahoogroups.com, "iatheia" <iatheia@...> wrote:
> > Dear everyone - do not try and take this series seriously, or you
> > will be sorely dsappointed. I'm serious. The end is a laff riot,
> > highly medlodramatic, but basically makes no sense and stops (as
> > many Japanese works do) short of a final, western-styleresolution.
> Perhaps it is silly, but I am one of those people who actually
> take this series seriously. And does quite a good job in it, too =)I
> This anime is quite nostalgic for me. This is the first yuri that I
> have ever watched. And thus, it became for me a standard of what I
> expect in yuri anime.
> Actually, when I settled on watching something of this genre, I
> browsed through the list, and my first two candidates have been
> SutoPani and Marimite. After careful delibiration I chose SutoPani.
> And not once I have been disappointed in it.
> Perhaps it is quite fanservisy. Perhaps it is silly sometimes. And
> enjoyed every moment of it. And I loved the agnsty bits. Andpeople
> everything else in between, too.
> Now that I have finally watched Marimite, I can understand why
> may thing of SutoPani as a parody. But it is still my most favorite.a
> And you can all hit me with your slippers, but I did found Marimite
> bit lacking. Almost all arks hardly left an afterward impression onstory,
> me. Just when you are to anticipate some sort of climax in the
> because of all of that built-up tension, everything just drops...as
> if it had never happened. And as the story moves on to the otherark,
> I kept asking myself "Did it really happen?"was
> Light novel-vise it was perfect. But in terms of anime, SutoPani is
> still in the first place for me.
> As for the topic at hand...
> It is impossible not to love episode number seven. Kaname is...
> well... Kaname. Her metaphorical sense is... undescribable. I can't
> get enough of her.
> Amane, on the other hand... She doesn't even need a plushe doll in
> her place. A square cardbord with her name will suffice. I keep
> thinking that she accidentally was trapped into a frezer when she
> a child. (although, surprisingly, I did like her in the visualall im gonna say is that it is the first non-hentai yuri ive ever
> novel... not that it matters)
watched and i fell in love with it.... i actually stayed up from the
moment i started it to finish it, because i was so gripped by the
story.... sure it may be corny and angsty at times, but i sort of
love those parts too.... and i totaly started crying the instant i
saw shizuma=sama crying.... like instinctually or something.... im
not really sure, but i DO know that the anime really brings you close
to the characters and ends up making it hard to know who to root for
in the end haha