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Spring 2015 Schedule

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Arslan Senki
17:00 MBS (4/5)
Ace of Diamond 2nd Season
18:00 TX (4/6)
Hibike! Euphonium
24:30 MX (4/7)
Gintama゚
18:00 TXN (4/8)
Etotama
23:00 MX (4/9)
Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha ViVid
22:30 MX (4/3)
Kyoukai no RINNE
17:30 NHK (4/4)
Baby Steps 2
17:30 NHK (4/5)
Teekyuu 4
25:05 MX (4/6)
Triage X
25:05 MX (4/8)
Ninja Slayer From Animation
23:00 Niconico (4/16)
Nisekoi:
23:30 MX (4/10)
Denpa Kyoushi
17:30 ytv (4/4)
SHOW BY ROCK!!
22:00 MX (4/5)
Takamiya Nasuno Desu!
25:08 MX (4/6)
Ore Monogatari!!
25:29 ntv (4/8)
Punch Line
24:55 CX (4/9)
Ansatsu Kyoushitsu
25:20 AT-X (1/9)
Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon: Crystal
19:00 Niconico (7/5)
Rainy Cocoa
22:27 SUN (4/5)
Mikagura Gakuen Kumikyoku
26:35 TVA (4/6)
Houkago no Pleiades
26:44 ABC (4/8)
Danna ga Nani wo Itteiru ka Wakaranai Ken 2 Sure-me
25:00 TVS (4/2)
Dungeon ni Deai o Motomeru no wa Machigatte Iru Darouka
25:05 MX (4/3)
Owari no Seraph
22:00 MX (4/4)
Ghost in the Shell Arise: Alternative Architecture
22:30 MX (4/5)
Urawa no Usagi-chan
25:35 TVS (4/9)
Nagato Yuki-chan no Shoushitsu
25:40 MX (4/3)
High School DxD BorN
23:00 AT-X (4/4)
Grisaia no Rakuen
23:00 AT-X (4/19)
Yahari Ore no Seishun Rabukome wa Machigatteiru. Zoku
25:46 TBS (4/2)
VAMPIRE HOLMES
25:55 tvk (4/3)
Gunslinger Stratos
23:30 MX (4/4)
Yamada-kun to 7-nin no Majo
23:30 MX (4/12)
Re-Kan!
26:16 TBS (4/2)
Sidonia no Kishi: Dai-kyuu Wakusei Sen-eki
25:55 TBS (4/10)
Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade Works 2nd Season
24:00 MX (4/4)
Hello!! Kiniro Mosaic
24:00 AT-X (4/5)
Shokugeki no Souma
26:40 MBS (4/3)
Plastic Memories
24:30 MX (4/4)
Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Revolutions
25:00 MX (4/4)
Tesagure! Bukatsumono Spin-off Purupurun Sharumu to Asobou
25:55 ntv (4/4)
Kuroko no Basuke 3
26:58 MBS (1/10)
Kekkai Sensen
26:58 MBS (4/4)
Saint Seiya -Ougon Tamashii soul of gold-
Web (4/11)
Legend: 0 3 1 3 2
2 1 2 2 Not covering

Now that the spring preview is out, it’s time to give you a first look at the shows we’ll be blogging. This is Random Curiosity’s Spring 2015 blogging schedule.

As always, this is a tentative overview of our plans for the new season. We’ll also be doing introductory posts on many of the shows we’re not covering, so if something catches our eyes, things will be shifted around to accommodate. The schedule will be updated to reflect any changes.

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Yesterday at 11:10 am Comments (58)

Spring 2015 Preview!

I can’t believe a year has already passed since I last wrote a preview introduction. I love spring; not only because it brings us warmer weather, but it’s one of my favorite anime seasons, and it marks the anniversary for a handful of writers here at Random Curiosity. This April we welcome back a ton of sequels to everyone’s favorite series. We have newly announced sequels after last year’s successful prequels (Nisekoi:, Sidonia no Kishi: Dai-kyuu Wakusei Sen-eki), and some series with long-awaited sequels (Digimon Adventure tri., Yahari Ore no Seishun Rabukome wa Machigatteiru. Zoku). There’s also a good combination of new (Kekkai Sensen, Shokugeki no Souma) and old (Fate/stay night Unlimited Blade Works 2nd Season) adaptation favorites. And if none of that tickles your fancy, you still have completely original anime (Plastic Memories) to look forward to. Regardless of what your preferences are, I don’t doubt that you’ll find something that catches your eye this season. After a mediocre winter season, I’m so pumped for spring! Bring on all 46 shows!

