Below is the program for February 8th, 2014.
We will have a Survey to determine which shows (both the regular and Preview items) are popular, during the Dinner Break.
Did everyone enjoy the Puella Magi Madoka Magica – Rebellion movie shown last week at Luna Cinema, Leederville? Dale is pleasantly surprised to learn that he is not the worst MC in the world.
A reminder that St Valentine’s Day is coming up, and that in Japan it is the tradition that woman give men chocolate, either to those they are romantic towards, or giri (obligation) chocolate to respected/senior males of their social circle.
All items in the original Japanese language with English subtitles.
|5:15pm||Fairy Tail||Ep 103/180|
|5:40pm||Problem Children from another World||Ep 4/10|
|6:05pm||The Pilot’s Love Song||Ep 1||(preview)|
|7:15pm||door prize drawing, and announcements|
|7:30pm||Log Horizon||Ep 4/25|
|7:55pm||Gin no Sagi (Silver Spoon)||Ep 4/11|
|8:20pm||Galilei Donna||Ep 3/11|
|8:45pm||Samurai Flamenco||Ep 3/22|
|9:20pm||Jormungand: Perfect Order||Ep 4/12||(some violence)|
|9:45pm||Kyoukai no Kanata||Ep 2/12||(some violence)|
|10:10pm||Kill la Kill||Ep 2/24||(cartoon violence)|
Doors Open Screening:~4:55 PM
Program Finishes:~11:00 PM
Dates of Interest
Magic and mayhem in the nation of Fiore. The members of the infamous mage’s guild Fairy Tail spend their days sorting out problems for the residents of Magnolia and battling the odd apocalyptic demon or dark guild. Of course they don’t let little things like that get in the way of having fun.
Tonight’s Episode: “Makarov’s Charge“
Pantherlilly and Carla have confronted Mest. Pantherlilly believe’s Mest’s magic is memory manipulation, which he used to create a false identity as a member of Fairy Tail. The dark guild members that Gajeel and Levi fought were just a taste of things to come, the master of Grimoire Heart and his lieutenants have arrived. The stranger on the island is the legendary dark wizard Zeref, responsible for the worlds most terrible and destructive demons. But worse still, one member of the Seven Kin of Purgatory is already on the island, indeed they could be anywhere … or anyone.
Mondaijitachi ga Isekai Kara Kura Sou Desu Yo (Problem Children are Coming from Another World Aren’t They?)
Welcome to the world of Little Garden. A place full of magical beasts, mythical figures, and powerful inhabitants. Fame and fortune await the bold, for anything can be had if you are willing to gamble your power, or even your freedom, for it.
Tonight’s Episode: “It Seems Some Damned Pervert is After Black Rabbit?”
The No Names have defeated Galdo, although it left Kasukabe seriously injured, and taken the first step in Izayoi’s plan to challenge the tyranny of the Demon Lords. Their next step is to free Leticia, a former member of the No Names. Black Rabbit would have liked to free her friend herself, but the status of the Rabbits as judges restricts her participation in Gift Games. As Black Rabbit leaves to make tea Izayoi turns to the window, the mysterious person who aided Galdo has been listening in on their conversation. And now it seems she intends to do battle…
Preview – Toaru Hikuushi e no Koiuta (The Pilot’s Love Song)
Isla is a floating mountain, tied to the legend of The End of the Sky, and the nations of Balsteros, Qi and Benares have joined together to launch Isla off on a journey to find the truth of that legend. Kal-el is one of the many new airforce recruits setting off on Isla for this journey, carrying with him a painful past and a promise to fulfil.
Tonight’s Episode: “Island of New Journeys”
A great aerial battle is underway. One particular pilot skilfully shakes off two pursuers and turns to face them head-on, loudly declaring his intention not to lose any more allies … The motion of his bus coming to a stop and the calls of his sister Ari pull Kal out of a dream of a moonlit prison cell and a woman asking him not to hate but rather to forgive. They have arrived at the coast, it’s time for the new recruits to say goodbye to their families. Kal’s father encourages him to keep the promise he made his mother; to find the End of the Sky and to become a fine pilot.
Elder Tale is an MMO with over twenty million players world wide. When a new expansion is added to the game, Shiro and his friends find themselvers amongst the several hundred thousand players across the world that are now literally trapped inside the game.
Tonight’s Episode: “Escape”
The guild Brigandia has taken forcible control of Susukino, attacking players outside the city to loot them of their belongings and prevent them from reaching another city and making its cathedral their new spawn point. Serara has remained hidden within the city thanks to the help of the same mysterious cat person who saved her from Brigandia in the first place. Shiro, Naotsugu and Akatsuki have now reached the city and make preparations to rescue Serara. The leader of Brigandia meanwhile continues to obsess over the girl from atop his mountain of stolen loot..
Gin no Sagi (Silver Spoon)
What’s it like to live and work on a farm? Get ready to find out. Join Yugo Hachiken, newly enrolled student at Oezo Agricultural High School, as he learns the details of modern agriculture and farm life from both his instructors and his fellow students.
