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3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 21, 22 (END)

「経る時 / 春が来る」/ 「もうひとつの家 / 三月町の子」
(Heru Toki / Harugakuru) / (Mou Hitotsu no Ie / Sangatsu-chou no Ko)
“Passing Time / Spring Comes” / “Extra Chapter: The Other House / Child of March Town”

With a double episode to wrap things up, 3-gatsu no Lion comes to an emphatic close, as we bid farewell to all the characters who we’ve grown to love – at least for the foreseeable future.

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April 3, 2018 at 2:39 pm Comments (26)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 20

「夏休み ② / あたらしい年」 (Natsuyasumi ② / Atarashii Toshi)
“Summer Vacation (Part 2) / New Year”

Many shades of love are making their rounds, as we approach towards the finale.

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March 27, 2018 at 9:10 pm Comments (15)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 19

「ここにいること / 夏休み ①」 (Koko ni iru Koto / Natsuyasumi ①)
“Being Here / Summer Vacation (Part 1)”

From the epic conclusion of a tense match, for one of the biggest titles in all of shogi, we jump straight into a summer festival episode. Featuring the Kawamoto Sisters.

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March 21, 2018 at 2:50 pm Comments (5)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 18

「焼野が原 ③ / 焼野が原 ④」 (Yakenogahara (San) / Yakenogahara (Yon))
“Burnt Field (Part 3) / Burnt Field (Part 4)”

Here’s to a relic of the modern shogi world, who stood his ground against the usurping tides of a newer generation.

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March 14, 2018 at 7:10 pm Comments (3)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 17

「焼野が原① / 焼野が原②」 (Yano no Ohara ① / Yano no Ohara ②)
“Chapter 79 Burnt Field (Part 1) / Chapter 80 Burnt Field (Part 2)”

Withstanding pain, to hold onto his shogi title for over a decade, he has lost many things. Yet his eternal flame will never diminish.

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March 5, 2018 at 6:37 pm Comment (1)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 16

「白い嵐 ④ (承前) /白い嵐 ⑤/再始動」 (Shiroi Arashi ④ (Shouzen) / Shiroi Arashi ⑤/ Saishidou)
“White Storm ④ (Continued) / White Storm ⑤ / Restart”

God walks a lone path as the summer typhoon draws to a close, leaving behind some hope for the future.

Notice: Due to NHK’s coverage of the Winter Olympics, 3-gatsu no Lion will be on hiatus until 3/3

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February 5, 2018 at 11:58 am Comments (7)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 15

「白い嵐 ②/白い嵐 ③/白い嵐 ④」 (Shiroi Arashi ② / Shiroi Arashi ③ / Shiroi Arashi ④)
“Chapter 74 White Storm ② / Chapter 75 White Storm ③ / Chapter 76 White Storm ④”

It’s like a god… is quietly following me.

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January 29, 2018 at 1:49 am Comments (8)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 13, 14

「小さな手のひら / 日向」/「流れていくもの/白い嵐①」 (Chiisana Tenohira / Hinata) / (Nagarete Iku Mono / Shiroi Arashi ①)
“Chapter 70 Small Palm / Chapter 71 In the Sun” / “Chapter 72 Flowing Away / Chapter 73 White Storm”

I am the master of my fate. I am the captain of my soul.

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January 21, 2018 at 5:28 am Comments (11)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 12

「黒い霧 / 光」 (Kuroi Kiri / Hikari)
“Chapter 68 Black Mist / Chapter 69 Light”

The dualism between darkness and light makes for a brilliant climax, causing us to question prior assumptions on characters, while giving hope for the future.

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January 9, 2018 at 5:49 pm Comments (16)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 11

「陽のあたる場所 / 小さな世界」 (Hi no Ataru Basho / Chiisana Sekai)
“Chapter 66 Where the Sun Shines / Chapter 67 Small World”

All good things must come to an end.

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December 25, 2017 at 4:24 pm Comments (2)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 10

「銀の羽根 / 川景色」 (Gin no Hane / Kawa keshiki)
“Silver Feathers / River Scenery”

If you believe, and work hard at it everyday, for even an hour longer than all of your rivals, there’s a good chance your dream will come true to some extent.

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December 20, 2017 at 8:26 pm Comments (3)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 09

「王国 ① / 王国 ②」 (Oukoku ① / Oukoku ②)
“Kingdom ① / Kingdom ②”

Believe in the heart of the shogi piece.

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December 12, 2017 at 4:51 pm Comments (5)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 08

「真昼の月 / 冒険者たち」 (Mahiru no Tsuki / Boukensha-tachi)
“Chapter 60 Midday Moon / Chapter 61 Adventurers”

And manly tears were shed.

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December 3, 2017 at 12:48 pm Comments (4)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 06, 07

「小さな世界 / 手紙」/ 「梅雨の始まり / 蜂谷」
(Chiisana Sekai / Tegami) / (Tsuyu no Hajimari / Hachiya)
“Chapter 56 Small World / Chapter 57 Letter” / “Chapter 58 Start of the Rainy Season / Chapter 59 Hachiya”

And all of a sudden, I have an intense craving for strawberry parfait.

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November 27, 2017 at 3:32 pm Comments (11)

3-gatsu no Lion 2nd Season – 05

「想い (承前) / 告白」 (Omoi (Shouzen) / Kokuhaku)
“Chapter 54 Feelings (Continued) / Chapter 55 Confession”

And the ship sets sail.

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November 15, 2017 at 5:32 am Comments (8)

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