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THE TESTAMENT OF SISTER NEW DEVIL #1 -- Special Review

We're sampling all the new pilots this Winter. Check out our thoughts on... JOJO'S - BATTLE IN EGYPT ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM DEATH PARADE MARIA THE VIRGIN WITCH YATTERMAN NIGHT THE ROLLING GIRLS The Testament of Sister New DevilShow More Summary

GTO #1 -- Retro Review

Ever since Alexei talked this up on he Vice Pit, I’ve been dying to watch it for myself. The prospect of a show absurdly cranking up the familiar Tough Teacher formula of TO SIR WITH LOVE, DANGEROUS MINDS, et al, is impossible to resist. Show More Summary

JOJO'S BIZARRE ADVENTURE - BATTLE IN EGYPT #2 -- Watch & Learn

You’ve really got to question where he boundaries of trademark infringement actually lie. Even if you somehow didn’t hear the new villains referring to each other as “Oingo” and “Boingo” in the last scene (clearly-spoken, and without...Show More Summary

THE ROLLING GIRLS #1 -- Special Review

We're sampling all the new pilots this Winter. Check out our thoughts on... JOJO'S - BATTLE IN EGYPT ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM DEATH PARADE MARIA THE VIRGIN WITCH YATTERMAN NIGHT Due to the fact that the list of things I enjoyed about “The Rolling Girls” episode 1 was relatively brief, this review shall be correspondingly brief. Show More Summary

Anime Caption Contest! -- 1/19/15

Welcome back to the Anime Vice Caption Contest! You know the drill; we have three new images that need some funny captions! See who won the previous contest below! Rules! You can caption any or all of the images! You can caption theShow More Summary

Kantai Collection 02 – Night Training

Summary Fubuki is still worried about her performance in the previous battle, so she’s working hard on training, but its not going very well. Despite her struggles with sailing and combat, Fubuki has demonstrated...

Durarara!!x2 Shou: 02 – Paparazzi

Summary: The timing is strangely scrambled, but only a few things of note happen this episode.  First, Izaya explains that his two twin sisters that are starting at Rairu Academy are weirdos who decided...

DURARARA!!x2 #1 -- Special Review

We're sampling all the new pilots this Winter. Check out our thoughts on... JOJO'S - BATTLE IN EGYPT ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM DEATH PARADE MARIA THE VIRGIN WITCH YATTERMAN NIGHT For those of you who somehow missed season one of this...Show More Summary

Aldnoah.Zero S2 02 – The Beautiful and Damned

Aldnoah.Zero manages to stabilize itself after a rough beginning that was simply jarring to begin with and continues to set up its primary narrative between Inaho and Slaine. I must admit that the opening...

Kimiuso 13 – Love’s sorrow

Summary: Kousei decides to step out to the stage alone in order to prove just how great a musician Kaori is. His brave talk becomes a letdown when his first notes end up sounding...

Community Spotlight -- 1/16/2015

Welcome, Anime Vice Community! With the regular SHONEN JUMP series on break, I took much of the week to relax. Tom, on the other hand, was hard at work bringing you Vice Pit videos on PRINCESS KAGUYA, the definitive Best of 2014, and the value behind Slice-of-Life series. Show More Summary

YATTERMAN NIGHT #1 -- Special Review

We're sampling all the new pilots this Winter. Check out our thoughts on... JOJO'S - BATTLE IN EGYPT ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM DEATH PARADE MARIA THE VIRGIN WITCH Tatsunoku has to have the most… adventurous approval board of any media company. Show More Summary

PARASYTE - THE MAXIM #14 -- Watch & Learn

Now, we’re getting back to form. I’ve cited TERMINATOR as a comparison point before, and I do hink the show is at its most interesting when it’s playing up the Parasites’ tone-deaf attempts at mimicry - - how these creeps are only getting the nuances of human behavior half-right. Show More Summary

Is COWBOY BEBOP Still Relevant?

When I first sat down to watch “Cowboy Bebop” in 2001, a friend of mine described it to me as, “A show about a group of interplanetary bounty-hunters in the year 2071 who travel the solar system tracking down and locking up the baddest...Show More Summary

MARIA THE VIRGIN WITCH #1 -- Special Review

We're sampling all the new pilots this Winter. Check out our thoughts on... JOJO'S - BATTLE IN EGYPT ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM DEATH PARADE Call it another “lost in translation” moment, but there’s an added layer of unintentional comedy in how this show’s playing with far deeper notions han it probably realizes. Show More Summary

DEATH PARADE #1 -- Special Review

We're sampling all the new pilots this Winter. Check out our thoughts on... JOJO'S - BATTLE IN EGYPT ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM If MUSHI-SHI seemed like THE TWILIGHT ZONE at times, then his totally makes me think of Rod Serling’s groovier, later-era anthology series, THE NIGHT GALLERY. Show More Summary

ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM #1 -- Special Review

We're sampling all the new pilots this Winter. Check out our thoughts on... JOJO'S - BATTLE IN EGYPT Sometimes, anime fandom’s tastes leave me utterly befuddled. This is one of the most anticipated shows his season? Certainly, it isn’t as awful as HETALIA, but it’s definitely on he curve. Show More Summary

Aldnoah.Zero S2 01 – This Side of Paradise

Apparently, people don’t die when they are shot in the head. Three months after the Aldnoah.Zero Hype Train came to a stop, it’s finally time to strap in once again and blast off on...

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