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Onihei – 01

「血頭の丹兵衛」 (Chigashira no Tanbei)
“Tanbei of Chigashira”

Apparently, in feudal Japan, everybody spoke funny, were big on honour, and played a lot of jazz.

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January 10, 2017 at 6:08 am Comments (6)

Gabriel Dropout – 01

「もう戻れないと知ったあの日」 (Mou Modorenai to Shitta Ano Hi)
“The Day I Knew I Could Never Go Back”

Dreams of happiness and the power of video games, a match made in heaven.

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January 9, 2017 at 11:42 pm Comments (29)

Little Witch Academia – 01

「新たなるはじまり」 (Arata na Hajimari)
“A New Beginning”

Magic!

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January 9, 2017 at 11:56 am Comments (29)

Idol Jihen – 01

「私が国会議員になっても」 (Watashi ga kokkai giin ni natte mo)
“Why Become a Dietwoman?”

Yes, Idol Jihen is stupid. But not nearly stupid enough.

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January 9, 2017 at 2:26 am Comments (7)

Urara Meirochou – 01

「少女と占い、時々おなか」 (Shoujo to Uranai, Tokidoki Onaka)
“The Fortune-Teller Girl Sometimes Shows Her Stomach”

It’s all about the characters.

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January 8, 2017 at 10:22 am Comments (15)

Chain Chronicle ~Hekuseitasu no Hikari~ – 01

「光と闇と」 (Hikari to yami to)
“Light and Darkness”

Showing just what happens when the sequel airs first.

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January 8, 2017 at 12:06 am Comments (23)

Youjo Senki – 01

「ラインの悪魔」 (Rain no akuma)
“The Devil of the Rhine”

War all day, everyday. It’s a lifestyle didn’t you know?

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January 6, 2017 at 11:22 pm Comments (34)

Masamune-kun no Revenge – 01

「豚足と呼ばれた男」 (Tonsoku to yoba reta otoko)
“The Boy Who Was Called Pig’s Foot”

Operation Dead or Love is a go.

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January 5, 2017 at 11:26 pm Comments (32)

Girlish Number – 12 (END)

「烏丸千歳と……」 (Karasuma Chitose to…..)
“Chitose Karasuma and…”

OK, sigh of relief officially breathed…

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December 26, 2016 at 12:14 pm Comments (14)

WWW.Working!! – Love and Peace and Lessons


Chocolate is a helluva drug.

It’s easy to see how the source material of WWW.Working!! led to the main WORKING!! series that was so popular. Every mistake the 2002+ Web-ban manga made was corrected for the 2004 serialization. This is an adaptation of that web manga, though, so the mistakes all remain.

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December 25, 2016 at 10:04 am Comments (5)

ViVid Strike – It’s the Characters, Stupid


Have fun getting the bugs out of your hair later on.

While ViVid Strike could have benefited from tighter plotting or a few more script revisions, it never forgot one thing that so many anime do forget: it’s not about the plot. It’s the characters, stupid.

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December 21, 2016 at 1:02 am Comments (18)

Bubuki Buranki: Hoshi no Kyojin – Off to Another Adventure


Just wouldn’t be complete without some romantic overtones would it?

Never straying far from the path, Bubuki Buranki gave us more of the same, just now improved

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December 19, 2016 at 2:14 pm Comments (11)

Haikyuu!!: Karasuno Koukou VS Shiratorizawa Gakuen Koukou – The Best Match Yet


The stars of the match in their final bout for victory.

It’s a great time to be a sports anime fan – to be a Haikyuu!! fan, and to be a Tsukki fan!

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December 11, 2016 at 3:31 pm Comments (11)

Yuri!!! on Ice – 03

「Boku ga Erosu de Erosu ga Boku de!? Taiketsu! Onsen on Ice」 (僕がエロスでエロスが僕で!? 対決!温泉on ice)
“I Am Eros, and Eros is Me?! Face-Off! Hot Springs on Ice”

This show is sexy and it knows it.

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October 21, 2016 at 6:58 am Comments (27)

Brave Witches – 03

「第502統合戦闘航空団」 (Dai Gou-maru-ni Tougou Sentou Koukuu-dan)
“The 502nd Joint Fighter Wing”

It’s time to meet our fellow witches.

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October 19, 2016 at 8:14 pm Comments (21)

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