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Proud to kick off our 6th year in the running!

Anichart, ANN, CR, MAL

:On-Going Titles:
Aquarion Logos, Gate, Go! Princess Precure, , Lupin III – L’avventura Italiana, Ushio to Tora, Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V

:Fall Anime 2015 Preview Excluded Titles:
Ketsuekigata-kun! Blood-Type S3, Lovely Movie: Itoshi no Muco Season 3, Shin Atashin’chi, Teekyuu 6

Total Number of New TV-Series: 47

Last Updated: 02/09/2015


Aikatsu! 4Aikatsu! 4 

Animation Company: Sunrise
Website: http://www.tv-tokyo.co.jp/anime/aikatsu/index2.html
Genre: Music, School, Shoujo, Slice of Life
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Fourth season of Aikatsu!
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I have been telling myself to give this a chance already, but I keep on procrastinating.
Vantage: It’s apparently quite popular, but I’ve never tried this.
Oki: It’s a beautiful adorable moe show! No freakin thanks.
MidnightDevont: Oh look, a fourth season of a show that I have never seen. Also, the picture, it burns me with the moe!
Berry: Aikatsu looks cute but man I’m behind.
Hideki: Is this thing still going?
Nikolita: Holy pink and sparkly. Also, I don’t usually have an interest in shows of which I haven’t watched the previous season(s).
Charibo :  An Anime  made to sell goodies to Japanese little girls. 


Comet LuciferComet Lucifer

Animation Company: 8bit
Website: http://comet-lucifer.jp/
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mecha
Airing Date: October 4th, 2015
Summary: The story takes place on the planet Gift, where precious crystals called Giftjium are buried in the earth. A young man named Sōgo lives in Garden Indigo, a prosperous mining town. Sougo’s hobby is to collect rare crystals. One day, he gets wrapped up in a riot caused by his classmates Kaon, Roman, and Otto, and he loses his way until he finds a lake deep under the ground’s mining ruins. There, he meets a mysterious girl with blue hair and red eyes that gaze straight ahead. The story follows the adventure of what happens after this meeting.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2 | PV 3
Team Impression

Eva: ….The story sounds awfully familiar to something I watched in the past, but hey I am curious enough to see where it will go!
Vantage: An interesting premise, this looks cool! I don’t feel like the PV told me any more than I already knew from the synopsis, but it featured a flying loli. That’s a good thing, right?
Oki: Looks like I could give it a shot, and it has mecha. Loli for Vantage, Mecha for me! Then again Gundam. . .and loli.
MidnightDevont: Not exactly sure how to feel about this, from the PV the animation looks absolutely beautiful at the very least. Mecha isn’t usually my genre though. So i’m pretty sure there are people on this blog that will want this show more then I do.
Berry: Typical guy finds mysterious girl, adventure ensues type of anime. And I don’t like mecha but the premise sounds nice and the PV was cool, though it was more like a music video. The girl is cute too.
Hideki: I’ve seen this show already..like 15 times.
Nikolita: Reminds me of Origin: Spirits of the Past. I’m not big on mecha, but I’d be interesting in doing a First Impression anyways.
Charibo:  -BIG GIANT ROBOT- not for me .

Possible Bloggers:
Eva, Vantage, Nikolita



Concrete Revolutio Choujin GensouConcrete Revolutio: Choujin Gensou

Animation Company: Bones
Website: http://concreterevolutio.com/en/
Genre: Action, Adventure
Airing Date: October 6th, 2015
Summary: The stage is set in “another Japan” as a banquet of diverse superhumans unfolds…In an imaginary “age of gods” about 20 years after the war, Japan has grown and developed by leaps and bounds. What if all the superhumans ever written about in fictional stories existed at the same time? Superhumans who came into existence through different circumstances, and who are special in different ways — Titans from outer space, lifeforms from a mystical world, phantoms and goblins from ancient times, cyborgs created by scientists, relics that rose out of the ruins of ancient civilizations, and the list goes on. One segment of these superhumans makes no secret of their existence and has gained popularity in society. Others cloak their identities and fight in secrecy. There are enemies of superhumans as well, organizations that operate in the shadows. The Japanese government has taken many measures to secure peace and order. One is the establishment of an organization under the Ministry of Health and Welfare — the Overpopulation Research Laboratory, a.k.a. the Superhuman Bureau. Their mission is to identify and approach suerhumans, then oversee and safeguard them. One member of the Superhuman Bureau, Jiro Hitoyoshi, is protagonist of this series.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: This looks like it is going to be real complicated, but I like complicated stories so I will take a look! Also damn the colors, gorgeous! I can see BONES signatures stamped all over this. Considering I wasn’t a huge fan of their previous original series, here’s to hoping this one (as colorful as it may be) will be more appealing.
Vantage: An original series, huh? It looks like it’s created a reaaaaally complicated setting for itself, so hopefully it doesn’t end up as a complete mess.
Oki: This looks freaking amazing and also I hate it but I love it.
MidnightDevont: You know, this looks like it has the potential to be a lot of fun. I mean, the PV had a magical girl fighting against a Mecha. Something about that is so special that it makes me happy on multiple levels. I’ll take a look at this one for sure.
Berry: This sounds so crazy but fun. The synopsis is so complicated so I’d have to watch an episode to actually understand the show. But a bunch of superhumans of all types? Nice.
Hideki: I saw the PV. not interested.
Nikolita: Sounds like it’s going to be really chaotic, which means I’d have trouble keeping track of all the names and details. Pass.
Charibo: Why does this show sounds so complicated ? I like the Art style though .

Possible Bloggers:
MidnightDevont, Oki



Dance with DevilsDance with Devils

Animation Company: Brains Base
Website: http://dwd-anime.com/
Genre: Demons, Romance, Shoujo, Supernatural
Airing Date: October 7th, 2015
Summary: The story revolves around Rikka Tachibana, a female second-year high school student who attends Shiko Academy in Shiko Town. She enjoyed her school life while living with her mother Maria, but one day, that balance fell into ruin. The anime is a story of Rikka being loved and being attracted to demons.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva:  I want this to be good, I really do, but I am not holding my breath for it. I will watch it though.
Vantage: I’d be more interested in this if it didn’t look like it fell straight out of an otome game.
Oki: I love otome games as we all know but I have never enjoyed an adaptation.
MidnightDevont: Something about this show and the way it’s animated reminds me of another show in this season….one that I am not looking forward too in the slightest. oh look, it’s the one RIGHT below this….
Berry: If it’s a shoujo there’s a 75% chance that I’m going to watch it. Like Midnight I’m also worried it might be another Diabolik Lovers I really hope it won’t be. I’ll think about covering this.
Hideki: See…reverse harems have never been my thing. I’ll just go ahead and pass on this one for people who like the penises.
Nikolita: On the other hand, as long as it’s tasteful, I’m all about reverse harems. It looks pretty, so what the hell –  I’m game.
Charibo:  Another Reverse Harem . Still introducing the main blond boy, the red head one , the one with the crazy hair-curt ( such a cute plait, please teach me how to do it ), the pervert one  and the one who look like a crazy psychopath. I might look a bit masochist on this one but I want to try it. Also, I may have a crush for the ginger head one ( rindo/リンド  ). Don’t judge me .

Possible Bloggers:
Charibo, Nikolita



Diabolik Lovers More, BloodDiabolik Lovers More, Blood (S2)

Animation Company: Zexcs
Website: http://anime-dialover.com/
Genre: School, Shoujo, Vampire, Harem
Airing Date: September 24th, 2015
Summary: The second season of Diabolik Lovers. Komori Yui is still adapting to the life of living with the sadistic Sakamaki vampire brothers, how will her relationship fare between them throughout the rest of her time in high school?
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Vantage: Ibid.
Oki: I like my dignity where it is thank you
MidnightDevont: -internalized screaming, runs off, comes back with 16 bottles of holy water, silver stakes, many matches, a truck of garlic.- I HATE EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS SERIES, IT OFFENDS ME ON BASE LEVELS. WHY THE HELL IS GOT LICENSED FOR A SECOND SEASON I CAN’T EVEN IMAGINE. IS THE CONTENT OF THIS SEASON EVEN CANON TO THE GAME ANYMORE? Wait, actually, that might be good….since the anime based off the game was missing so much detail it was painful. One part of me is drawn to this second season out of a sick sense of curiosity, the other half wants to vomit at the thought of it….I’ll give it ONE episode….that was enough of the first season to tell me i hated it….
Berry: I watched one episode, and I almost felt myself vomit. The abuse and rape tones are disgusting and make me absolutely sick, and the fact that this has gotten another season just…frightens me. And it also frightens me that there are fangirls horny over this and it’s sickening. It’s trash, absolute abusive trash.
Hideki: What did I just say about reverse harem shows?
Nikolita: The social worker in me is thinking that if everyone else is having this kind of emotional reaction to the show, I’d end up putting my fist through my computer screen if I tried to watch it.
Charibo: While watching the first season I literally spit blood. For a long time I was in pain now I laugh about it .YES MORE BLOOD ! YES ANOTHER BUNCH OF HOT LOOKING SHITTY TEENAGE VAMPIRES WHO ARE ENJOYING  ABUSING A 13 YEARS OLD LOOKING GIRL ! Our new vampire cast looks exactly the same as the last one : Tsundere boy, crazy-shit-eyes-kun, stylish blond hair guy,and the read head smiling psycopath. Not sure I can handle two reverse harem with some autoproclaimed demons shows in a row.


