Izumi Shimomura – onamae wa?

Hello, Kyra here! This is Onamae wa? #33, our weekly encounter where we pick Anime character’s names and look for anything interesting in them.

I expected this show to not be on a lot of watch lists for Fall 2016 for a few reasons, including it being made in full 3D CGI. Still, it is a story that entertained me a lot on Season 1 and even more now on its sequel, but if this is not your cup of tea, forgive me.

Our main guest today is 下村(shimo.mura) 泉(izumi), a supporting character in Ajin, a supernatural show having its second season currently airing on Fall 2016. Due to the contents of this post, it is recommended to have watched up to Episode 8 of this show to avoid being spoiled to death. Forever. In a laboratory.

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Micchan and Kaguya – onamae wa?

Hello, Kyra here! This is Onamae wa? #32, our weekly encounter where we pick Anime character’s names and look for anything interesting in them.

This is a very special series as far as the purpose of this blog goes. Even before airing I had high hopes for this show and ultimately it has been delivering overall great episodes and even more if you are into 日本語(ni.hon.go) or languages in general.

Our main guest today is 馬締(ma.jime) 光也(mitsu.ya), though I’ll also cover a bit of 林(hayashi) 香具矢(ka.gu.ya), both protagonists from Fune wo Amu, a slice of life anime currently airing this Fall. Due to the contents of this post, it is recommended to read the dictionary entries up to Episode 6 to avoid ネタバレ(netabare; spoilers).

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Kayo Fujikawa – onamae wa?

Hello, Kyra here! This is Onamae wa? #31, our weekly encounter where we pick Anime character’s names and look for anything interesting in them.

Today we will attempt to find hidden lyrics in the works of a music producer! Sounds good uh? GOT IT? SOUNDS GOOD.

Our guest today is 藤川(fuji.kawa) 歌夜(ka.yo), one of the protagonists of Stella no Mahou, a slice of life anime currently airing this Fall. There isn’t really much to be spoiled today so...

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Koyori Tsumujikaze – onamae wa?

Hello, Kyra here! This is Onamae wa? #30, our weekly encounter where we pick Anime character’s names and look for anything interesting in them.

Today we will cover the members of Suzugahara’s Ping Pong Club, mainly focusing on Koyori-chan but checking the others as well.

Our main guest today is 旋風(tsumuji.kaze) こより(koyori), one of the protagonists of Shakunetsu Takkyu Musume, a sports anime currently airing this Fall. According to the Captain, it is recommended to have watched up to Episode 5 of this show to avoid being spoiled while wearing 猫耳(neko.mimi).

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