Analysis of the Confession Scene in Oregairu

Replay Value had a wonderful review of Oregairu and we here at Pywackett Productions quoted the video review by Replay Value. In talking with Replay, we learned that he was forced to take down the video due to copyright strikes which is unfortunate. The Replay review was one of the very best in understanding both …

Toradora! (とらドラ!)

Anime(2008-2009) Series 25 Episodes, 24 minutes each D: Tatsuyuki Nagai W: Mari Okada from source by Yuyuko Takemiya M: Yukari Hashimoto Studio: J.C.Staff ANN 8.365 MAL 8.19 IMDB 8.0 Characters: MC Ryuji Takasu (高須 竜児, Takasu Ryū) Taiga Aisaka (逢坂 大河, Aisaka Taiga) Minori Kushieda (櫛枝 実乃梨, Kushieda Minori) Yusaku Kitamura (北村 祐作, Kitamura Yūsaku) …

Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid (小林さんちのメイドラゴン) Season 2

Sorry but this is only in Japanese. You have probably heard of the controversy about Ilulu, a new character Dragon in Season 2 which opens in July, 2021. People are objecting to her design, which includes some very ample breasts. The entire conversation is tedious and ridiculous all at the same time. Pywackett Productions’ reaction …

Gunslinger Girl(S1): The Search for Happiness finds only Love

SPOILER ALERT: The following review contains spoilers! Beware! WARNING ALERT: This Anime deals with very mature subjects. Young girls who have been severely abused are turned into cyborgs, and are trained as killing machines. The violence is extreme with graphic bloodletting. But there is no fan service, and never any visual image of actual abuse …

Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU CLIMAX ( S3.EP12) – The Cutest Couple and now The End

My oh my, never expected this couple to be so kawaii (adorably cute). S3.EP12 is really not the end of Oregairu because it effectively ended in the previous S3.EP11 where both Hachiman and Yukino admitted that they did care about each other rather deeply. This EP12 is really nothing more than a celebration, a party, …

Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU CLIMAX ( S3.EP11) – Yui’s First Romance and First Hurt

Season Three has been especially brutal to Yui Yuigahama (由比ヶ浜 結衣, Yuigahama Yui). Among the fan base, Yui, Saki Kawasaki (川崎 沙希, Kawasaki Saki), Shizuka Hiratsuka (平塚 静, Hiratsuka Shizuka), and Iroha Isshiki (一色 いろは, Isshiki Iroha) have been some of the most consistent fan favorites for best girl. Yet there is something very special …

Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU CLIMAX ( S3.EP11) – Hachiman’s Answer

SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen up to Oregairu S3.EP11, everything that follows is a spoiler. We ended the previous essay, Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU ( S3.EP10) – Communicate? With the following “Hachiman must now communicate his feelings to Yukino and Yui and he has only two more episodes in which …

Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU CLIMAX ( S3.EP10) – Hachiman’s Communication?

SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen up to Oregairu S3.EP10, everything that follows is a spoiler. As we approach the end of Oregairu, every line of dialog seems to sparkle with depth and insight. Over at ANN, Hachiman was criticized for being indecisive, that he has not made a decision since the plea for …

Oregairu – My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU CLIMAX ( S3.EP8) – The End?

SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen up to Oregairu S3.EP8, everything that follows is a spoiler. What, an episode is S3.EP8. Virtually every character in every scene lays out significant dialog, and anyone on board with this story will hang on every word. But this scene between Yukino and Hachiman is probably the most …