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Anime roundup 7/19/2018: The Darkest Timeline

In this week's viewing: Most of the good shows are in hiding, but a surprise contender has emerged...

Anime roundup 7/12/2018: Busted Flush

In this week's viewing: Summer season is here, and, erm... it's hard to get excited about just yet.

Anime roundup 7/5/2018: The Heart Wants What It Wants

In this week's viewing: Hakyu Hoshin Engi turns to boxing, Megalobox turns to love and happiness, Cute High is about wacky fantasy, and more!

Summer 2018 SF Anime Preview

It's that time again, and there's something for fans of every stripe to look forward to.

Anime roundup 6/28/2018: The Ties That Bind

In this week's viewing: Megalobox sets up its final face-off, Cute High gets its own going, and more!

Anime roundup 6/21/2018: Suicide Ain’t Painless

In this week's viewing: Hakyu Hoshin Engi continues to trim the cast, Megalobox reaches a turning point, and more!

Anime roundup 6/14/2018: Vanishing Point

In this week's viewing: Hakyu Hoshin Engi finally makes good on its promise of massive destruction, Steins;Gate 0 and Megalobox look for witness protection, and more!

Anime roundup 6/7/2018: A Hole With No Bottom

In this week's viewing: Steins;Gate 0 demonstrates that things can always gets worse, Cute High's villains get ever more hopeless, and more!

Anime roundup 5/31/2018: Breaking the Rules

In this week's viewing: Megalobox at least admits it's being arbitrary, Steins;Gate 0 pulls the rug out from under everything, and more!

Anime roundup 5/24/2018: The More You Know

In this week's viewing: Japanese folklore, Finnish trolls, part-time priestesses, and, oh yeah, some actual anime discussion.

Anime roundup 5/17/2018: Next In Line

In this week's viewing: Persona5 and Megalobox line up further antagonists, and more!

Anime roundup 5/10/2018: The Forever War

In this week's viewing: Hakyu Hoshin Engi keeps up the fight, Steins;Gate 0 is still heading for World War III, even Megalobox has a military angle, and more!

Anime roundup 5/3/2018: Bad Life Choices

In this week's viewing: Megalobox takes an ever tougher bet, Steins;Gate 0 revisits a less laudable part of its predecessor, and more!

Anime roundup 4/26/2018: A Different Spin

In this week's viewing: Remakes and sequels don't necessarily mean the same old same old, and it's time to make the final cut for what to follow the rest of the season!

Anime roundup 4/19/2018: The End of the Beginning

In this week's viewing: The last batch of premieres for spring, and a couple of returning faces!

Anime roundup 4/12/2018: The Knockout Punch

In this week's viewing: Megalo Box sets the standard as the spring premieres continue.

Anime roundup 4/5/2018: The Monster Mash

In this week's viewing: It's the end of the season, it's the beginning of the season, it's full of crazy spooky things either way!

Anime roundup 3/29/2018: Right as Rain

In this week's viewing: Hakumei and Mikochi learn what fishing is really about, Hakyu Hoshin Engi turns into character drama, and more!

Spring 2018 SF Anime Preview

Did the past season seem lackluster? Well, get ready to be snowed under by more sf options than ever!

Anime Roundup 3/22/2018: Is This the Real Life?

In this week's viewing: Hakyu Hoshin Engi tackles advanced physics again, Beatless pretty much lays out what's really going on, and more!

Anime roundup 3/15/2018: The Pathos of Things

In this week's viewing: Beatless considers the humanity of tools, Hakumei and Mikochi does it better, and more!

Anime roundup 3/8/2018: Totally Cosmic

In this week's viewing: Hakyu Hoshin Engi is a science-fantasy juggernaut, Kokkoku takes the really long view, and more!

Anime roundup 3/1/2018: Tripping Up

In this week's viewing: Beatless is too weird for Amazon to handle, another show has gone mysteriously silent, and more!

Anime roundup 2/22/2018: After a Fashion

In this week's viewing: Hakumei and Mikochi and Kokkoku stop to change clothes, also some dramatic stuff happens, and more!

Anime roundup 2/15/2018: Amping Up

In this week's viewing: Beatless adds another antagonist, Hakyu Hoshin Engi operates at ludicrous power levels, and more!

Anime roundup 2/8/2018: Now You’re Cooking

In this week's viewing: Hakumei and Mikochi celebrates home crafts, Hakyu Hoshin Engi whips up an unusual recipe, and more!

Anime roundup 2/1/2018: Livin’ in the Fridge

In this week's viewing: Hakyu Hoshin Engi pulls off a double fridging, Beatless menaces its heroine for cheap plot points, Kokkoku's heroine is done being menaced, and luckily the other show aboslutely does not fit this theme.

Anime Roundup 1/25/2018: Head of the Class

In this week's viewing: Which shows look like they have what it takes to stay in the commentary lineup for the rest of the season?

Anime roundup 1/18/2018: Good Things Come In Small Packages

In this week's viewing: Tiny creatures are the best as the season premieres continue.

Anime roundup 1/11/2018: Interesting Times

In this week's viewing: A slow start to premiere week, but big news for the simulcast landscape!