Summer 2018 – Week 2

Two more premieres down, one to go!  Some good episodes this week, some not so good.  I was particularly disappointed by Hanebado…  Anyhow, hit the jump and let’s get to it!
All Might explains how to be a teacher - My Hero Academia

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Summer 2018 – Week 1 / First Impressions (Part II)

Four more premiers, three keepers and one drop, plus the second episodes of two of my favorites this season.  All this and more after the jump!

Mt Fuji - the site of a major arc in Yama no Susume's second season.
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Summer 2018 – First Impressions (Part I)

Aoi and Hinata view the night scenery from atop Mt Tsukuba.

The new season has arrived, and (so far) it’s looking pretty darn good.  Four keepers, one drop – not a bad batting average at all.  Hit the break, and let’s run ’em down!
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Looking to the horizon – Summer 2018 preview.

Image courtesy of Kristoffer Trolle via Flickr

It’s that time of year again…  As one season comes to end, another season begins.  That whole circle-of-life thing.  Or, at least that whole anime calendar cycle thing.  Except for a couple of standouts (which I’ll talk about in my upcoming season review post), Spring 2018 wasn’t that great…  But a new season brings new hope, and there’s some potential for Summer 2018.

The picture, taken from Mount Omuro on the Izu peninsula, is actually related to my most anticipated anime of the season…  Can you guess what it is?  Hit the jump to find out and to see more of what I expect from the upcoming season!

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