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Anime roundup 11/15/2018: Second Acts

In this week's viewing: JoJo and Zombie Land Saga have the deets on characters' old careers, and more!

Anime roundup 11/8/2018: Kids These Days

In this week's viewing: JoJo has a new pile of teenage gangsters, Double Decker has one tough kid, and more!

Anime roundup 11/1/2018: Cloak and Dagger

In this week's viewing: Double Decker has people of questionable loyalty everywhere, Zombie Land Saga points out that its entire setup is kind of sketchy, and more!

Anime roundup 10/25/2018: Nine to Five

In this week's viewing: With nothing falling apart at episode 2, painful decisions are made to set our lineup for the rest of the season.

Anime roundup 10/18/2018: Ebb Tide

In this week's viewing: The rest of premiere time doesn't have quite the hit rate of the first week, but that's okay! Also, the typhoon-delayed wrap-up of summer.

Anime roundup 10/11/2018: Sturgeon Takes a Holiday

In this week's viewing: Fall season has arrived and a lot more than 10% of it is worth your time!

Anime roundup 10/4/2018: The Neverending Story

In this week's viewing: Between bad weather and bad production decisions, it's surprisingly difficult to wrap up the season!

Anime roundup 9/27/2018: Social Engineering

In this week's viewing: Persona 5 goes for a level in social commentary, The Journey Home gets dystopian, and more!

Fall 2018 SF Anime Preview

Coming soon, the biggest season of new material yet!

Anime roundup 9/20/2018: All Our Yesterdays

In this week's viewing: Attack on Titan, We Rent Tsukumogami, and Steins;Gate 0 all confront the past in various senses of the phrase, and more!

Anime roundup 9/13/2018: Captain Obvious

In this week's viewing: Steins;Gate 0 gets darker than ever, while everyone else competes to spoil plot twists.

Anime roundup 9/6/2018: Free As a Bird

In this week's viewing: The Journey Home turns into a lesson on enlightenment, Steins;Gate 0 frees itself from the confines of the schedule entirely, and more!

Anime roundup 8/23/2018: Kino Vs. Kino

In this week's viewing: Your correspondent has been travelling and unable to keep up with simulcasts, so let's look at two series about a traveller.

Anime roundup 8/30/2018: Double Time

In this week's viewing: Back from Worldcon, it's two weeks for the price of one!

Anime roundup 8/16/2018: A Level in Badass

In this week's viewing: The quiet ones in Steins;Gate and Attack on Titan have finally had it, and more!

Anime roundup 8/9/2018: A Glitch in the Matrix

In this week's viewing: The last of the July premieres is happening in August somehow, and finally the full lineup all at once!

Anime roundup 8/2/2018: Missing Man Formation

In this week's viewing: Steins;Gate and Attack on Titan leave their protagonists behind, one show has mysteriously disappeared, and more!

Anime roundup 7/26/2018: The End of the Tunnel

In this week's viewing: Two more premieres, returning candidates, and time to set the lineup.

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!