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Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova – 12 (END)

「航路を拓く力」 (Koro o Hiraku Chikara)
“The Power to Open a Path”

I think it’s safe to say that this was a series that exceeded everyone’s expectations. Powered by a spectacular OST, over the top action, complex themes on human nature, and the newest in CGI tech, Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova was a bundle of joy throughout. Sadly, with every beginning comes an end, and the end is here—for now.

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December 23, 2013 at 6:50 pm Comments (104)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio Ars Nova – 11

「姉妹」 (Shimai)
“Sisters”

Awww yeahhhh, that’s what I’m talking about.

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December 16, 2013 at 5:23 pm Comments (108)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova – 10

「その身を捧ぐ」 (Sono Mi o Sasagu)
“Devotion of Self”

There aren’t enough words to describe this episode—or this series. Ars Nova just continues to exceed expectations on a weekly basis.

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December 9, 2013 at 7:38 pm Comments (124)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova – 09

「決死の脱出行」 (Kesshi no Dasshutsu Gyou)
“Desperate Escape”

Well…at least they’re now alone together.

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December 3, 2013 at 11:09 am Comments (91)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio Ars Nova – 08

「人形の家」 (Ningyō no Ie)
“House of Dolls”

The series is just full of surprises.

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November 25, 2013 at 7:39 pm Comments (82)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova – 07

「硫黄島」 (Iōu tōu)
“Iwoto”

Chihaya Gunzou, I will test the worth of your existence.

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November 18, 2013 at 7:39 pm Comments (89)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio Ars Nova – 06

「ともだち」 (Tomodachi)
“Friend”

Surrender without resistance? Foolish words. Allow me to teach you what intent means.

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November 11, 2013 at 6:35 pm Comments (81)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova – 05

「人ならざる者」 (Hito Narazaru Mono)
“Not Human”

Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going?

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November 4, 2013 at 8:10 pm Comments (84)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova – 04

「横須賀急襲」 (Yokosuka Kyushu)
“Assault on Yokosuka”

Ha. Ha. I think I’m going nuts from this show. Too much excitement for a Monday night.

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October 28, 2013 at 7:21 pm Comments (116)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova – 03

「要塞港 横須賀」 (Yousaikou Yokosuka)
“Fortress Port of Yokosuka”

You asked for it and you got it. Consider Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova picked up for weekly coverage.

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October 21, 2013 at 9:03 pm Comments (94)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova – 02

「嵐の中へ」 (Arashi no Naka E)
“Into the Storm”

Ars Nova’s second episode: 20 minutes of unadulterated, adrenaline rush inducing naval combat awesomeness.

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October 15, 2013 at 12:33 am Comments (92)

Aoki Hagane no Arpeggio: Ars Nova – 01

「航路を持つ者」 (Kouro Wo Motsu Mono)
“Those With Shipping Routes”

Let’s go. If you’re a Sci-Fi fan who wants the strength to break a stagnant status quo, you’ll get on board the 401.

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October 8, 2013 at 4:57 pm Comments (89)