Scrape your jaw off the bathhouse floor and get an eyeful of the wildest maidens this side of Valhalla! Princess Pharm's in town, and she's cruising the local high school looking for chicks that can pull off the bookish and busty look.
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The profession of private detective fell out of favor long ago, and yet, that's how Shinjurou Yuuki identifies himself. With his superior deductive powers, Shinjurou solves various challenging cases. However, his rival, Rinroku Kaishou, gets all the credit . Through politics and industry connections, Kaishou has the communications infrastructure under his control. He uses the massive amount of information at his fingertips to lead police to the conclusions he draws. But Kaishou's dark secret is that Shinjurou Yuuki, "the Last Great Detective", is the one who actually uncovers "the truth."
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Its going to be difficult for newly recruited human instructor Genkoku to adjust to working with a living arsenal of high caliber cuties- especially since many have hair triggers and theres no bulletproof vest that can stop a really determined coed! Get ready for explosive situations, armor piercing rounds, cheap shots galore and one very shell shocked homeroom instructor in UPOTTE!
Yuki Giou is a high school student with no relatives, living in an orphanage who ends up meeting a beautiful young man, Zess who somewhat inspires his nostalgia. We are on a journey to discover the past between these two men.
By force of circumstances, a 30-year-old single man with a full-time job suddenly starts raising a 6-year-old girl. While running each other ragged, the two of them gradually grow into a “family”. This is the long-awaited anime version of “Bunny Drop”, the extremely popular and finely crafted comic by Yumi Unita. It’s a heartwarming and entertaining work that naturally depicts child-raising experiences, but also the instantly relatable warmth and noise of being in a family.
“Utakoi is a historical romance story based on Ogura Hyakunin Isshu's interpretation of a collection of 100 romance poems that are used in traditional Japanese karuta card/memory game Utakoi takes life based of the very liberal interpretation of the Hyakunin Isshu anthology of poems featuring 100 romantic poems from 100 different poets such as The Tale of Genji's Murasaki Shikibu. However this romantic – both in story and artistic design – series starts its focus with some twists and turns centered around the love between Fujiwara and her romantic interest Ariwara…”
Symphogear returns for a second season that doubles down on the original’s strengths while jettisoning any dead weight like “character development” or “coherent writing.”― If there is a single coherent theme running through all of Symphogear, it has to be “restraint is for suckers.” The first season of this ridiculous show ended with a resurrected goddess hidden in a scientist's genes attempting to ...
The final new series has been added to The Fall 2015 Anime Preview Guide! Check out the complete feature. Available Now: Valkyrie Drive Mermaid - Testament of Sister New Devil BURST - Garo: Crimson Moon - Shomin Sample - The Perfect Insider - Anti-Magic Academy - Dance with Devils - Beautiful Bones: Sakurako's Investigation - Yuru Yuri 3rd Season - One Punch Man - Concrete Revolutio - and much more!
Studio Ghibli's latest (and possibly last) theatrical film may not have the hype machine of a Miyazaki release behind it, but it's a beautiful story about finding your place and your peace in the world.― When Marnie Was There, a film from Studio Ghibli from 2014, is a difficult story to describe. Based on the 1967 novel by Joan G. Robinson (as of this writing out of print in the United States but in...
Sometimes people really like anime that's been edited for television and want to preserve it for posterity... but does anyone make those versions legally available?― Kevin asks: In cases of shows that have "Edited for TV" versions, such as YuYu Hakusho and Rurouni Kenshin, what happens to them? Do they get stored away? Do they exist somewhere on the Funimation or Bang Zoom's servers? You see, I've ...
This week's treasure trove of new releases, plus reviews of Sentai Filmworks' Windy Tales and Brynhildr in the Darkness!― By the time this column comes out, I'll be getting ready to come home from a ten-day vacation with my extended family. While my relatives are generally lovely people, visiting them means traveling to places where the Internet connection can barely handle standard-def video and t...
The results are in! Here's your schedule for daily streaming reviews this season!― This season's poll results have been tallied and we've put together the schedule for the Fall 2015 Daily Streaming Reviews! This is a much lighter season than we've had in the past, and the gulf was great between shows with tons of reader interest and shows with almost no interest at all. So we'll be covering slightly...
If you don't read this list of mismatched couples before the last petal falls on your 21st birthday, you'll be cursed forever. On the plus side, maybe all your anime figures came to life.― One character is capable of immense, sometimes even supernatural strength while their partner is an example of grace and elegance. The two work as a balancing act for one another, with the "beauty" often calming ...
The Mermaid islands are about to explode with sexy battle action!― Valkyrie Drive Mermaid Visit the Official Site › Story Characters Trailer Cast & Staff Gallery Broadcast Begins October 10, 2015 (JST) Key Staff Director: Hiraku Kaneko (The Qwaser of Stigmata, MAKEN-KI! BATTLING VENUS 2) Series Composition: Yosuke Kuroda (Best Student Council, Gundam build Fighters Try) Introduction With you in my ...
Basara Tojo is back and he will do anything to protect his little sisters! Let the battle that breaks heaven and earth begin!― The Testament of Sister New Devil BURST Visit the Official Site › Story Characters Trailer Cast & Staff Gallery Broadcast Begins October 9, 2015 (JST) Key Staff Director: Hisashi Saito (Bamboo Blade, Heaven's Lost Property) Series Composition: Sumio Uetake (Burn-Up Scramble...