Yuri Katsuki (CV: Toshiyuki Toyonaga) is a figure skater who just did awfully during the Grand Prix. Rumours has it he’s going to retire, and Yuri himself is too depressed to continue for a while. He had been practicing in the States, but eventually returns home.
Needing time to think, Yuri borrows the local ice rink and shows one of his childhood friends the routine of his idol, Victor Nikiforov (CV: Junichi Suwabe), and the daughters of hers record it and post it on YouTube. It makes an uproar and Victor decides to quit skating for the season and takes up coaching Yuri, which leads to a change of life for Yuri himself. Continue reading →
Kono Danshi series is a series of stand-alone episodes. Rather than writing about one at the time, I figured I should write about both. Be warned though, this post is full of spoilers. But first some general information.
Kono Danshi series is very artistic in a sense of style. It uses the art to show feelings complemented by great voice acting and some musical pieces. Both of the episodes are boys love… kind of. If you watch these, you’ll know what I mean. I guess reading the summaries of the entire episodes could work too.