July 14, 2014 at 3:15 pm Comments (79)
「剣と学院と火猫少女」 (Ken to Gakuin to Hineko Shoujo)
“The Sword, the School, and the Fire Cat-Girl”
Is it action? Is it ecchi? Is it harem? A little of all three. It has the potential to be one of the better action-fantasy harem series, and the first episode has neither confirmed nor destroyed said potential.
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July 13, 2014 at 4:34 pm Comments (45)
「侵略開始!?」 (Shinryaku Kaishi!?)
“The Invasion Starts!?”
Silver Link is back with another wacky comedy adaption! Today’s topic: smashing the universes of Ika Musume and Haruhi into one apartment room.
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July 10, 2014 at 12:42 pm Comments (12)
「テントに泊まろう！」 (Tento ni Tomarou!)
“Let’s Sleep Over in a Tent!”
Yama no Susume is back, and each episode has a 13-minute run-time instead of a lonely 3-minutes. It makes the transition smoothly.
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July 10, 2014 at 2:04 am Comments (15)
「 あなたののぞみかなえます」 (Anata no Nozemi ka Naemasu)
“I Will Grant Your Wish”
The mind of a mangaka is an interesting thing.
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July 9, 2014 at 12:11 pm Comments (27)
「憑依合体！モモキュンソード!!」 (Hyouigattai! Momokyunsoudo!!)
“Spiritual Union! Momo Kyun Sword!!”
Yup, this is a fanservice show. And as a fairy tale, it doesn’t fare well.
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July 8, 2014 at 9:13 am Comments (25)
Whether you’ve experienced it to not, first loves leave a deep imprint in your heart that never truly goes away.
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July 7, 2014 at 11:03 pm Comments (29)
「MISSION1 / 入部! / 入部と言ったな?あれは嘘だ / 本当はリアルなサバゲをやるつもりでした」
(MISSION1 / Nyuubu! / Nyuubu to Iittana? Are wa Usoda! Honto wa Riaruna Sabage wo Yarutsumorideshita)
“Mission 1 – Joined the Club! / Didn’t your Join? I was Lying! / I Really Wanted to Play a Real Survival Game”
I wasn’t quite sure what I was getting into when I hit play for Sabagebu!, but all I know is that I really, really liked it and want more.
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July 5, 2014 at 11:04 am Comments (60)
「けーよんへようこそ!」 (Keeyonn he Youkoso!)
“Welcome to the Defense Four!”
I’m still a little confused about how to feel about RAIL WARS. I was stoked about its premise that involved trains and the men and women who operate them, but after getting through the first episode I can confidently say that I was a bit more confused than before I started.
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July 1, 2014 at 3:16 am Comments (37)
The most surprising series of Spring 2014 ends pretty much as expected, but that’s not a problem for me.
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June 30, 2014 at 2:14 pm Comments (37)
Shipping Nico x Maki so hard!
Love Live! S2 ended like it began – singing, dancing, smiling, and hamming it up like nobody’s business. But I finished the series smiling, so I think it did its job.
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June 29, 2014 at 6:23 pm Comments (79)
The END train continues with one of the more enigmatic shows of the season. It’s far from everyone’s cup of tea, but there’s an artistic charm in its over the top ridiculousness.
*Post is generally spoiler-free, but the comments will not be. You have been warned!
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June 25, 2014 at 8:06 pm Comments (64)
FLY. BLADE. THE RIPPER! Let’s take a stroll with the Coffin Princess with another special END post.
Note that while the post itself is spoiler free, the comments below may have spoilers. You have been warned.
Continue Reading "Shocking Truth: Not All Coffins Are The Same (Hitsugi no Chaika)"
June 22, 2014 at 2:37 am Comments (42)
The end of the spring season starts the parade of END posts. Next on the list? A dual-final impressions post from me and Zanibas for Selector Infected WIXOSS’s first-cour ending. Tl-dr? You should watch it for the suffering.
*Please note that while the post itself hides all spoilers, the comments may have uncovered spoilers. Proceed cautiously.
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April 22, 2014 at 11:50 am Comments (42)
「降星ノ夜」 (Furiboshi no Yoru)
“Night of Falling Stars”
The last anime to premiere this season is a little late from the rest of the pack, but nonetheless, it still delivers a highly anticipated original anime.
Continue Reading "M3: Sono Kuroki Hagane – 01"
April 15, 2014 at 10:04 pm Comments (22)
「犬神さんと猫山さん」 (Inugami-san to Nekoyama-san)
“Inugami-san and Nekoyama-san”
Even though I have no intentions of picking up this show, let me say a few things about it c:
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