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「大いなる神の審判」 (Ooi Naru Kami no Shinpan)
“Grand Divine Judgement”

CØDE:BREAKER starts off with an episode that leaves me cautiously optimistic. Human BBQ anyone?

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October 7, 2012 at 10:51 pm Comments (43)

Little Busters! – 01

「チーム名は…リトルバスターズだ」 (Chīmu Mei wa…Ritoru Basutāzu da)
“The Team Name is…Little Busters”

I don’t think there can be any question that Little Busters! is one of the most anticipated, debated, pre-judged and agonized over anime adaptations in recent years. Now comes the only question that really matters: It it any good?

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October 7, 2012 at 7:10 pm Comments (87)

Shin Sekai Yori – 02

「消えゆく子ら」 (Kieyuku Kora)
“Vanishing Children”

It’s a fascinating world that Shin Sekai Yori is building here, and along with its atmospheric presentation that doesn’t let up, the show continues to deliver an engrossing watch.

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October 7, 2012 at 7:07 pm Comments (47)

Ixion Saga DT – 01

「-DT- Dimension Transfer」

I think it’s fairly safe to say that Ixion Saga DT isn’t trying to take itself particularly seriously.

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October 7, 2012 at 4:30 pm Comments (28)

Onii-chan Dakedo Ai Sae Areba Kankeinai yo ne! – 01

「おにあい」 (Oniai)
“Well Matched”

This imouto romcom isn’t exactly innovative, but it is shameless and enjoyable. Consider it a light snack to enjoy between this season’s plot-heavy, meatier affairs.

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October 7, 2012 at 2:47 pm Comments (43)

Sukitte Ii na yo. – 01

「キスをした」 (Kisu wo Shita)
“I Kissed”

Living an isolated life where no one can betray you is the ideal way of living according to the social outcast Tachibana Mei. Little did she know that an accidental roundhouse kick would put an end to her lonely days. Everyone, meet a genuine love story in Sukitte Ii na yo. – an adaptation of what is currently one of the most popular shoujo manga in Japan.

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October 7, 2012 at 10:40 am Comments (48)

DOG DAYS’ – 13 (END)

「Summer Memories」

This was a fitting, feel-good end to a summer of unadulterated fun with Dog Days’.

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October 7, 2012 at 8:40 am Comments (10)

Uchuu Kyoudai – 27

「一つの質問」 (Hitotsu no Shitsumon)
“One Question”

I’m sure I don’t need to say this, but Uchuu Kyoudai really has a way with words.

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October 7, 2012 at 6:36 am Comments (8)

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: The Animation – 01

「侵略者ディオ」 (Shinryaku-sha Dio)
“Dio the Destroyer”

What JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: The Animation lacks in subtlety, it makes up for in spades with its old school shounen charm and nostalgia. DIIIIIIOOOOOOOO!

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October 7, 2012 at 3:30 am Comments (44)