Actually, this is more sound design in horror, isn’t it?
Some time ago I mentioned that I really should write something about sound design in comedy. We’re finally getting to that today. We’ll be doing a case study at some point, and since it was Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun that prompted this topic (and we should commemorate the end of a great show) let’s pick an episode from that. For simplicity’s sake we’ll stick with just the first episode. Everyone’s watched that, right? If you haven’t you really should. For one, you need to if you want to keep up with everything we’ll be referencing. It’s also a really funny series. Go on. We’ll wait.