Gakusen Toshi AsteriskGakusen Toshi Asterisk

Animation Company: A-1 Pictures
Website: http://asterisk-war.com/
Genre: Action, Comedy, Ecchi, Fantasy, Romance, School, Sci-Fi, Harem
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The Academy City on the Water, Rikka (otherwise known as Asterisk) is the world’s largest stage for the integrated battle entertainment, “Star Wars Festival.” The young boys and girls of the “Starpulse Generation” belonging to the six academies made their wishes with Shining Armaments in their hands, vying for supremacy—Amagiri Ayato is one of them. Ayato arrived at Rikka at the invitation of the Student Council President of the Seidoukan Academy, Claudia, and right after that he incurred the wrath of the “Petalblaze Witch” Julis, and ended up having to duel her. The greatest academy battle entertainment, begins here!
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I have seen a lot of hype around this series, so I know it definitely has something going for it. Regardless of it being an ecchi harem, (which is typically not my cup of tea) I will give this show a shot.
Vantage: As a light novel reader, I’m really enjoying this series. Yes, it’s an ecchi fantasy harem cardboard cut-out, but with A-1’s surprisingly high production values and a two-cour run confirmed, this adaptation will get through enough of the plot to make it worth watching. I’d be more than happy to blog this.
Oki: I was interested until the harem part!
MidnightDevont: I think i can pass on this safely, I think Vantage has it covered sooo…..AWAY!
Berry: Harem? Ecchi? Count me the hell out.
Hideki: Oh boy. Another show about a super special guy who all the girls want and he’ll end up with the first girl he meets #23432.
Nikolita: I’m all for ecchi, but this reminds me too much of Gundam for some reason.
Charibo:  That’s a really big sword  Ayato-kun . Are you compensating for something ?

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Garo Guren no TsukiGaro: Guren no Tsuki

Animation Company: MAPPA
Website: http://garo-project.jp/ANIME/
Genre: Action, Demons, Fantasy, Magic, Shounen, Supernatural
Airing Date: October 10th, 2015
Summary: Producer Masao Maruyama announced at animation studio MAPPA’s Otakon panel that the second Garo: Honoo no Kokuin television anime series is slated for this October. Unlike the first Garo anime, this series will be a jidaigeki (period drama) set in the Heian period. It will have a female protagonist.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I feel like this is more of something I would enjoy marathon in the future than watch while airing.
Vantage: So is this far removed enough from the first anime for newcomers to pick up? If people end up saying it’s good I might try this.
Oki: Looks light it might be good but I’m not sure, never really saw Garo and don’t know how different this is going to be.
MidnightDevont: I didn’t watch the first season, is it going to have any relation at all? I don’t know, I mean, I heard a lot of good things about the first season. I don’t think i’ll be checking it out, but i’ll be listening to other peoples views.
Berry: Even though Honoo no Kokuin had some problems, I still really enjoyed Garo. I thought the second season would be a continuation of Leon’s adventure, but it’s completely different! Even though it’ll be different characters, the same voice cast is coming back so that should be fun. I’m looking forward to this.
Hideki: I didn’t care enough about Garo to watch it in the first place. So….no?
Nikolita: Cue my blank stare.
Charibo:  Never saw Garo, but if it’s a really different show, why not ?


Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka?? S2Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka?? (S2)

Animation Company: White Fox
Website: http://www.gochiusa.com/
Genre: Comedy, Slice of Life
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The second season of Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka? Cocoa is still living and working at Cafe Rabbit House. This anime follows her and the friends she has made throughout their time working in the cafe.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: This show is adorable- and I’m saying that based off watching only one episode. I need to finish the first season first though.
Vantage: A miracle of the universe. I can sing its praises for hours. Each episode is guaranteed diabeetus and everyone is best girl. Also distinguishable from the first season because the title now has two question marks instead of one. My body is ready.
MidnightDevont: Well I know absolutely nothing about this show past vaugely recognizing the name. So That counts me out!
Berry: ………………………no.
Hideki: Didn’t see season 1. Automatically kills any interest for me when i’m a season behind like this.
Nikolita: I haven’t seen the first season. Would consider watching it but it looks so… cute.
Charibo:  Cuteness overload

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Haikyuu!! 2Haikyuu!! 2

Animation Company: Production I.G.
Website: http://www.j-haikyu.com/
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Shounen, Sports
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: A direct sequel to Haikyuu!! TV anime: Junior high school student Shouyou Hinata continues pushing his volleyball club forward, aiming to improve on the results he has achieved so far.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I actually haven’t watched this series yet. I plan to do though… eventually.
Vantage: I know this is an incredibly popular sports manga, but I couldn’t get into it even after the first ten or so chapters.
Oki: Nah man it be sports.
MidnightDevont: I know a lot of people who cosplay from this….but my actual knowledge of the series and interest to get into it are about 0. So i’ll pass.
Berry: Haikyuu!! was a fun watch. Not as dramatic as Kuroko no Basket or other sports anime, but still enjoyable. You know, I’m gonna go ahead and cover this. Covering it during the matches might be tough but I’m going to try it out anyway.
Hideki: What did I JUST SAY about the ‘missing a season’ thing?
Nikolita: I have little to no interest in virutally all sports anime.

Possible Bloggers:
Berry, Charibo



Heavy ObjectHeavy Object

Animation Company: J.C. Staff
Website: http://heavyobject.net/
Genre: Action, Mecha, Sci-Fi, Seinen
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Kwenser came to the Alaskan military base to study Objects, the new weapons that have completely revolutionized war as we know it – battles are fought by soldiers controlling Objects far away from harm. However, when he starts to get close to Object pilot Milinda, will he discover the grim truth behind Heavy Objects?
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Ever since I first heard of it, I already knew this was going to be a show I would follow. Count me in, I will definitely be checking this one out!
Vantage: I’ve heard good things about the light novels, although I haven’t read them myself. Looks like we’ll have many interesting mecha anime this season!
Oki: Absolutely.
MidnightDevont: Oh look, another mecha show that at least 4 or 5 others bloggers are more qualified to review then I am.
Berry: I don’t like mecha.
Hideki: Heavy Object. More like…heavy ASS! aha ah…i’m so witty.
Nikolita: Is it just me, or do many of the shows this season seem like they have a similar premise?
Charibo:  What is wrong with you Japan ? Why so much Mecha ?

Possible Bloggers:
Eva, Oki



Hidan no Aria AAHidan no Aria AA

Animation Company: Dogakobo
Website: http://ariaaa.tv/
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Spin-off of Hidan no Aria. A young girl idolizes the world-renowned S-ranked butei Kanzaki H. Aria and plans to follow in her footsteps. However, her test grades her out as only an E-rank! All is not lost, however, as Aria agrees to give her some pointers. Can Aria help this newcomer become a first-rate butei?
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: It’s to safe to say I will not be watching this series, period. I have covered the first season, but I honestly have no interest in the sequel. It has been long forgotten.
Vantage: I remember watching Hidan no Aria many moons ago, although it’s been so long that I don’t even have an opinion on it any more. I remember Kugimiya Rie, though.
Oki: This PV makes it look waaay more interesting than it probably will be!
MidnightDevont: I don’t know anything about the original, it looks cool and if Kugimiya Rie is in it, we’re in for some serious tsundere. However, I think I’ll pass on this one.
Berry: Never watched this and I don’t think I ever will.
Hideki: Oh boy a spin off! of…. um…SOME SHOW! ..no thanks.
Nikolita: Big NOPE from me.
Charibo:  A series that I didn’t care about in the first place ‘s spin off ? Sorry I’ll pass


High School Star MusicalHigh School Star Musical

Animation Company: C-Station
Genre: Comedy, Music, School
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Yūta Hoshiya enters Ayana Academy, a school focusing on show business activities, specifically music. The academy has a group of the three students with the highest grades in the musical department, and they are known as the Kao Kai (Cherry Blossom Flower Association). This organization stands at the top of the pecking order within the academy. The shortcut to entering the musical department is to enter the Star Frame class, which is directly taught by the members, and to be recognized by them. Unfortunately, due to their own problems, students Tōru, Kaito, Shō, Shū, and Yūta are all struggling to even remain candidates for the musical department. By a stroke of luck, however, the five are spotted by Kao Kai member Ōtori, and they pique his interest.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I will definitely be watching this, but I will take the backseat from covering it.
Vantage: Do you have a Nico-Nico-Nii~? I didn’t think so.
Oki: I read High School Musical and where is the lie?
MidnightDevont: The summery doesn’t do much for me, however the pv does. Seeing the animation and the characters and the [gay undertones]. I think I’ll be checking this one out, yo know…for the comedy.
Berry: I’m only going to watch this for the purple-haired badass on the motorcycle. He’s probably gonna be the mean one who’s totally not mean and that is my weakness.
Hideki: The amount of NOT CARING and strong not wanting to do this is amazing.
Nikolita: That poster is cute but it’s not enough to sway me into being interested about this show.
Charibo:  So, It’s like Utau no prince Sama but without the crazy-eyes-useless girl ? It can be watchable then. Wait … Are they making  a star with their fingers ? The Cherry Blossom Flower Association ? I’m starting to like this . Also, Hot looking boyz in uniform, can’t argue with that.

Possible Bloggers:
MidnightDevont, Charibo



Hokuto no Ken Ichigo AjiHokuto no Ken: Ichigo Aji

Animation Company: Studio TBD
Website: http://www.hikanukobinukaeriminuteiounitousouhanainodaaaaa.com/
Genre: Comedy, Seinen
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The spinoff centers on a fun version of the Holy Emperor Souther as he tries to find ways to become friends with Kenshirou, demonstrates his party techniques, and sometimes plays with the Gosha Sei.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: …. I have never seen such a long URL name in my life…. /Awkward moment is when the URL is more interesting than its show.
Vantage: Is… is that website link for real? Oh gods, it really is for real! Also, I’ve never read Fist of the North Star, so I’m not really interested in this.
Oki: Hahahahar noe.
MidnightDevont: I have absolutely no interest in Fist of the North Star. Never have, never will.
Berry: Fist of the North Star is still on my To Watch list. I’M GONNA WATCH IT SOME DAY.
Hideki: With Berry on this. One of these days….
Nikolita: Can’t stand that style of animation. Pass!
Charibo:  I don’t understand anything. The URL, the description… And this is some really disturbing picture .


