Them Cicadas, They’re a’ Cryin’: Anime in the Summer of 2011

Analog Housou is back with another installment of our seasonal anime reviews! This time we got everyone in on the fun! Ikoku Meiro no Croisée (wah) I’m not a huge manga reader, so I’m hardly ahead of the game when it comes to anime adaptations of manga. However, a few years back mt-i mailed me

Something to Chu Chu On: Astarotte no Omocha!

Astarotte no Omocha! cut a unique–and not terribly endowed–figure amongst the 2011 Spring anime listings. As one would expect, the usual complement of anime critics shuddered at its premise and doujinshi-friendly designs, immediately dismissing the show as borderline pornography for the lolicon masses, while us lolicon embraced the show with open arms. However, what Astarotte