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Date a Live IV - Episode 2 - Kurumi Pops Out

Kurumi, the Spirit of Time, made her debut for the season. She needs to talk to Nia about another Spirit. Date a Live IV - Episode 2.

Joeschmo's Gears and Grounds

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Anime Review 239 Date A Live

There’s truly something to be said about the mid-2010s. It was the era where ecchi/harem genres dominated the anime charts. A seasonal anime fan in the mid-2010s couldn’t…

TakaTempest Reviews

Date a Live IV - Episode 1 - Nia Eats Rice

Mangaka Nia Honjou needs someone to cook for her. Shidou made a rice bowl for Nia, and she cried for joy. Date a Live IV - Episode 1.

Joeschmo's Gears and Grounds

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On my Radar for Spring 2022: The Three Episode Check-In!

It’s time to take a gander at how spring 2022 has been shaping up! True to form this season has been loaded with good series and plenty of…

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Spring 2022 Schedule

Sunday Magia Record: Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica Gaiden Final Season - Asaki Yume no Akatsuki 19:00 TOKYO MX (04/03) Kono Healer, Mendokusai 21:00 AT-X (04/10) Otomege Sekai wa Mob ni Kibishii Sekai Desu 22:00…

Random Curiosity

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Spring 2022 — Seasonal Impressions

Sequels: AMAIM, Ascendance of a Bookworm, Black Rock Shooter, Build Divide, Date A Live, Demon Girl Next Door, Kaguya-sama, Kingdom, Komi Can’t Communicate, Love Live, Magia Record, Science…

Draggle's Anime Blog

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Tune of the Week(ish): Date A Live IV’s「S.O.S」by sweet ARMS!

sweet ARMS and Date A Live are joined at the hip. There is simply no anime without this band doing a song, and while they aren’t doing the…

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Aharen is A Live #02 — XYZPDQ

  Well, that's unsettling. I have no idea where Dance, Dance, Danseur is. Late airing TBS shows, man. They're always annoying. Simulcasts fix this a lot of the time,…

Tenka Seiha

Spring 2022 Preview

Ah, spring, when the bone-chilling snow melts into refreshing puddles that feed the budding spring blooms. Similarly, our dashed hopes and exceeded expectations from winter melt into our…

Random Curiosity

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On my Radar for Spring 2022: Sequels, Sequels, Sequels!

Hey guys. Winter 2022 has been a very off season, with most of what is to come being held back so a certain anime can have the limelight…

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Date A Live II

Date A Live II is a 2014 Sci-fi Romantic Comedy anime series from a Japanese animation studio founded by members of the AIC, the now-defunct Production IMS. While…

Bakanow Anime Reviews

Animecast: AMC Buyout, Netflix Price Hikes, Harem Isekai, and more!

The hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast are here to give the rundown on anime news of today. Listen in and get caught up, or just get their…

Otaku Spirit

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Bi-Weekly Booty: Kotori Itsuka from Date A Live!

It was only a matter of time until we got this one! One of the few panty shows in the series, but one you’ll never forget! The bi-weekly…

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Join Our Live Stream with Voice Actress, Michelle Lee!

We’re super excited to bring you another Instagram live stream, this time with voice actress Michelle Lee (Twitter / Instagram)! Her notable roles include Sumire (Assassination Classroom), Tobiichi…

Beneath the Tangles

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Doki Doki News: Hosoda vs. Miyazaki, Chung Drops Your Name, and Guest Host Michelle Lee!

Our special month-long promotion of Doki Doki News continues with our fourth guest host! Today, Michelle Lee joins us as our newscaster. You’ll recognize her voice from Date…

Beneath the Tangles

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50 Best Harem Anime Series Loaded With Ladies

You like harem series for reasons, like the “plot” and the “development” on of the characters. You need more harem anime in your life, like, right now. Maybe…

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The Summer of Love III: A Fate/Illya Primer!

Hey guys The Summer of Love III, our three month look at the series Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya will begin at the start of June. However before we get started…

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Reader’s Corner: Demon Slayer, Nerdy Nurse, and Play It Cool, Guys

Date A Live, Vol. 1 Having enjoyed the Date A Live anime, I was curious to check out the source material, and the first volume didn’t disappoint. It’s…

Beneath the Tangles

Animecast: Come Be Isekai If You Want To Live!

The hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast are here to give the rundown on anime news of today. Listen in and get caught up, or just get their…

Otaku Spirit

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Don’t @ Me: Seven of my Anime Opinions: Part-Timer Edition!

It’s Monday, which means it is time again for this! Welcome back to Don’t @ Me, the place where, like all television interviews. I sit down and dish out…

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Date-A-Live

Information for the light novel series Date A Live. The official English release is from Yen On.

