40 Seasons in 40 Days: Summer 2003

You know a series is bad when this is the most memorable moment, and no one even remembers the buildup to this

Today I wrap up my look at the year 2003 in the 25th day of this retrospective. I also have to start by saying 2 of the 4 items examined today are candidates for personal worst anime of the decade. Perhaps this season was the absolute rock bottom of the malaise era. I certainly hope so.

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40 Seasons in 40 Days: Winter 2003

When even buildings can't be drawn correctly, you know there's going to be massive problems with content.

For the 10th entry in this series, I can probably say with near certainty that the winter of 2003 was probably my worst. I was still catching up on series I had never watched from the 90s and never really looked into anything new. The one TV series was a follow up, while the 2 OVAs were a combination of established franchise and a one-shot that I wasted 20 minutes of my life on.

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