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Sakura Trick – 08

「桜色のウエディング/桜色なクリスマス」 (Sakurairo no Uedingu / Sakurairona Kurisumasu)
“Sakura-colored Wedding / Sakura-colored Christmas”

Sakura Trick is at its bets when there’s progress in one of the couples, and we got plenty of that this week. How adorable!

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February 28, 2014 at 10:07 pm Comments (18)

Nagi no Asukara – 21

「水底よりの使い」 (Minasoko Yori no Tsukai)
“The Messenger From the Bottom of the Sea”

Welcome back, Manaka.

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February 28, 2014 at 9:21 pm Comments (45)

Kill la Kill – 20

「とおく群衆を離れて」 (Toku Gunshu o Hanare Te)
“Far from the Maddening Crowds”

Seems like my prediction was correct after all.

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February 28, 2014 at 6:06 pm Comments (56)

Chuunibyou Demo Koi ga Shitai! Ren – 08

「偽りの…精霊聖母(モリサマー)」 (Itsuwari no… Seirei Seibo (Mori Samaa))
“The False… Spiritual Virgin (Mori Summer)”

After two whole episodes of constant relationship development on the Yuuta and Rikka front, this week took a slight break to focus on our other favorite duo.

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February 28, 2014 at 12:39 pm Comments (48)

Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – 08

「妹の悲しみをいやすのは、妹」 (Imouto no Kanashimi o Iyasu no wa, Imouto)
“Only a Little Sister Can Sooth Sadness Over a Little Sister”

More Mayura, more Nadeshiko, more rebellious Kobeni, more broken Benio, more jealous Suetsugi, and–wait, did she say marriage!?

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February 27, 2014 at 11:53 am Comments (38)

Winter 2014 Mid-Season Podcast

Please don’t mind us as we go back to the old format for a bit, as we welcome six writers who have many mixed feelings about this current season.

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February 27, 2014 at 1:49 am Comments (72)

Bleach 570 – Silence Will Fall

February 27, 2014 at 1:40 am Comments (55)

Naruto 666 – Duality

February 26, 2014 at 5:53 pm Comments (25)

Hunter X Hunter 2011 – 118

「イツワリ × ノ × イカリ」 (Itsuwari × no × Ikari)
“A × False × Rage”

That apology didn’t really sound sincere to me…

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February 26, 2014 at 1:57 am Comments (34)

Seitokai Yakuindomo* – 08

「波との戯れ びちょびちょだぜ, 万能ウィング, スルメとタカトシ Max Power! その5, 夏の夜 夏の朝」
(Nami to no Tawamure Bichobichodaze, Bannou Uingu, Surume to Takatoshi Max Power! So no Go, Natsu no Yoru, Natsu no Asa)
“Play with water and get soaked; All-purpose Wing, Dried Squid and Tsuda Max Power! Part 5, Summer Night; Summer Morning”

I can’t remember if we’ve already had one of these, but it’s that time again! With liberal amounts of suntan lotion on certain body parts and peace signs in all the wrong places, it’s the beloved beach episode!

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February 25, 2014 at 9:33 pm Comments (21)

Toaru Hikuushi e no Koiuta – 08

「鳥の名前」 (Tori no Namae)
“The Name of the Bird”

This is just the beginning of the end.

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February 25, 2014 at 6:04 pm Comments (80)

Nourin – 07

「号泣サラダ」 (Goukyuu sarada)
“Sob Salad”

I’m not sure if this is a friendship episode, the greatest osananijimi self-sabotage ever, the beginning of a OT3 or an opening to ship yuri, but I know I liked it! (Hint: It’s all of the above.)

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February 25, 2014 at 12:08 pm Comments (32)

Nobunaga the Fool – 07

「秘儀王」 (Higi Ou)

Maximum douche levels achieved.

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February 25, 2014 at 11:46 am Comments (25)

Tonari no Seki-kun – 08

「将棋(2) (Shougi 2)
“Shogi 2″

After its one week hiatus, Tonari no Seki-kun returns with one of its best episodes yet. With a great follow up to a previous story and the animation looking cleaner than ever, it felt like everyone who worked on it gave it 110%.

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February 24, 2014 at 7:42 pm Comments (12)

Noragami – 08

「一線を越えて」 (Issen o Koete)
“Over the Line”

Poor Yato. I will be your friend!

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February 24, 2014 at 12:47 pm Comments (73)

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