Ansatsu Kyoushitsu, Finished Airing.

A humorous and action-packed story about a class of misfits who are trying to kill their new teacher—an alien octopus with bizarre powers and super strength! The teacher has just destroyed the moon and is threatening to destroy the earth—unless his students can destroy him first. What makes things more complicated is that he’s the best teacher they’ve ever had!

(Source: Viz Media)


This is one of the anime that I watched that has an original and unique plot. The story starts with an alien octopus that destroyed the moon. The alien octopus then decided to become a teacher at Kunugigaoka Junior High School. The Class 3-E or simply Class E is the lowest class of Kunugigaoka Junior High School are the ones selected to have their new octopus teacher. They only have one job to do, which is ordered by the government, it is to kill their teacher before they graduate. Class 3E is nicknamed the “E-as-in-End Class” and consists of students who either failed to keep their grades up or were punished for breaking school regulations.


Koro-sensei is the central character and main antihero of Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu). Korosensei claimed to be responsible for creating the permanent crescent moon and said that he plans to destroy the earth after “teaching” Class 3-E for a year. He can move at Mach 20 speed (13, 000 miles per hour or 20 times the speed of sound, no wonder the government can’t kill him).

Koro-sensei can only be harmed by BB bullets, created specially in America for harming him, these BB bullets are harmless to the students.


This anime is really enjoyable to watch, it has nice animations which gives it a unique and calm aura. The soundtracks was also really good, especially the ending, I really liked the ending song because of the calm atmosphere it gives. It has a nice and original plot and it has some good life lessons that you can learn from this anime. So give it a try if you feel like it.

Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Zoku, Finished Airing.

“Fake people have an image to maintain. Real people just don’t care.”
-Hikigaya Hachiman


So exactly what’s going to happen when Hachiman Hikigaya, an isolated high school student with no friends, no interest in making any and a belief that everyone else’s supposedly great high school experiences are either delusions or outright lies, is coerced by a well meaning faculty member into joining the one member “Services Club” run by Yukino Yukinoshita, who’s smart, attractive and generally considers everyone in her school to be her complete inferior?
(Source: Crunchyroll)


The second season of Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru (or Oregairu for short) had a different producer. So the animation changed quite a lot. You will notice it when you watch the first season. Although the animation changed, the animation have improved quite a lot, the sound effects were great and the voice actors did a great job portraying each of the character roles.


Now, let’s go with the story. The story did a great job continuing the cliffhanger the first season left to us. New characters are introduced that made another story but it think it wasn’t really rushed (I don’t read the light novel so I don’t know if it is rushed or not).


Hikigaya Hachiman is an antisocial high school student with a distorted view on life and no friends or girlfriend. He is a member of the “Services Club” who helps people on their problems, depending on their request. Another members are Yukinoshita Yukino and Yuigahama Yui.


In this anime, you will know that life (specifically in High School Life) will not go as expected as you think it would be. So what you might be expecting in your life will go all wrong, will go as you wanted or will eventually screw up. The last episode kinda left us a cliffhanger, so I’m hoping that a third season will be made.

I really recommend this anime because it has a nice story and good character developments. But you should first start on the first season titled “Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru” because you will understand the story of the second season more if you watched the prequel. So give it a try if you have some spare time.

New Steins;Gate sequel titled “Steins;Gate 0”


“I’m the great mad scientist, Hououin Kyoma!”
-Rintarou Okabe


A new sequel title “Steins;Gate 0” has been announced which is a sequel to the “Steins; Gate” visual novel game. The game will be launched on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PS Vita on November 19 (Woah, so close to my birthday which is November 21). It will also have an anime adaptation also titled “Steins;Gate 0.”


Now, let’s have a short recap on the previously adapted anime TV series of Steins; Gate.
The story of Steins;Gate takes place in Akihabara. It is about a group of friends who made a time machine-like device, a microwave that can send text messages to the past. They perform different experiments to learn more about time travelling and to expand their knowledge on time travelling, As they perform more and more experiments, an organization named SERN who has been doing their own research on time travel tracks them down and now the characters are put in a situation in which they have to find a way to avoid being captured by them.


