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Spring 2016 Anime Preview: Part 4!
Be sure to check out the previous installments of this card:
And now....Part 4! This is the last part :) There's still a few shows I didn't get to, but the shows are starting this week so I need to focus on watching & reviewing those instead of making these cards.

Hundred

April 4
Production IMS
Sci-Fi, Action
"begins with the Hundred, the only weapon that can counter the mysterious Savage life form attacking Earth. To become a Slayer who wields this Hundred, the main character Hayato Kisaragi successfully enrolls in the marine academy city ship Little Garden. However, Hayato feels a strange yet familiar sense of incongruity towards Emil Crossford, his roommate who somehow knows him from somewhere. On top of that, as soon as he enters the school, he is challenged to a duel by the "Queen", Claire Harvey."

Space Patrol Luluco

April 1
Trigger
Sci-Fi
"Ogikubo is the name of the specially designated area in space in the Milky Way where Earthlings and aliens can live together. Luluco is a female middle school student who lives with her father, and no matter where she is, Luluco is a common, "super normal" girl. As she is living her normal life, one day the mysterious transfer student ΑΩ Nova abruptly appears before her. That meeting will change Luluco's fate."

Kagewani 2 (Shou)

April 1
Tomovies
Horror
"Second season of Kagewani. Acclaimed genetic scientist Dr. Sōsuke Banba follows cases of unknown animal attacks that appear to be connected in some way with his own past and the scar on his left temple."

Ushio and Tora (2nd season)

April 1
MAPPA, Studio VOLN
Fantasy
"Final cour of planned 39 episodes. While cleaning out his family's Shinto temple, middle-school student Ushio Aotsuki stumbles upon a hidden cellar which houses a dangerous yokai. The yokai, pinned by a legendary weapon called the Beast Spear for 500 years, attracts many other supernatural creatures to the premises. Ushio is forced to free the creature – whom he names “Tora” – in return for his help in defeating them. Tora, who wishes to eat Ushio but is stalled by the Beast Spear, begins to haunt the boy in the hopes that an opportunity will present itself. However, Ushio's possession of the Spear seems to result in trouble after trouble, and Tora finds himself an unwilling ally to Ushio in his battles against various supernatural foes. Meanwhile, a greater danger lurks in the form of Hakumen no Mono, an incredibly powerful yokai with a thirst for destruction who is about to awaken from an extended slumber."

Mobile Suit Gundam UC RE:0096

April 3
Sunrise
Mecha
"A television broadcast of Mobile Suit Gundam UC, featuring a new opening and new animated footage."
(aka it's not really new :P)

Concrete Revolutio: Choujin Gensou - The Last Song

April 3
BONES
Supernatural, Action
"Second season of Concrete Revolutio. Titans from outer space, life forms from a mystical world, phantoms and goblins from ancient times, cyborgs created by scientists, relics that rose out of the ruins of ancient civilizations. In another Japan, it's not just a question of “what if”—it's a reality. Some of the superhumans choose to keep their identities a secret, while others bask in their superhuman fame. Jiro Hitoyoshi, member of the Superhuman Bureau, keeps track of their doings."

Macross Delta

April 3
Satelight
Mecha, Idol
"New season of Macross, set 8 years after the events of Macross Frontier. The story focuses on Walküre, a team of talented idols and Valkyrie pilots and the Delta Squadron, a team of experienced Valkyrie pilots as they battle against the Var Syndrome, a mysterious entity that is consuming the galaxy. But both must battle the mysterious Aerial Knights, a group of Valkyrie pilots from the Kingdom of Wind."

Kaitou Joker (3rd Season)

April 4
Shin-Ei
Comedy
"New season of Kaitou Joker. Joker and his partner Hachi continue their treasure hunting travels around the world while being pursued by Detective Oniyama and other members of the police force."

Wagamama High Spec

April (4? 12?)
AXsiZ
Comedy, Romance
"Kōki Narumi is a high school student who also draws a manga serialized in a weekly magazine. Because the manga he draws is a risqué romantic comedy, he keeps this fact a secret from everyone around him, with his younger sister Toa and his best friend Mihiro being the only ones who know. But one day, as the student council president Kaoruko Rokuonji is searching for male members for the student council, she finds out that Kōki is the manga's author. Kōki joins the student council in exchange for Kaoruko not revealing his secret. However, the vice president, Ashe R. Sakuragi, strongly opposes him joining, and in the midst of all this, various requests and troubles of students begin to pile up."

12-Sai: Chiccha na Mune no Tokimeki

April 4
OLM
Coming of Age
"The story of Maita's original manga begins with Hanabi, a sixth-grade girl who is neither an adult nor a child. She deals with issues such as accidentally witnessing her homeroom teacher kissing, and worrying about experiencing physiological changes before her friends. The manga depicts a 12-year-old girl's innocent worries and first love."

PriPara 3

April 5
Tatsunoko
Idol
"Third season of PriPara. Laala Manaka is a 5th-grader at Paprika Academy. Like most girls, she admires the world of PriPara, a sport that tests idol girls on song, dance, and fashion. Unfortunately for her, her school does not allow elementary school students to participate in PriPara. However, through miraculous circumstances, Laala passes the audition to become a PriPara idol."

Hakuoki ~Otogisoshi~

April 5
DLE
Fantasy, Comedy
"A series of shorts based on Idea Factory and Design Factory's otome game franchise Hakuoki. The series of anime shorts will feature the characters from the Hakuōki games in chibi form, and will feature a completely new story with the theme "A normal every day that might have existed."

Joker Game

April 5
Production IG
Mystery
"The original novel is set in 1937, before World War II begins in earnest. Lieutenant Colonel Yūki of the Imperial Japanese Army forms the "D Agency," an army intelligence outfit under his command and tutelage. Army General Staff attaches Lieutenant Sakuma to observe the unit's performance. D Agency casts a wide net to find agents beyond Japanese military personnel, and Yūki establishes D Agency's tenets, which go against IJA doctrine: "Don't kill, don't get killed, don't get captured." With this, Yūki trains a team of operatives who conduct missions against domestic and foreign powers."

Kuromukuro

April 7
PA Works
Mecha
"Kuromukuro takes place in summer 2016. During the original construction of Toyama prefecture's famous Kurobe Dam, an ancient artifact was discovered, and so the United Nations Kurobe Research Institute was established. Intellectuals from all over the world gathered to study the object, and the children of those researchers attend Mt. Tate International Senior High School, including the institute head's daughter, Yukina Shirahane. The story begins when a lone samurai once again awakens."

Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress

April 7
WIT Studio
Action, Fantasy
"On the island country Hinomoto, humans hide themselves in fortresses called "stations" against the threat of zombie-like beings with steel hearts known as "Kabane." Only armored locomotives known as "Hayajiro" go between the stations. Ikoma, a boy who helps build Hayajiro, creates his own weapon called "Tsuranukizutsu" in order to defeat the creatures. One day, as he waits for an opportunity to use his weapon, he meets a girl named Mumei. During the night, Ikuma meets Mumei again as he sees a Hayajiro going out of control, as the staff have been turned into Kabane. Ikoma then finds the opportunity he has been waiting for as the station comes under attack."

Tanaka-kun wa Itsumo Kedaruge

April 9
Silver Link
Slice of Life
"Tanaka-kun wa Itsumo Kedaruge follows the ever-listless Tanaka and his taciturn classmate Ota, who can't leave Tanaka alone."

AND THAT'S ALL I'M COVERING!!

Let me know what you're excited for, and let's enjoy all this anime this season!!!
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Gundam UC and another new mech anime!! I'm ready for them both!!
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