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Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Additional Anime This Winter 2013

Here's more anime to see this Winter:

Title: Ai Mai Mi 
Started: Thursday, Jan 03 at 11:00PM JST on AT-X 
Studio: Seven  
Genre: Comedy  

Summary: Based on Choboraunyopomi's four-panel comedy manga, the series follows three girls in a manga club, who along with their teacher, are busy fighting evil extraterrestrial invaders and competing in various tournaments... when they're not drawing manga.

Title: Amnesia Started:Wednesday, January 09 at 12:30AM JST on Tokyo MX  
Studio: Brains Base
Genre: Romance 

Summary: This television series adapts Amnesia, a romance adventure game targeted at female players. In the game, the protagonist wakes up to discover that she has no memories of the past, but tries to recall her memories through the help of a spirit named Orion.

Title: Bakumatsu Gijinden Roman
Started:Tuesday, Jan 08 at 2:05AM JST on TV Tokyo Studio: TMS Entertainment 
Genre: Fantasy, History

Summary: Main character Manjiro is a "helper" by day, but at night, he becomes Roman, a phantom thief "retriever" who steals back people's precious items that were unfairly taken from them.

Title: Beast Saga  
Started: Sunday, Jan 13 at 8:44AM JST on TV Tokyo  
Studio: Synergy SP 
Genre: Adventure, Action 

Summary: This series takes place on a distant planet called Beast where three beast tribes fight each other to protect their honor, and an infinite elemental power source called Godlot.

Title: Boku no Imōto wa "Ōsaka Okan" Started:Saturday, Dec 22 at 1:55AM JST on BS-Asahi Studio: Charaction
Genre: Comedy 

Summary: This series adapts Chukei Shuppan's Osaka Okan Rule and Osaka Rule, comedic guides for dealing with people from Osaka, in particular Osakan mothers. Protagonist Kyosuke is looking forward to reuniting with his sister after ten years, but she's nothing like he remembers.

Title: Chihayafuru 2 Started:Friday, Jan 11 on NTV 
Studio: Madhouse  
Genre: Comedy, Drama

Summary: Chihayafuru continues as main character Chihaya enters her second year of high school, and continues to chase her dream of being the number one karuta player in Japan.

Title: Courtesy of Zettai Karen Children - The Unlimited - Hyōbu Kyōsuke  
Started:Tuesday, Jan 08 at 1:35AM JST on TV Tokyo
Studio: Manglobe  
Genre: Action, Science Fiction

    Summary: A spinoff of Psychic Squad, the series follows an esper outlaw who was betrayed in the past by humans.

    Title: Cuticle Detective Inaba 
     Started:Friday, Jan 04 at 11:30PM JST on AT-X 
    Studio: ZEXCS  
    Genre: Comedy, Action

    Summary: Hiroshi Inaba, a part-wolf-part-human, is a private detective who runs his own detective agency, along with his cross-dressing secretary Yuuta, and everyday teenager KEI.

    Title: D.C.III ~Da Capo III~  
    Started:Saturday, Jan 05 at 10:00PM JST on Tokyo MX 
    Studio: Kazami Gakuen Kōshiki
    Genre: Drama, Romance

    Summary: An adaptation of CIRCUS' D.C.III ~Da Capo III~ visual novel.

    Title: Dokidoki! Precure Started:Sunday, Feb 03 at 8:30AM JST on TV Asahi Studio: Toei Animation Genre: Magical Girl 

    Summary: Dokidoki! Precure is the 10th series in the Precure franchise, and will have a motif that involves playing cards and Tarot.

    Title: Ganbare! Lulu Lolo - Tiny Twin Bears Started:Monday, Jan 17 at 7:40AM JST on NHK-E 
    Studio: Fanworks  
    Genre: Comedy, Drama

    Summary: Inspired by the picture book series The Bears' School, this anime follows the daily lives of two twin bear sisters, who both take on new jobs.

