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Medaka Box Abnormal – 01

「ノーマルと、スペシャルと、アブノーマル」 (Nōmaru to, Supesharu to, Abunōmaru)
“Normal, Special, and Abnormal”

Medaka Box returns as you would expect from this arc – with a bang.

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October 12, 2012 at 7:35 am Comments (45)

Medaka Box – 12 (END)

「黒神めだかがいなくても!」 (Kurokami Medaka ga Inakutemo)
“Even Without Kurokami Medaka!”

So here we are, the anime original finale to the first season of Medaka Box. It’s been rather an up and down ride along the way, but this final episode – despite being anime original – feels like ending on a high note.

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June 21, 2012 at 7:13 am Comments (53)

Medaka Box – 11

「これで決着だ!!」 (Kore de Kecchaku da!!)
“This Is the End!!”

Ah the monologue. A staple of any good psychotic antagonist.

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June 14, 2012 at 6:08 am Comments (41)

Medaka Box – 10

「私は貴様を許さない!!」 (Watashi wa Kisama o Yurusanai!!)
“I Will Not Forgive You!!”

In a way, Medaka is something of a contradictory existence.

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June 7, 2012 at 6:31 am Comments (39)

Medaka Box – 09

「やり過ぎなけりゃ正義じゃねえ!」 (Yarisugi Nakerya Seigi ja nee!)
“It’s Not Justice If You Don’t Go Overboard!”

And so the battle arc begins.

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May 31, 2012 at 6:31 am Comments (33)

Medaka Box – 08

「黒神めだかは私が潰します!!」 (Kurokami Medaka wa Watashi ga Tsubushimasu!!)
“I Will Crush Kurokami Medaka!!”

We’re on a roll! For the second week in a row we’ve been introduced to a new character I can only really describe as ‘adorable.’

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May 24, 2012 at 6:45 am Comments (20)

Medaka Box – 07

「誰にでもこういうことするの?/勝手でなければ!!」 (Darenidemo Kouiu Koto suru no? / Katte Denakereba!!)
“Does She Do This to Everyone? / My own tune!!”

It looks like I may have a new favourite character after this week’s episode!

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May 17, 2012 at 6:23 am Comments (34)

Medaka Box – 06

「わかってもらおーなんて思ってないよ」 (Wakatte Morao Nante Omotte nai yo)
“I Don’t Expect You to Understand”

Okay, I have to admit, that was pretty clever.

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May 10, 2012 at 8:17 am Comments (26)

Medaka Box – 05

「勝って得よ!」 (Katte Eyo!)
“Win Your Earnings!”

I can’t speak for anyone else, but one yen seems a little too cheap to die for.

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May 3, 2012 at 5:48 am Comments (30)

Medaka Box – 04

「どっちやねん!!/願いがあるなら」 (Docchi Yanen!! / Negai ga aru nara)
“Make your choice!! / If you’re going to make a wish…”

Picking up from where we left off last week, it’s time for an epic battle between Zenkichi and Akune! Who will win? Only the psychic octopus knows the answer to that one! Well, him and those of us who have watched the episode…

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April 26, 2012 at 6:56 am Comments (39)

Medaka Box – 03

「余計な真似だよ!!/めだかさんの御心のままにっ!!」 (Yokei na Mane da yo!! / Medaka-san no Mikokoro no Mama ni!!)
“None of Your Business!! / As You Wish, Medaka-san!!”

I’m forced to conclude that everyone in this show is a monster.

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April 19, 2012 at 7:08 am Comments (28)

Medaka Box – 02

「貴様が犯人か?/当然、私だ!」 (Kisama ga Hannin ka? / Touzen, Watashi Da!)
“Are You the Culprit? / But of Course, it’s Me!”

Even demons have their weaknesses.

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April 12, 2012 at 8:20 am Comments (27)

Medaka Box – 01

「生徒会を執行する!」 (Seitokai o shikkou suru!)
“To carry out the will of the student council!”

Written by Nisio Isin: Check
Soundtrack by Katou Tatsuya: Check
Produced by Gainax: Check

Alright guys, grit your teeth and let’s dive into the fray!

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April 5, 2012 at 12:14 pm Comments (111)