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Sousei no Onmyouji – 07

“A New Trial – Unbelievable Game”

It’s all about that shipping, in-universe and out.

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May 18, 2016 at 10:29 pm Comments (16)

Joker Game – 07

「暗号名ケルベロス」 (Angōmei Keruberosu )
“Codename: Kerberos”

Not exactly a mystery this week, but there is an Enigma.

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May 18, 2016 at 3:50 am Comments (13)

Boku no Hero Academia – 07

「デクvsかっちゃん」 (Deku vs Kacchan)
“Deku vs Kacchan”

Pride is one of the seven deadly sins for a reason.

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May 16, 2016 at 6:53 pm Comments (41)

Macross Δ – 07

「潜入 エネミーライン」 (Sennyu Enemirain)
“Behind Enemy Lines”

This week on Macross: apples, water, and Solid Snake-isque infiltrations.

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May 16, 2016 at 5:45 pm Comments (43)

Re: Zero Kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu – 07

「ナツキ・スバルのリスタート」 (Natsuki Subaru no Resutaato)
“Natsuki Subaru’s Restart”

An emotional and powerful episode for Subaru this week and a real step up for White Fox. They’re killing it every week with this series.

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May 16, 2016 at 4:19 pm Comments (74)

Flying Witch – 06

「おかしなおかし」 (Okashina Okashi)
“Trick or Treat”

Oh, I get it. So you’re actually levitating yourself and just bringing the broom with you. It all makes sense now!

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May 15, 2016 at 11:46 pm Comments (23)

Mayoiga – 07

「鬼のいぬ間に悪だくみ」 (Oni no Inu Ma ni Warudakumi)
“When the Cat’s Away, the Mice Will Play Mischief”

While plenty of Mayoiga’s episodes could be classed as “so bad it’s good”, this episode was great, plain and simple – it worked both as a compelling thriller and self-aware comedy.

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May 15, 2016 at 3:38 pm Comments (41)

Koutetsujou no Kabaneri – 05

「逃げられぬ闇」 (Nigerarenu Yami)
“Inescapable Darkness”

Kabaneri continues its epic streak, letting us to witness Mumei’s weaknesses for the first time – allowing her to be less than the perfect anime girl creation she has personified up until now.

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May 15, 2016 at 2:00 pm Comments (33)

Hai-Furi – 06

「機雷でピンチ!」 (Kirai de Pinchi!)
“In a Mined Pinch!”

And suddenly, the Harekaze had a collective thought: we didn’t really need so much crew, did we?

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May 15, 2016 at 4:23 am Comments (60)

Shounen Maid – 05

「だんしの一言金鉄の如し」 (Danshi no Hitokoto, Kintetsu no Gotoshi)
“A Man Never Goes Back on His Word”

In emotional terms, Shounen Maid is one of those series that punches way above its weight class.

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May 14, 2016 at 11:57 pm Comments (10)

Kiznaiver – 06

「あんた達とし)るとほんつとにろくなことがない」 (Anta-tachi to shiruto hon tsutoni rokuna koto ga nai)
“Nothing Good Comes From Being Around All of You”

If someone is forced to be your friend, can they truly ever be your friend?

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May 14, 2016 at 6:36 pm Comments (12)

Concrete Revolutio: Choujin Gensou THE LAST SONG – 19

「推参なり鐵假面」 (Suisan nari Tekkamen)
“The Unannounced Iron Mask”

And in this episode, Concrete Revolutio questions your reasons for watching.

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May 14, 2016 at 8:39 am Comments (6)

Ansatsu Kyoushitsu 2nd Season – 18

「結果の時間」 (Kekka no Jikan)
“Outcome Time”

When it comes to settling things in the Assassination Classroom, things are best done using your fists.

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May 14, 2016 at 2:37 am Comments (12)

Hunter X Hunter 353 – Devious

Which spouse drew me?

By every perceptible measure, this seems like a one-sided fight – but I don’t think so.

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May 13, 2016 at 11:54 pm Comments (6)

Kuromukuro – 06

「神通の川原に舞う」 (Jinzuu no Kawara ni Mau)
“Dancing on the Bank of the River Jinzu”

First contact.

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May 13, 2016 at 7:16 pm Comments (19)

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