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The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 12 (END)

Summary:
As Neeba turns the cannons of the Tower towards the heavens, the heavens start firing back.

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March 26, 2009 at 8:42 pm Comments (64)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 11

Summary:
Having routed Gilgamesh’s forces, Kelb goes to face the king and is left with no choice but to fight him.

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March 19, 2009 at 9:24 pm Comments (24)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 10

Summary:
Inside his fortress, the other Gilgamesh is relishing the idea that he’ll soon be free and able to become god.

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March 13, 2009 at 12:55 am Comments (27)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 09

Summary:
While Jil was gone, Henaro had demanded that Fatina and the others give up on their journey and hand her Kaaya.

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March 6, 2009 at 8:13 am Comments (19)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 08

Summary:
Jil and company have arrived in the previously water-filled area and decide to set up camp.

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February 27, 2009 at 4:55 am Comments (22)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 07

Summary:
At the mansion in the middle of the green field, Jil and company come across Melt and Coopa who have gotten separated from Uragon and the Golden Knights.

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February 20, 2009 at 4:50 am Comments (17)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 06

Summary:
Neeba and Kaaya have been making their way over a vast body of water, unaware that they’re being watched by four assassins.

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February 13, 2009 at 3:19 am Comments (35)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 05

Summary:
Jil, Fatina,and Utu start traveling up the spiral stairwell inside the Mythical Tower, but a great wind blows them away and deposits them in a barren landscape.

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February 6, 2009 at 6:05 am Comments (12)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 04

Summary:
Jil and company have reached the spot where they fought Druaga last time, but they’re unsure of what to do next.

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January 30, 2009 at 1:28 am Comments (31)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 03

Summary:
After a long climb, Jil and company get pretty far up the Tower and reach the frigid area where Melt and Coopa are.

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January 23, 2009 at 5:44 am Comments (28)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 02

Summary:
As the military continues the search for Ki, Jil and company take shelter at Kelb’s place.

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January 15, 2009 at 11:48 pm Comments (39)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Sword of Uruk~ – 01

Summary:
It’s been half a year since Druaga was defeated, and the tower has been renamed the Tower of Gilgamesh.

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January 9, 2009 at 1:58 am Comments (55)

The Tower of Druaga ~the Aegis of Uruk~ – 12 (END)

Summary:
With Druaga rampaging about, Jil proposes a plan where he lures it to the spot above them in order to restrict the monster’s movements.

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June 20, 2008 at 8:49 pm Comments (72)

The Daily Dose

  • According to MOON PHASE and a listing on studio ingresA’s website, a Tales of the Abyss anime is in the works by Sunrise with Kodama Kenji as the director and Hishinuma Yoshihito as character designer.
  • Also according to MOON PHASE, Nagai Gou‘s Z Mazinger (a retelling of the classic Mazinger Z) is getting a 26-episode anime produced by Palm Studio and directed by Imagawa Yasuhiro.
  • Next week’s finale of The Tower of Druaga ~the Aegis of Uruk~ will be accompanied by a simultaneous broadcast of a live chat with the main staff members. The special one-hour GyaO program starts at 1AM JST Friday night/Saturday morning, 15 minutes before the episode begins airing on tvk.
  • This technically isn’t news, but worth seeing if you haven’t already: NEC Direct is selling customizable CODE GEASS-themed laptops.
  • For ARIA fans, the ARIA The ORIGINATION PS2 game’s website has uploaded a two-minute video of the game’s fully animated OP (YouTube link here). The game goes on sale June 26th.
  • The Japanese blog MUSIC ROOM has put together a list of the top selling anime song singles for the first half of 2008 (stretching from mid-December of last year to last week). Number one on the list is the Shion no Ou ED, My dear friend by Aoyama Thelma, in part because Soba ni Iru ne, a song featuring popular artist SoulJa is also on the CD. Number two is CODE GEASS‘s OP, O2 by ORANGE RANGE, and number three is Macross Frontier‘s ED, Diamond Crevasse by Nakabayashi May. You can find the entire top 20 list here.
  • If you find anything that you think I should mention on any particular day’s Daily Dose, please send me an email with the words “ANIME NEWS” somewhere in the subject line.
  • Image at left courtesy of maca on pixiv (account needed to access).

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    June 14, 2008 at 4:54 am Comments (25)

    The Tower of Druaga ~the Aegis of Uruk~ – 11

    Summary:
    With an enormous wave of monsters blocking any chance of escape from the Tower’s top floor, Neeba’s group and Jil’s group have no choice but to face the giant Druaga now lurking around.

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    June 13, 2008 at 9:18 pm Comments (29)

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