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Hell Teacher Nube! I remembered this anime a few weeks ago while I was taking a dump in the dark one night. This anime was episodic(not sure can't really remember well) and is about a teacher that has a hand of a demon. He uses his hand to exorcise ghost and stuff haunting the school. There is one episode in this anime where a white mist-like hand suddenly pops out of the toilet boil and haunts whoever is taking a dump. This episode was the reason why I peed on my bed a lot when I was a kid.

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There is one episode in this anime where a white mist-like hand suddenly pops out of the toilet boil and haunts whoever is taking a dump.

I used to have a pathological fear of a lamprey in the toilet lunging out and somehow zooming up my ass like a really proactive tapeworm.

Your comment reminds me, though - the Ghost Stories dub is hysterical.

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I used to have a pathological fear of a lamprey in the toilet lunging out and somehow zooming up my ass like a really proactive tapeworm.

Your comment reminds me, though - the Ghost Stories dub is hysterical.

I'd be more scared of the lamprey than the ghostly hand though.

Never heard of Ghost Stories but MAL rating is 7.8/10 and IMDb is 8.3/10 so I'd give it a try later. The first thing that comes to mind when I hear comedy anime is Working! , you should give it a try if haven't watched it yet.

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I'd be more scared of the lamprey than the ghostly hand though.

Never heard of Ghost Stories but MAL rating is 7.8/10 and IMDb is 8.3/10 so I'd give it a try later. The first thing that comes to mind when I hear comedy anime is Working! , you should give it a try if haven't watched it yet.

I'm usually a bigger fan of shounen and/or other fighting kinda stuff, but I've gotten a bit more exposure to comedy anime recently. I might actually like Working! since I used to work in food service. My friend is watching One Punch Man, and I've been watching over his shoulder. Seems pretty good and funny so far, I've never seen a Dilbert character be the hero of an anime before.

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Recently watched Hellsing Ultimate. Overall I'd say 5.5/10 it's ok without being great. The problem with an anime being just one season of 10 episodes is very little room for character development and pacing. Upside there's no filler episodes. It left me wanting more so I suppose that's good as it means the series wasn't awful. At the same time there's no real sense of closure.

 

What I liked most would have to be the violence. Whether it was Alucard, Anderson, or even Seras on occassion this was hands down the bloodiest anime I've seen. Over the top in every possible way is exactly what I want from anime - particularly an anime involving vampires.

 

What I disliked most...the soundtrack. It freakin' sucked. Wildly inappropriate for the most part the soundtrack often took away from what would otherwise have been impactful scenes. Case and point London is burning, vampires are sacking the city and people are terrified. You know what DOESN'T fit this scene at all? Fucking JPop I'll leave it there.

 

What I would have liked to see more of? Seras struggling with herself. For the most part Seras comes off as innocent, almost a comic relief character at times, that was fine (once I got over how god damned awful the scene with her learning she's a vampire was). Then all of a sudden she turns all pissed off and badass for half an episode. Then she's all innocent and a little whiny again for pretty much the rest of the series. If they had just developed the character a little more and changed that first scene with her as a vampire. How does it feel to be a vampire? *cheeky grin* wait what *freakout*? Sorry but that really got under my skin.

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I've actually written a manga chapter as a birthday present for a friend before. Did it again this year but ended up being the length of about three chapters. Composing fight scenes is a bitch...

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I used to be into a lot of anime when I was young teen but kinda slipped out of it aside from the classics. Just now getting back into some as of the past year.  I absolutely loved Parasyte. Devilman Crybaby was a pretty fun watch as well.  Lately though its been all about Dragon Ball Super. I loved DB as a kid and kinda neglected the new stuff for a while but I saw the trailer for the Broly movie and now Ive already watched every english dub, going to start the subs here in the next few days and probably be finished in 2 weeks. I think it's pretty great, the new animation makes for superb fight scenes and theyve made some surprisingly intriguing arcs with the new vilians.

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On 8/3/2018 at 10:22 AM, Black Milk said:

I used to be into a lot of anime when I was young teen but kinda slipped out of it aside from the classics. Just now getting back into some as of the past year.  I absolutely loved Parasyte. Devilman Crybaby was a pretty fun watch as well.  Lately though its been all about Dragon Ball Super. I loved DB as a kid and kinda neglected the new stuff for a while but I saw the trailer for the Broly movie and now Ive already watched every english dub, going to start the subs here in the next few days and probably be finished in 2 weeks. I think it's pretty great, the new animation makes for superb fight scenes and theyve made some surprisingly intriguing arcs with the new vilians.

The animation was wonky early on and I hated the rehashing of the previous two movies as arcs but full credit to Toei for getting their shit together after that. I struggled through the sub for the final ten episodes because I got impatient and it's brilliant. It'll be better when I can follow the dialogue a bit easier though.

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