Tonight’s Episode: “Hachiken Makes Pizza”
The results of the midterm exams are in and Hachiken has done well for someone not born on a farm. That afternoon as he helps collect straw for the horses Hachiken learns that nearly everything used at Ezonoo is also grown at Ezonoo. In fact the teachers encourage students to use those resources and try out new things. His roommate Nishikawa already has ideas but Hachiken is having a harder time coming up with anything. The next day, with the weather clear and the midterms over, the students are sent out to do a campus wide clean-up and get rid of any junk they find.
Hozuki, Kazuki and Hazuki Ferrari have endured many lectures from their mother about how they must live up to the legacy of their illustrious ancestor Galileo Galilei. But when shadowy groups start attacking them to get to “Galileo’s Inheritance” they discover their ancestry may be more important than they ever suspected.
Tonight’s Episode: “Goldfish Life“
The president of the Adni Moon Company gives a speech at his corporate headquarters, noting the increase in Sky Pirate activity and pledging to continue providing a stable supply of Methane Hydrate to the world. The Ferrari sister’s mother, suffering from amnesia as a result of the president’s assault, remains in Adni Moon’s clutches but their father has evaded the police. Anna is glad of the news of the Ferrari patriarch’s escape, believing it now frees the sisters to focus solely on locating the Galileo Tessoro. However she finds none of them have much interest in her quest.
Hazama Masayoshi; male model by day, superhero by night. Or at least, that is the plan. With no super powers, no high tech gadgets, and no real training, enthusiasm is the only thing Hazama has to help him battle the drunk office workers and truant teenagers of Tokyo. Police officer Hidenori Goto becomes an unwilling accomplice to the exploits of ‘Samurai Flamenco’ and along the way they both learn what it truly means to be a hero of justice.
Tonight’s Episode: “Flamenco vs Fake Flamenco“
Hazama is receiving a fair dose of both good luck and bad; amatuer footage of Samurai Flamenco catching Goto’s umbrella thief has made him popular on the net, but the battleaxe from his action figure has raised Ishimura’s suspicions. His cameo in the MMM music video has earned him a small measure of popularity, but the popularity of Samurai Flamenco has put a price on his head. It seems the High Rollers High website manager Akira Konno is offering 1 million yen for the identity of Samurai Flamenco …
Jormungand: Perfect Order
Child soldier Jonah continues his job as bodyguard to the eccentric arms dealer Koko Hekmatyar in this second season. Allies are threatened and enemies start to pile on as her plans for the mysterious “Jormungand” begin to take shape.
Tonight’s Episode: “Kasper and Jonah“
R is now dead, having given his life to protect both Koko and Jonah. Hex has been literally bombed to ashes as reprisal. Bookman has been warned to keep his distance, and Koko has said her farewells to her former squad member and CIA spy. In Jakarta, Koko’s brother Kasper has a business meeting fall through. His plans changed, along with the weather, he and his squad head into a nearby diner for a meal. There the news of R’s death is relayed and the group raises a glass to his memory.
Kyoukai no Kanata (Beyond the Boundary)
Akihito Kanbara is the half-human son of a dreamshade. Although never completely normal his life becomes a little more exciting when he meets Mirai Kuriyama, the last surviving member of a cursed clan of dreamshade hunters, and Akihito takes it upon himself to help her integrate with the other spirit warriors of their town and boost her confidence.
Tonight’s Episode: “Ultramarine“
Akihito stands over a body in a field of tall grass, staring in horror at the blood on his hands before Kuriyama’s voice calls him back to his senses. He and Kuriyama are in her apartment, attempting to eliminate the dreamshade that has taken up residence there. It lashes out at the distracted Akihito, who is saved by Kuriyama’s quick reflexes and sword skills. But the monster is not yet dead and flees the building. Kuriyama has better combat skills but the dreamshade repeatedly conceals itself to launch surprise attacks, and she is still hesitant about delivering the killing blow …
Kill la Kill
Ryuko Matoi is a girl on a mission; to find the person responsible for her father’s death. Her search has led her to Honnouji Academy, a brutal, totalitarian school where the student council, led by Satsuki Kiryuin and empowered by their Ultima Uniforms, rule over everyone else. Ryuko quickly finds herself at odds with Satsuki’s dictatorship and must challenge the power of the student council in order to find her father’s killer. Aid comes to Ryuko both from unexpected allies within the school … and a set of skimpy talking clothes.
Tonight’s Episode: “Swooningly Sexy“
Matoi has retrieved Senketsu, a strange talking uniform, from the wreckage beneath her old home and with its power defeated the head of Honnouji academy’s boxing club. Now she confronts Satsuki, demanding answers as to the identity of her father’s killer. But the blood she is feeding to Senketsu has taken its toll, and she is forced to retreat. Although she makes it out of the academy and onto the tram she soon blacks out, leaving her at the mercy of the people of the slums. Matoi then awakens to find an overweight man leaning over her, breathing heavily.