K Return of KingsK: Return of Kings

Animation Company: Go-Hands
Website: http://k-project-come-back.jpn.com/
Genre: Action, Super Power, Supernatural
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: In modern Japan, where history has strangely overlapped with reality. There, seven “Kings” with great superpowers existed. Along with their clansman to whom they shared their own power with, the kings each formed clans. Order bound by blue, red flames that cause chaos, irregularities that shine in white, and reforms branched off into green. The Kings, each with their own abilities, now…With “jungle” once again jumping back into action, the fates of the various Kings are brought together.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Eh… I don’t know… I haven’t been interested enough to watched the movie. I will take a look, but I won’t make any promises.
Vantage: I remember co-blogging this with Eva a few years back. Never thought it’d get a sequel! I’d be down for continuing if she’s up with it as well?
Oki: I need so much more context than I have.
MidnightDevont: As much as I’ve meant to watch the first season and trust me, I have. I just keep not having the time. So since I’ve missed the first season, not much point in me watching the second one.
Berry: Okay so question. Do I have to watch the movie before watching this? Because there are dead characters that are alive and I’m so confused?????? Also, I was never too invested in this show (only for the main trio).
Hideki: Can’t say I ever wanted to watch anorexic boys fighting other anorexic boys that have the personality of a wet newspaper.
Nikolita: Interesting premise, but pass.
Charibo:  I haven’t finished the first season . Too many new characters but, oh well, if I manage to finish the first season maybe I’ll try this out .


Kamisama Minarai- Himitsu no CocotamaKamisama Minarai: Himitsu no Cocotama

Animation Company: Oriental Light and Magic
Website: http://www.coco-tama.com/
Genre: Kids, Magic
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Cocotama are tiny gods born from the thoughts and feelings of objects that people use with great care. The fact that Cocotama wear part of the egg they hatch out of as underwear is proof that they are still apprentices. The Cocotama use a mysterious magic, and they train hard to be of use to humans and to become full gods. They live inside human houses and stealthily move around to help humans find things they have lost, although they make many mistakes.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Even if this show came out ten years ago, I still wouldn’t watch it.
Vantage: I can’t possibly be the correct target demographic for this.
Oki: Look I can only handle this much cute if someone’s dog is about to be turned into a zombie.
MidnightDevont: I…thik tht this could be adorable, but at the same time, I just can’t even imagine wanting to watch it. I think I’ll pass.
Berry: Their underwear is one half the egg. And they live in a dollhouse!!! AHHHHH.
Hideki: (Injects Self with Insulin because of the sheer diabetes that will come from this show) Let’s fucking do this.
Nikolita: The first half of the synopsis reads like Shugo Chara. Cute, but no thanks.
Charibo:  A bunch a shitty tamagotchis which are looking like Hamtaro, are playing  around the house of a 6 year old girl. Talking about good plots …

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Kidou Senshi Gundam Tekketsu no OrphansKidou Senshi Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans

Animation Company: SUNRISE
Website: http://g-tekketsu.com/
Genre: Drama, Mecha, Military, Sci-Fi
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: 300 years after a great conflict between Earth and Mars known as the “Calamity War,” a woman named Cordelia sets out on a journey to Earth to speak for the independence of the Martian city of Chryse, which is under the control of the Earth government. Escorting her is the private security company CGS members Mikazuki Augus and Orga Itsuka. When a group named Gjallarhorn attacks CGS and Cordelia, Orga sees this as a chance to rebel against CGS and launch a coup. Mikazuki and Orga are thrust into a new conflict. To fend off Gjallarhorn, Mikazuki rides an old mobile suit from the Calamity War, powered by a nuclear reactor, the Gundam Barbatos.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

I hope this one is a lot better than the last one. Q _ Q I just couldn’t get into it. BEEN SO LONG! I NEED MY GUNDAM DOSE! Also I am already LOVING the Gundam’s design in this one! EPIC.
Vantage: I’m ashamed to admit that I have never Gundam. I know I really should start, but I keep putting it off again and again.
Oki: I love Gundam and I am really hoping this will be better than Reconguista plz.
MidnightDevont: That feel when once again there are like…2 or 3 people FAR more qualified to blog this then I am.
Berry: Again, I don’t like mecha. And I heard the last Gundam was shit?
Hideki: Oh boy..gundam…. if you could see my face right now….the level of excitement you would see…
Nikolita: Gundam? Pass!
Charibo:   Sorry no mechas for me.

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Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns S2Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns (S2)

Animation Company: Toei Animation
Genre: Mystery, Shounen
Airing Date: October 3rd, 2015
Summary: This year’s 33rd issue of Kodansha’s Weekly Shōnen Magazine announced that Seimaru Amagi and Fumiya Sato’s Kindaichi Shōnen no Jikenbo R (The File of Young Kindaichi Returns) manga will get a second anime adaptation that will premiere in Japan in October. The magazine will reveal more information about the anime adaptation in future issues.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Another one of those shows I am not interested in. AKA: Haven’t watched the first season yet.
Vantage: Haven’t watched the first season.
Oki: Why do these guys look like they belong in a yaoi? The main ones, the res t are whatever.
MidnightDevont: I started watching the first season but I lost my interest in it fairly quickly. I did love the manga back in the day, but blogging episodic mystery arcs is hard. So I’ll pass.
Berry: I haven’t seen the first season either.
Hideki: If it wasn’t the second season I MIGHT have been interested. But i’m not going to watch a season to catch up.
Nikolita: Not interested in it enough to watch the previous season before watching this.
Charibo:  Never heard of this.


Komori-san wa Kotowarenai!Komori-san wa Kotowarenai!

Animation Company: Artland
Website: http://komori-anime.com/
Genre: Comedy, Seinen, Slice of Life
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Fourteen-year-old Komori Shuri is a junior high school girl who is too nice to decline requests. Constantly doing favors for other people has given her incredible strength?! But even so, she is also an adolescent junior high school girl. A manga overflowing with the ups and downs of everyday life!
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Sounds sweet, but I don’t see myself watching this.
Vantage: This comes from a 4-koma manga, and it looks absolutely adorable. I’m watching this for sure!
Oki: Too much cute. . . Vantage take my love, my anger, and all of my diabeetus.
MidnightDevont: Not sure this is my cup of tea.
Berry: This might not be for me.
Hideki: I..read the blurb, and I STILL don’t know what it’s about.
Nikolita: So she’s basically a pushover with boundaries issues because she hasn’t learned how to say no to people.
Charibo:  Boobs in the thumbnail


Lance N' MasquesLance N’ Masques

Animation Company: Studio Gokumi
Website: http://www.tbs.co.jp/anime/lance/
Genre: Fantasy
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The battle action novel series revolves around Youtarou Hanafusa, a young man who is part of the last remaining order of knights in the 21st century, “Knights of the World.” As he fights as the mysterious Knight Lancer, he must hide his identity behind a mask.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I feel like this might just me more than what meets the eye… I don’t want to judge it by its cover so I will take a look at the first episode.
Vantage: Both the title and synopsis sound cool, but according to the PV, everyone just looks really moe. Also, there’s a cute loli on the front cover. And this is being done by moe veterans Studio Gokumi! Now I’m interested.
Oki: Moe moe so much noe.
MidnightDevont: How in the world do you take a story this cool and make it moe? Why…just why. If it wasn’t for the art style, i’d be all in.
Berry: The premise is cool but I absolutely detest the art style. So, no.
Hideki: Every time I see a loli show on here, I just point to Vantage before I even scroll down to see if he’s listed as a possible blogger because I know he will be.
Nikolita: Looks like CardCaptor Sakura. A little too cutesy for my liking.
Charibo:  The trailer made it look like a Harem. Too many squeaky little girls for me .

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Noragami Aragoto S2Noragami Aragoto (S2)

Animation Company: BONES
Website: http://noragami-anime.net/
Genre: Action, Adventure, Shounen, Supernatural
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: In the second season of Noragami the main focus is on Bishamon, god of combat. She has many shinki due to her being unable to abandon spirits attacked by Ayakashi. She has a large group of shinki with her as leader, causing her trouble as she sometimes cannot tend to all of them properly, especially when one of them gets sick or is in pain. She has a strong hate for Yato, as a dark past binds the two of them. How will the horrifying events dated hundreds of years ago in combination with current evil happenings affect Yato and Yukine?
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Vantage: I really love this arc, I’m really looking forward to seeing it animated! If anything, I’m surprised a second season hasn’t been green-lit sooner.
Oki: I really should watch this. . .and by this I mean the first season.
MidnightDevont: I promise I’ll finish watching season 1 sometime soon! Until then, I should keep my hands off the second season.
Berry: BISHAMON’S ARC!!!! FINALLY! Oh I can’t wait! I loved this arc and I love Bishamon and Yukine’s growth and everything! I’ve been looking forward to this!
Hideki: Season 2’s! Why won’t you leave me alone season 2’s?!
Nikolita: So many second seasons this season!
Charibo:  I really liked the first season. I’ll be watching this for sure.

