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Holiday Review #2: RECORD OF RAGNAROK

 Viz's domination of the manga market continued into this year, but that domination was pretty much entirely on the back of its Weekly Shone...

The Manga Test Drive

Holiday Review #2: RECORD OF RAGNAROK

 Viz's domination of the manga market continued into this year, but that domination was pretty much entirely on the back of its Weekly Shone...

The Manga Test Drive

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The Game Awards Are Almost Here Again

It’s time for the obligatory personal notes everyone makes when these nominations get released.

Standing On My Neck

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My Top 20 Anime Openings of All Time!

Hiya friends, I hope you’re all doing well! A couple of months ago, earlier in the year, I posted my top 20 anime endings list, and I figured…

mosaicboy's Interest Nook

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8 Anime Series That Rely on Flashbacks To Tell Their Story

Flashbacks are a popular storytelling tool to freely give information and establish characters in visual media like anime as well as traditional

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Record of Ragnarok (Season One)

The gods have grown tired of humanity and have voted to destroy it, but an objection from a valkyrie gives humanity a chance to save itself. Ragnarok is…

The Otaku Author

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 12) – And Ragnarok Goes On

Poseidon is done playing and unleashes a furious torrent of attacks on Kojiro. It’s almost too much, but then he hears his friends chanting his name. Kojiro finally…

The Otaku Author

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Anime Series Like The Fate / Stay Night Franchise

The Holy Grail War is a battle royale in one city in Japan among seven magi selected to be Masters. These Masters summon a Servant, a Heroic Spirit…

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 11) – The Swallow Gazes into the Abyss

Kojiro Sasaki is injured and appears to be out of his depth. Poseidon won’t let up and eventually breaks his sword. Is this the end for Kojiro? Is…

The Otaku Author

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 10) – Greatest Loser

The most surprising thing about Kojiro Sasaki is that he’s never won an actual fight and yet here he is, the greatest swordsman in the history of mankind…

The Otaku Author

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 9) – Tyrant of the Ocean

The third fight is about to begin and the arena has had a remake to accommodate one of the fighters. It’s Poseidon versus Kojiro Sasaki, although some are…

The Otaku Author

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 8) – Grace Abounding

Zeus has changed his body to maximise his speed and power, but it’s still not enough to hit Adam. However, there’s no way either of them can keep…

The Otaku Author

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 7) – Expelled from Paradise

Zeus appears to be defeated so Brunhilde tells Goll about the time Adam was expelled from paradise, however, it didn’t go quite as the gods would have you…

The Otaku Author

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 6) – Great Emulation

After the first fight, Zeus was so fired up that he had no intention of waiting so he took Shiva’s bout from him. That may backfire though as…

The Otaku Author

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 5) – FILE No. 00000000001

Thor was victorious and Lu Bu was dead. However, Brunhilde had no time to mourn him or her sister as the second bout was imminent. But who would…

The Otaku Author

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They’re Getting Better… – NIS Classics Volume 3: La Pucelle / Rhapsody

I feel like I literally just played the last NIS Classics release and they’re already back with another one. Not that I’m complaining though – I’m always up…

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 4) – Joy

Lu Bu charged into Thor’s ultimate attack and it broke him. However, he wasn’t ready to give up and the arrival of his horse, Red Hare gave him…

The Otaku Author

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 3) – Killer Move

Lu Bu turns the tides of battle when he uses his valkyrie powered weapon, Shield Breaker to destroy Thor’s gloves making it impossible for him to wield Mjolnir……

The Otaku Author

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 2) – Worthy Opponent

Thor decides to take Lu Bu seriously and unleashes his most powerful attack. Everyone prepares for the next fight, but Lu Bu isn’t done yet. It would appear…

The Otaku Author

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Anime Series Like Bastard!!

The kingdom of Metallicana is just the latest kingdom to be imperiled by the Four Lords of Havoc. They seemingly desire only destruction and no power can

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Record of Ragnarok (Episode 1) – Ragnarok

Once every thousand years, the gods meet to determine humanity’s fate. This time, they have voted for extinction. However, Brunhilde has other ideas and tricks them into enacting…

The Otaku Author

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Records of Ragnarok Season 2 Already Looks Disappointing? And Qin vs Hades Finale

The boys talk about the new poster for season 2 of Record of Ragnarok, followed by the end of the Qin vs Hades fight. Comment your thoughts below.…

Great Days

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Beserk Returns and Records of Ragnarok season 2: Great days June 23 2022

The full episode, we talk about the return of Beserk and the announcement of the new season of records of Ragnarok. Thank you Lofi Geek for the background music.…

Great Days

High School DxD: Ragnarok After School

By Ichiei Ishibumi and Miyama-Zero. Released in Japan by Fujimi Fantasia Bunko. Released in North America by Yen On. Translated by Haydn Trowell. If you’ve read the previous…

Manga Bookshelf

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Why Records of Ragnarok fails as an Anime Adaptation

A clip that is taken from the podcast featuring a discussion on why Records of Ragnarok fails to be a good adaptation.

