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ISUCA – 02

「真名」 (Mana)
“True Name”

After last week’s disappointing performance, this week’s episode did a rather good job at translating what makes the manga so good into the anime. Sort of.

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January 31, 2015 at 10:04 pm Comments (25)

ALDNOAH.ZERO – 16

「熱砂の進撃 -Soldiers’ Pay-」 (Nessa no Shingeki -Soldiers’ Pay-)
“Advance into the Storm -Soldiers’ Pay-”

Here’s the thing about Aldnoah.Zero – it is what it is.  Whether that’s good enough is up to you.

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January 31, 2015 at 7:35 pm Comments (111)

Tokyo Ghoul Root A – 04

「深層」 (Shinsou)
“Deep”

What a weird series Tokyo Ghoul √A is turning out to be.

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January 30, 2015 at 5:29 am Comments (46)

Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata – 03

「クライマックスはリテイクで」 (Kuraimakkusu wa Riteiku de)
“Retake the Climax”

Productivity is inverse to time to deadline.

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January 30, 2015 at 5:16 am Comments (39)

Kiseijuu Sei no Kakuritsu – 16

「幸福な家庭」 (Koufuku na Katei)
“Happy Family”

Shinichi and Tamura have at least one thing in common – everyone wants them both dead.

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January 29, 2015 at 12:23 pm Comments (107)

Bleach 613 – The Final Confrontation

January 29, 2015 at 6:01 am Comments (34)

Yuri Kuma Arashi – 04

「私はキスがもらえない」 (Watashi wa Kisu ga Moraenai)
“I Can’t Get a Kiss”

Who would have guessed Lulu would become the most interesting character of the entire cast?

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January 27, 2015 at 5:16 pm Comments (20)

Durarara!!x2 Shou – 03

「泣き面に蜂」 (Naki Tsura ni Hachi)
“Misfortunes Seldom Come Alone”

And now it’s zombies and mummies. It must be Tuesday.

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January 25, 2015 at 8:13 am Comments (37)

Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso – 14

「足跡」 (Ashiato)
“Footprints”

Goshi goshi. Goshi goshi.

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January 25, 2015 at 3:54 am Comments (29)

ALDNOAH.ZERO – 15

「旋転する罠 -Toll for the Brave-」 (Senten Suru Wana -Toll for the Brave-)
“Pivoting Trap -Toll for the Brave-”

Is it me, or has Aldnoah.Zero actually started to make sense?

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January 25, 2015 at 1:31 am Comments (146)

Kuroko no Basuke 3 – 03

「ジャマすんじゃねーよ」 (Jayma Sunjyaneeyo)
“Don’t You Get In My Way”

While Seirin may be the masters at unleashing something amazing right as the clock hits zero, Kaijo did a fine job at putting up their best effort until the very end.

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January 25, 2015 at 12:21 am Comments (77)

Death Parade – 03

「ローリング・バラード」 (Rooringu Baraado)
“Rolling Ballade”

A new couple and a new way to look at life after death.

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January 25, 2015 at 12:01 am Comments (73)

Log Horizon 2 – 16

「真昼の吸血鬼」 (Mahiru no Kyuuketsuki)
“The Midday Vampire”

It’s a lighthearted journey full of gags and setbacks that are met only with excitement, until they come across a troublesome vampire. Then it’s all that, but with more glasses adjustments.

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January 24, 2015 at 10:36 pm Comments (37)

ISUCA – 01

「邂逅」 (Kaigou)
“Chance Encounter”

So, after hyping the show up both in my mind and on the preview, does the anime adaptation manage to do the series justice? Hint: Sort of, but not really.

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January 24, 2015 at 7:27 pm Comments (34)

Koufuku Graffiti – 03

「ショクショク, ドロッ.」 (Shokushoku, Doro.)
“Rich, Crispy.”

Nothing beats a good ol’ omurice meal… it’s the same warm fuzzy feeling that you get after eating a hot bowl of ramen or curry with rice.

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January 24, 2015 at 12:20 am Comments (25)

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