Whiffs and Aces: Birdie Wings' Mixed Depiction of Golf
The surprise spring 2022 hit anime is...not about golf. Directed by and produced by , the anime is instead about making the most of bad situations, finding ways to profit from the things you're passionate about while still engaging with them on your own terms, and, most prominently, lesbian camp romance. Golf is the means through which Birdie Wing explores these ideas, though, so it's only fair to examine what the anime original series gets right and wrong about its namesake sport.
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