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Kuroko no Basuke – 23

「大人じゃねーよ!」 (Otona Janei yo!)
“I’m Not Mature!”

Wow. This episode. Aided by some stellar animation and a great soundtrack, the intensity of the epic match between Kise and Aomine brings is simply, off the charts.

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September 9, 2012 at 10:11 pm Comments (37)

Kokoro Connect – 10

「それを言葉にするということ」 (Sore o Kotoba ni Suru toiu Koto)
“Putting Into Words”

I realize that this episode was meant to focus on Himeko and her own personal intentions in the future, but I can’t help but feel a much higher respect for Iori at the same time.

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September 9, 2012 at 10:08 pm Comments (48)

Muv-Luv Alternative Total Eclipse – 11

「BETA 進撃」 (BETA Shingeki)
“BETA Offensive”

The title says it all. It’s BETA, more BETA, and Soviet espionage this week on Total Eclipse.

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September 9, 2012 at 6:04 pm Comments (56)

Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita – 11

「妖精さんの、ひみつのおちゃかい」 (Yōsei-san no, Himitsu no Ochikai)
The Fairies’ Secret Tea Party””

Perhaps more than any great series of recent vintage, Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita has stubbornly refused to let the audience get a handle on just what kind of show it really is.

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September 9, 2012 at 4:59 pm Comments (30)

La storia della Arcana Famiglia – 11

「Arcano Triangolo」
“Arcano Triangle”

The penultimate episode of La storia della Arcana Famiglia was such a tease with all its semi-romantic moments!

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September 9, 2012 at 12:13 pm Comments (13)

Uchuu Kyoudai – 23

「親父と息子とムッタクロース」 (Oyaji to Musuko to Mutta Kurōsu)
“Father, Son, and Mutta Claus”

Just as the title suggests, this was a week of fatherly expectations.

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September 9, 2012 at 5:48 am Comments (10)

Hyouka – 18, 19

「連峰は晴れているか」 (Renpou wa Hareteiru ka) & 「心あたりのある者は」 (Kokoroatari no Aru Mono wa)
“Is the Mountain Range Sunny?” & “Anyone Who Knows”

For the inquisitive mind who loves to question the how and why of anything and everything, Hyouka’s everyday whodunits can be quite compelling to watch, even if a case is mundane and unimportant.

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September 9, 2012 at 3:05 am Comments (63)