September 20, 2014 at 10:27 pm Comments (431)
「#12 たとえ天が堕ちるとも -Childhood’s End-」 (Tatoe ten ga Ochirutomo -Childhood’s End-)
“Even the Heavens Can Fall -Childhood’s End-”
Well – never let it be said that Aldnoah.Zero didn’t end its first season with a bang…
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September 19, 2014 at 4:53 am Comments (60)
As endings to manga adaptations go, I’m not sure I’ve ever seen anything quite like that one.
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September 17, 2014 at 2:19 am Comments (21)
「スキジャタリナイ」 (Suki ja Tarinai)
“Love is Not Enough”
Wait, it’s over!? I wasn’t prepared for this! I wasn’t prepared!
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September 12, 2014 at 7:26 am Comments (23)
A brilliant adaptation? Yes, My Lord.
What a fantastic end to a fantastic adaptation for Kuroshitsuji – the stink of S2 is thoroughly washed away at last.
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September 11, 2014 at 7:57 am Comments (46)
「その手が守ったものは」 (Sono-te ga Mamotta Mono wa)
“The Things Those Hands Protected”
The battle against Bazett ends with a trick & a bang … but it’s not over yet. 2wei Herz confirmed!
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August 21, 2014 at 12:10 pm Comments (77)
「するがデビル 其ノ壹 – 伍」 (Suruga Debiru Sono Ichi – Go)
“Suruga Devil Parts One – Five”
Kanbaru Suruga, starring in her very own sports anime, learns about playing solo in more ways than one.
*Nothing really explicit here, but this post features copious amounts of Kanbaru. Your designated workplace may not necessarily approve of her wardrobe. Or lack thereof.*
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July 1, 2014 at 7:46 pm Comments (81)
「神を目指した者たち」 (Kami wo Mezashitashatachi)
“Those Who Aimed at God”
I think Black Bullet ended up being pretty good.
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July 1, 2014 at 3:50 pm Comments (71)
「虹の彼方に」 (Niji no Kanata ni)
“Over the Rainbow”
It’s been quite a journey with Gundam Unicorn–a four year journey in fact–but the seven-part movie-like OVA series finally comes to a close. Was it worth the wait? The short answer is yes, especially for a longtime fan of the franchise like myself, whose perspective of the Universal Century timeline has been forever changed.
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July 1, 2014 at 3:16 am Comments (37)
The most surprising series of Spring 2014 ends pretty much as expected, but that’s not a problem for me.
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June 30, 2014 at 2:14 pm Comments (37)
Shipping Nico x Maki so hard!
Love Live! S2 ended like it began – singing, dancing, smiling, and hamming it up like nobody’s business. But I finished the series smiling, so I think it did its job.
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June 29, 2014 at 6:23 pm Comments (79)
The END train continues with one of the more enigmatic shows of the season. It’s far from everyone’s cup of tea, but there’s an artistic charm in its over the top ridiculousness.
*Post is generally spoiler-free, but the comments will not be. You have been warned!
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June 26, 2014 at 8:35 pm Comments (91)
“Returning to the Ship”
One end brings another beginning.
**Final impressions included within the episode commentary.
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June 25, 2014 at 8:06 pm Comments (64)
FLY. BLADE. THE RIPPER! Let’s take a stroll with the Coffin Princess with another special END post.
Note that while the post itself is spoiler free, the comments below may have spoilers. You have been warned.
Continue Reading "Shocking Truth: Not All Coffins Are The Same (Hitsugi no Chaika)"