    Title: gdgd Fairies season 2 Started:Wednesday, Jan 09 at 12:30AM JST on Tokyo MX  
    Studio: Strawberry Meets Pictures  
    Genre: Comedy, Fantasy

    Summary: The second season of gdgd Fairies follows three little fairies with weak magical powers who live inside the trees in Fairy Forest.

    Title: GJ-bu Started:Thursday, Jan 10 at 1:29AM JST on NTV 
    Studio: Dogakobo  

    Summary: This series adapts Shin Araki's GJ-bu light novel series.

    Title: Hetalia The Beautiful World
    Started:Friday, Jan 05 at 12:30AM JST on
    Studio: Studio DEEN 
    Genre: Comedy  

    Summary: Hetalia The Beautiful World will be the fifth anime series inspired by Hidekaz Himaruya's Hetalia manga.

    Title: Ishida to Asakura Started:Sunday, Jan 06 at 12:30AM JST on Tokyo MX/UHF
    Studio: Hotline
    Genre: Comedy

    Summary: Ishida to Asakura focuses on the friendship of two high school boys, Asakura and Ishida, and is based on a Masao's surreal comedy manga.

    Title: Mangirl! Started:Wednesday, Jan 02 on AT-X  
    Studio: Dogakobo  
    Genre: Comedy  

    Summary: This series adapts Kagari Tamaoka's Mangirl! manga.

    Title: Minami-ke Tadaima  
    Started:Sunday, Jan 06 at 1:00AM JST on Tokyo MX  
    Studio: feel.  
    Genre: Comedy, Slice of Life  

    Summary: This is the fourth season based on Coharu Sakuraba's Minami-ke manga, which follows the three Minami sisters.

    Title: Ore no Kanojo to Osananajimi ga Shurabara Sugiru
    Started:Saturday, Jan 05 at 12:00AM JST on Tokyo MX 
    Studio: A-1 Pictures 
    Genre: Comedy, Drama 

    Summary: Eita's childhood friend Chiwa is like a little sister to him, but when a girl named Masuzu comes back from overseas and makes Eita her fake boyfriend, things get heated between the two girls.

    Title: Sasami-san@Ganbaranai Started:Friday, Jan 11 at 1:25AM JST on TBS
    Studio: SHAFT  
    Genre: Romance, Comedy

    Summary: This series centers around a hikikomori named Sasami, who was taken care of by her brother. Sasami spends her days keeping track of the outside world using her Brother Surveillance Tool, which catches glimpses of her brother's interactions with the three beautiful Yagami sisters.

    Title: Senran Kagura Started:Sunday, Jan 06 at 8:30PM JST on AT-X 
    Studio: Artland  
    Genre: Action  

    Summary: This series is adapted from MarvelousAQL's Senrai Kagura side-scrolling action game based around female ninjas.

    Title: Senyū Started:Wednesday, Jan 09 at 1:35AM JST on TV Tokyo  
    Studio: Ordet, LIDEN FILMS  

    Summary: This series follows the adventures of Aruba and Rosu, two descendents of an ancient hero who long ago sealed away the demon king Rukimedesu. Now they must fight the demons which have suddenly appeared from a mysterious hole.

    Title: Tamako Market Started:Wednesday, Jan 09 on Tokyo MX
    Studio: Kyoto Animation Genre: Comedy  

    Summary: Tamako Market follows the cheerful Tamako Kitashirakawa, the mochi-loving daughter of a mochi shopkeeper in the shopping district.

    Title: Yama no Susume Started:Thursday, Jan 02 at 1:30AM JST on Tokyo MX/UHF 
    Studio: 8bit  

    Summary: This series follows two childhood friends: Aoi, a girl who would rather stay indoors, and Hinata, a girl who loves mountains. They decide to climb a mountain in order to see the sunrise from its peak.

    1 comment:

    1. Why talk about winter shows when the new Spring season is just around the corner: