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Saga of Tanya the Evil – Brutal Aerial Battle and Shortsightedness

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In Resistance, the eleventh episode of Saga of Tanya the Evil, Tanya Degurechaff’s companies face off against their most deadly enemy yet: the resurrected Colonel Anson Sioux and a battalion of Allied Kingdom mages. Can even Tanya stand up against one of Being X’s chosen ones? Meanwhile, the strategy unveiled in […]

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The Blue Exorcist – Wedding Bells and the Kyoto Tower

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga’s 12th and final episode, Candid and Open, Rin awakens to find he hadn’t been sleeping alone. Shura Kirigakure flirts with Mephisto Pheles — using ninja darts. Wedding bells may be in the air, but Juzo Shima should have asked the bride to be first […]

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Saga of Tanya the Evil – So Close, Yet So Far

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In The Path to Victory, the tenth episode of Saga of Tanya the Evil, Tanya Degurechaff’s battalion begins their attack deep behind enemy lines. Can they strike before the Republican army discovers them? Meanwhile, Hans von Zettour stalls the ministers and business officials who are furious about the Rhine […]

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The Blue Exorcist – One Light Falters, Another Burns Brightly

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In the eleventh episode of Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga, Shine Bright as the Sun, Shura Kirigakure protects Ryuji Suguro while Rin Okumura attacks the Impure King. But even his flames can’t keep up with the monstrous demon’s might. Shiemi Moriyama‘s familiar Nee collapses with Izumo Kamiki still imprisoned in the impurity; but Moriyama is unwilling to give […]

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Saga of Tanya the Evil – A New Paradigm

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In Preparations for Advance, Saga of Tanya the Evil’s ninth episode, Hans von Zettour convinces the Imperial command to try a new approach — a new paradigm — that he thinks can lead them to an unconventional victory. Tanya Degurechaff and her battalion are key to this plan, of […]

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The Blue Exorcist – Mud Wrestling and a Putrescent Millipede

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In Unbowed and Unbroken, the 10th episode of Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga, Juzo Shima and Yukio Okumura continue their battle against Saburota Todo, with muddy results. Inside the fire barrier with the miasma eruptions, Rin Okumura, Ryuji Suguro, and Kuro have to fight not only the miasma, but the terrifying true form of the Impure […]

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The Blue Exorcist – The Spread of Impurity and the Hidden Blue Flame

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga’s 9th episode, Through Thick and Thin, Yukio Okumura struggles to fend off Saburota Todo’s physical and emotional attacks until the Exorcist reaches a breaking point. Izumo Kamiki and Shiemi Moriyama fight to keep the injured Tatsuma Suguro free from the corruption of the Impure King. Rin Okumura, Ryuji Suguro, and the super-sized Kuro reach their […]