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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 […]

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The Blue Exorcist – The Power of Lies

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga’s 8th episode, From Father to Son, Ryuji Suguro leads the other ExWires up the mountain to find his father. Yukio Okumura learns that the Impure King is the least of his problems. Rin Okumura  still can’t draw his sword, but he’s really optimistic that he’ll be able to at […]

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The Blue Exorcist – The Warm Blue Flames

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In Like a Fire Burning Bright, the 7th episode of Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga, Mephisto Pheles interrupts Yukio Okumura as he reads Tatsuma Suguro’s letter to Rin Okumura and Shura Kirigakure. It’s bad news: The Vatican has ordered Rin imprisoned pending his execution. The presents Mephisto leaves help Ryuji Suguro and the other ExWires mount Rin’s rescue. Meanwhile, […]

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The Blue Exorcist – Secrets within Secrets, Plans within Plans

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga episode 6, called A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing, Saburota Todo and Mamushi Hojo arrive at Goma Hall, where things take a turn for the worse — at least for Mamushi. Yukio Okumura continues reading Tatsuma Suguro’s letter to Rin Okumura and Shura Kirigakure, and that letter yields even more surprises. […]

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Caw Out Award: Harsh Quote of the Season (So Far)

Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga: Harsh Quote of the Season (So Far)Tatsuma took his father’s zing better than I would have! Capture from the Crunchyroll stream.The Blue Exorcist – Disastrous First Encounter: In an episode 5 flashback, Tatsuma Suguro is terribly worried about his sick wife. His father earned a Badassery-Class Caw Out (through cruel!) by saying, “If Torako […]

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The Blue Exorcist – The Traitor Unveiled; Chaos Ensues

Note: This post may include spoilers, so be cautious! Quick Summary In Act of Treachery, the fourth episode of Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga, Ryuji Suguro struggles to deal with the temple’s suspicions about his father, Tatsuma Suguro. Juzo Shima finds the Deep Keep’s guards incapacitated; he’s shocked to learn the identity of the traitor. Rin Okumura learns some control over his blue flames, only […]