Review: Occultic;Nine

[Synopsis]: Occultic;Nine follows the interweaving stories of nine unusual individuals in a city where the occult is booming and and the supernatural has become a common topic of discussion within the media. Gamon Yuuta (Kaji Yuki), self-proclaimed NEET and owner of the paranormal discussion blog ‘Kiri Kiri Basara,’ is one of these individuals. His interest in…

Review: Bungou Stray Dogs 2nd Season

[Synopsis]: With the conflict between the Armed Detective Agency and the Port Mafia already raging on, the appearance of The Guild further endangers the balance of the city. The stage has been set for a three-way gifted war between the organizations and by the end, only one will be left standing. Atsushi (Uemura Yuto), Dazai (Miyano Mamoru), and the rest…

Review: Mousou Dairinin (Paranoia Agent)

[Synopsis]: After achieving commercial success with her latest character design Maromi, Tsukiko Sagi (Noto Mamiko), an introverted artist, becomes pressured to repeat her accomplishment. On the way home one night, she is attacked by a young boy wearing golden, inline skates and wielding a bent baseball bat. The detectives that sign on to her case initially…

Review: 91 Days

[Synopsis]: Seven years ago, a dispute within the mafia lead to the violent murder of the Lagusa family save for their youngest son who escapes into the night. Years later, hollow and lusting for revenge against the Vanetti Family, young Angelo Lagusa (Kondou Takashi) is offered an opportunity to fulfill his ambitions when he receives a…

Review: Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu

[Synopsis]: Returning from a convenience store late at night, Natsuki Subaru (Kobayashi Yuusuke) blinks to find himself inexplicably standing in the middle of a busy street in a fantasy world. Enthusiastic about this incredible development, Subaru is quickly beaten to a pulp by some back alley thugs before being rescued by a mysterious girl (Takahashi Rie) chasing…

Review: Monster

[Synopsis]: Kenzou Tenma (Kiuchi Hidenobu) was a renowned, genius, neurologist and a rising star in the medical world until he disobeyed a direct order from Eisler Memorial Hospital’s chief director. Instead of operating on the newly arrived Mayor who had promised to fund the hospital in the near future, Tenma made decision based on his own morality to…

Review: Bungou Stray Dogs

[Synopsis]: Due to a recent string of mysterious incidents involving a great, white tiger, Nakajima Atsushi (Uemura Yuto) is evicted from the orphanage that has served as his home his entire life. Left both homeless and penniless, Atsushi happens upon a drowning stranger whom he rescues from a nearby river. The man turns out to be Dazai…

Review: Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo

[Synopsis]: In the year 5053, a young aristocrat named Albert de Morcerf (Fukuyama, Jun) and his friend Franz d’Epinay (Hirakawa, Daisuke) visit Luna to partake in the imminent festival. While there, they encounter a charming nobleman who introduces himself as the Count of Monte Cristo (Nakata, Jouji) whom Albert invites to visit him in his Paris home after…

Review: Boku dake ga Inai Machi

[Synopsis]: Though average and unassuming in many aspects of his life, Fujinuma Satoru (Mitsushima, Shinnosuke) possesses a supernatural ability which throws him backwards in time in order to prevent pending disasters that unfold around him. However, when somebody close to Satoru is killed and he is framed for the murder, he is sent far further back…

Review: Mawaru Penguindrum

[Synopsis]: On an outing to the aquarium, the twin brothers Takakura Shouma (Kimura, Ryouhei) and Takakura Kanba (Kimura, Subaru) are alarmed by the collapse of their terminally ill, younger sister Himari (Arakawa, Miho). Though she is rushed to the hospital, she passes away quickly after arriving. Himari is then revived and possessed by a strange entity…