Summer Anime Preview, Pt 3
D.Gray-man Hallow Release date: Jul 5, 2016 at 1:35am JST Production: TMS Entertainment Source material: Manga Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Shounen Episodes: 13
Summary: Darkness is moving in, and young exorcist Allen Walker is humanity’s greatest hope against the wicked forces conspiring to bring civilization to its knees. Akuma – cruel spirits born of tragedy and lost souls – lurk in every shadow, willing and eager to do the bidding of their leader, the dread Millennium Earl. With an eye cursed to see evil in its truest form and blessed with an arm to slay soul-devouring demons, Allen stands ready to confront the gathering evil. Should he fail, Innocence will be lost forever. The war to decide the fate of mankind has begun – and the carnage will be endless. (Source: Funimation) Taboo-Tattoo
Release date: Jul 5, 2016 at 2:05am JST Production: J.C.Staff Source material: Manga Genre: Action, Comedy, Martial Arts, Mystery, Shounen, Supernatural, Super Power Episodes: ???
Summary: Seigi, a martial arts trained middle schooler, often feels driven to protect the weaker people around him. One day, he defends a homeless man against some punks, and the man gives him a strange tattoo on his palm in return. The tattoo is a secret weapon produced in the arms race between America and the Serinistan Kingdom.
Seigi finds himself in over his head when a powerful girl, using the same secret weapon, violently pursues him in order to retrieve it. His skill at martial arts may not be enough to keep him alive, but will he be able to learn how to trigger the power of his tattoo in time? (Source: MU) Rotten Boys' High School Life
腐男子高校生活, Fudanshi Koukou Seikatsu
Release date: Jul 5, 2016 at 10:55pm JST Production: EMT² Source material: Digital manga, SHORT! Genre: Comedy, School, Shoujo, Slice of Llife Episodes: ??? X 5 min
Summary: The comedy depicts the daily life of Sakaguchi, a high school boy and also a "fudanshi" who loves boys-love stories. Fudanshi is a wordplay on fujoshi (literally, "rotten girls") — the slang for women who love boys-love/yaoi stories. (Source: Anime News Network) Cheer Boys!!
チア男子!!, Cheer Danshi!!
Release date: Jul 5, 2016 at 11:00pm JST Production: Brains Base Source material: Novel Genre: School, Sports Episodes: ???
Summary: The story revolves around the "slightly odd and cute" members of a cheerleading squad at a men's university. (Source: Anime News Network) Servamp
Release date: Jul 5, 2016 at 11:00pm JST Production: Brains Base Source material: Manga Genre: Action, Comedy, Shoujo, Supernatural, Vampire Episodes: ???
Summary: When a stray black cat named Kuro crosses Mahiru Shirota's path, the high school freshman's life will never be the same again. Kuro is, in fact, no ordinary feline, but a servamp: a servant vampire. While Mahiru's personal philosophy is one of non-intervention, he soon becomes embroiled in an ancient, altogether surreal conflict between vampires and humans. (Source: Seven Seas Entertainment) Hybrid x Heart Magias Academy Ataraxia
魔装学園Ｈ×Ｈ, Masou Gakuen HxH
Release date: Jul 6, 2016 at 12:30am JST Production: Production IMS Source material: Light Novel Genre: Action, Comedy, Ecchi, Fantasy, Romance, School Episodes: ???
Summary: The story centers around Kizuna Hida, who visits the strategic defense academy Ataraxia at his big sister's request. "There, he encounters Aine Chidorigafuchi, a girl piloting the magical armor Zerosu. Aine suddenly pulls off her clothes before Kizuna's eyes. 'Don't look, you pervert—' 'No, you're the one!?' However, a communique about a serious mission arrives from Kizuna's sister. The mission — to rub Aina's chest!? Actually, Kizuna has the power to level up a girl through indecent acts. With a battle against another world, the future depends on this power." (Source: Anime News Network) Scared Rider Xechs
Release date: Jul 6, 2016 at 1:35am JST Production: Satelight Source material: Otome Game Genre: Sci-Fi Episodes: ???
Summary: A world of godless people was being menaced by Nightfly O'Note, a mysterious alien invader from a crimson world via the crimson barrier Scared. To counter the Nightfly O'Note's threat, the humans establish the LAG defense agency at the Ryūkyū Islands. The anti-Nightfly O'Note fighting unit Scared Rider valiantly stood against the threat, but was completely wiped out five times.
And so, the sixth and latest unit, Scared Rider Xechs, was assembled from five young men. However, at nearly the same time that SRX was formed, the Nightfly O'Note invasion stopped suddenly.
Without the enemy they were supposed to fight, the SRX members spend their restless days dealing with ordinary life. The SRX members establish the musical band Odd-l's to deal with their low spirits and restlessness. Meanwhile, a young woman is assigned to LAG as their instructor and commander. A new life begins for the young woman and the SRX. (Source: Anime News Network) Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya 3rei!!
Fate/kaleid liner プリズマ☆イリヤ 3rei!!
Release date: Jul 6, 2016 at 11:00pm JST Production: Silver Link Source material: Manga Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Magic Episodes: ???
Summary: Fourth season of "Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya". Tsukiuta. The Animation
Release date: Jul 6, 2016 at 11:00pm JST Production: Studio Pierrot Source material: Drama CD Genre: Fantasy, Music Episodes: ???
Summary: Tsukiuta has two versions — a male version and a female version. The male version centers around the Tokyo idol unit Six Gravity (composed of characters representing December to May) and the sibling rival unit Procellarum (composed of idols born in Western Japan and representing June to November).
Unlike the male version which is set in modern Japan, the female version is set on another world. The people of this world live in a separate dimension from people of Earth. However, they manage and guide the spiritual energy of Earth people, thus converting it into life energy and maintaining a relationship of co-existence and co-prosperity between the two worlds. The women of this world are known by many on Earth as "goddesses." The six characters (representing December to May) are students at a school that gathers talented individuals striving to become goddesses. (Source: Anime News Network) Ozmafia!!
Release date: Jul 7, 2016 at 12:00am JST Production: Creators in Pack Source material: Otome Game Genre: Fantasy, Harem, Historical, Romance, Shoujo Episodes: ???
Summary: Fūka is a girl who has lost her memories. While wandering the unfamiliar town she finds herself in, she realizes that she is being chased by someone. One of the mafia syndicates in town called the Oz Family saves her after she runs away in fear. In this town where friendship and conflict are two sides of the same coin, whose hand will Fūka take? And why does she have no memories...?
...Is the story of the original OZMAFIA!!, but since it doesn't fit into the format, it's been turned into a school story.
Having transferred into Oz Academy, Scarlet finds himself already in trouble. The three boys who save him in his time of need are named Caramia, Kyrie, and Axel. (Source: official website via Anime News Network) Part 4 will be up by Thursday!!!
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