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PSYCHO-PASS 2 – 03

「悪魔の証明」 (Akuma no Shoumei)
“The Devil’s Proof”

One of the theories that I read last week was that Akane is actually Kamui herself.

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October 24, 2014 at 1:52 pm Comments (43)

PSYCHO-PASS 2 – 02

「忍び寄る虚実」 (Shinobiyoru Kyojitsu)
“The Creeping Unknown”

My favorite scene this week was seeing Akane second-hand smoke. Yup.

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October 17, 2014 at 12:00 pm Comments (47)

PSYCHO-PASS 2 – 01

「正義の天秤 <299/300> 」 (Seigi no Tenbin <299/300>)
“The Scales of Justice <299/300>”

It’s back! My favorite anime from the past two or so years is finally back with a sequel! I’m excited beyond belief and this post is going to sound like a mix of fan girls and overhype so you’ll have to give me the benefit of the doubt for this premiere at least.

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October 10, 2014 at 1:50 pm Comments (80)

PSYCHO-PASS – 21, 22 (END)

「血の褒賞 / 完璧な世界」 (Chi no Houshou / Kanpeki na Sekai)
“Medal of Blood” / “Perfect World”

After being much delayed due to various circumstances—for which we sincerely apologize—here it is: the finale to UroGen’s latest work.

**Final impressions added.

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April 2, 2013 at 11:37 am Comments (103)

PSYCHO-PASS – 19, 20

「正義の在処」 (Seigi no Zai)
“Countryside of Justice”

With the Makishima vs. Kougami battle starting in earnest, it seems Production I.G. has decided to put a little more effort into their animation.

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March 7, 2013 at 10:14 pm Comments (73)

PSYCHO-PASS – 18

「水に書いた約束」 (Mizu ni kai ta Yakusoku )
“A Promise Written in Water”

Given the choice between living a lie and not living at all, what would you choose?

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February 21, 2013 at 9:21 pm Comments (90)

PSYCHO-PASS – 17

「鉄の腸」 (Kurogane no Harawata)
“Iron Heart”

“Make a contract with me and become a magical girl! a part of the Sybil System!”

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February 19, 2013 at 12:49 am Comments (69)

PSYCHO-PASS – 16

「裁きの門」 (Sabaki no Mon)
“Gate of Judgement”

What is justice?

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February 7, 2013 at 8:40 pm Comments (147)

PSYCHO-PASS – 15

「硫黄降る街」 (Iou Furu Machi)
“The Town Where Sulphur Falls”

Do androids dream of electric sheep?

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February 2, 2013 at 2:12 am Comments (63)

PSYCHO-PASS – 14

「甘い毒」 (Amai Doku)
“Sweet Poison”

Extreme suffering and a penchant for violence is a staple in any Urobutcherbuchi Gen show, but their presence in PSYCHO-PASS strikes a different chord than their use in Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica or Fate/Zero.

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January 29, 2013 at 2:58 am Comments (69)

PSYCHO-PASS – 13

「深淵からの招待」 (Shinen kara no Shoutai)
“Invitation from the Abyss”

He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a monster. And when you gaze long into an abyss the abyss also gazes into you.
- Friedrich Nietzsche, “Beyond Good and Evil”, Aphorism 146 (1886)

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January 21, 2013 at 12:41 pm Comments (69)

PSYCHO-PASS – 12

「Devil’s Crossroad」

While this Ernie Ball advertisement side-story wasn’t the episode many had hoped for after the events of episode 11, it still played an important role in the general narrative of the series.

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January 14, 2013 at 4:00 am Comments (50)

PSYCHO-PASS – 11

「聖者の晩餐」 (Seija no Bansan)
“The Saint’s Supper”

I’m not sure anyone’s Psycho-Pass hue could stay clear after this episode.

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December 26, 2012 at 9:00 pm Comments (101)

PSYCHO-PASS – 10

「メトスラの遊戯」 (Metosura no Yuugi)
“The Game of Methuselah”

Girl, take off all your clothes if you want to live…

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December 17, 2012 at 12:06 am Comments (61)

PSYCHO-PASS – 09

「楽園の果実」 (Rakuen no Kajitsu)
“Fruit of Paradise”

Even the lull before the storm somehow manages to be more thought-provoking than most episodes of other shows.

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December 10, 2012 at 5:02 am Comments (77)

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