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May 22, 2012 8:17 PM

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This is one great episode. I like this show very much. I love how Kaoru is not a pathetic whimp like some main male characters out there.
 
May 23, 2012 5:44 PM

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Oh so much fun I am so glad I pick it up. These three reminds me off xxxHolic; Watanuki, Doumeki, Himawari = Nishimi, Sentarou, Ritsuko.

Jeez childhood friend girls in anime never work out, so long love triangle.
 
May 28, 2012 5:59 AM

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Loving this already :) Which is too bad since I have exams coming up and I should be studying, not jamming in the basement.
Wait, what? It was them playing? Couldn't tell, I was too immersed :P

By the way, the art style seems like something between Kimi ni Todoke and Saraiya Gojou...anyone else think that?
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May 31, 2012 10:38 PM

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That live session scene was so beautiful. The animation was just gorgeous and it really felt like you were down in the basement with them.

Couldnt agree more, Diggen the music hard so far

Oh and gotta love the jazz walk
 
Jun 12, 2012 7:43 PM

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Music to my ears ^_^_^

Also, dat Sentarō kick. Suck it.
 
Jul 1, 2012 2:05 AM
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Whats with all the dudes being such jerks in this anime!? haha

Anyways, another good episode! Liking this anime. =p
 
Aug 5, 2012 2:33 PM

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25 minutes feel like 5. Such a delight watching this.
Spot-on. I was surprised to find out that after what only seemed to be a moment I was already halfway through the episode. Incredible.
I agree).
 
Aug 13, 2012 6:51 AM

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Rarely does an anime make me smile, therefore I conclude that this one is quality stuff.

parfaited said:
25 minutes feel like 5. Such a delight watching this.

Same and same.
 
Sep 2, 2012 8:16 PM

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Wow, I'd hate to be in a school like that! Love in first sight already! haha, I guess she is pretty neat for this world!

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Oct 11, 2012 12:13 PM

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0.o... I somehow feel like this is gonna be one of those persistent unrequited love anime where their characters are all their just all love the wrong person. Not that I mind, tbh I just hope they start playing some Latin Jazz or funk, don't really like most other types of Jazz too much, especially old fashion jazz you get in the elevator.
 
Feb 18, 2013 12:25 AM

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The place they went on diving plus seeing few islands from behind, it looks like it's from hundred islands.
 
Feb 26, 2013 11:30 AM

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The art and animation are stunning.
 
Jul 2, 2013 3:54 PM

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I just hope it won't be any religious stuff included in this anime, because i'm loving it so far.
 
Jul 6, 2013 9:25 AM
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great epi. now there can be two couples :D hope this pacing and story continues
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Jul 24, 2013 6:44 AM

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The art and animation are stunning.


Really? Personally i thought that the show so far has looked kinda ugly most of the time. The design of the characters look fresh though.

Otherwise i was enjoying until they dropped the j-bomb. I hope they keep that stuff to a minimum.
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Sep 28, 2013 3:26 AM

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judojon said:
That live session scene was so beautiful. The animation was just gorgeous and it really felt like you were down in the basement with them.
I agree. The jazz session was just awesome and Sentaro was sleeping in the church! I'm sure this is gonna be a great anime, it has me laughin' up a lot!
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Apr 7, 2014 12:14 AM

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Top of the stairs at full throttle...now that's what you call flying kick. Or is it a drop kick?

Love at first sight. Well she's pretty so can't blame Sentaro. Ri-chan looks like she fancies Jun, poor Kaoru :(
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May 7, 2014 7:06 AM

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Ritsuko likes Sentarou it was so obvious. I wonder what our MC will do kekeke. And it seems Sentarou fell in love at first sight.



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May 17, 2014 11:49 AM

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Quite lovely episode I must say, some more character development and some nice "beach" episode! Let's see what's next!
 
May 27, 2014 4:30 AM

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Funny episode. Nice character development, even though it's only been 2 episodes! ^-^
 
Jul 4, 2014 7:39 PM

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Only seen two episodes but I'm liking this anime so far. The art and animation are OK, and the music isn't bad, either!
 
