Thoughts on Hinamatsuri

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Upon finishing the final episode, I’m left with a conflicting feeling of “…That’s it?” Ironically enough, a line stated by one of the characters in said last episode went something like that: “What was all that build-up for?” I’m unsure as to if the anime was trying to make it feel as though the rug had been pulled from under one to be funny. It’s not really funny, especially when there are points in the series where it feels genuinely serious in its tone. Those points are what make this series worth watching. (more…)