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One-Punch ManOne-Punch Man

Animation Company: Madhouse
Website: http://onepunchman-anime.net/
Genre: Action, Comedy, Parody, Sci-Fi, Seinen, Supernatural
Airing Date: October 9th, 2015
Summary: In this new action-comedy, everything about a young man named Saitama screams “AVERAGE,” from his lifeless expression, to his bald head, to his unimpressive physique. However, this average-looking fellow doesn’t have your average problem… He’s actually a superhero that’s looking for tough opponents! The problem is, every time he finds a promising candidate he beats the snot out of them in one punch. Can Saitama finally find an evil villain strong enough to challenge him? Follow Saitama through his hilarious romps as he searches for new bad guys to challenge!
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2 | PV 3
Team Impression

Eva: I have heard many good things about this manga, I will definitely be watching this one! HAVE FUN BERRY!!!!!
Oki: It’s gonna be big.
MidnightDevont: Berry has this one, but i’ve heard good things so I’ll at least watch it. As for the blogging, take it away Berry!
Berry: *SHAVES HEAD* I’M SO READY FOR THIS. THE MINUTE THE ANIME WAS ANNOUNCED I JUST HAD TO USE MY SHOTGUN TO CLAIM IT….AHHHHH AND IT’S MADHOUSE. YES!!! This manga is just so hilarious and fun with it making fun of the “overpowered shonen protagonist” trope, and I’m just so happy it’s getting animated. And with Madhouse behind this I’m certain the animation is going to be just as detailed and wonderful as the manga art. GET HYPE!!!
Hideki: It looked interesting, but Berry snatched this up right quick. So…good luck Berry!
Nikolita: Nope nope nope.
Charibo:  THE HYPE IS REAL ! I just hope this will be a good adaptation

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Onsen Yousei Hakone-chanOnsen Yousei Hakone-chan

Animation Company: Production Reed
Website: http://www.ota-suke.jp/news/147657
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Seinen
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: After many years of dormant rest, a hot springs fairy awakens in modern-day Japan. However, while she slept, she took on the appearance of a young girl. She decides to cooperate with the locals whilst trying to regain her powers.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Not too sure what this will be like, but it sounds cute?
Vantage: This… looks cute, I guess?
Oki: I ain’t down for this I ain’t even got the time.
MidnightDevont: Um, it sounds adorable…maybe a little too adorable.
Berry: This sounds cute and fun so I’m game.
Hideki: The only word I can think of is… meh.
Nikolita: A cutesy, gender-swapped version of Inuyasha?
Charibo:  Seinen ? Seriously ? I’ll pass

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Ore ga Ojou-sama Gakkou ni "Shomin Sample" Toshite Gets♥Sareta KenOre ga Ojou-sama Gakkou ni “Shomin Sample” Toshite Gets♥Sareta Ken

Animation Company: Silver Link
Website: http://syominsample-anime.jp/
Genre: Comedy, Ecchi, Romance, Harem, School
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: In a hidden school surrounded by mountains, young ladies of good families are taught everything a high class lady needs to know. They are also completely cut off from the outside world, keeping them sheltered and innocent; however, a problem has come up recently—more and more graduates are failing to cope with the modern world after graduation. To deal with this problem, they’ve decided to kidnap a male commoner student, and enroll him as a student. They hope that this will be a gentle way to introduce the girls to the outside world.
Kagurazaka Kimito is chosen for this dubious honor, mostly because he seems utterly average; however, the school leaders also seem to have concluded he’s a homosexual with a muscle fetish. When Kimito hears that the alternative may be castration (to protect the girls’ purity), he eagerly plays along with this misconception. Now he’ll just have to survive the attention of many high class young ladies that are completely out of touch with the world!
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Bloody hell, is that a NOPE I hear? All I can see is a whole lot of stupid. Definitely not my type.

Vantage: A ‘gentle’ way, huh? Why do I get the feeling that this will involve lots of misunderstandings and innocently lewd jokes? Also, the character designs in the PV reminded me of Prisma Illya. I guess the same key animators are working on this project too.
Oki: I can hear the trembling written word of Edward Allen Poe at the sorrow he knows I’d be feeling from this show.
MidnightDevont: Alright, let me begin with everything that is wrong with this. First off, if you want the girls to begin getting ready for the outside world sooner. Why not instead, begin by hiring some male teachers to begin teaching them about it? Second off, instead of kidnapping one poor guy and passing him off as homosexual. You begin by letting a small group of male students integrate into the school. Third off, I am SO sick of the ‘one guy in an all girls school’ trope that I could DIE. STOP IT, IT’S NOT INTERESTING ANYMORE. I could think of 100 ways to make this same concept but make it LESS generic and stupid. I’m getting wordy though, so I’ll settle with this NO, I WILL NOT COVER THIS GARBAGE.
Berry: This sounds horribly stupid.
Hideki: There are no words to describe how stupid and generic this sounds. Like…I think my head would hurt after every episode I watched of this, and I would lose even more brain cells than I did watching Vanadis. Okay…well maybe not AS many..but it would be close.
Nikolita: I’m kinda interested, but it smacks so much of Green Green that my gut instinct is to say hell no.
Charibo:  God , I see embarrassing situations and a lot of boobies coming. At least they try to make the presence of a single among a lot a hot chicks logical. BUT AN HOMOSEXUAL WITH A MUSCLE FETISH ? The school leaders must be on drugs on something or maybe it’s the authors of this THING that are consuming too much meth. I dunno



Animation Company: Studio Pierrot
Website: http://osomatsusan.com/
Genre: Comedy
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The original manga and “high tension comedy” TV anime centered on the Matsuno household, which has six naughty and mischievous sons (who are sextuplets). All of the sextuplets, including the eldest Osomatsu, are all in love with the same girl, Totoko. The original series followed the family when the sons were 10 years old. The new series, titled Osomatsu-san, will be the first television anime in 27 years, and it follows the characters after they’ve become adults.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Wow this is a REALLY OLD series! Rather than simply appealing to the fans from its generation, I hope it can appeal to the new generation as well. :3 It sounds quite entertaining so I will certainly be tuning in.
Vantage: I’m sure this is a momentous thing for fans of the original series. If only I’d been around in Japan in the 1980s.
Oki: No idea what this is about! I love so many old Japanese cartoons but not sure how I’d feel about this.
MidnightDevont: I’ve never even heard of this series before, it sounds kind of funny though. Was this like, the original reverse harem?
Berry: I’ve never heard of this.
Hideki: I’ve been hemming and hawing about this and you know what? Sure. I’ll give it a try. I like throwback stuff like Doraemon or Kimba the White Lion. Sure. Why not.
Nikolita: A little too old school for my taste.
Charibo:  So that’s the sequel of an old japan series ? I not sure about this …

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Owari no Seraph

Owari no Seraph 2

Animation Company: Wit Studio
Website: http://owarino-seraph.jp/
Genre: Drama, Shounen, Supernatural, Vampire
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Second season of Owari no Seraph. One day, a mysterious virus appeared on Earth which killed every infected human over the age of 13. At the same time, vampires emerged from the world’s dark recesses and enslaved mankind. Enter Hyakuya Yuuichirou, a young boy, who along with the rest of the children from his orphanage, are treated as livestock by the vampires. Even in captivity, Yuuichirou dreams big. He dreams of killing vampires. He dreams of killing them all.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Welp, haven’t watched the first season yet.
Vantage: He dreams of killing them all. He also dreams of angels, trumpets and his not-so-dead vampire boyfriend. Watching this for the gorgeous watercolour backgrounds, the loli vampire queen and best girl Shinoa. Viva illicit sexual relations!
Oki: Of course, I covered this last season so I have to cover it now. GIVE ME BETTER PACING!
MidnightDevont: I’ll finish the first season sooner or later, there are a lot of cool concepts in this show and I can’t wait too see them…eventually.
Berry: I thought the first season sucked. A lot. I had high hopes for it just to be disappointed, but things actually got interesting in the final episodes, so that’s the only reason why I’m going to watch the second season.
Hideki: Goddamn it I said that I hated the premise for this show LAST TIME!
Nikolita: Haven’t seen the first season, no interest.
Charibo:  I didn’t finish the first season, I was disappointed by the first episodes and forgot to watch the rest.

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Animation Company: SHAFT
Website: N/A
Genre: Mystery, Supernatural
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The adaptation of Monogatari Series: Final Season’s Owarimonogatari chapter. 
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I don’t even remember where I am at in this series anymore!
Vantage: How long will this chapter be? Last time, they managed to stuff five or six chapters into two-cours. I should be able to continue with this, if I have the time.
Oki: Naw man I ain’t about that life.
Hideki: I…I don’t even know what this is about. a girl with floating chairs? is THAT what it’s about?
Nikolita: How many shows have “monogatari” in the title?! There can be only one, and it’s not this one.
Charibo:  Never watched this show.

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Rakudai Kishi no EiyuutanRakudai Kishi no Eiyuutan

Animation Company: Silver Link
Website: http://www.ittoshura.com/
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, School
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The “school sword action” story revolves around Magic Knights, modern magic-users who fight with weapons converted from their souls. Ikki Kurogane goes to a school for these Magic Knights, but he is the “Failed Knight” or “Worst One” who is failing because he has no magical skills. However, one day, he is challenged to a duel by Stella, a foreign princess and the “Number One” student. In this duel, “the loser must be obedient for life.”
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Did I just see something like this two seasons ago…? But I see now it’s an entirely new series, hm… still not that impressive because wow,  it’s SO GENERIC. Come on writers, can’t you come up with something more original?!
Vantage: I haven’t read the novels for this, so all I can say is that it looks really generic. At least the main male lead isn’t Matsuoka Yoshitsugu, right?
Oki: Looks like an RPG cover.
MidnightDevont: bland, generic, just the kind of thing that I should nope my way away from. NOPE.
Berry: This is generic as fuck. Guy sucks at using magic, popular strong girl fights him, he loses, later he ends up OP as fuck, popular strong girl suddenly sucks at fighting, guy saves the day, romance. The end. There, now you don’t even need to watch this.
Hideki: NO! NO MORE GENERIC HAREM SHOWS! I… I can’t deal with this anymore. I can’t watch any more shows with a generic piece of crap male who we know in episode 1 who he’s going to pick. I…I just can’t.
Nikolita: So… generic…
Charibo: BIG BOOBS with BIG SWORDS. “the loser must be obedient for life”, enough with the slavery fantasy Japan.


Sakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga UmatteiruSakurako-san no Ashimoto ni wa Shitai ga Umatteiru

Animation Company: TROYCA
Website: http://sakurakosan.jp/
Genre: Mystery
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The novel series revolves around Shōtarō Tatewaki (played by Junya Enoki) and Sakurako Kujyō (played by Shizuka Itou). Shōtarō is a normal high school student with a serious demeanor. Sakurako is an extraordinarily beautiful woman in her mid-20s from a rich family who loves “beautiful bones.” The two live in the city of Asahikawa in Hokkaido, and they get involved in various incidents regarding bones.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: A
Vantage: Wow, the animation looks beautiful! After Rokka no Yuusha I’d love to cover another mystery anime with a weird spin.
Oki: Look I’m not touching this with a ten foot pole, it looks interesting enough for everyone on this blog to eat it.
MidnightDevont: The pv has a beautiful black haired woman holding a skull! VIVA MYSTERIES! also the animation looks gorgeous! In fact, SHOTGUN
Berry: MYSTERY! I love me some mysteries!
Hideki: Dammmnnnn. Everybody whored up on this show! I’ll uh…i’ll pass.
Nikolita: I’ll definitely be watching this one.
Charibo:  Looks really interesting. Count me in !

