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Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – The Ballad of Magic Jesus


Descending down from heaven to wreck your shit. How exciting. Wee.

I’m going to piss some people off with that title, but I don’t care. It’s too much fun to pass up. Unlike this show.

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September 29, 2014 at 11:46 am Comments (203)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 12

「九校戦編V」 (Kyuukou Sen Hen V)
“Nine Schools Competition Part V”

An accident, an investigation, a gamble, and a lot of talking.

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June 22, 2014 at 2:22 pm Comments (124)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 11

「九校戦編IV」 (Kyuukou Sen Hen IV)
“Nine Schools Competition Part IV”

There were multiple instances of characters working in what looked like Microsoft Excel. I believe that tells you everything you need to know about this show.

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June 15, 2014 at 9:53 pm Comments (101)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 10

「九校戦編III」 (Kyuukou Sen Hen III)
“Nine Schools Competition Part III”

More set up for the Nine Schools Competition arc. They’re at the hotel now!

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June 7, 2014 at 5:15 pm Comments (178)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 09

「九校戦編II」 (Kyuukou Sen Hen II)
“Nine Schools Competition Part II”

More setup as the kids of First High leave for the Nine Schools Competition this time.

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May 31, 2014 at 5:21 pm Comments (148)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 08

「九校戦編I」 (Kyuukou Sen Hen I )
“Nine Schools Competition Part I”

It’s time to set up for the second arc.

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May 26, 2014 at 3:11 pm Comments (132)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 07

「入学編VII」 (Nyuugaku-hen VII)
“Enrollment Part VII”

Tatsuya & co break through the front door and mete out some justice. The action is still good and the pacing is better, but some of the thematical implications are troubling.

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May 17, 2014 at 11:15 pm Comments (177)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 06

「入学編VI」 (Nyuugaku-hen VI)
“Enrollment Part VI”

This is what I’ve been waiting for – it’s magical combat time!

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May 12, 2014 at 4:51 pm Comments (178)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 05

「入学編V」 (Nyuugaku-hen V)
“Enrollment Part V”

The discrimination at Magic High School boils over as explosions interrupt Mayumi’s attempt to make real change.

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May 5, 2014 at 2:33 pm Comments (133)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 04

「入学編IV」 (Nyuugaku-hen IV)
“Enrollment Part IV”

The pacing was a lot better this episode as we dive into the root of discrimination, and what kind of crisis it could lead to.

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April 26, 2014 at 6:27 pm Comments (175)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 03

「入学編III」 (Nyuugaku-hen III)
“Enrollment Part III”

More was explained, Tatsuya showed more emotions, and some great fights were had. I’d call this a great episode, except for that one scene.

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April 19, 2014 at 8:58 pm Comments (254)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 02

「入学編II」 (Nyuugaku-hen II)
“Enrollment Part II”

I can see why Tatsuya gets on some people’s nerves. Here’s when he should, and where he works.

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April 13, 2014 at 10:32 pm Comments (236)

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei – 01

「入学編I」 (Nyuugaku-hen I)
“Enrollment Part I”

A complex world filled with highly competent characters. They opened up a lot of questions, which leaves me wanting to know more.

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April 6, 2014 at 1:08 am Comments (279)