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Sword Art Online: Alicization – War of Underworld – 01

「北の地にて」 (Kita no Ji Nite)
“In The Far North”

If only you could have seen my face throughout the entire episode.

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October 14, 2019 at 1:00 am Comments (36)

Boku no Hero Academia – 64

「スクープ雄英1年A組」 (Sukuupu Yuu Ichi-Nen Ei-Gumi)
“The Scoop on U.A. Class 1-A”

A recap episode that stealthily illustrates the worldview of Boku no Hero Academia.

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October 13, 2019 at 10:46 pm Comments (7)

Shin Chuuka Ichiban – 01

「夢を継ぐ者」 (Yume o tsugu mono)
“The Inheritor of a Dream”

Move aside, Shokugeki no Soma. This is the real cooking show.

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October 13, 2019 at 3:22 pm Comments (10)

No Guns Life – 01

「暴走拡張者」 (Bousou kakuchousha)
“Renegade Extended”

Some of the best reveals and action sequences I’ve seen, and we’re only just getting started.

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October 13, 2019 at 7:24 am Comments (6)

Kabukicho Sherlock – 01

「はじめまして探偵諸君」 (Hajimemashite Tantei Shokun)
“Hello, Detectives”

Kabukicho Sherlock is not exactly progressive, but it is different.

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October 12, 2019 at 7:33 am Comments (6)

Assassins Pride – 01

「暗殺者の慈悲」 (Ansatsusha no Jihi)
“Mercy of an Assassin”

The chest never lies.

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October 11, 2019 at 12:06 am Comments (19)

Beastars – 01

“The full moon chooses which beast to illuminate”

Anthropomorphic society, teenage angst, theatre club, bullies, politics, murder, and so much more. That’s what Beastars has promised its viewers after premiering this week on Netflix Japan.

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October 10, 2019 at 6:54 pm Comments (4)

Phantasy Star Online 2 Episode Oracle – 01

「ずっとこの日を待っていた」 (Zutto Kono Niitsu o Matteita)
“I’ve Been Waiting for this Day”

I’m sorry, I keep expecting this guy to be catching Pokemon or killing zombie demons.

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October 10, 2019 at 7:09 am Comments (14)

Nanatsu no Taizai: Kamigami no Gekirin – 01

「闇を払う光」 (Yami wo Harau Hikari)
“The Light That Drives off Darkness”

There’s been a great deal of trepidation coming into this season. It’s too early to claim this episode ameliorated it, but it was a decent start at least.

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October 10, 2019 at 12:55 am Comments (9)

Watashi, Nouryoku wa Heikinchi de tte Itta yo ne! – 01

And here I thought I wouldn’t be able to stomach another isekai. Luckily, Watashi, Nouryoku wa Heikinchi de tte Itta yo ne managed to scratch all the right itches and made me cognizant of some that I never knew about.

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October 9, 2019 at 1:19 am Comments (29)

Bokutachi wa Benkyou ga Dekinai S2 – 01

「天才と彼はその[X]なる判定に銘々慮る」 (Tensai to Kare wa Sono [X] Naru Hantei ni Meimei Omonpakaru)
“He and a Genius Each Consider a Decision Pertaining to X”

Bokuben is back!

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October 8, 2019 at 1:08 am Comments (6)

Babylon – 01

[Episode 1]

Note: not at all the same thing as Babylonia.

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October 7, 2019 at 4:30 am Comments (6)

Africa no Salaryman – 01

「アフリカの痴漢」 (Afurika no Chikan)
“Africa Pervert / Africa Donut Shop / Africa Eyeglasses / Africa Mixer”

The comedy’s pretty good. Watch it.

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October 7, 2019 at 12:42 am Comments (5)

Fairy Gone – 13

「雨音の罪と白雪の罰」 (Ameon no tsumi to shiro yuki no bachi)
“Rain Sound’s Crime and White Snow’s Punishment”

And now for the show you least expected.

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October 6, 2019 at 9:01 pm Comments (4)

Fate/Grand Order: Zettai Majuu Sensen Babylonia – 01

「絶対魔獣戦線バビロニア」 (Zettai Majuu Sensen Babironia)
“Absolute Demonic Front Babylonia”

Adventure fantasy, flat protagonist, long title — this is isekai Fate!

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October 6, 2019 at 5:45 am Comments (45)

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