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Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari – 02

「奴隷の少女」 (Dorei no Shoujo)
“The Slave Girl”

If false rape accusations rustled your feathers, you definitely won’t be liking the child slavery that’s about to come along.

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January 16, 2019 at 5:31 pm Comments (86)

Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken – 15

「ジュラの森大同盟」 (Jura no Mori no Daidoumei)
“Great Jura Forest Alliance”

What a fantastic episode to wrap up the Orc Arc.

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January 15, 2019 at 10:33 pm Comments (31)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 02

「都市伝説 ~噂との遭遇~」 (Toshi Densetsu ~ Uwasa to no Sougu ~ ~)
“Urban Legend ~ Encounter With Rumors ~

It’s in the fitting of these disparate elements together that both ONE and the anime team really display the full heights of their ability, and in their hands even a seemingly routine episode like this one becomes truly exceptional.

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January 15, 2019 at 10:02 pm Comments (7)

Kaguya-sama wa Kokurasetai: Tensai-tachi no Renai Zunousen – 01

「映画に誘わせたい/かぐや様は止められたい/かぐや様はいただきたい」 (Eiga ni sasowa setai/ Kaguya-sama wa tome raretai/ kaguya-sama wa itadakitai)
“I Will Make You Invite Me to a Movie, ‘Kaguya Wants to Be Stopped, Kaguya Wants It”

I was feeling oddly trepidatious going into this premiere.

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January 15, 2019 at 5:52 am Comments (26)

Sword Art Online: Alicization – 14

「紅蓮の騎士」 (Guren no Kishi)
“Crimson Knight”

After last week’s lengthy exposition drop, I was excited to finally see some action!

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January 15, 2019 at 12:31 am Comments (7)

Up to Snuff – It’s a Hazy Shade of Winter

A new year, a new anime season – and a new batch of opinions from your crack(ed) RC team!

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January 14, 2019 at 11:55 pm Comments (20)

Kemono Friends 2 – 01

「きおくのかなた」 (Kioku no Kanata)
“Beyond Memories”

Get ready people, it’s friend making time.

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January 14, 2019 at 11:09 pm Comments (10)

Dororo – 02

「万代の巻」 (Bandai no Maki)
“The Story of Bandai”

For whom the bell tolls

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January 14, 2019 at 1:49 pm Comments (5)

Kouya no Kotobuki Hikoutai – 01

「月夜の用心棒」 (Tsukiyo no Youjinbou)
“Moonlit Guns For Hire”

It’s true, some are better at the preview lottery than others.

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January 14, 2019 at 10:10 am Comments (41)

Endro~! – 01

「エンドロールにはまだ早い〜!」 (Endorooru ni wa Mada Hayai〜!)
“It’s Still Too Soon for the End Roll~!”

The End—and then start again.

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January 14, 2019 at 2:22 am Comments (10)

Girly Air Force – 01

「紅い翼」 (Akai Tsubasa)
“Crimson Wings”

These kinds of shows make me feel like I’ve lost the preview lottery.

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January 13, 2019 at 7:04 pm Comments (68)

Domestic na Kanojo – 01

「ここであたしと、してくんない?」 (Koko de atashi to, shite kunnai?)
“Will You Do It With Me, Here?”

When one of the first shots in the episode comprises of a used condom, you begin to get the feeling that you’re in for a wild ride.

WARNING: NSFW!

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January 13, 2019 at 10:40 am Comments (44)

To Aru Majutsu no Index III – 14

「英雄達」 (Eiyuu-tachi)
“Heroes”

Where Spirit Bomb meets fist to the face.

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January 12, 2019 at 11:54 pm Comments (23)

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind – 14

「フィレンツェ行き超特急」 (Firenze Yuki Choutokkyuu)
“Express Train to Florence”

Put me up, put me down, put my feet back on the ground.

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January 12, 2019 at 1:59 pm Comments (9)

Egao no Daika – 02

「戦乱の真実」 (Senran no Shinjitsu)
“The Truth of the War”

Is it still a twist if it was telegraphed in every way possible?

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January 12, 2019 at 9:37 am Comments (18)

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