Dec 3, 2014 1:14 PM

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Wow.
I don't know why I waited so long gor start watching this series.
Brilliant. This is it. This is how story should be showed.
Really like it in any aspect, beautiful art, great soumdtrack and comedy part. I'm really into it.
Dub = fake crap. Always.
 
Jan 8, 2015 12:53 AM

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Convenient thugs

But whatever

Enjoyable episode
 
Jan 14, 2015 2:16 AM

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2:40 into this episode Kaoru is seen listening to Art Blakey's recording on a Japan-only release Pioneer Vacuum Tube Console. Someone here in the States just scored one in mint condition and posted a picture of it in a Facebook group. My first reaction was "That's the stereo in Kids on the Slope!" Hyper-realistic anime strikes again hits a home run with the ball going into the stands!
 
Mar 5, 2015 8:46 AM
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i love the opening
 
Mar 15, 2015 10:14 PM

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Apr 9, 2015 9:56 AM

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Recently started to listen to a lot more Jazz, couldn't find a better show to start watching.
    
   
 
Oct 28, 2015 9:36 AM

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This episode went by so quickly, as did the first one. Friends recommended this series but I didn't think it was this good. So, we have a new side character, Sentarou is totally in love.

The OP and ED especially are amazing!
 
Dec 26, 2015 3:21 AM

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He fell in love :X Which is kind of cute I guess ? He is 15 so it's his first love actually for both of them :D
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Jan 17, 2016 9:41 PM

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kaoru trying to fight as well made me embarrassed for him. ahh the live session and the cliff diving were my favourite parts.

still hoping that it is actually gay.
 
Feb 26, 2016 5:57 AM

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Pathetic as it was I'm glad Kaoru decided to "back up" Sentarou in the fight.

Love at first sight huh? Good, now Kaoru might have a chance with Ritsuko.
 
Oct 16, 2016 11:03 AM

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well the guy in the end fell love...story development... Yosha
 
Mar 28, 2017 11:29 AM

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I wonder if thugs like that are actually common in Japan, just hitting on females like that, forcing the girl to go with a group of guys, disgusting.

As for the episode, fantastic scenes and the live session as Kaoru said it ... was some nice music :)
 
May 24, 2017 3:34 AM

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I couldn't stop smiling the entire episode.
I loved that drop kick, it was kinda dangerous but nice.
And the live session was great too.
 
Jun 10, 2017 4:29 AM
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Hahaha i laugh watch this episode very cool :)
 
Jul 28, 2017 5:15 AM
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They are Christians, yay! As a Christian, I can't help but love this anime and the characters!
Richie thought he would go on a date, but Sentaro came along too huh?
Well the fanservice wasn't bad, jumping from that high seemed like fun.
We also got a new character introduced in this ep. So it's a friendship of 2 guys and 2 girls.
 
Aug 31, 2017 2:01 PM

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Hope there's more focus on the music in the next episode.
 
Apr 3, 2018 6:38 AM

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They've captured the josei - romance genre quite nicely, very relatable. I love the OP as well. 9/10 so far
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May 9, 2018 12:01 PM

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Man this was so beautiful, I felt like crying from the beautiful scenes. It has promise to be an amazing anime.
 
Apr 16, 12:13 PM

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I am totally in love with this anime already. The live session was amazing, Ricchan's dad rocked the bass and Junichi on the trumpet was just heaven to my ears. I know it sounds stupid but I actually like the love triangle thing. Maybe because I find Sentarou and Kaoru-kun both very likeable characters. Kaoru swimming sideways was hilarious and he is totally in love with Ricchan. She must sense something right?! Guess Sentarou fell in love with Yurika at the end huh. I can't wait for the next episode!
 
May 23, 12:26 AM
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Why am I a sucker for anime like this
 
Jul 3, 8:43 PM

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Sentaro saves Nishimi from bullies randomly. Cool action scenes though.

Already a water episode?

Tough guy Jesus-kun Sentaro saves defenseless girl and instantly falls in love.

Decent episode. If they can keep things light, I can see myself liking the anime. But as with the all the music anime I've seen, I can expect the melodrama romances to suffocate it.

Great animation.

 
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