Clannad After Story – Episode 20

Shiokaze no Tawamure
The Tidal Breeze’s Mischief

When Tomoya brings Ushio to school he meets her teacher, who is none other than Kyou Fujibayashi and they have a conversation. After that, Tomoya goes to work and Yūsuke asks him for Fūko to play with Ushio, since she likes her. Tomoya agrees to this and Fūko arrives at his house to play until the evening when she goes back home. When it is time to sleep, Tomoya uses Nagisa’s song to lull Ushio to sleep. The next day, Kyou tells Tomoya about sports day at school where the parents are to participate as well. He is reluctant about it, but Ushio encourages him, which makes him change his mind. One evening, Ushio is taking a stroll to the new hospital by herself and encounters Fūko on her way. When the latter asks why she does this, Ushio says it is for no real reason. The next day, Tomoya is preparing for the meet at Furukawa Bread with Sanae and Akio, when Ushio is suddenly struck with a fever, much to the others’ shock. Continue reading “Clannad After Story – Episode 20”

Akikan! – Episode 7

“Transfer Student, Welcome!”
“Tenkōsei, Daikangei!” (転校生、大歓迎!)

Najima decides to enroll Yell into class where she becomes popular with the class for announcing herself as a maid. Kakeru makes a habit out of flustering Kizaki, who is acting as their teacher. Later on, the class plays a game of baseball, but neither Melon nor Yell can get a good grip of the rules and end up running around town. Jealous of her relationship with Najima, Yurika challengs Yell to a showdown, but Yell loses due to being distracted by Yurika’s bouncing breasts. Otoya calls Kakeru reminding him of the Akikan Elect, but Kakeru refuses to hear it. He then decides to buy Melon a cell phone so they can stay in touch easier. Continue reading “Akikan! – Episode 7”

Clannad After Story – Episode 19

The Road Home

Tomoya and Ushio get back from their trip together. After spending a night with Nagisa’s parents, they leave for Tomoya’s apartment, where they will both be living from now on. Some time later, Tomoya takes a day off from work and the two meet up with Kōko, whose sister Fūko finally woke up from her coma and has been released from the hospital. Afterward, Tomoya and Ushio visit Tomoya’s father. Tomoya manages to convince his father into moving back to the countryside with his mother. While Tomoya and Ushio say goodbye to Tomoya’s father, a light appears and gets absorbed by Tomoya, while only being noticed by Ushio. Continue reading “Clannad After Story – Episode 19”

Clannad After Story – Episode 18

Daichi no Hate
The Ends of the Earth

While on the trip, Tomoya buys a toy robot he picks out for Ushio to play with after they arrive in the countryside. The next day, after staying at an inn the previous night, Tomoya and Ushio take a walk through the area and come across a field of flowers. Ushio plays in the field as Tomoya watches, but Ushio soon loses the robot in the field; they try to look for it, but to no avail. Remembering something from his past, Tomoya goes off to another area and meets his grandmother Shino Okazaki, his father’s mother. She tells Tomoya how he came here with his father shortly after his mother died, and Shino tells Tomoya how his father worked very hard to support him over the years. Tomoya finally comes to terms with his father, and realizes he is not a bad father. When they go back to the field where Ushio is, she still cannot find the robot, and does not want to stop looking because it was the first thing her father ever gave her. Tomoya realizes his previous mistakes and vows to try his best for Ushio from now on, who is very happy at the prospect of being with her father. On the way home, Tomoya starts telling Ushio about Nagisa for the first time. While telling her about his late wife, Tomoya has flashbacks and soon remembers the image of her hand falling from his moments after Ushio was born, passing away immediately afterwards. He ends up with tears streaking his face and says her name twice. Ushio pulls on his shirt and he turns to face her, and after he noticed her crying he wiped her tears. He then went back to telling Ushio about Nagisa. Continue reading “Clannad After Story – Episode 18”

Akikan! – Episode 6

“Deeply touched! Humans and Akikans”
“Kandō! Hito to Akikan to” (感動!人とアキカンと)

Melon discovers Yell who had just harmed Kakeru with her sword. Before the battle could continue, Najima returns Yell to can form, apologises and runs off. Kakeru declines going to the hospital, since it would get Najima in trouble. Feeling responsible for his injuries, Melon decides to fight Yell on her own. Yell tries to console her owner, but Najima is still in shock. Melon arrives, tells Najima to go to Kakeru, and tells Yell to follow her to the baseball stadium where none would get hurt. When Kakeru becomes aware of the situation, he starts to head off to find them. Najima asks if he likes Melon, he said he thinks of both of them as his important friends, and wants to be friends with Yell too. Stuck in a traffic jam, they ask Goro to come by with his motorbike. When it almost crashes, Yurika appears as a fully fledged witch and carries them to safety. The fight between Melon and Yell had reached a critical point with both of them reaching their limits, but Kakeru stops the fight and tells everyone to get along. Continue reading “Akikan! – Episode 6”

Clannad After Story – Episode 17


Five years after Tomoya left Ushio with Sanae and Akio, he spends his days at work and spending money on smoking and drinking. Sanae and Tomoya go out together into town, and she asks him to go with her and Akio on a family trip; after Sanae continues to ask him, he accepts. The day of the trip, he discovers that both Sanae and Akio have left him and Ushio alone together. The two spend the next day and night together, and when Sanae and Akio still do not show up, Tomoya asks Ushio if she would be willing to still go on a trip, even if it was only with a person like him. The two decide to take the trip by themselves and, as they walk, Tomoya wonders where they are headed. Continue reading “Clannad After Story – Episode 17”

Akikan! – Episode 5

“Dating Relationship?”
“Dēto!? na Kankei” (デート!?な関係)

Kakeru starts to become curious about where the Akikan owner is, while Najima notices the ringtab on Melon’s ear. When she asks Kakeru concerning the date, she is told it would have to be postponed indefinitely. Later, Melon spots someone on a baseball game that looked similar to the Akikan she fought, and they go off to investigate, visiting an amusement park and a baseball game, where it turns out the girl in question was just a sports drink vendor. Najima spots the two together, and orders Yell to punish Kakeru. Yell then proceeds to slash her energy sword across his stomach. Continue reading “Akikan! – Episode 5”