Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Welcome to this week’s review of notable instances of transit, place and culture as rendered in anime currently broadcast in Japan and simulcast internationally via the web. For a detailed outline of the approach, please refer to the explanation in the inaugural issue. Links to streaming sources are included when available, though not all may have current episode available at the time this column is published.

Sound! Euphonium

(響け! ユーフォニアム Hibike! Yūfoniamu)
Watch: Crunchyroll

Fan Pilgrimage Update

@ye_bi_su (post), @R_ada_cchi (post), @mi_kawana (update: post), @rinebarrels (post), @etesuke (post), @thunder_cycle (updates: post 1, post 2; new: post 3), @kbt_tigers1985 (post) made pilgrimages to Uji, Kyoto Prefecture for Episode 11.

Episode 11

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Keihan 13000 series (京阪13000系) train

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Hazuki and Kumiko ride the Keihan Uji Line (京阪宇治線) on the evening commute home from school.

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Ōbaku Station (黄檗駅)

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Ajirogi no michi (あじろぎの道)

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Todō Senior High School (莵道高校)

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Uji City Culture Center (宇治文化センター)

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

Sound! Euphonium 響け! ユーフォニアム

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan

(長門有希ちゃんの消失 Nagato Yuki-chan no Shōshitsu)
Watch: Funimation

Fan Pilgrimage Update

@thunder_cycle made a pilgrimage (updates: post 1, post 2; new: post 3) to Nishinomiya, Hyōgo Prefecture for Episode 12.

@keyboar made pilgrimages to (post 1) Nishinomiya for Episode 10; and (post 2) Kōnan Hospital in Kamokogahara, Higashinada Ward, Kōbe (all Hyōgo Prefecture) for Episode 11.

@thunder_cycle made a pilgrimage (post 1, post 2, post 3) to Nagano City, Nagano Prefecture for Episode 7 through Episode 9.

Episode 12

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

Yuki and Kyon pass through the ticket wicket at Nishinomiya-Kitaguchi Station (西宮北口駅) on their morning commute to school.

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

Nishi-kita Park (にしきた公園)

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

Nishinomiya City Central Library (西宮市立中央図書館)

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

Bicycle parking outside the main entrance of the library

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

Nishinomiya-Kita High School (西宮北高等学校). Students begin the walk home on the evening commute.

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

Correction 2015/06/29: Kōyōen Station (甲陽園駅)

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan 長門有希ちゃんの消失

After school, Kyon accompanies Yuki to retrieve her repaired glasses at a shop in the Amagasaki Chūō Shōtengai (尼崎中央商店街).

Hello!! Kinmoza

(ハロー!! きんいろモザイク Harō!! Kin’iro Mozaiku)
Watch: Crunchyroll

Fan Pilgrimage Update

@teo_imperial made pilgrimages to Tsudanuma, Narashino for Episode 4 and Episode 8; Chiba Station for Episode 10; and Mimomi and Tsudanuma in Narashino (all Chiba Prefecture) for Episode 11.

@habusan published a Field Guide to the journey from Keisui-Usui Station in Sakura through Chiba Station, Onjuku and Katsuura (all Chiba Prefecture) for Episode 10.

Episode 11

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Mimomi (実籾), Narashino, Chiba Prefecture

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Mimomi Hongō Park (実籾本郷公園)

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Mimomi Station (実籾駅), Keisei Main Line (京成本線)

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

Tsudanuma PARCO (津田沼パルコ) and other buildings in the commercial district surrounding Tsudanuma Station (津田沼駅) in Narashino

Hello!! Kinmoza ハロー!! きんいろモザイク

My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO!

(やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている。続 Yahari Ore no Seishun Rabu Kome wa Machigatteiru. Zoku)
Watch: Crunchyroll

Fan Pilgrimage Update

@teo_imperial made a pilgrimage to Inage, Inage Ward, Chiba City, Chiba Prefecture for Episode 10.

Episode 12

My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO! やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている。続

Haruno tortures Hachiman when the two meet in an outdoor cafe seating area at the Aurora Mall Jun’nu (オーロラモールジュンヌ), part of the Sogo Chiba (そごう千葉店) complex, adjacent to Keisei Chiba Station and JR Chiba Station in Chiba’s central commercial district. Third place can be used for evil too!

My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO! やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている。続

My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO! やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている。続

My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO! やはり俺の青春ラブコメはまちがっている。続

Re-Kan!

( レーカン! Rēkan!)
Watch: Crunchyroll

Fan Pilgrimage Update

@darkflame_esper made a pilgrimage to Sōka, Saitama Prefecture for multiple episodes.

 

Special Items

@fureshima made a pilgrimage to Hannō, Saitama Prefecture for Yama no Susume Second Season.

@yomikatajiyu made a pilgrimage to Nagoya Station for Nōrin.

@yomikatajiyu updated a previous pilgrimage to Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture for Tsuritama.

@yomikatajiyu made a pilgrimage to Nakatosa, Kōchi Prefecture for the 1993 Studio Ghibli film Umi ga Kikoeru.