Anime Q1 & Q2 2017

New anime

ACCA Jusan-Ku Kansatsu-Ka

ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka (ACCA13区監察課) is a seinen manga series written and illustrated by Natsume Ono. It began serialization in Square Enix’s Monthly Big Gangan magazine on June 25, 2013 and is ongoing. The anime television series adaptation by Madhouse is scheduled to premiere in January 2017 with 12 episodes.

Opening & Ending Themes:

1. “Shadow and Truth” by ONE III NOTES
2. “The Pale Moon Sways” (ペールムーンがゆれてる Pērumūn ga Yureteru) by Aira Yuhki
3. “Our Place” by ONE III NOTES (ep 12)

The kingdom of Dowa, which is divided into 13 states, is celebrating its monarch’s 99th birthday. The 13 states have many agencies that are controlled by the giant organization known as ACCA. Within ACCA, Jean Otis (the craftiest member of ACCA) is the second-in-command of the inspection agency. His agency has ten people placed in each of the 13 states, with a central office in the capital city. They keep track of all the activities of ACCA across the kingdom, and keep data on each state’s ACCA office flowing toward the central office. Jean also often has business trips from the capital to the other districts to check on the situation and personnel there.

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Anime Q3 & Q4 2014

New anime


aldnoahAldnoah.Zero (アルドノア・ゼロ Arudonoa Zero) is an anime series produced by Nitroplus and animated by A-1 Pictures and TROYCA. This mecha-sci-fi series is scheduled to air in July 2014.

Opening Theme:

1. “heavenly blue” by Kalafina

A princess from the Vers empire (human settlers on Mars) comes to earth on a peace mission, but is “killed.” Seems her countrymen want more than just remaining on Mars. Earth is in their sights!

Protagonist Inaho Kaizuka is definitely emotionless and a stoic character, even after seeing his friend killed in front of him. Pretty interesting plot line so far.

“Let justice be done, though the heavens fall.”

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