Free! - Iwatobi Swim Club

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  • 5
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  • 4
    (58)
  • 3
    (7)
  • 2
    (6)
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4.6
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  • 5 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    Seems pretty interesting.
    Let me start his review off with the fact that I'm a dude...I've read over some of the reviews for this anime and I've got to say, all this talk about fan service needs to stop...There's nothing strange about abs from active tournament level swimmers and what not. Then again, how to interpret that depends on how homophobic and sensitive you guys are...

    I'll be giving this anime a four. Why? ...
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  • IM SO HAPPY THEY MADE THIS!
    I love sports anime! I also swim! Not only that but it's anime that is pointed toward the female fan base!!! I love it!

    But, to turn off fan girl mode. I do think this is going to be a fun anime to watch, there is already the "bad guy"/former friend and i think he has a back story. DRAMA!
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  • This is just magnificent!
    At first I wasn't really too interested in watching this because of the cover... but after watching all the episodes its such a great anime. It doesn't only focus on the physique of these individuals but their mental states of minds as well. I'm looking forward to the upcoming episodes in this series!
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  • 94 out of 97 people found this review helpful:
    Just watch it. You won't regret it.
    First of all I'm a straight male, and this is currently tied for my favorite series this season. I can't decide whether I like this or WATAMOTE more.

    I've shown it to friends, and some of them have said "Yeah this is gay. Literally."

    This is as much yaoi as K-ON is yuri. Seriously. Yeah there are some scenes that could be taken that way, but what it comes down to is that it's a bunch ...
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  • 6 out of 73 people found this review helpful:
    One of the Worst shows i have had the misfortune of watching.
    The Whole show is all fan service no substance. The characters are uninspired and unoriginal. Each episode just seems to be there for the sake of pretty boys taking off their shirt with no real meaning behind it. The lot moves too fast because there Is no substance. The fact that this is so highly rated on crunchyroll is a crime to anime in itself. I hope soon this travesty of a show will be over ...
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    LOVED IT SO MUCH!!!!
    I love this anime sooo much. Not only because of how attractive the guys are, but because the anime so well made. The art is clean and high quality. The way the anime shows the water seems so realistic and beautiful. The story itself is funny and interesting. I look forward to it every week.
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Beautiful animation and beautiful boys *q*
    The first three episodes have been great so far. Amazingly well done animation, as well as interesting characters. This anime makes me want to swim too! (Especially when Haru describes water in the first episode.) Also, Makoto is adorable. They did well in portraying Rin negatively, because I have taken a disliking toward him. xD I'm sure it'll change later on. Also, Kou-chan <3

    Oh my god, ...
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  • 3 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    More sports anime :)
    Similar to Prince of Tennis or Kuroko no Basuke etc. but I love the animation not just of the swimming, but even the simplest movements are done so smoothly really great to watch, plus the characters are awesome
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  • Amazing Swim Skills!
    I love this show so much!! The guys are really hot and the swimming is really cool! It totally looks like real swimming! It has such a great back story for the two main characters (so far.) I also look forward to the next episode to come out
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  • 3 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    An Anime For Everyone
    I usually hate the sports genre... but this one, whether it's a yaoi or full of boy-comradery, has me - somehow - at the edge of my seat, wanting more. The art and minor detail to the show, characterization, and intro/ending credits seem to be carefully thoughtout with great intent in captivating the audiance. The message of the story is brought to us with beauty - in ...
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