[Highlights] Sora Yori mo Tooi Basho 13: To Strive, to Seek, to Find

The end of the journey was quite satisfying. I was expecting some escapist's fantasy when I put Yorimoi on my watch list, but what I got was the entire opposite. The journey has ended, but the feels will carry on! Wow, thousand-year-old air. I don't get how the anime strives to be realistic in every aspect about …

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[Highlights] Sora Yori mo Tooi Basho 11: It’s Hinata’s Turn!

Hinata's turn for what? Backstory + getting motivated by nakama, obviously. I really liked Hinata early on, but I found this episode to be just okay. Nothing horrible, nothing outstanding. Ready for some Hinata? Hinata is confused that she has friends who aren't in Antarctica. Hmm, I really wonder where her parents are. They never …

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[Highlights] Sora Yori mo Tooi Basho 10: What Defines Friendship?

I found this episode to be an interesting one for the question it poses (also because Yuzuki is best girl). How do you define friendship? I reflected a bit on the question below, but I'd love to know some of your opinions! Shirase is a little less than enthusiastic now that they're finally in Antarctica. …

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[Highlights] Sora Yori mo Tooi Basho 09: The Love of Cloud-like People

This episode felt like a filler in the beginning, but it didn't turn out to be about what it claims to be about at all. Wait...what happened to Gin's type being "someone like clouds"? In the end, the episode's more interested in exploring the relationship between Gin and Shirase, which is probably more interesting than …

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