The Urusei Yatsura Viewing Project, part 21: “Duel! Ataru vs. Ataru”/”Wake Up to a Nightmare”


Episode 21a: “Duel! Ataru vs. Ataru”

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The Urusei Yatsura Viewing Project, part 20: “Sleepy Springtime Classroom”/”Peach-blossom Poetry Contest”

Note: we’re now around 10% of the way through the TV series!


Episode 20a: “Sleepy Springtime Classroom”

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The Urusei Yatsura Viewing Project, part 19: “The Tearful Diary of Tomorrow”/”Whose Kid is This?”

First, a couple of housekeeping notes.  The mother of one of my housemates is visiting, so it’s possible I may miss a day or two (that’s part of the reason I didn’t post yesterday, the other being that it was a holiday).

The second one is that I discovered that AnimEigo has some of their liner notes available on their website.  They only cover the first few seasons, but I recommend them if you’re looking for more detailed notes on some of the jokes and cultural references.  They also have staff credits, so I’ll be able to use those to compare writers, directors, etc.


Episode 19a: “The Tearful Diary of Tomorrow”

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