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Seasonal Selection – 86 Episode 15 (S2E4)

There’s an interesting contrast between 86 and another show I’m tracking episode by episode right now, Scarlet Nexus, and it has to do with the pacing. Specifically, both…

Harper Anime Reviews

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 17

Karen’s still cryptic One plot point this episode So what else is new? So this episode we recap last episode and follow up with Karen getting a copy…

Harper Anime Reviews

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 16

Human Others fight A message sent to the world Time and Death abound So, this week we follow up with the comment about the human-derived Others being moved.…

Harper Anime Reviews

Seasonal Selection – Shikizakura Episode 1

Well, a new season is here and despite the fact that some previous Selections are continuing (namely Scarlet Nexus and 86), it’s time to pick one of them…

Harper Anime Reviews

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 15

A scheme revealed Burn up a nation for spite Rest in peace, Nagi At least the show is looking up. This episode essentially focuses on Yuito’s group. They…

Harper Anime Reviews

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A Seasonal Review — Summer 2021

Dropped: The Aquatope on White Sands, Battle Game in 5 Seconds, Blue Reflection Ray, The Case Study of Vanitas, D_CIDE Traumerei, The Detective is Already Dead, Drug Store…

Draggle's Anime Blog

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 14

Ancient moon people! A boss fight with meat to it Why’d this take so long? So, in what was an absolutely shocking display, Scarlet Nexus put forward an…

Harper Anime Reviews

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 13

Flee from Togetsu Tell us something we don’t know And learn what to show I think, perhaps, the biggest crime of Scarlet Nexus is that it doesn’t know…

Harper Anime Reviews

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 12

The Show’s not over It is exposition day In creepy moon land So, this week was the final nail in the coffin of the idea that this would…

Harper Anime Reviews

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RPG Review: Scarlet Nexus

After watching the first episode of the extremely cringy anime series, I decided to get the game ironically cause there was a Steam sale. Fortunately, I unironically enjoyed…

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Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 11

Go to Togetsu Get there, and nothing more yet It is quite cold there In a show with many episodes that don’t achieve a whole lot, the penultimate…

Harper Anime Reviews

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Summer 2021

Another 3 months gone and I don’t even know where it’s gone TBH. I had a Moot Court this past Monday and it left me emotionally drained and…

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Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 10

Every side is bad, And everywhere you’re outlawed Time to change venue So, the point of this episode is to get both main groups headed to Togetsu, a…

Harper Anime Reviews

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode Episode 9

Follow the convoy To a PVP grudge match Soylent Red is Brains Once again, we have an episode basically dedicated to a single set piece event. For the…

Harper Anime Reviews

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Scarlet Nexus Episode 9

My thoughts on the ninth episode of Scarlet Nexus.

The Anime Alcove

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Scarlet Nexus Episode 8

My thoughts on the eighth episode of Scarlet Nexus.

The Anime Alcove

Scarlet Nexus – 08

「病院の真相」 (Byōin no Shinsō) "The Hospital's Secrets" The not, not recap episode.

Random Curiosity

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 8

Is that really plot? Answers in a hospital More in another Episode 8 is something of an exposition episode. It turns out shambling Nagi isn’t malicious as he…

Harper Anime Reviews

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Scarlet Nexus Episode 7

My thoughts on the seventh episode of Scarlet Nexus.

The Anime Alcove

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Scarlet Nexus Episode 6

My thoughts on the sixth episode of Scarlet Nexus.

The Anime Alcove

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Scarlet Nexus Episode 5

My thoughts on the fifth episode of Scarlet Nexus.

The Anime Alcove

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Scarlet Nexus (First Impression)

“Solar calendar year 2020: grotesque organisms called Others have begun eating people. To take down this new enemy, the Other Suppression Force is formed. Saved by this elite…

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Scarlet Nexus – 07

「追跡、ナギ」 (Tsuiseki, Nagi) "The Hunt for Nagi" Talk less; smile more; don’t let them know what you’re against or what you’re for.

Random Curiosity

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 7

Platoon leaders up! Storm a government black site. And…? guess that’s all, folks! So, this episode of Scarlet Nexus, we follow up to find that both Yuito and…

Harper Anime Reviews

Scarlet Nexus – 06

「破滅の明日」 (Hametsu no Ashita) "A Doomed Tomorrow" Scarlet Nexus continues to dig deep into its ordinary succinct lore, while still doing a lot with very little.

Random Curiosity

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 6

What ho, time travel! A history is explained And then it happens. We do at least see how Kasane got to the end of the last episode here:…

Harper Anime Reviews

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This Week in Anime - A Study in Scarlet Nexus

"It's about the closest I've ever seen an anime come to just feeling like a YouTube compilation of all the cutscenes in Bloodborne, but with none of the…

Anime News Network - Views

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Animecast: Summer 2021 Anime Season First Impressions

After getting fully invested in the Summer 2021 Anime Season, the hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast are here to dive into 27 titles of the season. Listen…

Otaku Spirit

Scarlet Nexus – 05

「カレンの反乱」 (Karen no Hanran) "Karen's Revolt" Ideals and dreams can be crushed when the truth is exposed.