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Shingeki! Kyojin ChuugakkouShingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou

Animation Company: Production I.G.
Website: N/A
Genre: Comedy, Parody, School, Shounen
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Eren and Mikasa enter a new school– Titan Junior High! However, Eren’s hated Titans for years– can he get along with his new (harmless?) classmates? Featuring all of the characters from the main series as you’ve never seen them before, this series is sure to delight fans of Attack on Titan with a human vs. Titan volleyball match, a Titan rock band, and much more!
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: A
Vantage: ‘He’s hated Titans for years!’ You know, with this setting… doesn’t this just make Eren a massive racist in a culturally diverse school?
Oki: And on this day the blog received a grim reminder that Oki has first dibs on the real season 2 but fuck this it’s just cute shit.
MidnightDevont: I’ve seen the comics for this around the bookstore, but as this is not in fact season 2 of AoT. I will be passing.
Berry: I got over my Attack on Titan phase. And since this won’t progress the story, then I have no need to watch this.
Hideki: R…Really? NOBODY’S taking this? I mean..I know it looks stupid as fuck but…wait a minute…stupid as fuck and nobody wants to do it? HIDEKI’S GOT THIS!
Nikolita: Not an Attack on Titan fan, pass.
Charibo:  How the Attack on Titan’s merchandising reaches his paroxysm.

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Shinmai Maou no Testament BurstShinmai Maou no Testament Burst (S2)

Animation Company: Production IMS
Website: http://anime-shinmaimaou.com/
Genre: Action, Ecchi, Fantasy, Romance, Shounen
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Second cour of Shinmai Maou no Testament. “Hey, you said you wanted a little sister, right?” First-year high school student, Toujo Basara, was suddenly asked by his father and fell into a state of panic. On top of that, the eccentric father told him he will be getting remarried. He then departed overseas after bringing Basara two beautiful step-sisters. But Mio and Maria’s true forms are actually the newbie Demon Lord and a succubus!?
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I didn’t even bother with the first season.
Vantage: It’s embarrassing to admit, but I actually enjoyed blogging the first season. I still hold a grudge over the extreme censoring, but the bigger problem is that I’m not sure I have the time to continue covering this, as it’s not very high on my priority list. Did anyone else happen to… oh. Oh right. Okay.
Oki: Vantage knows where it’s at.
MidnightDevont: Nope, never heard of it. Not interested, good day sir!
Berry: Hell no.
Hideki: Not if you paid me with gallons of pumpkin coffee. ..
…. okay. maybe gallons. But not just cups.
Nikolita: Say what?
Charibo:  No please, not a second season …

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Soukyuu no Fafner Exodus 2Soukyuu no Fafner: Exodus 2

Animation Company: Production IMS
Website: http://fafner-exodus.jp/
Genre: Action, Ecchi, Fantasy, Romance, Harem
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Continuation of Soukyuu no Fafner: Dead Aggressor – Exodus. 2150 AD. The battle against the silicon-based Festums from outer space reaches a new phase. Fragments of the North Pole Mir were scattered throughout the world. Eventually, they began to act on their own as independent Mirs. Most hated humanity and attacked them, but some chose to coexist with mankind. Some with the same way of thinking existed within the human race, as well: those who were both human and Festum. They added to the chaos of the battle and brought about even more hatred.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Have I ever told you how depressing this show is?!
Vantage: Seen the first season, I have not.
Oki: No I like having my soul.
MidnightDevont: Mecha, season 2? NOPE.
Berry: I. Don’t. Like. Mecha.
Hideki: Get the fuck out of here you gundam seed looking mother fucker.
Nikolita: I can count on one hand – half a hand even – the number of mecha shows I like. This one doesn’t look like it’d be one of them.
Charibo: ECCHI – MECHA-HAREM . I’m leaving .


The Perfect InsiderSubete ga F ni Naru: The Perfect Insider

Animation Company: A-1 Pictures
Website: http://www.f-noitamina.com/
Genre: Mystery
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The story of the original novel revolves around Souhei Saikawa, a member of the Saikawa Research Lab. On a vacation held for the lab, he meets Moe Nishinosono, the daughter of his mentor, who joins the group on their vacation despite not being a part of the lab. After meeting each other, the two end up finding a corpse. The two work together to solve the mysteries of what becomes a serial murder case.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Eh, not really my thing. I don’t mind mysteries, but I don’t think this show is for me.
Vantage: I think I’m more interested in Sakurako than I am in this, but it’s worth noting that character designs are being done by Asano Inio – the mangaka who drew Oyasumi Punpun and Solanin, both of which are incredibly deep works. Then again, he’s just involved with the designs and not the actual story.
Oki: Murder and mystery! This looks like Persona. I’m going to go back to my safe Mecha life.
MidnightDevont:  Murder, mystery? count me in!

Berry: Another mystery! And a murder case! Gimme gimme!
Hideki: I have one letter for this. zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
Nikolita: No thanks.
Charibo:  Yes , yes yes and yes again, even if the main protagonist is wearing sandals.

Possible Bloggers:
Berry, MidnightDevont



Taimadou Gakuen 35 Shiken ShoutaiTaimadou Gakuen 35 Shiken Shoutai

Animation Company: Silver Link
Website: http://35shoutai.jp/
Genre: Action, Ecchi, Fantasy, Romance, Harem, Supernatural, Military
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: This is set in a world where people with magic powers are close to being wiped out. Just as the balance of power and military might had once shifted from swords to sorcery, it shifts once again to guns. Takeru Kusanagi goes to “AntiMagic Academy,” a training facility for Inquisitors of Heretics who crack down on the dwindling threat posed by magic users. However, Takeru cannot use guns at all and can only fight with a sword. As a result, he is relegated to the 35th Test Platoon, the motley “small fry platoon” for poor students. One day, Ōka Ōtori, the ultra-elite pistol master who already has her qualifications for witch-hunts, joins the platoon.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Oooh this sounds good, and I will take Vantage’s word regarding the story’s quality! I hope the anime can deliver that!
Vantage: As a light novel reader, I can vouch for the quality of this despite its apparent generic synopsis. The character designs seem a little softer compared to their original counterparts, but still, I’m so pumped!
Oki: Argh this would be so good but it’s another harem!
MidnightDevont: did I just see harem and Military in the same genre thing? most military anime bore me to tears, and harems piss me off. So nope!
Berry: Another ecchi harem? Goodbye.
Hideki: Maybe, just maybe if the main character from the ecchi harem didn’t look like EVERY OTHER CHARACTER EVER i’d be interested.
Nikolita: Moderately interesting yet still comes across as generic at the same time.
Charibo:  Big boobs, big guns and big swords.

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Utawarerumono Itsuwari no KamenUtawarerumono: Itsuwari no Kamen

Animation Company: White Fox
Website: http://utawarerumono.jp/
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: When I came to, I realized I was standing in the middle of a vast, snowy plain I knew nothing of. I didn’t know how I got there. And to add to that, I couldn’t remember anything, not even my name. I stood there, dumbfounded at my absurd situation. But then, as if to spite me further, a gigantic monster suddenly appeared, a insect-like creature that began to bear down on me. I tried desperately to run, but it cornered me into a hopeless situation. It was then that the girl appeared. Her name was Kuon. It was this beautiful girl, who bore an animal’s ears and tail, that saved my life.
Trailer: PV 1  PV 2
*Note: 25 Episodes over two Cours (aka 2 Quarters in a Year)
Team Impression

I am sad to say I haven’t completed the first season though. ; ___ ; I forgot about it until recently because I couldn’t remember the bloody name. Q_Q It has almost been ten years guys! I remember seeing a bit of the previous series just when I was becomming obssessed with Anime! I think the blood and violence is what scared me away at the time, but I might be able to stomache it now… I wonder if I have time to cram a marathon….
Vantage: I have no idea how newcomer-friendly this is, but it’s being done by White Fox, and it looks really good!
Oki: My boyfriend is going to be watching this and so I will be too, I might cover it if no one else does.
MidnightDevont: I saw a little of the first show, but not nearly enough. If it’s not connected, it could be worth a watch. I’ll keep an eye on it.
Berry: Do I have to see the other one to watch this? If they’re not connected then I’ll watch it, but if it is then this will be put on hold.
Hideki: Is it a rule that every single season has to have something placed in a period era? Like..is that a rule?
Nikolita: Looks pretty, and if I’d seen the first season I’d consider taking this one. I’ll definitely try to watch it though, just for kicks.
Charibo:  This look great ! But I haven’t watch the first season yet.


Valkyrie Drive MermaidValkyrie Drive: Mermaid

Animation Company: Arms
Website: http://valkyriedrive.jp/anime/
Genre: Action, Ecchi, Fantasy
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The “beautiful girl sexy battle action” anime is set on five artificial islands. Mamori is a “mermaid” transferred to one of those islands. When Mamori is attacked, a newly transferred girl named Mirei saves her. The enemy doesn’t stop, however, and the two are soon cornered. Just when they think all hope is lost, Mirei kisses Mamori, and Mamori turns into a sword. Mirei then wields the sword and launches a counterattack against their enemies.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: …*Watches PV 1* … Well that escalated quickly!
This looks like it is going to be a hot one for the Yuri fandom.
Vantage: This looks so wholesome and pure.
Oki: I love how beautiful and sexy this is already but I have so many time constraints. BUT LOOK AT THE LESBIANS!
MidnightDevont: So wait, is this show like a yuri? Why isn’t it listed under such? I’m pretty sure Utena covered the whole yuri about girls turning into swords genre. In a much more interesting and symbolic way then this show is promising. Also, I think one of those girls looks a little under aged…
Berry: NNNNNNNNooooooooooo
Hideki: I was going to make an Utena joke, but midnight beat me to it. Damn it.
Nikolita: Midnight said pretty much what I would’ve said.
Charibo:  “beautiful girl sexy battle action”. RUN , RUN FOR YOUR LIFE


World Trigger Isekai Kara no TouboushaWorld Trigger: Isekai Kara no Toubousha

Animation Company: Toei Animation
Website: N/A
Genre: Action, School, Sci-Fi, Shounen, Space, Supernatural
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: It will be a brand new series with an original story not presented in the World Trigger manga, and with new characters and concepts.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Never checked out World Trigger, nor do I plan to. *Looks at Hideki* His poor soul, and here I thought he would finally be free from it…
Vantage: I dropped the first World Trigger within a few episodes.
Oki: Have fun Hideki you will need it *gives Hideki massive amounts of pumpkin coffee*
Berry: Kay I dropped World Trigger like…10 episodes in I think? Nope.
Hideki: Well, considering I just reviewed FIFTY EPISODES of the first series…I guess we know who’s covering it…
Nikolita: I don’t get the hype behind shows like World Trigger. Meh.
Charibo:  Too many episodes to catch up with .

