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Sword Art Online II – 10

「死の追撃者」 (Shi no Tsuigekisha)
“Pursuer of Death”

This week’s episode of SAO did a pretty good job at straddling the fine line between throwing too much or too little exposition at us by giving us just enough cool action scenes and fancy Sinon shots to make it all palatable.

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September 7, 2014 at 9:14 pm Comments (69)

Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun – 10

「強まるのは、絆と手綱。」 (Tsuyomaru no wa, Kizuna to Tadzuna.)
“What’s Strengthened Is Our Bond and Our Reins”

More Seo! More Mikorin! More Kashima! Ship all the side characters!

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September 7, 2014 at 6:00 pm Comments (31)

Haikyuu!! – 23

「流れを変える一本」 (Nagare wo Kaeru Ippon)
“The Point that Changes the Momentum”

Once again, Haikyuu surprises with its developments. Just when I thought this episode was going to focus entirely on Hinata being the ultimate decoy, it throws me a huge and unexpected curve ball float serve–Yamaguchi subs in as a serve specialist for Karasuno.

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September 7, 2014 at 3:55 pm Comments (17)

Sailor Moon Crystal – 05

「まこと –Sailor Jupiter–」 (Makoto -Seeraa Jupitaa-)
“Makoto –Sailor Jupiter–”

I’ll admit that this episode, had me pleasantly surprised.

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September 7, 2014 at 2:05 pm Comments (38)

Barakamon – 09

「おけがまくっちした / 大怪我しそうになった」 (Ookega Makucchi Shita / Ookega Shisou ni Natta)
“Almost Got Badly Hurt”

After its one week hiatus, Barakamon returns this week with an emotionally charged episode. Like it or not, change is coming.

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September 7, 2014 at 1:01 am Comments (14)

ALDNOAH.ZERO – 10

「嵐になるまで -Before the War-」 (Arashi ni Naru Made -Before the War-)
“Until the Storm -Before the War-”

So the sun rose in the East after all today…

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September 7, 2014 at 12:20 am Comments (239)

LOVE STAGE!! – 09

「ドッチガタダシイノ」 (Dochi ga Tadashii no)
“Which Way Is Right?”

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September 6, 2014 at 3:29 pm Comments (10)

Tokyo ESP – 09

「襲撃・ESPガールズ」 (Shuugeki Esupu Gaaruzu)
“Attack, ESP Girls”

A rough adaptation gets worse. I’m losing hope.

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September 5, 2014 at 10:00 pm Comments (48)

Bleach 595 – God’s Love Saves All

September 5, 2014 at 8:54 pm Comments (55)

Shirogane no Ishi Argevollen – 10

「不在の果て」 (Fuzai no Hate)
“The Limits of (His) Absence”

Rather than fight the pace that Argevollen is trying to draw me into each week, it seems a lot easier and enjoyable to just go along with it.

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September 5, 2014 at 3:15 pm Comments (20)

Tokyo Ghoul – 10

「青桐」 (Aogiri)
“Chinese Parasol Tree”

Damn, this has turned into one crazy-ass show.

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September 5, 2014 at 4:29 am Comments (38)

Persona 4 The Golden ANIMATION – 09

「A missing piece」

Frankly, it’s hard to tell that anything’s missing at all.

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September 5, 2014 at 3:58 am Comments (13)

Zankyou no Terror – 08

「MY FAIR LADY」

The pieces are coming together for what could be a fabulous finale.

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September 4, 2014 at 8:06 pm Comments (51)

Glasslip – 10

「ジョナサン」 (Jyonasan)
“Jonathan”

I’m still confused about how I want to feel about this show. Because every single time I’m on the verge of going “I’m okay with this” something completely incomprehensible happens.

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September 4, 2014 at 5:18 pm Comments (30)

Naruto 691 – A Sending Off

September 4, 2014 at 3:51 pm Comments (45)

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