Jul 062013

Hey everyone, Fenrir here with a snippet of some “Food for Thought” on a rather “hot” topic of debate, and that happens to be KyoAni’s new anime: Free! Otherwise known as that one “swimming anime”, Free! certainly delivers on providing quality animation with a very strong slice-of-life feel. But it also splashes into some debate:  some fans  are upset that KyoAni has gone in this direction to pander to a demographic that they’re not associated with (i.e. fangirls).

Free! promotional poster

But is Free! really a threat to the anime industry and its commitment to pandering to a largely male demographic? Well, let’s take a look at the first episode and find out.

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