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Record of Grancrest War Episode 20: Holding the Line and a Blast from the Past

Quick Summary In Record of Grancrest War Episode 20, “Pitched Battle of the Three Forces,” Marrine Kreische’s forces march against those of Theo Cornaro and Siluca Meletes. Can our heroes hold out until reinforcements under Alexis Douse arrive? Even if they do, will they be able to follow Theo’s plan to reunite Marrine and Alexis, when Marrine’s so vehemently opposed to […]

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Record of Grancrest War Episode 19: A Well-Orchestrated Attack and Odin Would Have Been Proud

Quick Summary In Record of Grancrest War Episode 19, “The Awakening of a Noble,” Alexis Douse advances his army against the traitor Lord Dawson, who immediately begs his new Lord, Marrine Kreische, for reinforcements. Can you guess her answer? Later, Sea King Erik, the leader of the Norse, infuriated that the “moppet” Alexis would dare challenge him, sails into […]

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Caligula Episode 6: Fighting Hammer and Tongs and Should Have Listened to the Idol

Quick Summary In Caligula episode 6, “Looking forward doesn’t equal progress on its own. Understanding one’s situation is also an important step.” Kashiwaba Kotono escalates her battle against Mirei as the other Ostinato Musicians close in on our other heroes. μ asks the Musicians to go easy on their enemies, and can you guess how well they listen? Our heroes rise to […]

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Record of Grancrest War Episode 18: A Well Earned Ascension and Oh, _That_ Leader!

Quick Summary In Record of Grancrest War Episode 18, “Leader,” Theo Cornaro finally ascends to the head of the Altirk Treaty and takes possession of Castle Unicorn. He should be on cloud nine, so why does he seem so bummed during the reception? And what’s with his late-night meeting with Siluca Meletes? Later, Theo and Siluca confront Priscilla about […]

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Caligula Episode 5: Always Read the Fine Print and At Least It Didn’t End with the Swimsuit Competition

Quick Summary In Caligula episode 5, “Everyone gets hurt. But those who don’t realize they’re hurting can’t be healed,” Ritsu Shikishima drags Tomoe Kotaro and Marie Mizuguchi to the grand opening of a new sea-themed park. Once there, Aria notices that Kashiwaba Kotono, a young woman popular with the male students, seems to be able to see her. But only some […]

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Record of Grancrest War Episode 17: Through the Eyes of Death and the People’s Crest

Quick Summary In Record of Grancrest War Episode 17, “Two Heroes,” Mirza Kooches decides to go on the offensive despite the urging of his mage. Is Mirza really in a rush to protect Marrine Kreische and her forces? Can it really be possible he’s thinking of someone other than himself? The forces of Theo Cornaro and Siluca Meletes whittle down Mirza’s army […]