October 6, 2015 at 1:57 am Comments (10)
「小森さんは頼まれる?」 (Komori-san wa Tanomareru?)
“Komori-san Can Be Relied Upon?”
From the mind of Cool Kyoushinja comes another short show that focuses around the life of Komori and the situations she gets into because of her “reliable” personality.
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October 5, 2015 at 2:53 pm Comments (19)
「それは、すなわち、娯楽の始まり」 (Sore wa, Sunawachi, Goraku no Hajimaji”)
“It is The Beginning of Amusement”
After a few TV specials throughout the year, Yuru Yuri is back in full for it’s third season, and it’s almost like it never left.
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October 5, 2015 at 11:58 am Comments (52)
「大地と少年」 (Daichi to Shounen)
“The Boy and the Vast Land”
While the setting is still clearly the star, the plot and characters progress just enough to get a good hook in at the end.
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October 4, 2015 at 7:10 pm Comments (118)
「ガリバーを縛る雑兵たち アラスカ極寒環境雪上戦 I」 (Garibaa o Shibaru Zouhyou-tachi Arasuka Gokkan Kankyou Setsujou-sen I)
“The Little Soldiers Who Tie Down Gulliver The Snowy Deep Winter Battle of Alaska I”
The first episode of a new sci-fi series means exposition, but Heavy Object manages to make the process painless, and even fun at times. Combined with big-ass war machines, some lovable rascals, and maybe even some flirting, it’s a solid start.
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October 4, 2015 at 5:45 pm Comments (90)
「最強の男」 (Saikyou no Otoko)
The Strongest Man”
At last, the most anticipated anime of the season (and possibly of the entire year) is here. Expectations were high, but did it deliver? Hell yeah.
Continue Reading "One-Punch Man – 01"
October 4, 2015 at 7:59 am Comments (82)
The epic fantasy apparent of the season starts by carefully laying out its fantasy, and holds back but a hint of the epic. In short: there is promise.
Continue Reading "Utawarerumono: Itsuwari no Kamen – 01"
October 4, 2015 at 1:01 am Comments (47)
「おうぎフォーミュラ」 (Ōgi Fōmyura)
‘No matter how horrible the memory, after it all comes out it becomes just a story.’
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October 3, 2015 at 6:30 pm Comments (26)
「レッツゴートーキョー!!」 (Rettsu go Tokyo!!)
“Let’s Go To Tokyo!!”
Haikyuu!! is back, and I have never been happier!
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October 3, 2015 at 7:30 am Comments (13)
「ルパン三世の結婚」 (Rupan Sansei no Kekkon)
“The Marriage of Lupin III”
After 30 years, Lupin III returns to our screens with a new addition to the original timeline. However, if you’re unfamiliar with the franchise then you shouldn’t be turned off this new series, as it serves as a perfect introduction to the cast and their thievish ways.
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October 3, 2015 at 3:40 am Comments (22)
「死後の名を冠し」 (Shigo no na o kanshi)
“Bearing a Posthumous Name”
If there’s anything Noragami Aragoto‘s first episode means to do, it’s give us more of the same—but that’s not an entirely bad thing.
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October 2, 2015 at 3:47 pm Comments (14)
「パーソナルエンタメAI！ハッカドール！」 (Pasonaru Entame AI! Hakka Doru!)
“Personal Entertainment AI! HackaDoll!”
Attention: Trigger is back with their latest short! It may not be saving anime any time soon, but it still provides some good, goofy fun.
Continue Reading "Hacka Doll THE Animation – 01"
September 28, 2015 at 7:19 pm Comments (46)
Now that the fall preview has been released, it’s time to give you a first look at the shows we’ll be blogging this season. This is Random Curiosity’s Fall 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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July 24, 2015 at 11:29 pm Comments (131)
「鏡にしてるみたいでイヤなんだけど」 (Kagami ni shi Teru Mitaide Iyana Ndakedo)
“It’s Like Looking in a Mirror, and I Don’t Like It”
Though I’m undoubtedly biased, this was probably the single most funny, laugh-out-loud hilarious episode of any anime I’ve seen all season. Prisma Illya is back, and this season is going to be a blast!
Continue Reading "Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya Zwei Herz! – 01"
July 15, 2015 at 3:45 pm Comments (25)
「初めての旅」 (Aoi Hitomi no Kyasubaru)
A Gundam prequel with the perfect balance of familial and political drama – what more could we ask for?
Continue Reading "Gundam: The Origin – 01"