“Ixion Saga DT Ep.1” A Ridiculous, Chaotic Fun to Watch


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Title: Ixion Saga DT

Alternative Title: Ixion Saga Dimension Transfer / イクシオン サーガ DT (Japanese)

Type: TV series

Genres: Comedy Action Fantasy Shounen

Running Time: 24 minutes per episode

Current Episode: 1

Total Number of Episodes: 12

Opening Theme: “DT-sha Tele (DT捨テル)” by Ixion Cast

Ending Theme: “Let’s Go ED (レッツゴーED)” by Ixion Cast

Official Website: IXION SAGA DT -イクシオン サーガ DT- (Japanese) / テレビ東京・あにてれ イクシオン サーガ DT (Japanese)

Original Creator: CAPCOM

Animation Production: Brains Base

Age Rating: 15+

Rating: 8.0 / 10

“This is the end! My ultimate technique: World End Ultimatum Spreading Three-bar Charge Attack!”

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‘K’ Ep.1: When the Most Anticipated Title in Fall 2012 ‘Falls Short’ on Its Promises


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Title: K

Type: TV series

Genres: Action Fantasy Sci-fi

Running Time: 25 minutes per episode

Current Episode: 1

Total Number of Episodes: 13

Opening Theme:“KINGS” by Angela

Ending Theme: “Tsumetai Hiya, Hitori” (冷たい部屋、一人) by Mikako Komatsu

Official Website: 「K」オフィシャルサイト (Japanese), K – anime (Official Facebook Page)

K – anime (Official English Site), アニメ「K」公式アカウント (Twitter) (Japanese)

Original Creator: GoRA

Animation Production: GoHands

Age Rating: 15+

Rating: 7.3 / 10

“Burn them.”

“No Blood! No Bone! No ash!”

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“Zetsuen No Tempest Ep.1” Another Concept of The Logic of Magic


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Title: Zetsuen No Tempest

Alternative title: Blast of Tempest: The Civilization Blaster

Type: TV Series

Genres: Fantasy Mystery

Running time: 25 minutes per episode

Current Episode: 1

Total Number of episodes: 12

Opening Theme: “Spirit Inspiration” by Nothing’s Carved in Stone

Ending Theme: “Happy Endings” by Kana Hanazawa

Official website: Zetsuen Website (Japanese)

Original CreatorKyo Shirodaira

Animation ProductionBONES

Age Rating: 17+

Rating: 7,2 / 10

 

“The time is out of joint”

“O, cursed spite”

“That ever i was born to set it right”

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“Magi – The Labyrinth of Magic Ep.1” An Adoption of One Thousand and One Nights Story With Compelling Concept


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Title: Magi – The Labyrinth of Magic

Alternative title: Magi / マギ (Japanese)

Type: TV Series

Genres: Adventure Fantasy

Running time: 25 minutes per episode

Current Episode: 1

Total Number of episodes: 12

Opening Theme: “V.I.P” by SID

Ending Theme: “Yubi Bōenkyō” by Nogizaka46

Official website: Project Magi Official Website (Japanese)

Original CreatorShinobu Ohtaka

Animation ProductionA-1 Picture

Age Rating: 17+

Rating: 8,2/ 10

“I’m going to clear Amon and all the other dungeons in the world faster than anyone else.”

“And then I will become the richest man in the world!”

 

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Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: Astounding, Detailed Rationale of Modern Magic and Badass Male Protagonist


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Title: Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei

Author: Hayashi Fumino, Satou Tsutomu

Character Design: Kana Ishida

Artist: Kitaumi Tsuna

Category: Manga

Year Published: 2011.

Serialized in: G Fantasy (Square Enix).

Licensed in English: No

Genre: Fantasy Romance School Life Sci-fi Shounen Supernatural

Scanlation Latest Release: Chapter 9

Status in Country of Origin: 3 volumes (on-going).

Age Rating: 15+.

Rating: 8.6 / 10.

“That kid is a [weed], right?”

“He sure is enthusiastic for a reserve.”

“Even though he’s just a spare.”

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Akame ga Kill!: A Darkly Thrilling Rebellion Against Mainstream Shounen Fantasy Manga


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¦Empire General Esdese as the cover for the fourth volume.¦

Title: Akame ga Kill!

Author: Takahiro

Artist: Tashiro Tetsuya

Category: Manga

Year Published: 2010.

Serialized in: Gangan Joker (Square Enix)

Licensed in English: No

Genre: Action Adventure Drama Fantasy Romance Shounen

Scanlation Latest Release: Chapter 28.

Status in Country of Origin: 5 volumes (on-going).

Age Rating: 17+.

Rating: 9.1 / 10.

“Have you no mercy?!”

“Mercy…? No idea what that means.”

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Discover Indonesia in Japanese Pop Culture (Part 2: One Piece)


On this post, we’ll try to present some of the Indonesian related things in both of the One Piece manga and anime version.  Similar with the last post, which is the Indonesian related things in Dragon Ball anime, there are some of the Indonesian related things which maybe most of us didn’t realize about that when we were reading the manga or watching the anime. However, I guess it’s normal if we didn’t realize that when we read it or watched in the first time, since we can’t know what in Oda-sensei’s (the author of One Piece) mind when he was making, whether he really took the Indonesian things to put it in his manga and anime or simply just a coincidence. In spite of that, we are going to relate the things that are found in One Piece to the “Indonesian things” by providing proofs of it. Here we go..!

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