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Sword Art Online (Part Three) - A Fairy Good Show

Advantages: Exciting aerial combat that features magic, sibling drama.
Disadvantages: : Alfheim Online isn't as cool as SAO, the sexualisation of Suguha.

Manga Entertainment's third release of Sword Art Online collects episodes fifteen to nineteen for the sum of eighteen British pounds. If you'd rather not donate valuable shelf space, to house the four volumes making up season one, the entire series is als ...

Dentolux 02.09.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Sword Art Online Part 3 (Episodes 15-19) (DVD)

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Sword Art Online (Part Two) - Virtual Reality Honeymoon

Advantages: Touching romance. Polished artwork and strong vocal performances.
Disadvantages: Ends on a bit of a cliffhanger. The action sequences are all too brief.

Sword Art Online (Part 2) is a DVD set that contains episodes eight to fourteen of the popular anime series based on Reki Kawahara's books. The collection's tales take place roughly two years after the events of part one, which saw protagonist Kirito (alo ...

Dentolux 28.08.2014 · Read full review
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Jormungand Season One: Better Than A Bowl Of Koko Pops

Advantages: Visceral action scenes, cleverly written stories, captivating cast of characters.
Disadvantages: Ends in an abrupt finale, not suitable for youngsters despite the 15 age rating.

...Jormungand is a twenty four episode anime series based on Keitaro Takahashi's comic books. Manga Entertainment has recently released a two disc DVD set collecting the first season and has plans to bring out season two (dubbed Jormungand: Perfect Order) du ...

Dentolux 23.07.2014 · Read full review
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Jormungand: Perfect Order - Her name is Koko and she is loco

Advantages: Exciting action. Clever storylines. Quirky cast of characters.
Disadvantages: The ending will displease some. Overall season one was a bit better.

Jormungand: Perfect Order is the second season of the cartoon that adapts the comic book stories written by Keitaro Takahashi. The series is animated by fledgling anime studio White Fox (Steins;Gate & The Devil is a Part-Timer) and is scheduled for releas ...

Dentolux 19.08.2014 · Read full review
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Shangri-La: Your throwing stick stunt has boomeranged on us!

Advantages: Diverse cast of characters, surprisingly deep storyline.
Disadvantages: Very slow paced at the start, one of the commentaries contains spoilers.

Shangri-La is the anime adaptation of Eiichi Ikegami's light novel, which was originally published back in 2004 within the pages of Newtype magazine. The folks at MVM Entertainment are distributing this Gonzo Studio animated series, in the UK, starting of ...

Dentolux 01.08.2014 · Read full review
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