Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 5

俺の妹の親友がこんなXXなわけがない
“Ore no Imōto no Shin’yū ga Konna Batsubatsu na Wake ga Nai”
My Little Sister’s Best Friend Can’t Be This XX”

When Ayase suspects Kirino is hiding something, she puts pressure on her and eventually discovers her hobby, telling her they can no longer be friends. Noticing Kirino falling into despair, Kyosuke resumes his life counseling duties and tries talking to Ayase, who says she wants to make up with her, but cannot accept her hobby having seen reports of crimes relating to eroge. Kyosuke asks for advice from his father, who helps him by giving the full story on those reports. Although Ayase still refuses to make up with Kirino after Kyosuke reveals the truth behind the news story, Kirino gains the courage to stand up to her and expresses her love for both her friends and eroge. When Ayase still has doubts about her hobby, Kyosuke puts on a bold act, which causes Ayase to hate him. However, Ayase realizes that her fight with Kirino is pointless in comparison and apologizes to Kirino for her harsh words. Shortly after, Kyosuke receives a text from Ayase thanking him for helping her and Kirino make up, though warns him not to do anything indecent to Kirino. Continue reading “Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 5”

Yosuga no Sora – Episode 4

On their way home from school, Haruka and Kazuha are interrupted by a frantic Yahiro, who is concerned over the non-appearance of the always-responsible Akira as usual. They discover Akira at her home, collapsed due to exhaustion, and Kazuha proceeds to blame herself and her infatuation with Haruka for not noticing Akira’s condition. Akira recovers a few days later, but confronts Kazuha about her abandonment of Haruka and the inappropriate sense of guilt she feels regarding their father’s actions. Realizing the truth of Akira’s words, Kazuha withdraws into a state of depression while struggling to determine what to do. The day of the festival arrives, and Kazuha works up the courage to appear, where she is reunited with Haruka. Haruka informs Kazuha that her father had been supporting Akira financially in secret all this time and, when Kazuha witnesses her father praising Akira, she realizes that she had misjudged him. Thus, she was able to move past her codependency towards Akira and pursue a whole-hearted romantic relationship with Haruka. Continue reading “Yosuga no Sora – Episode 4”

Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 4

俺の妹が夏コミとか行くわけがない
“Ore no Imōto ga Natsu Komi Toka Iku Wake ga Nai”
“My Little Sister Can’t Be Going to Summerket”

When Kirino forces Kyosuke to play a beat-em-up eroge, he asks Saori for some playing advice. While Kirino has her school friends over, she receives a package from Saori, unaware it is a collection of dōjinshi, forcing Kyosuke to stop her from opening it in front of her regular friends, but his attempts to protect it from her land them in an even more awkward situation. Afterwards, one of Kirino’s friends, Ayase Aragaki, apologizes to Kyosuke on Kirino’s behalf and exchanges phone numbers with him. As way of apology for the incident, Kirino forces Kyosuke to take her to Summer Comiket, along with Saori and Kuroneko. When a special data disc Kirino wants is sold out, Kuroneko wins it for her in a beat-em-up contest. Just as they leave the Comiket, they are spotted by Ayase. Continue reading “Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 4”

Yosuga no Sora – Episode 3

When Kazuha realizes that Haruka has overheard their conversation, she chases him down to clear up any misunderstanding. She reveals that Akira is, in fact, her illegitimate older sister, born of a different mother. Due to her family’s societal standing, Kazuha’s father is not able to acknowledge Akira as his daughter, causing Kazuha to be resentful of her father and to feel a burden of guilt and responsibility towards the always-hard-working Akira. To help lift Kazuha’s spirits, Haruka invites her out on a date, and they subsequently realize and admit their rapidly-progressing feelings towards each other. Meanwhile, Akira continues to try her best on her own, but collapses, apparently due to exhaustion. Continue reading “Yosuga no Sora – Episode 3”

Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 3

俺の妹がこんなに可愛いわけがない
“Ore no Imōto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai”
“My Little Sister Can’t Be This Cute”

Kirino hangs out with Saori and Kuroneko again and is surprised to find that they do not have to worry about hiding their hobbies. Later that day, Kirino’s father learns of her hobby and becomes angry at her. Kirino becomes upset that her hobby has been called “worthless” and runs off, prompting Kyosuke to catch up with her. After seeing Kirino show no desire to give up a part of her life, Kyosuke stands up to his father for her. Though he allows Kirino to keep her hobby, he still shows concern for the eroge Kirino had been seen with, so Kyosuke claims they are his, earning him a punch in the face. Kirino later gives her thanks to Kyosuke, who is taken aback by her unexpected cuteness. Continue reading “Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 3”

Yosuga no Sora – Episode 2

Sora asks Haru to take her measurements so she can have a uniform made, and finally starts attending school with Haruka, though she is disappointed to find that she and Haruka are in different classes. While cleaning the swimming pool as part of a mixed gym, Akira accidentally soaks Kazuha who forgot her swimsuit, and so Akira takes her to dry off. Haruka finds Kazuha’s phone and goes to return it, only to overhear a sensual-sounding conversation in which Kazuha addresses Akira as “Onee-chan” (big sister). Continue reading “Yosuga no Sora – Episode 2”

Ore no Imoto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 2

俺が妹とオフ会に行くわけがない
“My Little Sister Can’t Bring me to an IRL Meet”
“Ore ga Imōto to Ofu Kai ni Iku Wake ga Nai”

Noticing Kirino has no one to share her hobbies with, Kyosuke asks for advice from his friend, Manami Tamura, who suggests that she make some otaku friends. Kirino joins an online community and is invited to an otaku tea party at a maid café in Akihabara, but has trouble talking to any of the other members. However, she is later asked to join members Saori Vageena and Kuroneko, the latter of which gets into a heated debate with her about their favorite anime. After a day of shopping around Akihabara, they decide to keep sharing messages while Kyosuke finishes the game Kirino asked him to complete. Continue reading “Ore no Imoto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 2”

Yosuga no Sora – Episode 1

After the sudden death of their parents, Haruka and his twin sister Sora move to the house formerly inhabited by their late grandfather, in a small village they often visited as children. There, Haruka encounters several of the residents, some of whom are old friends, but Sora stays at home, refusing to go to school even as Haruka starts attending. Realizing that Haruka is growing more and more distant and slipping from her grasp, Sora goes to Haruka’s room at night and appeals to Haruka as she removes her clothes… Continue reading “Yosuga no Sora – Episode 1”

Ore no Imoto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 1

俺が妹と恋をするわけがない
Ore ga Imōto to Koi o Suru Wake ga Nai
My Little Sister Can’t Be My Love

After bumping into his little sister, Kirino, in the hall, Kyosuke Kosaka finds a magical girl anime DVD which contains a little-sister themed eroge (an adult game) inside. Kyosuke soon learns the game belongs to Kirino and confronts her about it, though says she would not be weird for having such a hobby and would offer his advice any time. Later that night, Kirino brings Kyosuke into her room, where she reveals her secret stash of erotic games and anime, explaining that she loves little sister types, though is unable to explain how she got into it. Having not had anyone to share her hobby with, Kirino gets Kyosuke, who promises to keep her obsession a secret from their parents, to play through one of her eroge for an unbiased opinion. Continue reading “Ore no Imoto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai – Episode 1”