Random Curiosity

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 5

Run and fight and run As you know, it is a coup Wait, Kasane what? So, from last episode we reinforce Karen’s cryptic nonsense as the coup kicks…

Harper Anime Reviews

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Scarlet Nexus Episode 4

My thoughts on the fourth episode of Scarlet Nexus.

The Anime Alcove

Scarlet Nexus – 04

「レッドストリングス」 (Reddo Sutoringusu) "Red Strings" Have emotions so you can open the big void.

Random Curiosity

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 4

Red Strings, there you are Cryptic talk and cryptic scenes Seto bites the dust? So, we resume Scarlet Nexus with a big battle on the highway, and things…

Harper Anime Reviews

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Watch or Drop? Is Scarlet Nexus Worth Watching?

I'd read a number of fairly negative reviews of episode one of Scarlet Nexus but still decided to give the first three episodes a watch. Was it worth…

100 Word Anime

Summer 2021 Schedule

Sunday Love Live! Superstar!! 19:00 NHK-E (07/11) Getter Robo Arc 21:00 AT-X (07/04) Tantei wa Mou, Shindeiru. 21:30 AT-X (07/04) Tian Guan Ci Fu 21:30 Tokyo MX (07/04) Shinigami…

Random Curiosity

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2021 Summer Premiere Digest

This summer's a strange one, with a few particular standouts and several shows coming late to the party. Let's see what's happening!

Anime Feminist

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Animecast: Music of Summer 2021 Anime

As the Summer 2021 Anime Season gets itself cemented, the hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast are here to give their thoughts on the music that opens and…

Otaku Spirit

Episode 711: Summer 2021 Previews #1

This week on Anime Pulse we got Joseph being attacked by a flying drill bit, Vladimir Putin hates anime, and cat ears. Up first IRL news with Joseph…

Anime Pulse

Dungeon Sweatshop #02 — Title Drop

  Yeeeeah, I don't think this knows what a joke is. This season is looking pretty dismal at the moment. I'll glance at Vanitas today, but unless it's…

Tenka Seiha

Scarlet Nexus – 03

「陰謀」 (Inbō) "Conspiracy" Scarlet Nexus has hidden codes that tie in with special side-quests inside the game, now included in this coverage!

Random Curiosity

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 3

Oh crap, boss monster. Everyone playing both sides. The pace is awful. So, we start by finding out what weird way Naomi was going to ‘die’. Turns out,…

Harper Anime Reviews

Scarlet Nexus – 02

「スカーレットガーディアン」 (Sukāretto Gādian) "Scarlet Guardians" Nothing to see here, just your another typical day in the world of Scarlet Nexus

Random Curiosity

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 2

Great misfortune, huh? Standard training, deployment… Ah, there we have it. Pardon the return of the Haiku intros. This episode is the kind that goes by in a…

Harper Anime Reviews

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Summer 2021 First Impressions – Scarlet Nexus

Streaming: Funimation (the version I watched was the premiere version posted early on their YouTube channel, and includes a message from the Oral Cigarettes, the band who sings…

Season 1 Episode 1

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Weekly Round-Up, 30 June – 6 July 2021: Women’s Sports, Exploitation at MAPPA, and Summer Anime

AniFem Round-Up Scarlet Nexus – Episode 1 Extremely “meh” video game adaptation. Peach Boy Riverside – Episode 1 Momotaro retelling that’s extremely confused about what it wants to…

Anime Feminist

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Spring 2021 1

Here we go again with the new shows I may or may not watch. (For the record, I took last season off from writing, and it’s probably a…

Too Old for Anime

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Scarlet Nexus — First Impressions

We get to watch an animated video game tutorial as the heroes defeat a flower pot in an epic battle.

Draggle's Anime Blog

Seasonal Selection – Scarlet Nexus Episode 1

I love JRPGs. I know as someone who is at least a bit of a gamer that I shouldn’t utter that sentence, but I do. I like it…

Harper Anime Reviews

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Summer 2021 First Impressions: Sonny Boy, Scarlet Nexus, Peach Boy Riverside

Sonny Boy Short Synopsis: Infinite Ryvius but set in the only place scarier than space: High School. Armitage: I can safely assume that most of you reading this…

Star Crossed Anime

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First Impression: Scarlet Nexus

The metropolis of New Himuka is constantly under threat of invasion by alien creatures called the “Others,” who descend upon the city in waves. To protect New Himuka’s…

Beneath the Tangles