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New Merchandise for “Learning with Manga! Fate/Grand Order”, “Fate/EXTELLA”, “Akashic Records”, and “Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress”

New merchandise has been added to Good Smile Company’s shop!

A set of collectible figures (Learning with Manga! Fate/Grand Order), a Nero Claudius figma (Fate/EXTELLA), a 1/7th scale Rumia Tingel figurine (Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor/Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records), a 1/7th scale Sistine Fibel figurine (Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor/Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records), and a 1/7th scale Mumei figurine (Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress) [with reopened preorders] are available to preorder now.

You can find more pictures and information after the break! Warning: VERY SAUCY.

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Akashic Records Doesn’t Quite Measure Up

There’s a lot of potential in Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records (Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor) that the anime adaptation just doesn’t pull out of the source material, which is a damn shame. A lot of the ideas and core concepts are extremely solid, but the animation and pace of the anime just don’t live up to it.

Check out my thoughts on the anime after the break!

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Why You Should Maybe Be Watching: Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records

Hot off the heels of last week’s Why You Shouldn’t Be Watching: Eromanga-sensei, I’m bringing you yet another spinoff of my Why You Should Be Watching series, this time with Why You Should Maybe Be Watching: Rokudenashi Majutsu Koushi to Akashic Records.

This anime is about a magical instructor with a dark past teaching kids who find him nothing more than a lazy bastard… but there’s always surprises in anime.

Maybe find out what those are below the break!

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Valentine’s Day Illustration Collection

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and many anime studios and artists have prepared some adorable illustrations in honor of the romantic holiday. Demi-chan, New Game!, Gabriel Dropout, and more have participated in this lovely event.

The illustrations can be found after the break. More will be added as they are posted, so check back here if you’re interested!

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