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Young Black JackYoung Black Jack

Animation Company: Tezuka Productions
Website: http://www.tbs.co.jp/anime/ybj/
Genre: Drama, Shounen
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Based on the brilliant maverick doctor created by manga pioneer Osamu Tezuka. This prequel follows Black Jack when he was still a medical student in the 1960s.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Another pass.
Vantage: Doesn’t really look like my sort of thing.
Oki: It looks super good and I will only cover it if Midnight wants me to share.
MidnightDevont: While I’ve never seen the original Black Jack, I have always been interested in seeing it. I am not sure how friendly this show will be to people who have not watched the original show. I am very interested in watching this.
Berry: I’ve heard of Black Jack, and I think I have it on my Plan To Watch list. So I’ll have to pass this.
Hideki: I’ve always wanted to get into blackjack, but I have no idea where to start. maybe here? I don’t know about the surgery violence though. I never like that stuff.
Nikolita: I don’t do blood or gore. *shudders*
Charibo:  From Tezuka Productions ? Well, maybe this will be a good adaptation. I will check it out for sure.

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Yuru Yuri San☆Hai!Yuru Yuri San☆Hai!

Animation Company: TYO Animations
Website: http://yuruyuri.com/nachup/
Genre: Comedy, School, Shoujo-Ai, Slice of Life
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Third season of Yuru Yuri. 
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Skip~ I got nothing except I foresee a 4th season in the future.
Vantage: Just as homosexual as the rest of the ‘cute girls doing cute things’ genre, except a little less in denial. It’s glorious, I promise.
Oki: Moe moe go somewhereelsoe
MidnightDevont: I missed the part where there were other seasons to watch.
Berry: This show looks really funny, but I haven’t seen the other seasons.
Hideki: Oh boy! Third season of a show I’ve never heard of?!
Nikolita: Nothing against yuri, but holy hell this looks like an overdose of cute.
Charibo:  I don’t like Yuri

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Ameiro Cocoa S2Ameiro Cocoa: Rainy Color e Youkoso! (S2) [TV-Short]

Animation Company: EMT²
Website: http://www.rainycocoa.jp/anime/
Genre: Comedy, Slice of Life
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Second season of Ame-iro Cocoa.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I didn’t see the first season.
Vantage: Isn’t this light shounen-ai?
Oki: Nah too cute for me.
MidnightDevont: Well, I did do a massive marathon of the series once it finished airing. So If Funimation gets the rights to the second season and the subs aren’t hard to find…I’ll do a mass impression of the first season and the cover the second one. It was cute enough.
Berry: I never watched this so no thanks.
Hideki: Remember that whole 2nd season rule I talked about 15 times? still applies.
Nikolita: Synopsis!Fail
Charibo:  I don’t even know the plot of this show . What is it about ? Boys and a cafe I’m guessing…


Anitore! EXAnitore! EX [TV-Short ??? TBD]

Animation Company: Rising Force
Website: http://anime-training.com/
Genre: Comedy, Sports
Airing Date: October 12th, 2015
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Hey if the whole point of getting the audience to do exercise with them without a shred of fanservice, then good for them.
Vantage: So it’s an exercise channel disguised as an idol show?
MidnightDevont: …..so, this is idols working out the anime. No thank you sir!
Berry: It sounds cute, I might tune in because why not. It’s a short.
Nikolita: Cute but nope.
Charibo:  Idols , idols everywhere…

Fushigi na Somera-chan

Fushigi na Somera-chan [TV-Short]

Animation Company: Seven
Website: http://dreamcreation.co.jp/somera/
Genre: Comedy, Magic, Slice of Life
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The story follows the everyday life of Somera Nonomoto who can use the strongest kenpo, Nonomoto Mahou-ken, which is inherited from her mother with her younger sister Kukuru.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: I don’t watch shorts (usually).
Vantage: Nah.
Berry: PASS
Hideki: Ow. My head hurts
Nikolita: What the heck is this animation??
Charibo: Wait! Is that a Humam mecha that I see in the background . Oh lord …


Hacka Doll The AnimationHacka Doll: The Animation [TV-Short]

Animation Company: Creators in Pack TOKYO
Website: https://hackadoll.com/#anime-section
Genre: Fantasy
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: The anime personifies the Hacka Doll app’s customization engine as three “Hacka Dolls” — the personal entertainment AI and main navigator Hacka Doll #1, the anime expert Hacka Doll #2, and the knowledgeable otaku Hacka Doll #3.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Next.
Vantage: If only this wasn’t a short, and thus actually had a plot.
MidnightDevont: Unless this is a deep anime about the love between an AI and a human that will have me bawling EVERY episode from knowing that she’s going to die…then no thank you sir!
Berry: Nah i’m good
Hideki: I’ve never had good luck with shorts. I’m..going to not take this one for that reason alone.
Nikolita: Meeeeeh.
Charibo:  MEH, NEXT!


KagewaniKagewani [TV-Short]

Animation Company: Tomovies
Website: N/A
Genre: Mystery, Supernatural
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Mysterious monsters that appear and attack in present time. The people can only be played with by them in this extreme situation. Why do these monsters appear to attack people…? Sousuke Banba, a scientist, searches for the truth with the keyword “Kagewani” A new feeling of panic suspense animation begins.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: WHY SO CREEPY?!?!?!? Q.Q
Vantage: What exactly is ‘panic suspense animation’? Is there a cliffhanger after every episode?
Oki: Looks fun and the style is unique but I’m not interested.
MidnightDevont: I’ll give it a look. That’s the best I can say, I really like the style at the very least.
Berry: If you haven’t noticed I love mysteries. So I’ll probably check this out.
Hideki: That dude in the picture needs to turn around. there’s some fucked up shit going on behind him.
Nikolita: Creepy stuff man.
Charibo:  Hey! That actually sounds like a good plot to me!

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KowabonKowabon [TV-Short]

Animation Company: ILCA
Website: http://www.kbc.co.jp/kowabon/
Genre: Horror
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Kowabon, a horror story, will be animated using a technique called rotoscoping. Animators will trace live-action footage frame-by-frame to recreate it as animation.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Keep the horror away from me.
Vantage: Like Aku no Hana!
Oki: Looks so good but so creepy!
MidnightDevont: I think this could be a really cool show. I’m sort of sad that it’s just a short. Horror shorts just don’t end up nearly as good as comedy ones. [-cough- Pupa -cough-]. I’ll do a first impression and see what I think of it at the very least.
Berry: A HORROR <333333 Oooh I’m sure the rotoscoping will make it even more scarier! Though I’d love to cover this, the length of the short will be a problem for me as I most likely won’t have much to talk about. Also I am worried for another horror short. I feel like a horror should have full-lengthed episodes or else they might end up like…..Pupa. *shudders*
Hideki: ewwww. rotoscope? I never liked rotoscope.
Nikolita: I’ll be the first one to say that I can’t stand horror movies or shows. BUT. I’m really interested to see what the rotoscoping will look like. I will give it a try.
Charibo:  I will try to watch this but since I’m a pussy I think will be too scared to cover it.

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Tantei Team KZ Jiken Note

Tantei Team KZ Jiken Note [TV-Short]

Animation Company: Signal.MD
Website: N/A
Genre: Mystery
Airing Date: October 2015
Summary: Aya Tachibana is a sixth-grader who frets and obsesses over friends, family, grades, and more. One day, she joins the “Tantei Team KZ” with four very idiosyncratic boys she met at cram school. There is the glib and attention-grabbing leader Kazuomi Wakatake, the mysterious “expert of personal relationships” Takakazu Kuroki, the smart and stoic math genius Kazunori Uesugi, and the sweet-hearted Kazuhiko Kozuka who is good at social matters and science. Aya finds her place among them as the “language expert.” “Tantei Team KZ” gets involved in modern-day cases, and even if they bicker from time to time, they collaborate by pooling each of their talents and skills to solve these cases.
Trailer: PV 1 | PV 2
Team Impression

Eva: Meh, another pass for me.
Vantage: Nah.
Oki: Why does this look like discount 90s anime.
MidnightDevont: So is this like, what would happen if the kids from Detective Conan went off and got their own anime? Cept, maybe a little less annoying? I love mystery shows, but no thanks.
Berry: This looks like a cuter mystery, so why not?
Hideki: If i wanted to watch a show about kids solving mysteries I’d stick with “Detective Academy Q” thank you very much.
Nikolita: Anyone else getting a Digimon vibe from this?
Charibo:  They kinda look like the PCP gang from Bakuman. I want to try it.

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Overall Thoughts


Eva: I am back in for the FALL ANIME 2015 SEASON! HURRAY! This season consists many sequels, and a lot of moe- which can be a hit or miss for me. But in all honesty, the only stand out for me this season are all the MECHA series- which is a good thing since I LOVE mecha- but on the otherhand, this season is flat as hell. As I am still covering two on-going titles, I am not quite sure how many titles I will pick up this season. It will ultimately depends on my health and real life schedule (which has been growing more hetic as of the late), so right now I am considering picking up two or three more titles (preferably 2/3 shared). I know for certain I will be covering Noragami Aragoto, and I am definitely interested in Comet Lucifer, Heavy Object, Kidou Senshi Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans, Taimadou Gakuen 35 Shiken Shoutai. Considering Oki has signed up for many of them as well, sharing might be an option for us. I also harbor interest in Concrete Revolutio: Choujin Gensou and Gakusen Toshi Asterisk, but I have doubts about picking them up to cover. However, if one of them turns out good and no one else picks it up, then there will be a greater possiblity of me doing so since I hate turning a blind eye to a potiential hidden gem!

Vantage: I’m liking the look of this season. Lots of cute stuff, which is nice. I definitely want to blog Gakusen Toshi Asterisk and Taimadou Gakuen – the last time one of these sorts of harem shows ascended into popularity, it was Infinite Stratos, and I think at least one of those two can pull it off if not both. Other than that, I’d go for Gochiusa S2, Lance N’ Masques and Owarimonogatari next if I have time. I probably will, as nothing from this season will be carrying over except Tokyo Ghoul :re as always and maybe God Eater for the first few weeks. As for stuff I’m interested in, One-Punch Man, Noragami Aragoto and Sakurako-san top the list, and a couple of the mechs shows do too. I thought Summer 2015 was going to be boring, but it turned out pretty great in the end – hopefully this means Fall 2015 will be even better!

Oki: Okay so here are my thoughts in a legitimate way: so many anime of this season seem like decoys. Their themes and ideas seem really cool! There are even some shows that seem deep other than their harem ideas. The honest truth is that I love anime and I don’t want to review shows that come off to me as tropes. I want to watch anime and enjoy them for what they genuinely are, not the tropes that help make them what they are. This season if a moe show defies my expectation or you think it is good, feel free to recommend it to me. My only desire this season is to cover anime that are surprising and good. I’m hopeful this season can give that, and let me also hope for a good Gundam. . .

MidnightDevont: This season is pretty dry, like bone dry or death valley dry. There are a few things I’m sort of hype for, like Young Black Jack and Sakurako there are a few things that I’m checking out because their PV’s were good enough to grab my attention. I got lucky in the Summer season and got the honor of covering or co-covering some of the best shows I’ve seen since joining the blog. Then there is trash in this season like Diabolik Lovers 2…well anyway. If there is a show that is good that you guys recommend to us, I might go check it out. I just want to cover things that are good and pertain to my interests. I’ll even consider things outside my usual genre if they’re good enough.

Berry: ONE PUNCH MAN. NORAGAMI. AND HAIKYUU!! THAT’S IT. THAT’S ALL YOU NEED TO WATCH. Okay but really, this season is kinda….ehhh? There’s a lot of the generic shit as usual, then the moe stuff, then mecha I don’t care about, and a lot of sequels! So that eliminates a lot of shows already. I’m happy to see a lot of mystery shows, so those immediately caught my eye. Of course I’ll also keep my eyes peeled for people’s first impressions to see which shows are worth checking out, because right now I’m just a little unsure about a lot of them. Either way, the season will start while I’m in school so it might be better to take it easy this season. Also, ONE PUNCH MAN. NORAGAMI. AND HAIKYUU!! Ok.

Hideki: Honestly, this season is pretty full of utter crap. This is like the previous Winter season. There’s really nothing I’m excited for. The only good thing about this season is that both Gate and Ushio and Tora are carrying over this season so I at least have some familiar faces to hang onto. Granted I’ll be able to watch more World Trigger but as you guys know, I’ll only be happy if that means more Konami. I’m really doing that cutie show just for the lols and albeit i’ve never been the biggest AOT fan, who knows, maybe the chibi one will be cute. (Shrugs) In general though, WAYYY too many generic harem shows as well as reverse harem shows and all in all, just generic pieces of crap or continuing seasons of shows I never cared about in the first place. Ah well. Here’s hoping some of the random shows I’ll review will be halfway decent. Yay for mediocre seasons!

Nikolita: Lots of second seasons and continuations. I think I’m most excited for Dance With Devils because I’m a sucker for reverse harems, but I hope I will enjoy the other two so I can cover them as well. I’d also like to second Oki’s thoughts on many of these shows seeming like they don’t amount to much more than cliches or tropes. So many of these shows have been done already, and like Oki I don’t want to review something that I think it going to be really shallow or stereotyped. So fingers crossed that the shows I’ve picked will surprise me, and maybe, hopefully a couple of the shows I’m hoping for will be announced next quarter….!

Charibo:  Humm… I’m not really sure what to think about the upcoming shows for this season. There are a lot of sequels of series that I didn’t watch in the first place which means too many episodes to catch up with. Too many  mecha shows and harems with a guy with random powers who can get all the ladies because I don’t know… he’s the main protagonist and he’s got a crazy hair cut ? But I will watch Haikyuu !!, Subete ga F ni Naru: The Perfect Insider, Noragami and One Punch Man for sure. Also, High School Star Musical seems fun to me, I like musical Animes and sweet looking fellows . Maybe I will try out some reverse Harems like Devil Survivors or *cough* Diabolik Lovers 2*cough*, but only if I can get a morphine prescription from my doctor.


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  1. Wanderer

    Anything moe and/or slice of life I will watch (I am SO here for the bunny show: if you people haven’t watched the first season of Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu Ka you do not know what sort of warm peaceful fluffy friendly happiness you are missing!)
    I would watch the Monogatari thing, except I’ve never even finished Bakemonogatari, and from the sound of it I’m better off that way, because lots of innocent girls end up going through some sh… bad stuff for no good reason.
    Shinami Maou… oh right, that was the one I gave up on a few episodes in because I decided to wait and watch the uncensored version, and then I never had the motivation to actually track down such a version. I’m not sure it’s worth my time.
    Valkyrie drive gets attention just for flashiness and yuri. I’m contractually obligated to at least give it a look.
    How many “generic school setting but with a slight twist” series are there this season? (I include “magical high school” series in that.) I swear the things are an infestation. Really, I think someone, somewhere, created a “light novel writing made easy” form set in high school where you just fill in the blanks with character names and a few bits of details here and there, and hundreds of so-called authors are using it as their template. Some of them actually do turn into something decent, but there are just SO MANY of them that are just SO SIMILAR that we just get sick of seeing them altogether. Or at least I do.

    1. Vantage

      Shinmai Maou isn’t worth going out of your way to watch – only about two of the characters are interesting, the rest are fairly bland. I did it just because it was there – it was a good warm-up before blogging Kancolle every Wednesday.

  2. BodaciousSpacePirate

    Pretty much just Gundam, Seraph, and Heavy Object for me so far, which is weird, because all three are pretty much guaranteed to be popcorn shows.
    Also, I miss those halcyon days when yuri shows were subtle and classy, and not booby lolis as far as the eye can see. Not that I didn’t enjoy Kiniro Mosaic, but come on, Japan, can’t you adapt Citrus or Girlfriends or SOMETHING that isn’t just for the dudes?

  3. Shiki

    Since I hang around here pretty often i guess i will write here as well
    I dont mind a bit harem as long as its not the overkill thingy were all the plot gets replaced for more fanservice, unless intended and focused on it
    Comet Lucifer: loli, mecha, nice artstyle.. definitely going to check it out (and I love loli so sure why not)
    Concrete revolutio: looks confusing and i am not too much a fan of that artstyle but if they can manage it and the flashy randomness wont kill me i will take a look
    Gakusen Toshi Asterisk: took a look at the manga and i kind of enjoyed it and with A-1.. one of the shows i am looking forward seeing
    Garo: first season was enjoyable even with some problems so taking a peek wont hurt.. i guess.. hope?
    Usagi: cuteness overlord, garantee for diabetis.. and since my shows are often overlapping what vantage likes, i maybe should start with season1
    Heavy Object: heard good things and am smelling some hype around this so i will at least watch the first few episodes even though i am not too much of a mecha fan
    Hidan no Aria AA: dont really understand why making a random spin-off when there is still plot left.. but well nevermind.. first few ep wont hurt
    K: for the completeness after watching the movie.. though the pv does not say or show what this one really is about so i dont know if its necessary to watch the movie or not, but seeing its about jungle, i conclude yes its would be wise to watch the movie
    Lance: battle,action,novel,moe, i can take it and some more (wow i should not write everything down whats on my mind just because it rhymes)
    Noragami: 100% watch for bishamon arc
    one punch man: after watching the first episode and all the hype with madhouse as well, yup why not, looks like fun
    Owari: as a mangareader mysefl i definitely have to watch it
    Owarimonogatari: love the monogatari series and since i already watched every part, i think its a must for me
    rakudai: going to watch it, since i know he wont just gather girls for the sake of harem but gets a girlfriend really quick (sorry for spoiling?)
    sakurako: nice artstyle and like mystery so yeah
    shinmai: oh gosh i feel a bit ashamed and embarassed but i enjoyed it
    the perfect insider: because its a mystery so i must check it out at least
    taimadou: because it looks ok and because vantage is vouching for it
    valkyrie drive: that escalated quickly with all the yuri overkill and the bdsm and the middle of the pv, so i might take a look to let my brain go and take a break (nice joke midnight)
    overall it looks like a pretty nice season with a shitload of shows worth to take a look at. CometLucifer, GTA, Noragami, OwariNoSeraph, Owarimonogatari and rakudai the show i am looking forward seeing the most. And like always i hope there is going to be less of the “lets drop some plot for more fanservice, because people like fanservice”
    feeling so sorry for writing so much (-_-‘)

  4. gorgonzola

    One Punch Man is all I read here;0

  5. kinghumanity

    I’m happy that you guys are going strong, but I think you should give Rakudai Kishi a chance. No it’s not a harem; it’s a romance series, which is done very well in the LN, with actual progression instead of a MC with the density of a neutron star. Give it a shot.

    1. Vantage

      That’s exactly why I started off my bit with ‘I haven’t read the novels, so…’ because my reaction to both Asterisk War and Taimadou Gakuen would have been exactly the same (‘lol ecchi harem’) had I not been familiar with the source material. I’ll give Rakudai Kishi a few episodes at least (although sometimes the adaptation screws things up, and it loses a whole lot of new viewers).

