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Aggressive Retsuko (2016)
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Aggressive Retsuko (2016)
Original name: アグレッシブ烈子
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Musical
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Retsuko is a 25-year old red panda who works in her dream company's accounting department. But it turns out that she is forced to keep doing more and more impossible tasks by her superiors and co-workers. She doesn't talk back to them, but she still has to let off steam, so she ends up going to karaoke by herself and singing death metal.
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: anthropomorphism, working life, slice of life, fashion, rock, female friendship, rock music, female protagonist, karaoke, office romance, female bonding, furry, friendship between women, cabin, metal, music, everyday life

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Story: Frustrated with her thankless office job, Retsuko the Red Panda copes with her daily struggles by belting out death metal karaoke after work.
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