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Vinland Saga – 10

「ラグナロク」 (Ragunaroku)
“Ragnarok”

Thorfinn: Ragnarok. The extended edition.

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September 16, 2019 at 4:46 am Comments (2)

Vinland Saga – 09

「ロンドン橋の死闘」 (Rondonkyou no shitou)
“The Battle of London Bridge”

I repeat, contrary to the popular nursery rhyme, London Bridge is not falling down. At least not from the combined invasion in 1013 AD.

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September 2, 2019 at 11:18 am Comments (14)

Vinland Saga – 08

「海の果ての果て」 (Umi no Hate no Hate)
“The Edge of the Sea”

This ep wasn’t just back in-character, it was flat-out superb.

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August 26, 2019 at 5:38 pm Comments (8)

Vinland Saga – 07

「北人ノルマンニ」 (Norumanni)
“Normanni”

This ep was shounen to the hilt.

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August 21, 2019 at 4:07 am Comments (11)

Vinland Saga – 06

「旅の始まり」 ( Tabi no hajimari )
“The Journey Begins”

In order for us to understand the depth of the tragedy that’s playing out here, it seems to me that we really need to understand just what is being lost.

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August 13, 2019 at 3:46 am Comments (6)

Vinland Saga – 05

「戦鬼の子」 (Senoni (Tororu) no ko)
“The Troll’s Son”

It’s not often that fillers can be leveraged to full effect, in a way that fulfils the original creators vision while substantially adding to their imagined world. Being able to do so is the mark of a truly great adaptation.

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August 5, 2019 at 4:38 am Comments (5)

Vinland Saga – 04

「本当の戦士」 (Hontou no senshi)
“A True Warrior”

A true warrior doesn’t need a sword.

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July 30, 2019 at 5:45 am Comments (12)

Vinland Saga – 01, 02, 03

「ここではないどこか/剣/戦鬼」 (Koko dewanai dokoka/Ken/Tororu)
“Somewhere Not Here/Sword/Troll”

It’s finally here! Enzo and Zaiden team up to take you on a journey through the premiere of Vinland Saga, and beyond!

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July 9, 2019 at 3:11 pm Comments (20)