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Review of Chivalry of a Failed Knight Episode 04: Ikki’s Poker Face and Stella Takes a Stand

Quick SummaryIn Chivalry of a Failed Knight episode 4, “The Worst One IV,” Stella Vermillion, Shizuku Kurogane, and Alice Arisuin easily win their first matches. Ikki Kurogane tries to put on a calm, brave face, but his first opponent, Shizuya Kirihara, not only has powers that are the least susceptible to Ikki’s attacks. He also mercilessly taunted Ikki last year […]

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Review: Fire Force Episode 3: Is That a Regulation Uniform and Cracks in the Lie

Quick SummaryIn Fire Force episode 3, “The Rookie Fire Soldier Games,” preparations are underway to start the rookie games. Shinra Kusakabe sees the captain of fire company #1 and remembers him from the conflagration that had killed Shinra’s mother and little brother. But the captain brushes him off. Between the competitiveness of Arthur Boyle and Tamaki Kotatsu (from […]

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Review of Chivalry of a Failed Knight Episode 03: Errant Whipped Cream and Falling with Style

Quick SummaryIn Chivalry of a Failed Knight episode 3, “The Worst One III,” Stella Vermillion tried to work up the courage to ask Ikki Kurogane on a date, but Ikki’s sister Shizuku Kurogane beat her by seconds. Along with Shizuku’s roommate Alice Arisuin, they go to the mall for what they hoped would be a carefree day of shopping. What they didn’t […]

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Review: To the Abandoned Sacred Beasts Episode 03 – Best In Show

Quick SummaryIn To the Abandoned Sacred Beasts Episode 03, “The Minotaur’s Fortress,” Hank Henriette and Nancy Schaal Bancroft hitch a ride on a covered wagon to Hank’s next assignment. A Minotaur who had been under Hank’s command was slowly disassembling a town to build an impregnable fortress. Every night, he would bellow and go forth, and the townspeople […]

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Review of Chivalry of a Failed Knight Episode 02: The Sister Arrives and the Shadow of the Past

Quick SummaryIn Chivalry of a Failed Knight episode 2, “The Worst One II,” Stella Vermillion is becoming more and more comfortable with Ikki Kurogane, to the point where she’s willing to share his water bottle! She’s apprehensive when he tells Stella that his sister, Shizuku Kurogane, is coming to campus. Stella relaxes when he tells her Shizuku is his […]

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One Punch Man Season 2 Episode Guide

Episode 1: Return of the HeroReview: One Punch Man Season 2 Episode 01 – Best In ShowIn One Punch Man Season 2 Episode 01 (a.k.a., episode 13), “Return of the Hero,” Saitama and Genos return to do super-powered stuff like shop for groceries. In fact, as they’re out on just such a shopping trip, they see S-ranked hero named King. Civilians impressed […]