      1. kinghumanity

        Looking forward to your posts then.

  6. I feel like every season looks lackluster at first glance, but hopefully it’ll rise to the occasion. I think the summer season was actually rather weak, so it would be nice if fall’s season is more enjoyable. I’m REALLY excited for Haikyuu!! 2 though; I never thought a sports anime would make it into my top 5, but Haikyuu!! did. It’s realistic and hilarious, and the ALL characters are lovable. :)) Like you all said, Owari no Seraph season 1 was a disappointment, but I’m still hoping for something good from season 2, hopefully something unique to distinguish it from every other “kill them all” series. The rest of this season is unfamiliar to me, but I’m trying out all the reverse harems/bishounen anime (even though I’ll probably drop them all as well) and all the slice of life/comedy shows.
    Thanks to Arslan Senki, I feel like I need one action series every season. I really want to watch Utawarerumono: Itsuwari no Kamen, but I don’t know if the alternate setting prequel is necessary. Hopefully it’s not!

    1. Charibo

      I couldn’t agree more Haikyuu is definitely one of my favorite shows of all time.+:。(ノ・ω・)ノ゙. All the characters have to deal with their own problems (special mention to Sugawara) reinforced by the fact that they are a team and therefore they need to work together putting their differences and problems aside. And of course, it’s a Comedy Gold Anime . I’ve watched other generic sports anime but I couldn’t find the same vibe that made me love Haikyuu !!! Not really sure why…「(゚ペ)

  7. 15fan

    First I like your reviews and visit quite frequently and post occasionaly !
    One thing I have learned that anime PV’s and synopsis are sometimes so far off it’s a joke!
    I remember everybody was down on School Live before it even aired and turned out quite popular and one of the miost talked about shows of summer!
    I watched 48 shows for summer / yes I should have dropped a few but it makes my good anime more of a joy to watch !
    I am going to watch a lot of the sequels because I did watch a lot originally !
    BTW I do a Greenlit forum and do a lot of research and yet I will still have to watch most of them to get a feel !
    I do admit Summer 2015 is one of my all time favorites and doubt Fall would be close at all !
    One final thought the season is a lot closer than you think and yet the tired old game of waiting to see where the shows will be ! ( This is one of biiggest complaint about anime ! )

    1. Berry

      Oh yeah definitely PV’s and synopsis can be off. I know I was one of the people that turned down Gakkou Gurashi when we did the preview but I regret it because my curiosity got the better of me and I actually started watching it last night and I’m hooked. I’m almost caught up with the new episode right now! And haha it makes me sad. 🙂
      That’s why now I’ll usually just check out the first episode of something I wasn’t interested in just to see if it’ll change my mind.

    2. Eva

      😉 This is why tuning in for the first episode is always worth a while!

  8. littleshogun

    Okay, to be honest I’ve didn’t watch too much anime continuously other than PreCure. But hey one could still give some impression, right. Okay, let’s see:
    – Gochiusa – Same as Kiniro Mosaic, except with maid instead of foreigner. Let’s see it later. Actually first anime that I watched every week after Go Princess Precure. I mean Kiniro Mosaic(Kinmosa).
    – Aikatsu 4 – I’ve read that back in Precure LJ there was an info that Toei will take care of the animation. My impression that the dance is already improved compared to season one, which frankly 3D Dance is very ugly back then. And looks like our new focus will be 2 new idols instead of Akari, Sumire, and Hinaki. By the way I’ve watched some episode of Season 3 and almost no plot going on, only SoL and dancing and singing. Compared to another same kind of anime Pripara, Aikatsu is less quirky, because Pripara tend to add catchphrase and quirk to all of main idol.
    – Kamisama Minarai – Looks like Bandai attempted to make new toy franchise. But hey, nothing wrong with diversification in industry, right. The important thing should be story anyway.
    – Ore ga Ojousama – I’ve had some comments. First, the girl in the middle looks like Honoka from Love Live. Second, will we had headmistress of the school as the antagonist(Princess Evangile VN refrence by the way, with same plot)? Third, why they must kidnapped homosexual with muscle fetish anyway(I’d recommended Masato from Little Busters if you asked me. But he maybe not the best candidate as his look is very intimidating).
    Sorry for Evangile comparison, but in Evangile there was an interesting twist that if the boy is fail to impress the girls, he must be kicked out. You see there was 2 factions in Evangile debating if the school should be integrated or not. Leader of one faction decided to scout a man by herself, and she find protagonist who his condition remind me of Hayate from Hayate no Gotoku. Back to topic, I think the school should not pass the boy as homo if they want to adapt to modern world. I mean first step of normal world should be interaction between man and woman, right? If they so desperately need to pass a boy as homo, then I would like to ask just how much isolated the girl in the school anyway? Is one of their graduate a culprit of murdering a man just because he about to say hello to her?
    – Kindaichi – No Kindaichi and Akechi are not yaoi. Although you may ship them if you interested though lol. Anyway, usually for anime it will have 3-4 episode for one cases, and hell surely will be busy for accepting at least 2 people from one cases, because Kindaichi usually involving asshole victim and serial murder. And the mystery involving tight alibi and closed room. Why I know? Because I’ve read almost all of Kindaichi manga online. It may hard to find mangascan in English though. Just think it like Conan if you confused though(Although you my already know it anyway).
    – Osomatsu-san – I though I saw 4 Nobita alike and thinking it must be Fujiko F. Fujio work, until I saw the writer is not them, but Fujio Akatsuka. Guess he was inspired by Fujio work.(Or maybe at 1960-1970 they use almost same art style, I didn’t know) And by the way RIP for all of these author, since Both Fujio already leave us. Akatsuka is die at 2008, while Fujiko at 1996.
    – Rakudai+Shimai Maou+Taimadou Gakuen – Why we must have a boy with hidden power tossed to a group of girls with super power(or military), may I asked? I know from LN it may be good, but please, I prefer the girls working together instead throw a man too. My reaction it may be good later though, but the preview text may throw off the people who interested in these anime like me though. I’m a man by the way in case you think that I criticize the show like this because I’m a woman.
    – Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou – Attack on Titan AU High School. That’s all. Although usually another anime use high school one instead of junior though for AU settings.
    – Utawarerumono 2 – Started from VN of Utawarerumono 1. To think it become like this. I read that they will make VN based on this anime. But please don’t make it for PS3/Any console system like Tears to Tiara 2 again(Or maybe my plea is already useless). Because to be honest people will always throw an old console everytime a new console arrived and people nowadays most likely using PC to do anything anyway. And let’s face it, will you buy a console to play your favorite game and you know how to connect it to PC? My answer is no. Sorry for my rambling. The story is actually quite good, and even if the protagonist is thrown into harem situation, at least the girls more mild compared to the usual harem situation like Rakudai above.
    – Yuru Yuri San☆Hai! – Will see it later. Like Kinmosa and Gochiusa from the preview though.
    – Valkyrie Drive – Is these woman nutrition in that anime going to the breast? Looks like we might have yuri fanservice action mecha anime here though. I mean every anime must have some fan to certain genre, right? Well, let’s see it later too.
    – Young Black Jack – I remember watching the show back at 2007 when my age is at 17. Black Jack is one of interesting doctor. If you really determined to be cured by him, you better prepare for deep pocket, because Black Jack always charge very high fee to see the patients determined to be operated or not. The cheapest could be around 30 million yen iirc. And one more thing, he may be most skilled surgeon in the world, but medical association decided that he is illegal doctor(probable because politic in medical world thing, since Black Jack at the time accept the operation for the one who the hospital refuse iirc). It will probably had patient of the week pattern though, judging from what I watched 8 years ago.
    I think that’s all from me. Sorry for a wall of text.

  9. Lichtbringer

    Ugh, really meh season.
    Only really interested in One Punch Man! The Manga was funny because it had such good drawings, the Animations seems to be good enoug also to convey the comedy.
    Moeshows I am absolutly uninterested, and it seemed to be alot of them.
    Harems… I liked them at one point when they were new for me. But now… I can’t see them anymore. And they always ruin the good other genres like Fantasy or Romance )=
    Oh, that sounds interesting…. wait, Harem, nevermind.
    Well, I will look into them, I enjoyed Seiken Tsukai no World Break as a gultiy pleasure. The music was really speaking to me.
    I guess actually I am sorta OK if they keep the Harem light and the Maincharakter is no Pussy. If he is aware, but doesn’t care thats kinda fine for me.
    Well, I am also watching the thing with the Skywizards right now… but that feels like a Parody. (And I like the Music, I never skip the opening or ending). +I like the mainchar 😀 He knows whats going on, but doesn’t care and is just a chiller.
    Oh well, I guess I still kinda like Harems… NO! I only like the Music and the other themes of the Story. Would be so much better without Harem, but what can you do.
    Hm whatelse….
    The mechas look like my only options, even though I am not really into the Mecha genre. It just often has nice storys besides the Mechas, and the Mechas I can accept.
    *cough* some of the other shows maybe if I find uncensored Versions…. *cough*

  10. Niko Niko Nii

    Rakudai Kishi no Eiyuutan is awesome. I have read all the novels/manga. Completely subverts most of the typical harlem tropes, with a transgender girl, badass powers, extremely likeable characters, and pretty decent comedy. Also the summary really doesn’t explain the show. The only con I have is that, despite all it’s self aware humor, it gets really generic and boring with the introduction of another girl. What I’m trying to say here is that you guys better give this one a chance, if the mc’s/best girls antics don’t get you laughing in ep 1 then drop it because the rest of the adaption is going to be crap. Also to summerise the show, blade dance and ( I forgot the name of the anime with the souls becoming weapons) had a baby with the self awareity of Binan. Don’t make the same mistake you did with Yuuki Yuna guys.

  11. lgg

    owari no seraph s2 is bae <3 im too obsessed whoops
    Not much im going to watch this season :3 though dem reverse harems ;D

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