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Omoide no Marnie

「思い出のマーニー」 (Omoide no Marnie)
“When Marnie Was There”

It’s dispiriting to think this could be the last Ghibli film to grace our screens. But at the very least we ended with one of the studio’s best to date.

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June 13, 2016 at 10:32 am Comments (10)

Girls und Panzer der Film

「ガールズ&パンツァー 劇場版」 (Gāruzu & Pantsā Gekijōban)
“Girls und Panzer Movie”

Now with more girls and more panzer.

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June 10, 2016 at 6:30 am Comments (88)

ARIA The AVVENIRE – capitolo 02

「その 暖かなさよならは…」 (Sono Atataka na Sayonara wa…)
“That Warm Goodbye…”

Yes, I’m more than a month late, but there’s no bad time to catch up on ARIA.

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May 5, 2016 at 6:52 am Comments (18)

ARIA The AVVENIRE – capitolo 01

「その 逢いたかったあなたに…」 (Sono Aitakatta Anata ni… )
“To You Whom I Wanted to Meet”

How many years has it been? It’s like ARIA never left.

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January 3, 2016 at 10:30 am Comments (44)

Strike the Blood: Valkyria no Oukoku-hen – OVA – 01, 02

「ヴァルキュリアの王国編」 (Valkyria no Oukoku-hen)
“The Kingdom of Valkyria”

La Folia’s father is here and he wants a word with the man who stole his daughter’s first kiss. Need I say more?

**As this is an uncensored OVA, some images are NSFW.

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January 1, 2016 at 6:56 pm Comments (19)

Hibike! Euphonium – 14 (OVA)

「響け!ユーフォニアム 番外編 かけだすモナカ.」 (Hibike! Euphonium: Kakedasu Monaka)
“Kakedasu Monaka”

Hibike! Euphonium returns with an appetiser for the second season coming next year, giving Hazuki and her fellow rejects the time to shine.

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December 24, 2015 at 10:04 am Comments (37)

One-Punch Man – 10, OVA

「かつてない程の危機、ロード・トゥ・ヒーロー」 (Katsute nai Hodo no Kiki, Roudo to~u Hirou)
“Unparalleled Peril, Road to Hero”

We’ve got a double dose of One-Punch Man this week! While this latest episode has the S-Class heroes getting ready to save the world, there’s also a prequel OVA focusing on Saitama (with a full head of hair) showing how he earned his iconic hero outfit.

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December 6, 2015 at 5:53 pm Comments (86)

Gundam: The Origin – 02

「哀しみのアルテイシア」 (Kanashimi no Artesia)
Artesia’s Sorrow”

The origins of Char Aznable and Sayla Mass are coming into fruition with this episode, yet there are still a few twists along the way to keep us wondering how it all ties together.

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November 10, 2015 at 6:32 am Comments (21)

Tokyo Ghoul: Jack – OVA

「東京喰種トーキョーグール [JACK]」 (Tokyo Guuru [JACK])
“Tokyo Ghoul: JACK”

Tokyo Ghoul is back with an episode centered around Arima and his highschool classmates. Expect lots of blood, plenty of ghouls, some familiar faces, and a healthy dose of tragedy to wash it all down.

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November 2, 2015 at 6:00 pm Comments (11)

Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade Works – Sunny day OVA

October 20, 2015 at 6:21 am Comments (88)

The Last: Naruto the Movie

「ザ・ラスト ‐ナルト・ザ・ムービー」 (Za Rasuto: Naruto za Muubi)
“The Last: Naruto the Movie”

Otherwise known as the The Love Story: Naruto and Hinata.

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September 10, 2015 at 4:55 pm Comments (60)

Mushishi Zoku Shou – Suzu no Shizuku

「鈴の雫」 (Suzu no Shizuku)
“Bell Droplets”

And thus Mushishi ends with the end of an era, perhaps in more ways than one.

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September 6, 2015 at 9:16 am Comments (18)

Kaguya-hime no Monogatari

「かぐや姫の物語」 (Kaguya-hime no Monogatari)
“The Tale of Princess Kaguya”

Takahata Isao delivers what presumes to be his final Ghibli film, and if that is the case, then what a send-off it was.

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August 27, 2015 at 3:16 am Comments (20)

PSYCHO-PASS Movie

「劇場版 サイコパス」 (Gekijōban Saikopasu)
“PSYCHO-PASS Movie”

‘From birth it is clear to him that this narrow world, strewn with prohibitions, can only be called in question by absolute violence.’

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August 21, 2015 at 4:40 am Comments (37)

Gundam: The Origin – 01

「初めての旅」 (Aoi Hitomi no Kyasubaru)
“Blue-Eyed Casval”

A Gundam prequel with the perfect balance of familial and political drama – what more could we ask for?

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July 15, 2015 at 3:45 pm Comments (25)

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