English Light Novels

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Anime Series Like World Trigger

After a gate to another world opens on Earth, Mikado City is invaded by mysterious creatures impervious to traditional weaponry called Neighbors. In order to combat the Neighbor…

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20 Best Action Romance Anime Series

While some may not readily admit it, a little romance in your action anime can be a great addition. You root for the hero, and you also root…

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Date A Live

Date A Live is a 2013 Sci-fi anime series produced by the AIC Plus+, that interestingly stands for Anime International Company. Though, AIC Plus+ hasn’t created noteworthy series…

Bakanow Anime Reviews

Date A Live: The Ironclad Commitment

This year’s The Summer of Love discussed the ecchi/harem series Date A Live. A show that needs no introduction around these parts. It is the best example of…

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20 Anime “Dere” Character Types That You Have Never Heard Of

Permit me to be old for just a moment, but back in my day, we only had a handful of “dere” type classifications in anime. You had: the…

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Anime Series Like Noucome – My Mental Choices Are Completely Interfering With My School Romantic Comedy

Kanade Amakusa’s high school life should have been normal. Instead, he is cursed with Absolute Choice. This curse means that every so often, he will be forced to…

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The Summer of Love II: Final Thoughts on Date A Live

The Summer of Love II comes to an end this week. It’s been another wild ride, but all things must come to the end. After the cut, let’s…

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The Summer of Love II: Date A Live’s Tohka Yatogami: The Best Main Girl

The Summer of Love II continues! This is the final major post of the series, as next week will wrap up with our final thoughts. However I would…

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The Summer of Love II: Date A Live III Episodes 6-11: Tobiichi Angel and Tobiichi Devil

The Summer of Love II continues! We are now at the final story arc of the series, which means this will be the final post discussing the series…

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Don’t @ Me in The Summer of Love: Eight of my Anime Opinions: Date A Live Edition

The Summer of Love II has only a few posts left. It’s been fun, but busy time this go around, and I look forward to bringing it all…

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The Summer of Love II: Date A Live’s Kurumi Tokisaki: Breakout Babe

The Summer of Love II continues! We only have half of season 3 left to discuss,but there are still posts to be done! Anime has dozen of memorable…

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Tune of the Week(ish): Date A Live III’s I swear

I’ve always prided myself on keeping it together when watching anime. It doesn’t make me cry. Flashbacks from One Piece? Nothing Clannad? Drier than desert. Mother’s Rosario? Hand…

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The Summer of Love II: Date A Live III Episodes 1-5: Natsumi Search and Natsumi Change

Alright, let’s get this out of the way right now. Date A Live III, the third and (as of now) final season in the series is, in terms…

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The Summer of Love II: Date A Live Movie: Mayuri Judgement

The Summer of Love II continues!We are nearing the final month of our look at the anime series Date A Live, but there is still plenty left to…

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Tune of the Week(ish) Date A Live’s Trust in you

The Summer of Love II has already discussed the music of Date A Live at length, so I won’t waste your time going over the same points. Just…

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The Summer of Love II: Date A Live II episodes 5-10: Miku Lily and Miku Truth

The Summer of Love II continues! We are now halfway through the series and the second seasons is wrapped up! It’s been a ride so far, with some…

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Anime Series Like Yamada-kun and The Seven Witches

Ryuu Yamada used to be a thug, but he wanted to change his reputation in high school. He went to a school where no one knew him, but…

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The Summer of Love II: The Music of Date A Live

The Summer of Love II continues! We’ve wrapped up the first season, and we will be starting the second this week! However today I want to talk about…

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The Summer of Love II: Date A Live I Episodes 7-12: Kurumi Killer and Itsuka Sister

The Summer of Love II continues! The first season of the series is now wrapped up, and it’s time to give my thoughts on the second half! Like…

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The Summer of Love II: The English Dub of Date A Live

The Summer of Love II continues! Like last year, we will be spacing out our look at the anime with some discussion on various parts of the series.…

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Tune of the Week(ish): Date A Live’s Date A Live.

We’ve aired this song before, but since it is The Summer of Love II, it’s coming back! The band sweet ARMS has done all three of the opening…

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The Summer of Love II: Date A Live I Episodes 1-6: Tohka Dead End and Yoshino Puppet

The Summer of Love II begins! This year, we are taking a three month long look at the popular harem series Date A Live, and the journey begins…

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The Summer of Love II: A Date A Live Primer

Hey guys. The Summer of Love II, our three month look at the series Date A Live will begin at the start of June. However before we get…

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The Summer of Love II with Date A Live

Hey guys. Last summer, I undertook a massive blogging project. Over the course of three months I decided that I would do a full re-watch and collection of…

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Tune of the Week(ish): Kaguya-Sama’s DADDY! DADDY! DO!

Like Aimer is for Fate Stay Night, and sweet ARMS is for Date A Live. The work by Masayuki Suzuki is fast becoming a staple of what makes…

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Quick Thoughts on Date A Live Season 4 Announcement: Once Again, Let’s start our Date…

This news is red hot off the presses right now (for me at least) but I just had to get my thoughts out. It has been announced that…

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Don’t @ Me: Ten of my Anime Opinions: Coronavirus Edition

The world may be getting sick, which means its anime’s time to rise. Welcome back to Don’t @ Me where, like the hope that the cute Platelets will…

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