The visual novel of Steins;Gate got high ratings because of it’s good storyline. ( I want to play the visual novel so badly).
Ratings:
9.2/10· MyAnimeList.net
8.9/10· IMDb
4.5/5· Metacritic


I watched the anime and I will say that it was really mind-blowing. There are really confusing parts which requires you to focus more for you to understand the story. First episode was really confusing but as you go further and further, you will understand the story little by little.
Ok, I’m gonna stop explaining the episodes here because I might accidentally write some spoilers (Beware of Spoilers).

Now, the sequel of the new anime adaptation and the new visual novel has a new story in it. I guess the sequel anime adaptation is a continuation of the movie of Steins;Gate.
Steins;Gate: Fuka Ryouiki no Déjà vu (the movie of the TV anime series “Steins;Gate”). This anime movie film takes place one year after the events of the anime series.


Ok, Spoiler Alert.

November 2010, the Beta World Line…

A story that unfolds after Rintarou Okabe returns, having failed to save “her” on July 28th. He had no idea that the system known as “Amadeus” would once again drag him into a world of dark conspiracy.

Yes, “she” is still there.

Steins;Gate 0 is set in the β (Beta) World Timeline of the novel. Maybe you don’t know what the Beta World Timeline is about. You will understand when you watch the anime or when you play the visual novel.


I’m really looking forward for this anime adaptation because the prequel has been one of my favorites of all time. It was really quite confusing at first because it’s a sci-fi anime but you will understand it if you pay close attention to it. I really wish I owned a PlayStation 3 or a PlayStation 4 or a PS Vita so I can play the game myself. But I’m sure that someday I will play the visual novel of Steins;Gate (SOMEDAY).

Upcoming Anime Movie Film by AnoHana Staff

Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterunda (The Anthem of the Heart -Beautiful Word, Beautiful World-)


Jun is a girl whose words have been sealed away. She was once a very happy girl, but because of a certain thing she said when she was very young, her family was torn apart. One day, the egg fairy appeared in front of her and sealed away her ability to talk in order to stop her from hurting anybody else. Since this traumatic experience, Jun lives in the shadows away from the limelight. But, one day, she is nominated to become an executive member of the “community outreach council.” On top of that, Jun is also appointed to play the main lead in their musical…


From the staff members of Anohana:

  • Director: Tatsuyuki Nagai (Toaru Kagaku no Railgun, Toradora!)
  • Screenplay Writer: Mari Okada (Hanasaku Iroha, Toradora!)
  • Anime Character designer: Masayoshi Tanaka (High School of the Dead, Toradora!)
  • Animation Studio: A-1 Pictures (Aldnoah.Zero, Sword Art Online)

I watched the trailer of Kokoro ga Sakebitagatterunda and I felt that it has a same atmosphere with the anime AnoHana, well because they are the same staff members that made AnoHana. I don’t really have much information on this anime movie because I only knew this anime movie recently, but I guess it would be a good one.

Schedule of airing will be on September 19,2015. I guess it’s still being made by the staffs. So pack your stuff guys we’re going on a feels trip this next few months.

God Eater gets a TV Anime adaptation


Anime adaptation of Bandai Namco’s PSP action game series “God Eater.”

Set in Japan in the year 2071 where the world has been mostly destroyed by mysterious monsters known as the Aragami. An organization known as Fenrir was made to exterminate Aragami using weapons called God Arcs which is made from the cells of an Aragami. Those who specialize in exterminating Aragami are known as God Eaters. Originally God Eaters had one type in which their God Arcs can only keep gun form or blade form, however a new type has been discovered that can switch between gun and blade form. Since then, they have been classified new-types and the previous as old-types


Ok, let’s start with God Eater the game “God Eater Burst”. The gameplay is very similar to the Monster Hunter game. You create your own character and as you go further to the story you get to make many weapons of your choice. I found this game when I was surfing the net on which game to play on my PSP. I found God Eater and really enjoyed it. I like the story, the art, and the gameplay.

There is a sequel to the game which is title “God Eater 2.” I haven’t played it yet, but I really really really want to play it.

