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Spring 2017 Preview!

Every three months we hear comments about how each season is filled with more sequels, and about the lack of originality and how anime is just going downhill. Well it’s about time that anime comes back in full force with something for everyone, which it is as we welcome back spring! Spring has traditionally been known as a good season for anime, and this year is no exception. We’re not just getting any ol’ sequels, but sequels to the best anime from 2013: Shingeki no Kyojin and Uchouten Kazoku! Along with these chart-toppers are several classics like Naruto sequel Boruto and Natsume Yuujin-chou. And it doesn’t end there. We also welcome back recent favorites like Boku no Hero Academia and Saenai Heroine no Sodatekata, as well as new adaptations from Kabukibu! and Clockwork Planet. There’s no denying it, I’m super hyped up for this season, and you probably are as well, so let’s just see jump straight into the preview.

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Youjo Senki – 11

「抵抗者」 (Teikou)
“Resistance”

Never–ever–count your chickens before they hatch.

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Yesterday at 11:39 pm Comments (15)

Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu: Sukeroku Futatabi-hen – 12 (END)

Yesterday at 6:29 pm Comments (19)

Kuzu no Honkai – 11

「やさしいかみさま」 (Yasashii Kami-sama)
“A Kind God”

Be honest, who actually saw that coming?

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Yesterday at 10:54 am Comments (17)

Masamune-kun no Revenge – 12 (END)

「死んでもマイクを手放すな」 (Shindemo maiku o tebanasu na)
“Don’t Let Go of the Mic, Even if You Die”

Masamune’s problem can be summed up in three words: never following through.

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March 23, 2017 at 11:09 pm Comments (16)

Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon – 11

「年末年始!(コミケネタありません)」 (Nenmatsunenshi! (Comikeneta Arimasen))
“Year End, New Year! (No Comiket Bit This Time)”

As much as I liked this week’s episode, I’m actually super hyped for next week’s. But if anything, this week’s episode setup everything for next week.

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March 22, 2017 at 11:40 pm Comments (19)

ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka – 11

「フラワウの花は悪意の香り」 (Furawau no Hana wa Akui no Kaori)
“Furawau’s Flowers Smell of Malice”

No, I don’t think he’s alright.

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March 22, 2017 at 7:47 am Comments (11)

Little Witch Academia – 11

「ブルームーン」 (Burū Mūn)
“Blue Moon”

‘Those dreams that pass through the gate of sawn ivory deceive men, bringing words that find no fulfilment.’

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March 20, 2017 at 7:47 am Comments (26)

Tales of Zestiria the X – 23

「風になる」 (Kaze ni naru)
“Be like the Wind”

Would you look at that, Dezel does have eyes!

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March 20, 2017 at 12:08 am Comments (22)

3-gatsu no Lion – 22 (END)

「Chapter.45 新学期 / ファイター」 (Chapter.45 Shin Gakki / Faitaa)
“Chapter.45 New Semester / Fighter”

Was I the only one who didn’t realize this was the last episode until Rei thanked us at the very end?

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March 19, 2017 at 10:39 pm Comments (18)

Demi-chan wa Kataritai – 11

「亜人ちゃんは支えたい」 (Demichan wa Sasaetai)
“Demi-chan Wants To Support”

This episode was absolutely amazing. I’ve been thinking we needed a bit of a paradigm shift and this episode was exactly that. I’ll catch you after the break after I finish wiping my face.

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March 19, 2017 at 4:06 pm Comments (20)

Seiren – 11

「桃乃今日子 第3章 カクセイ」 (Touno Kyouko dai 3-shou – Kakusei)
“Touno Kyoko Chapter 3 – Awakening”

Damn this was stupid, and problematic to boot.

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March 19, 2017 at 2:25 am Comments (27)

Youjo Senki – 10

「勝利への道」 (Shouri he no michi)
“Path to Victory”

After the victory celebrations we shall all ascend to Valhalla. Nothing can possibly go wrong,

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March 19, 2017 at 12:23 am Comments (23)

Fuuka – 11

「バンド」 (Banndo)
“Band”

What in the world just happened? In the span of 20 odd minutes we saw the show head go down an irreversible path and then turn around..?

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March 18, 2017 at 12:34 pm Comments (52)

Ao no Exorcist Kyoto Fujouou-Hen – 11

「光輝燦然」 (こうきさんぜん)
“Shine Bright As The Sun”

I have one word to describe this week’s episode — yasssssssssss.

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March 18, 2017 at 11:11 am Comments (7)

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