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Mouretsu Pirates – 26 (END)

「そして、海賊は行く」 (Soshite, Kaizoku wa Iku)
“There Go the Pirates”

This is a series that brings a light-hearted and romantic take to the piracy and space opera genres, and one which never ceases to bring a smile to my face.

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July 1, 2012 at 6:00 am Comments (45)

Mouretsu Pirates – 25

「海賊会議」 (Kaisai! Kaizoku Kaijin)
“The Pirate’s Council”

As the series heads to the finish line with a strong wind at its back, I can’t help but hope that the end of the course will be pushed back for another season or two.

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June 28, 2012 at 1:57 am Comments (37)

Mouretsu Pirates – 24

「傷だらけの弁天」 (Kizudareke no Benten)
“The Wounded Benten”

I nearly ran out of fingers trying to keep track of how many plot twists and surprises there were in this episode.

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June 19, 2012 at 2:20 am Comments (48)

Mouretsu Pirates – 23

「目指せ!海賊の巣」 (Mezase! Kaizoku no Su)
“”Head for the Pirate’s Nest”

The seas of space belong to everyone.

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June 12, 2012 at 2:32 am Comments (23)

Mouretsu Pirates – 22

「海賊狩り」 (Kaizoki Gari)
“Pirate Hunting”

Turns out life as a pirate still involves the risking of life and limb, as Mouretsu Pirates begins with its final story arc with a bang. Literally. As in explosions.

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June 8, 2012 at 3:00 am Comments (23)

Mouretsu Pirates – 21

「決戦! ネビュラカップ」 (Kessen! Nebyura Kappu)
“The Final Battle at the Nebula Cup”

Don’t mess with the girls of Hakuoh Academy!

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May 30, 2012 at 10:37 pm Comments (15)

Mouretsu Pirates – 20

「茉莉香、波に乗る」 (Senchou, Nami ni Noru)
“The Captain Rides the Waves”

This was not your average swimsuit episode by any stretch.

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May 23, 2012 at 2:46 am Comments (23)

Mouretsu Pirates – 19

「四人の絆」 (Yonin no Kizuna)
“The Bonds of the Four”

Seems as if this series is following up each major arc with two filler episodes, and contrary to the title, the first one of the pair actually wasn’t really about bonding at all.

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May 17, 2012 at 12:49 am Comments (19)

Mouretsu Pirates – 18

「打ち上げはジュース」 (Uchiage wa Juusu)
“We’ll Have Juice at the After Party”

If these girls keep up their successes at piracy, they’re going have to start intercepting some juice shipments to keep it flowing.

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May 9, 2012 at 12:44 am Comments (19)

Mouretsu Pirates – 17

「意外な依頼人」 (Igai no Irainin)
“A Surprising Client”

From blackmail to battleships, at this point there’s practically nothing that can catch Marika off guard… except maybe a kiss?

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May 3, 2012 at 4:10 pm Comments (41)

Mouretsu Pirates – 16

「初仕事!白凰海賊団」 (Hatsu Shigoto! Hakuou Kaizoku-dan)
“The Hakuoh Pirates’ First Job”

My bodacious space pirates can’t be this cute.

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April 24, 2012 at 3:07 am Comments (42)

Mouretsu Pirates – 15

「密航出航大跳躍」 (Mikkou Shukkou Daichouyaku)
“Smuggling, Leaving Port and a Leap”

Pirates, parfaits, and pleated miniskirts – oh my!

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April 18, 2012 at 12:20 am Comments (25)

Mouretsu Pirates – 13, 14

「茉莉香、招待する」 (Marika, Shoutai Suru) and 「茉莉香、募集する」 (Marika, Boshuu Suru)
“Marika Sends an Invitation” and “Marika Goes Recruiting”

Looks like there most likely won’t be a new opening song for the second half of the series, but there is an updated outfit for Marika and a completely new Bentenmaru crew too. Wait… what?

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April 11, 2012 at 2:46 am Comments (23)

Mouretsu Pirates – 12

「永遠(とわ)よりの帰還」 (Eien (Towa) Yori no Kikan)
“A Return from Eternity”

Everything works out when you’re a pirate!

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March 25, 2012 at 10:00 pm Comments (22)

Mouretsu Pirates – 11

「閃光の彷徨者(ワンダラー)」 (Senkou no Houkou-sha (Wandaraa))
“Wanderer of Light”

The depths of space haven’t looked this breathtakingly beautiful or this dangerous in a long time.

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March 21, 2012 at 12:54 am Comments (28)

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