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Mob Psycho 100 II – 12

「社会復帰戦 ~友情~」 (Shakai fukki-sen ~ yuujou ~)
“Social Rehabilitation ~Friendship~”

As big bads go, Touichirou is about as good as it gets for Mob.

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Mob Psycho 100 II – 11

「指導 ~感知能力者~」 (Shidou ~ kanchi nouryoku-sha ~)
“Guidance ~Psychic Sensor~”

Mob has been great this season, but only rarely has it been perfect.

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March 19, 2019 at 3:55 pm Comments (6)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 10

「衝突 ~パワー系~」 (Shoutotsu ~ pawaa-kei ~)
“Collision ~Power Type~”

When is luck not really luck, I wonder?

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March 12, 2019 at 6:05 pm Comments (12)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 09

「見せてみろ ~集合~」 (Misete miro ~ shuugou ~)
“Show Me What You’ve Got ~Band Together~”

I almost can’t wrap my head around Ohtsuka Akio, Inoue Kazuhiko and Miki Shinichirou all appearing in the same episode of the same series – it’s like my speakers were going to explode from the Godly glow.

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March 5, 2019 at 4:24 pm Comments (7)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 08

「それでも ~前へ~」 (Soredemo ~ mae e ~)
“Even Then ~Continue Forward~”

Well, that was certainly an effective bit of misdirection.

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February 26, 2019 at 6:41 pm Comments (10)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 07

「追い込み ~正体~」 (Oikomi ~ shoutai ~)
“Cornered – True Identity -”

It’s the little things that really make the difference with Mob Psycho 100.

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February 19, 2019 at 4:03 pm Comments (8)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 06

「孤独なホワイティー」 (Kodokuna Howaitī)
“Lonely Whitey”

I’ve noted it before, but the thing that really makes Reigen such a standout character is his paradoxical nature.

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February 12, 2019 at 7:09 pm Comments (9)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 05

「不和 ~選択~」 (Fuwa ~ Sentaku ~)
“Discord ~ Choices ~”

“Come into my parlor”, said the spider to the fly.

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February 5, 2019 at 10:06 pm Comments (13)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 04

「中身 ~悪霊~」 (Nakami ~ Akuryou ~)
“Inside ~Evil Spirit~”

It goes without saying that Mob Psycho 100 is a series with tremendous tonal versatility, and we’ve seen a good chunk of that range in the first four eps of this season.

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January 30, 2019 at 2:37 am Comments (10)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 03

「重ねる危険 ~変質~」 (Kasaneru Kiken ~ Henshitsu ~)
“One Danger After Another ~Degeneration~”

OK Dororo, the ball’s back in your court…

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January 22, 2019 at 9:19 pm Comments (5)

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)

Mob Psycho 100 II – 01

「ビリビリ ~誰かが見ている~」 (Biribiri)
“Someone is Watching”

I’m going to need a few minutes to bask in the glory…

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January 8, 2019 at 1:25 pm Comments (20)

Mob Psycho 100 – 12 (END)

「モブと霊幻~巨大ツチノコ現るの巻~」 ()
“Mob and Reigen: A Giant Tsuchinoko Appears”

I can sum this one up in three words: it was great.

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September 27, 2016 at 11:01 pm Comments (26)

Mob Psycho 100 – 11

「師匠~leader~」 (Shishou: Leader)
“Master: Leader”

Reigen has been Mob Psycho 100’s most perplexing character right from the beginning.

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September 20, 2016 at 11:14 pm Comments (17)

Mob Psycho 100 – 10

「巨悪のオーラ~黒幕~」 (Kyoaku no Aura: Kuromaku)
“The Heinous Aura ~Mastermind~”

Nope, there’s no way I’m going to list all those characters – you’ll just have to look ‘em up.

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September 13, 2016 at 8:07 pm Comments (9)

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