Another sequel was made titled “God Eater 2 Rage Burst”, but unfortunately it was made for PlayStation Vita and PlayStation 4. (Noooooooooooooooooooo, I don’t own a PS Vita nor a PS4.) But I’m looking forward to playing the sequels of the game (If I had a PS Vita or a PS4 LOL).


Ok now let’s go with the anime. When I heard that God Eater was going to have an anime adaptation, I was really hyped because my favorite game when I was a child will be made into an anime. Plus, the animation is being done by ufotable, the producer who worked on the Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works and Fate Zero series. So the action will probably be pretty good and really awesome. The hype is real !

The plot is similar to Attack on Titan. A dystopian future where giant monsters rule the Earth. Humans inside a wall battling for their survival using giant-weapons. So if you liked Attack on Titan, you should try watching God Eater. God Eater (Anime) is set to be aired on July 5,2015. So just a few more weeks of waiting.

Tokyo Ghoul (Anime) vs. Tokyo Ghoul (Manga)


“I am not the one who’s wrong. What’s wrong is the world.” -Kaneki Ken


Tokyo Ghoul (Tokyo Guru) is a manga (japanese comics) series by Sui Ishida. It was serialized in Shueisha’s seinen manga magazine Weekly Young Jump between September 2011 and September 2014 and has been collected in fourteen tankobon volumes as of August 2014. A 12-episode anime television series adaptation by studio Pierrot aired on Tokyo MX between July and September 2014. Funimation has licensed the anime series for streaming and home video distribution in North America.


Let’s first start with the manga (japanese comics). Strange murders are happening in Tokyo. Due to liquid evidence at the scene, the police conclude the attacks are the results of ‘eater’ type ghouls. College buddies Kaneki and Hide come up with the idea that ghouls are imitating humans so that’s why they haven’t ever seen one. Little did they know that their theory may very well become a reality.

Ghouls can only eat human flesh and can’t eat foods that humans eat, human food tastes horrible for the ghouls. However, ghouls can drink coffee, reasons are still unknown why can they drink coffee. Maybe the author just likes to drink coffee LOL. A series of events happened making the protagonist of the story, Kaneki Ken, became a half-human/half-ghoul. He then must deal with life as a half-human/half-ghoul, including interacting with ghoul society and its conflicting factions, while striving to keep his identity secret from other humans.

The manga has an interesting and a good plot. Humans and ghouls fighting each other. Each of the characters have their own unique, personality. The character development are not rushed making you understand the characters as they start to change the more you read the story. The art is really good and the author keeps making art improvements as the story is released by chapters.

Tokyo Ghoul is not a usual story with normal people or normal places. It is rather a dark themed story, well the genre of the manga is actually a horror, action, drama and tragedy. So expect that the ending is not really acceptable. But it has a sequel which has a new story and a new plot from the original. It’s a nice change of pace if you want to read a unique and a good story. So I recommend reading the manga.


Now let’s start with the anime. So while I was browsing on which anime to watch I happened to stumble upon Tokyo Ghoul. A gave it a shot and watched the first episode and it was actually good. But it is still ongoing when I watched the first episode so I decided to read the manga. Every week a new episode is aired, it has 12 episodes in all. I noticed that a lot of scenes in the anime where skipped from the manga but it was quite enjoyable to watch. So alot of people got disappointed because the story is really rushed, but if it followed the manga it would be really good. The animation was good and also the sound effects and the voice actors did a great job portraying each character. The ending left has a major cliffhanger which made us wait for at least a few months for the next season to be aired.

Second season of Tokyo Ghoul, Tokyo Ghoul √A, Ok this season has a different story from the manga. Although some scenes of the anime came from the manga, the first episode had a new story. This sequel was really really rushed making the story really really confusing. I think this sequel is trying to say to us is that if we want a good, understandable story, go read the manga. Even though the story is confusing, the animation, sound effects were good and the voice actors did again a great job portraying each character. The ending again left us another huge cliffhanger which made us wait again for another months for the sequel to be aired.


So in this review, I recommend that you first read the manga before the anime. The manga has at least I think 120+ chapters (20+ pages each chapters). So it will really take a long time but you will enjoy reading it.

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