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xxxHOLiC Episode Guide

Episode 1: The Inevitable xxxHOLiC Episode 1: Favorites In xxxHOLiC episode 1, “The Inevitable,” Kimihiro Watanuki had a problem. He could see spirits. What’s more, he could interact with them. In fact, he had to interact with them, because they frequently tried to pile on top of him. Of course, this drew the stares of the rest of the population, who […]

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Hell’s Paradise Episode Guide

Episode 1: Criminal and Executioner Hell’s Paradise Episode 1: Favorites In Hell’s Paradise Episode 1, “Criminal and Executioner,” Gabimaru found himself condemned to death. The magistrate attempted to have him beheaded. That did not work as intended; the executioner’s sword broke against Gabimaru’s neck. An observer from the shogunate, Sagiri Yamada Asaemon, watched impassively and took copious notes. Why can’t […]

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Demon Slayer – Swordsmith Village Arc Episode Guide

Episode 1: Someone’s Dream Demon Slayer – Swordsmith Village Arc Episode 1 Review In Demon Slayer: Swordsmith Village Arc episode 1, “Someone’s Dream,” even as the Demon Slayer Corps tried to make sense of the wreckage of the Entertainment District, Muzan Kibutsuji called together the most power of the Upper demons to express his opinion regarding the battle – […]