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March 27, 2015 at 12:01 am Comments (159)

Monthly Impressions – January 2015

We’re already one month in the new year! I can’t believe how quickly time flies because this winter season has completely escaped me. Crazy! I don’t know about everyone else, but I live up in the North and it’s incredibly cold here so I just want to hibernate all day all the time. Thus, I haven’t been watching too many series this season but the ones I have picked up are definitely some great conversation pieces. Hopefully everyone has found something this winter as well and if there’s an anime that we haven’t talked about already, feel free to mention it in the comments. Maybe it’ll spark others to give it a try too.

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February 5, 2015 at 8:41 am Comments (99)

ISUCA – 01

「邂逅」 (Kaigou)
“Chance Encounter”

So, after hyping the show up both in my mind and on the preview, does the anime adaptation manage to do the series justice? Hint: Sort of, but not really.

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January 24, 2015 at 7:27 pm Comments (34)

THE ROLLING GIRLS – 01

「キング・オブ・ルーキー」 (Kingu Obu Rookii)
“King Of Rookies”

I’m not quite sure what the I just watched but what we got felt like a strange mixture of cool and confusing.

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January 12, 2015 at 10:34 pm Comments (49)

Seiken Tsukai no World Break – 01

「転生せし者」 (Tensei Seshi Mono)
“The Reincarnator”

Of all the magical-fantasy-action-harem anime based on a light novels I’ve watched so far this season, this one may not be the worst, but it disappointed me the most. This first episode is an absolute mess.

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January 12, 2015 at 3:41 pm Comments (75)

Junketsu no Maria – 01

「完全なる乙女」 (Kanzen’naru Otome)
“Perfect Virgin”

There’s potential here for an impressive historical action filled with war, witches, dragons, and sex jokes.

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January 12, 2015 at 7:38 am Comments (51)

Ansatsu Kyoushitsu – 01

「暗殺の時間」 (Ansatsu no Jikan)
“Assassination Time”

Two cours of fun with Koro-sensei! I have a feelings this show is the Angel Beats! that I’ve always wanted.

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January 12, 2015 at 7:17 am Comments (44)

Kuroko no Basuke 3 – 01

「全力でやってるだけなんで」 (Zenryoku de Yatterdu Dakenande)
“I’m Just Going At Full Strength”

After a length hiatus (unless you’re like me and marathoned the past two seasons within a few weeks), Kuroko no Basuke makes it triumphant return.

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January 12, 2015 at 3:27 am Comments (82)

Durarara!!x2 Shou – 01

「百聞は一見に如かず」 (Hyakubun wa Ikken ni Shika Zu)
“A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words”

It’s nothing to lose your head over, but if you’re in the mind for fun anime, then this first episode of Durarara!!x2 Shou is in the right neck of the woods.

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January 12, 2015 at 1:50 am Comments (45)

Yoru no Yatterman – 01

「世界は真っ暗闇」 (Sekai wa Makkura Yami)
“The World is in Total Darkness”

This is one that’s going under everyone’s radar, but seriously, you should all watch this right now. It’s ambitious, emotional, and funny just when it wants to be. I’d even go as far as to say this was the best first episode of the entire season.

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January 11, 2015 at 4:26 pm Comments (33)

THE IDOLM@STER: Cinderella Girls – 01

「Who is in the pumpkin carriage?」

So much positivity! This light! It buuuurnses us!

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January 10, 2015 at 11:57 pm Comments (81)

Death Parade – 01

「デス・セブンダーツ」 (Desu Sebun Daatsu)
“Death Seven Darts”

There is nothing quite like Death Parade this season and it probably beats out all the premieres I’ve seen to date by a long shot.

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January 10, 2015 at 3:22 pm Comments (120)

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders Egypt Arc – 01

「(「愚者」(ザ・フール)のイギーと「ゲブ神」のンドゥール その1) 」(Za Fuuru no Igi to Gebu-shin no Nduuru Sono 1)
“Iggy the Fool and Geb’s N’doul, Part 1″

It’s JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure. What else is there to say?

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January 10, 2015 at 5:03 am Comments (35)

Koufuku Graffiti – 01

「ほかほか, じゅわっ.」 (Hokahoka, Juwa.)
“Warm, Juicy.”

An anime about food is all I need to convince me that this is what I’m going to blog this season. It’s like all the forces in the universe came together and brought together my two favorite things – food and anime.

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January 9, 2015 at 12:10 pm Comments (49)

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