Great Days

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Reader’s Corner: Record of Ragnarok, Higehiro, and Cosplay: The Fictional Mode of Existence

Banished from the Hero’s Party, Vol. 1 (manga) Having been surpassed in power by the members of his party—a group of chosen adventurers ridding the continent of a…

Beneath the Tangles

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Manga Review Shorts: Legend of Dai Vol 1, Record of Ragnarok Vol 2, and Mao Vol 4

I have a few volumes of manga that I’ve read a bit before Mecha March happened and I wasn’t able to get to them now. I honestly don’t…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

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Record of Ragnarok, Vol. 1: Can Humanity Survive?

Have you ever wanted to just dive into a manga because of the very concept alone? What if the literal gods from all mythologies fought against the greatest…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

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Record of Ragnarok – I wish the apocalypse would come after watching this

Thirteen of Earth’s greatest warriors fight the gods in a tournament for the fate of humanity.

Nefarious Reviews

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The Importance of the Final Impression

With the recent ending of Seirei Gensouki which kind of left a sour taste in my mouth at least, I decided it was timely to revisit my thoughts…

100 Word Anime

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The Master of Ragnarok & Blesser of Einherjar

Type: Inane Synopsis: A big history nerd uses his smartphone to win battles in another world. His ability to describe the phalanx formation also wins him the hearts…

Gentlemanotoku's Anime Circle

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Anime Review: Record of Ragnarok- Another victim of overhype?

Record of Ragnarok is an anime adaptation based on manga of the same name. Manga is written by Shinya Umemura and Takumi Fukui and is illustrated by Ajichika.…

Disguised Philosopher

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Oops, All Fights – 13 Anime Series About Fighting in a Tournament

Sometimes plot isn’t all that important to the anime viewer. Sometimes you just want to watch people do cool shit and not think too hard about it. While…

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Anime Series Like Record of Ragnarok

Every 1,000 years, all gods are convened to decide the fate of humanity. Due to their abuses against each other and the planet, the gods are about to…

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Record of Ragnarok

Record of Ragnarok is a show of extremes. Both within the text and beyond it, this is an anime that rapidly oscillates between highs and lows in every…

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Record of Ragnarok Review: The Best Slideshow Ever

Do you like anime? If so, what exactly draws you to it? If you’re on this blog, you at least have a passing interest in it, if not…

The Otaku Exhibition

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Record of Ragnarok (Shumatsu no Warukyure) – Episode 1, Recap and Review

Record of Ragnarok (Shumatsu no Warukyure) is an anime based on the manga of the same name. Every 1000 years, God's Council convene to determine the fate of…

Otaku Orbit

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Unpopular Opinion: Shuumatsu no Valkyrie – A Failed Adaptation

Just to head off anyone who disagreed based on the title but for some reason chose to read this anyway, I don’t mean that Record of Ragnarok (henceforth…

Mistakes Cheerio for Chesto

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Manga the Week of 4/21/21

SEAN: The end of April, and the daffodils are blooming. What manga do we have? Airship gives us a print version of the 10th Mushoku Tensei novel and…

Manga Bookshelf

Manga the Week of 1/20/21

SEAN: Well, that was a nice break this week, huh? Next week is back to a giant pile, I’m afraid. J-Novel Club has a quintet of light novels.…

Manga Bookshelf

Top Five Videogames I’m Looking forward to in 2021

With the newest consoles now on the market 2021 is looking to be a great year for games. Resident Evil, Zelda, and God of War get sequels.

Otaku Orbit

Warlords of Sigrdrifa – 07 – Ragnarok Salt in the Wound

Programming Note: Our other Cute Girls Battling Things show, Assault Lily: Bouquet, took the week off, so its episode 07 will air next week.—Hannah Warlords of Sigrdrifa is not…

RABUJOI – An Anime Blog

Manga the Week of 11/18/20

SEAN: The weekend of Anime NYC, and I am… not in a hotel room in New York City. Boo. Still, there will be virtual con, I’m sure. No…

Manga Bookshelf

Senyoku no Sigrdrifa (First Impression)

“The Pillars suddenly appeared above Earth, threatening all life. A god who called himself Odin came to the aid of humanity as it was driven to near complete…

KiritoNarukami

Manga the Week of 10/14/20

SEAN: October 2020, where you have to bar your doors against trick-or-treaters. This year sucks. Let’s brighten it with manga. Denpa Books says they’re putting out the 3rd…

Manga Bookshelf