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‘Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai’ So-far Exceeds Expectations

At first glance, you might think this anime to be another fan-servicing harem. The very first image you see, after all, is of an attractive anime girl in a playboy bunny outfit. This impression, however, could not be further from the truth. It is, in fact, a heartwarming story centring around male protagonist Sakuta Azusagawa and his "bunny girl senpai" Mai Sakurajima. The show focuses on different symptoms of so-called "Adolescence Syndrome", in which supernatural events and circumstances happen. The initial plot point of this is that Mai is literally invisible to everyone but Sakuta. From this, the two bond, and the audience in turn bonds with their characters...