A Daily Dose of Battles: Yukari vs Nyamo

A fight to the death?

10:00 AM on 01.30.2013

Let's literally kick things off with our first themed Daily Dose of 2013! The week, your favorite Japanator editors let you know which famous anime battles get their adrenaline going, fists clenched, and showcase what we all crave. Epic battle sequences. Pull out the popcorn and prepare for a trip down memory lane. Don't see your anime being represented? Let us know your favorite scene the comments, and I'll do my best to post the most popular reader battle scene at the end of the week!

Eric Koziol - Azumanga Daioh Episode 4

"Battles come in all shapes, sizes, and types. When friends fight however, things get super real. As far as I'm concerned, the best characters of Azumanga Daioh may very well be the teachers. As I've aged, and become a teacher myself --the dynamics of all the characters, especially Yukari and Nyamo, increasingly make more sense. They make me laugh even harder.

I love how Yukari's attempt to sabotage the match only end up hurting her. Not only that, but she can't help throw a crack at Nyamo even when she herself, is in a moment of weakness. The rest of this "fight" pretty much goes as expected, but it still manages to be hilarious the entire way."

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