It's the first day of high school, and plenty of school clubs are doing their best to recruit new members. However, for ditzy Yui, none of them seem to fit the bill. However, when she accidentally signs up to join the light music club, Yui begins a hilarious adventure to become a world class guitarist! There's just one problem: she's never played the guitar before in her life! Joined by bassist Mio, drummer Ritsu and keyboardist Tsugumi, Yui and the gang will juggle their studies with buying instruments, learning how to read music and even performing in the school festival, all in the hopes of someday becoming a successful band!
Having spent most of my summer engulfed in the world of engineering, I figured a series based on music would be a great distraction. Tack on some hyper-energetic high school girls and a slice-of-life setting, and K-On’s light-hearted charm naturally piqued my interest. This premise is undoubtedly what makes K-On so captivating. As a whole, the show never attempts to step beyond... read more
There is one thing I love in animation, and hell, production in general. When people are shown playing instruments, they hit the actual notes, strike the right drums/cymbals. K-ON!, as a show centered around a music club, nails this. It is a visual pleasure to watch these girls play, simply because it is right. It is correct. It is well done!
The characters themselves also look nice. In a world of... read more
|K-On! Ura-On!||DVD Special||2009||Omake|
|K-On! Live House||DVD Special||2010||Side Story|
|K-On!! Ura-On!!||DVD Special||2010||Same Franchise|
|K-On!! Special||DVD Special||2011||Same Franchise|
|K-On! Anthology Comic||2009||TBD|
|K-ON! - College||2011||TBD|
|K-ON! - High School||2011||TBD|