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First Look: Akame ga Kill!

A young mercenary sets out from home to earn riches in the capital and save his starving village. What he finds is a capital rank with corruption. He will see just how dark the corruption is when he gets involved with a group of famous assassins.

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No Game No Life Final Thoughts

Have you ever imagined a world where everything is a game? What would it look like? I know when I was younger I would imagine a world where simply being good at games was the most important thing you could be. No Game No Life takes that question and brings that fantasy to life.

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First Look: If Her Flag Breaks

A boy with a curse can see flags above people heads. He uses his genre awareness to smash those flags so that they don’t get too close to him and draw a death flag. He is introduced to a girl with no flags and a girl with seemingly limitless flags.

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First Look: No Game, No Life

Our story follows two siblings who are so good at gaming they have become an urban legend. They receive an invitation from the god of another world and unwittingly accept. They soon find themselves trapped in a world where everything is decided by playing games. Is this heaven or hell for our sibling pair? Will they even want to go home?

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First Look: Selector Infected WIXOSS

A young girl who lives with her grandmother receives a card game with the promise that it will help her make friends. She doesn’t wish to worry her grandmother so she decides to take the gift. The twist is that the cards are alive and will grant a wish to the ultimate winner of the game.

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First Look: The Devil’s Riddle

A young assassin is sent to take part in an assassination game. There are 12 contestants and one target who is to be assassinated. Winning is simple, be the one to kill the target. Or at least it would be simple if our assassin had the sense not to fall in love with her target and decide to protect her instead.

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Defining Sexism in Games and Anime

Words have power, they shape the way we think and how we define the world around us. Recently Nintendo Magazine UK published a blog about how Senran Kagura Burst is damaging the gaming industry. It’s such utter nonsense I don’t even want to link to it, but it brings western perceptions of sexism to mind and gives me a reason to write about things I’ve resisted saying for years because of how heated this topic can get. The words we use to talk about sexism in media need to change. We have a fundamental misunderstandings about sexism and I want to challenge them.

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First Look: Witch Craft Works

A high school boy discovers that a group of witches has targeted him for some nefarious purpose, and that the most popular girl in school is on a mission to protect him. He is her “princess” as she states it.

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Strike the Blood: Episode 7

Asagi is kidnapped by a terrorist organization along with Yukina and Nagisa. Koujo is chases them down, but we will he be able to save the day before Asagi is forced to unleash and ancient evil super weapon?