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[Spoilers] Oregairu/Yahari/My Teenage Romantic Comedy SNAFU: An Angel and her Knight

“They interact with each other, and while they deprecate each other, they grow to have a begrudging respect that transforms into awe for each other’s talents, awe that escalates at several points into an overestimation of each other’s true abilities and a confusion of each other’s true selves.”

Their expectations toward each other can be imagined as something rather fairy-tale-like. Hikigaya viewed Yukino as something an angel. Yukino still views Hikigaya as something of a knight. The angel imagery is something that the show has played up with Yukino before in the two’s first encounter with each other. The knight thing is something the fanbase conjured up on its own, with frequent parallels between Hikigaya and Batman being drawn. They are comparisons I find myself agreeing with, but not for the positive connotations many in the fanbase commonly associate the comparisons with. If it were not for popular American and, by extension, Western media culture, I think “dark knight” woul...

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ZeroReq0111094d ago

This is an analysis of a couple of Oregairu's/Yahari's/My Teenage Romantic Comedy SNAFU's characters. Feel free to comment, and please enjoy.