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Spring 2016 Recap: Funimation Edition

The Spring 2016 season’s all done! Though the number of series I watched this season on Funimation is lower than previous Funimation seasons, there were some gems here, as well as one I just couldn’t bring myself to finish. Here’s my Spring 2016 Funimation wrap-up! By the way, there are spoilers below. Please don’t read this if you haven’t seen the […]


Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress Episode 12: Biba, Ikoma, and Hozumi – The Curtain Falls

In Kotetsujyo, the 12th and last episode in Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress‘ first season, Biba’s plans bear dark fruit; Mumei declares herself Hozumi, but at a cost; Ikoma fights well for a change; and Kurusu gets to (awkwardly) hold Ayame’s hand. Amazon has some great Kabaneri merchandise. Please check it out! What Happened (Spoiler Free) Biba watches […]


Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress Episode 11: The Gathering Dark

In “Burning Life,” the eleventh episode of Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, things somehow get even darker. Biba Amatori unleashes his plot on the shogun’s city Kongoukaku; Ayame has no good choice but to help him. We find out what happened to Kurusu, and it entails rope. Kajika, Kibito, and others from the Koutetsujou deal with the aftermath of Takumi’s decision at […]


The Asterisk War Episode 24: Hydra Attack! Claudia’s Dad Did What?

In Reunion, the the last episode of The Asterisk War’s second season, Julis Riessfeld, Amagiri Ayato, Sasamiya Saya, and Toudou Kirin face off against Gustave Malraux; Claudia Enfield takes care of a pressing family matter affecting them all; Jolbert Riessfeld makes a surprisingly kingly decision. To celebrate the last episode of the second season, check out this merchandise […]


Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress Episode 10: Waaaay More Evil Doesn’t Tell the Half of It!

In “The Attacking Weak,” Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress‘ 10th episode, Ikoma, Kibito, Takumi, and others plot an uprising; we find out what Biba Amatori’s using the crew of the Koutetsujou for; Mumei still holds out some trust and hope in Biba; things get really dark at the end. Really dark. Like, really, really, really dark. Interested in Kabaneri […]


The Asterisk War Episode 21: The Climatic Phoenix Festa Battle

In Clinching Victory, the 21st episode of The Asterisk War, Amagiri Ayato and Julis Riessfeld complete their match against AR-D. We learn Toudou Kirin’s fate. Dirk Eberwein and Ernesta Kühne discuss opportunities for future collaboration. We learn a little more about the past of Yabuki Eishirou, Ayato’s mysterious friend. Finally, we see a shocking revelation about Ayato’s sister, Amagiri Haruka. […]


Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress Episode 6: Head for the Light!

In Gathering Light, the sixth episode of Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, Mumei comes face to face with her limitations; Ikoma shocks everyone when he tries to fight alone; and Sukari does the unthinkable: he proves that he’s sometimes good to have around! Amazon has some great Kabaneri merchandise. Here’s a sampling: What Happened (Spoiler Free) Mumei remembers being in the […]