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Autumn/Fall Anime 2011 Chart!

So previously I had a post on some autumn/fall anime 2011, but we all like the little charts where everything is picture-pretty and straight to the point with no excessive talking =P I found one on neregate, and it’s more up to date than my last post so check it out!

Anyway, to give my old post a bit of boost and glory, there’s quite a few PVs and links to the original sources and websites there… Even if you do have to scroll down a little more than the lovely concise chart here.

Most of what I have to say for this autumn is already in the other post (hint hint nudge nudge) so I’ll refrain from talking much more here – although one thing I really have to repeat is how much more appealing the autumn looks compared to the summer lineup. Oh well.

Man, do I know how to be annoying or what 

Btw is it just me or is the summer spamming with moe!??!?! XDXD

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Some Autumn/Fall Anime 2011!

Yes, you can tell how impatient and eager I am for the autumn line-up seeing as the summer anime hasn’t even had a chance to start. Ah well. I’m mainly doing this post since one of my favourite manga is being adapted into an anime for the fall, and since I was at it I thought I might as well add a few others.

My main source for all the anime listed here is from Fan Sub Wiki. The other sources I cite are mostly those I found after I went through my main source; you can find articles all over but I’m not gonna cite every single friggin one I found

After writing up this whole article, I kinda feel like this fall line-up is actually a whole lot more interesting than the summer o_O

Anyway! Let’s start with the one I’m most excited about! =D

Chihayafuru

All her life, Chihaya’s dream was to see her model sister become Japan’s best… That is, until a quiet, unassuming transfer student named Arata tells her otherwise. A dream, he explains to her, is something she needs to work at herself. Arata plays a competitive version of a traditional Japanese card game–known as Hyakunin Isshu–in a way Chihaya has never seen before. After taking Arata’s place in a game, Chihaya discovers she has a passion for it. Now Chihaya wants to become number one in the world, the Queen of Karuta.

I was super excited when I found out this was being adapted into an anime. I follow the manga, and it is really, really good. Worth every single scrap of time you may or may not have. It’s about a game probably nobody outside Japan would have heard of –karuta. It doesn’t really matter to me though – I’ve read stuff like Eyeshield 21 (epiccc), Saki and Ookiku Furikabutte without understanding what the hell was going on in the first few chapters (I still didn’t understand crap about mah-jong by the end of Saki) but I still really, really enjoyed the stories. These sports manga really emphasises dedication, perseverance and teamwork – themes I really like.

So I like Chihayafuru. A lot.

Autumn Anime BANZAIII!! =D

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