I have very little time today, so I will be as brief as possible – Mai HiME is gay, and its good. Go watch it.
Pairs to watch out for:
Yukino’s not-quite-unrequited love for Haruka
Shizuru’s quiet obsession with Natsuki (please, gods, don’t let them be sisters or anything naff like that!)
Mikoto’s desire to protect Mai (does this make Mai her “most important thing”? If so…)
Excellent series – worth watching raw, worth watching any way you can get it. 6 episodes to the end and I’m absolutely hooked.
The manga has significantly less dignity, more nasty-feeling fansevice and the schlub Tate is the protagonist. Everyone I know is rooting for cool, hunky Reito-sama to get Mai. He won’t, but we can always hope. I’m also rooting for Yukino to get some courage and plant a big one on Haruka, while Shizuru takes Natsuki someplace quiet and…
Forget reading reviews – just go watch it! ^_^