The Key To A Successful Interview Is A Good First Impression! is a Ranma ½ Fic written by The Sage of Toads.As the Trope Codifiers of the Takahashi Couple and one of the oldest pairings in web-based fanfiction, Ranma Saotome and Akane Tendo are best known as one of the most violent pairings in anime. The subtle nuances of their relationship have been explored and examined in thousands of fics since the mid 1990s, but in the majority of cases, their relationship remains a case of Belligerent Sexual Tension.Interview on the other hand is a Satire/Parody/Pastiche story about what happens when Ranma gets the chance to meet Akane and reveal his curse under nearly-ideal circumstances, allowing them to strike up a functional friendship. Of course they still live in Nerima and Ranma is still going to have to deal with Kuno, Ryouga, and the Fiancee Brigade so it definitely isn't going to stay ordinary...It has two Spin-Offs: Beautiful Destroyer Sailor Moon a Sailor Moon fanfic and The Merry Killers a Love Hina fanfic taking place in the same verse.
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