Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso Episode 12 Review

This week’s episode of Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso comprises some of my favourite parts of the original manga. It begins with Kousei’s emotional introspection and his ongoing struggle with his music, to play or not to play, when playing … Continue reading

Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso Episode 11 Review

“So ephemeral and weak, but it’s shining with all its might… Thump, thump like a heartbeat… This is the light of life.” – Kaori This performance was definitely a pivotal point in Kousei’s personal development as a character, as Friend … Continue reading

Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso Episode 10 Review

“The stars will shine over your head.” – Kaori Rating: 5/5 must watch clouds SIMPLY BEAUTIFULY. ABSOLUTELY STUNNING. How should I even review this episode? There was so much meaningful dialogue, symbolic scenery, so many emotions and so much intensity. … Continue reading

Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso Episode 9 Review

“I abandoned all other infinite possibilities of mine, and chose that one…” Kaori’s amazing on stage, but I think Emi gave one of the most unforgettable performances of the series thus far, even for what I’ve seen ahead in the … Continue reading

Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso Episode 8 Review

“Let it ring… let it ring… let it ring.” – Emi I was SERIOUSLY getting goosebumps throughout Emi’s performance. It’s stunning to see how someone like Kousei, so elevated in the public eye as the human metronome, someone you really … Continue reading

Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso Episode 7 Review

OHMIGOSH SHIGATSU WA KIMI NO USO LEAVING US ON A CLIFFHANGER AFTER THIS WEEK’S EPISODE. SOOOO MUCH BUILD-UP I CAN’T STAND IT!!!!! Rating: 4.2/5 curiously excited clouds “To follow the score and play exactly as the composer intended… now that’s … Continue reading

Shigatsu was Kimi no Uso Episode 6 Review

“My world had changed long ago. It’s just that I never realized it…” – Arima Episode six presented two kinds of developing relationships and friendships, one between Kousei and Tsubaki and one between Kousei and Kaori. Although Kousei has known … Continue reading

Shigatsu was Kimi no Uso Episode 5 Review

“Your face says the suffering is so painful, too painful to bear…” Rating: 4.2/5 curiously excited clouds I love how the series beautifully framed this week’s episode with the jump at Doryo Bridge. It begins with a flashback of Kousei, … Continue reading

Shigatsu was Kimi no Uso Episode 4 Review

“Mozart’s teling us from up in the sky, ‘Go on a journey. A man away from home need feel no shame.’ Let’s go out there and shame ourselves like crazy!” – Kaori Rating: 4.2/5 curiously excited clouds This week’s episode … Continue reading

Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso Episode 3 Review

“You exist within spring. You exist inside a spring that can’t be replaced…” – Kousei Rating: 4/5 curiously excited clouds After Friend A is appointed as the substitute of the day, Kousei and Kaori head to a dessert café. It’s … Continue reading