Free! - Iwatobi Swim Club

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4.6
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  • 0 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    One of the best anime of 2013
    Aside from Attack on Titan, Free! was the only other anime worth watching last year. I highly recommend it to anyone who will listen to me.

    Besides all of the amazing things about it, from the animation to the plot itself, I consider the fact that it was so easy to watch one of it's best features. You can sit back, relax and watch an episode without having to worry about your feels being ...
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  • I love this show, they should make more!!
    This is one of the best animes I have watched. When it was over I felt lost for what I should have watched. I hope that they make more because it helped me realize how obsessed I became of this show. OR at least show more of when they were younger!! I need more of the hope and courage they gave me to strive for excellence but not to hurt others in the process. Team is all you need. A team of ...
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  • Great Anime For Fangirls!
    This anime was really good, but it's best not to watch in front of your siblings ( or parents xD ), because you'll hear something like" Y/N, quit watching shirtless anime men and take the trash out! " Or something like that. xD It's not only anime for girls, it can be for guys to.
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  • This anime is just so cute!
    This show is one of my favorites! Humor and a big chunk of bromance, which give the anime it's charm. Sometimes, the animation is wonderful, sometimes it could improve. The storyline may not be well developed as for instance Naruto, but I like that. Too long or too developed storylines can sometimes be tiring, and these more humble ones can give a break from the ordinary day-to-day-life.

    Not ...
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  • Wish there were more eps
    Wish there was more of this series. I can see it being a hard anime to keep up for longer than 12 episodes but I think they could make it work. Caught sight of this anime via a clip in an AMV. Gotta say, it was the swimming that caught my eye and when I did the research ...well, let's say Haruka comes to the forefront - A LOT.

    I am female so I'll probably be accused of liking it just for ...
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Not only for women..
    Although I've read that this anime was drawn for the intended female audience, the story itself has a great layout and many males and females alike can relate with the characters within the plot.

    No Yaoi or Bara in case you were wondering. It's a story of four friends + extra. Unlike most sports-related anime I've watched, this one had a very consistent and progressive outline.

    There is no ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    I LOVED it! Highly recommended!
    This anime is amazing. The characters are surely loveable, the art is beautiful, and the thesis of the entire series is developed well.

    What can I say? I have been craving for something to watch that didn't have a lot of cheesy dialogue, one that contained a bit of romance, one that would have great drawings, and so on. I'm glad that I have stumbled upon this interesting series. Knowing myself, ...
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  • 1 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    There isn't much of a plot line
    The characters are adorable. But like I said there isn't much of a plot line. I guess a anime about swimming gives you what it is. They start a swim team, get in a bit of trouble, an old friend comes back and then they complete. There's a lil and I mean lil twist at the end. It was a good time filler better than the basket ball one I'm in the middle of. I think it was good there were only 12 or 13 ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    An enjoyable anime, no questions asked.
    I've heard many guys say that they can't stand this anime. I've heard girls say that it isn't for guys. Can we all just step back a moment to appreciate the fact that this is a good anime, with enjoyable characters and great animation? My brother and I both love this anime, and we both think that the stir caused by it is ridiculous. Yes, there are shirtless guys. So what? Of course they're ...
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  • Not everyone's cup of tea but worth a taste
    Despite how wildly popular it is, it isn't for everyone. There's no boy's love in it, but there is a gratuitous amount of close ups of certain anatomy and it's never from the one girl in the show. Not many animation studios dangle boy candy at their viewers. Kudos to KyoAni for taking the risk. This story is generic, but it develops in an organic way and is balanced out with good animation. If ...
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