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Planet With Episode 8 Review: Illusionary Breasts and the Peril from the Dark Side of the Moon

Quick SummaryIn Planet With episode 8, “Power is What Dwells Within Your Own Self,” Nozomi Takamagahara skips a club meeting to go on a date-ish event with Souya Kuroi. Unfortunately for them, Kogane Shiraishi isn’t keen on letting them enjoy themselves and tries to hypnotize Souya. You’ll never guess how he broke her power over him! Benika Takatori takes […]

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Black Bullet Episode 9 Review: A Surprise Reunion and a Difficult Presidential Order

Quick SummaryIn Black Bullet Episode 9, “The Protectors of the Barrier,” Rentarou Satomi, Enju Aihara, Tamaki Katagiri and Tamaki’s Initiator, Yuzuki Katagiri, arrive at the military camp, but their little CivSec militia unit is too small to qualify for official status. That means no official equipment like a tent! So Rentarou and Enju set out to find one more […]

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Planet With Episode 7 Review: The Princess of Riel and a Brotherly Gesture

Quick SummaryIn Planet With episode 7, “Sirius,” while recovering from the previous battle, Souya Kuroi dreams of the fall of Sirius and the role that Sensei played — along with a surprise guest! A new character breezes into Souya’s school — or is she really new? She looks familiar… Nozomi Takamagahara shows some surprising skills that she’s not […]

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Black Bullet Episode 8 Review: The Bleached Monolith and Recruiting is Hard!

Quick SummaryIn Black Bullet Episode 8, “The Monument on the Border,” Lady Seitenshi interrupts Rentarou Satomi and Kisara Tendou’s first day of school for some of the Cursed Children with terrible news: the giant Stage IV Gastrea named Aldebaran has, for some unknown reason, been able to attack one of the Monoliths protecting the Tokyo Area. The Monolith will collapse within […]

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Planet With Episode 6 Review: Origin of the Dragon and As Useful as This Clog

Quick SummaryIn Planet With episode 6, “Paladin Break 2,” Souya Kuroi and Sensei finish their fight against the old man Takezou Ryuuzouji, who gracefully surrenders his dragon vial after his defeat. He also asks Souya to relay a message to his son. Meanwhile, his son Takashi Ryuuzouji continues to battle Kogane Shiraishi and the Generalissimo. The latter decides to punt the problem back to […]

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Black Bullet Episode 7 Review: The Power to Protect and Just Enough for a Spit-Take

Quick SummaryIn Black Bullet Episode 7, “In the Still of the Moonlit Night, the Dawn Sky,” Rentarou Satomi discovers to his immense relief that Enju Aihara is still alive, and it seems that Tina Sprout intentionally spared her. But Lady Seitenshi still plans to meet a rival leader, so Rentarou’s job isn’t finished. How can a Promoter like him […]

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Planet With Episode 5 Review: Claws vs Sword and the Secretary’s Rental Has Expired

Quick SummaryIn Planet With episode 5, “Paladin Break 1,” the old man Takezou Ryuuzouji shares the shocking origin story of Takashi Ryuuzouji with an incredulous Yousuke Hitsujitani — or does he? Souya Kuroi tells his friend Nozomi Takamagahara that he’s an alien from Sirius, and she believes him. Or does she? The Nebula Sealing Faction kicks their […]

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Black Bullet Episode 6 Review: A Messy Office and She’s Ranked What?!?

Quick SummaryIn Black Bullet Episode 6, “Tragic Irony,” Tina Sprout invited Rentarou Satomi on a mini-date. After he had to hand-feed her because she was too drowsy to use the toothpicks, she said she’d never been treated so kindly. But she still didn’t know he and Enju Aihara were the ones protecting Lady Seitenshi. Tina learns that tragic truth when she’s […]

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Three Year Celebration: Sekirei Fanfic!

Impatient for the story? You can read it here! Want to know a little about it first? Read on! You know how sometimes, when you’re sitting there watching a series, your mind picks up on a character’s gesture, or tone of voice, or a plot situation, and just soars with possibilities? And before you know it, you’ve […]