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Longtime Anime fans John and CC discuss all the ups and downs of the shows they watched start to finish in each freshly wrapped up season.
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Feb 9, 2020

The ABF gang has returned to cool you down and then heat you right back up. First CC follows the investigators from Babylon to unearth the many horrifying secrets that lurk in the shadows of a mayoral election. Then the hosts unleash their burning shonen hearts once again and join the colorful firefighting crew from company 8 to extinguish a plethora of infernal opponents in Fire Force.

 

Reviews:

Babylon (1:30)

Fire Force (53:02)

 

Related Links:

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-12-10/.154195

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eee5iJWlNfw

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-09-12/.150990

https://www.crunchyroll.com/de/anime-feature/2019/07/01/meet-the-staff-of-the-upcoming-fire-force

https://www.crunchyroll.com/de/anime-feature/2019/07/08/five-highlights-of-the-fire-force-animes-thrilling-debut

https://blog.sakugabooru.com/2019/07/02/fire-force-production/

https://blog.sakugabooru.com/2019/07/05/fire-force-production-notes-01/

 

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Feb 2, 2020

The hosts take turns on this episode and tackle three widely different shows. CC goes first and explains why the mix of tennis action and family drama in Stars Align is a winning combination. After that, John returns to the world of Granblue Fantasy and highlights some of the ups and downs in the second season of this popular cross media franchise. CC then wraps up the show by travelling 3700 years into the future and witnessing the rebirth of human civilization through the power of science and by the hands of Dr. Stone.

 

Reviews:

Stars Align (1:32)

Granblue Fantasy the Animation - Season 2 (33:46)

Dr. Stone (1:05:21)

 

Related Links:

https://blog.sakugabooru.com/2020/01/12/hoshiai-no-sora-stars-align-a-story-about-corporate-betrayal-but-also-a-lot-more/

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2019-12-26/stars-align-director-kazuki-akane-promises-sequel-in-some-form/.154793
https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2019-10-24/stars-align-ed-animation-allegedly-copies-dance-choreography-without-permission/.152557
https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/interest/2019-11-01/stars-align-production-committee-apologizes-for-copying-dance-choreography-without-permission/.152867

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-10-22/.152490

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-12-05/.154028

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-07-23/.149251

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-10-10/.152066

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ykEp0wlchiY&feature=youtu.be

https://www.crunchyroll.com/de/anime-feature/2019/09/20-1/interview-how-dr-stones-director-created-a-world-of-science

https://www.crunchyroll.com/de/anime-feature/2019/11/18-1/dr-stones-most-unusual-hero-in-history

https://www.crunchyroll.com/de/anime-feature/2019/11/27/dr-stone-proves-that-every-good-anime-villain-needs-a-good-anime-henchman

https://www.crunchyroll.com/de/anime-feature/2019/12/11/interview-dr-stone-creators-reveal-the-secrets-behind-their-painstaking-research

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i2nmC8lPyGo

 

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Jan 19, 2020

John and CC kick off the new Anime season as usual, by giving a nod to all the icy fresh premieres from Winter 2020 they did check out. After that they wrap up the episode by discussing one of the most promising manga-to-anime adaptions in recent years: Vinland Saga.

 

Sneak Peek: (1:52)

Seton Academy: Welcome to the Pack & A Destructive God Sits Next to Me (3:17)

Oda Cinnamon Nobunaga (6:23)

Hatena Illusion (9:14)

Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story (11:55)

Dorohedoro (14:48)

Sorcerous Stabber Orphen (15:41)

Somali and the Forest Spirit (17:16)

Darwin's Game (18:52)

Asteroid in Love (22:59)

Pet (25:09)

A Certain Scientific Railgun T (27:13)

Dorohedoro (29:54)

ID: INVADED (35:09)

In/Spectre (42:54)

Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! (45:10)

ROOM CAMP (50:20)

Somali and the Forest Spirit (53:10)

Sorcerous Stabber Orphen (57:02)

Haikyu!! To The Top (1:02:42)

 

Review:

Vinland Saga (1:08:17)

 

Related Links:

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-07-18/.149088

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-09-17/.151186

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qk1BoGRM7c

 

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Jan 5, 2020

The two hosts dish out their last Review for Summer 2019 with Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba and discuss if the stellar presentation can compensate for some of the show's narrative shortcomings. They also take a quick glance at the shows they didn't stick with in the Chop 'n' Drop and highlight their personal picks for Best of the Season.

 

Chop 'n' Drop: (1:25)

 

Review:

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (13:16)

 

Best of the Season: (1:10:01)

 

Related Links:

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-04-16/.145733

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-06-04/.147449

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/this-week-in-anime/2019-08-22/.150220

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/feature/2019-08-28/interview-demon-slayer-producer-yuma-takahashi/.149177

https://www.crunchyroll.com/de/anime-feature/2019/04/29/mythology-uncovered-the-oni-of-demon-slayer

https://www.crunchyroll.com/de/anime-feature/2019/05/06-1/the-digital-arenas-of-demon-slayers-battles

https://www.crunchyroll.com/de/anime-feature/2019/08/21/in-demon-slayer-compassion-is-the-strongest-weapon

https://blog.sakugabooru.com/2019/08/15/kimetsu-no-yaiba-the-power-of-ufotables-harmony/

https://www.animefeminist.com/feature-who-is-allowed-to-speak-their-pain-demon-slayer-empathy-and-nezuko/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HhGuNpUpIXs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZE1TnlpHT0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BFpfQHSJkk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_x2VaIf9KPw

 

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