We return in 2014, with a regular program that you helped to choose!
Well, we still have to select a couple of items for after the Late Break, so enjoy the candidate preview items.
Below is the program for January 11th, 2014.
All items in the original Japanese language with English subtitles.
|5:15pm||Kiniro Mosaic||Ep 1/12|
|5:40pm||Fairy Tail||Ep 100/180|
|6:05pm||Pronlem Children from another World||Ep 1/10|
|7:15pm||door prize drawing, and announcements|
|7:30pm||Log Horizon||Ep 1/25|
|7:55pm||Gin no Sagi (Silver Spoon)||Ep 1/11|
|8:20pm||Galilei Donna||Ep 1/11|
|8:45pm||Samurai Flamenco||Ep 1/22|
|9:20pm||Jormungand: Perfect Order||Ep 1/12||(some violence)|
|9:45pm||Kyoukai no Kanata||Ep 1||(preview)|
|10:10pm||Dansai no Bunri no Crime Edge||Ep 1||(preview)|
Doors Open Screening:~4:55 PM
Program Finishes:~10:45 PM
Dates of Interest
- Thursday 9th, then Saturday 11th, and Staurday 18th January (before JAFWA) – Amazing Cosplay Workshop
- weekend of 1st March – Waicon
- weekend of 29th March – Oz Comicon
After the 2013 End of Year marathon program people asked a few questions about “Little Witch Academia”. Please check out:
Kiniro (Golden) Mosaic
Shinobu Omiya once stayed in England, where she met and befriended Alice Cartelet. Years later when Shinobu is in high school, Alice comes to Japan as an exchange student and the two renew their friendship.
Tonight’s Episode: “… In Wonderland”
Shinobu Omiya is off to stay with an acquaintance of her mother’s in England for a week, despite her friends’ misgivings about her limited English. She has heard the family she will be staying with has a girl her age and she is eager to make friends. The introduction, however, is brief. The girl, Alice, is terribly shy and runs away when Shinobu tries to introduce herself.
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: “Mest“
The S-Class Exam is well underway. Cana won through her battle with Fried when he threw the match to repay his debt to Lucy, Natsu was permitted to continue when he showed the maturity to recognise Gildarts was out of his league, Juvia was soundly defeated by Erza, and Evergreen and Elfman are trying to defeat Mirajane. At the same time Carla and Pantherlilly have flown to Tenroujima. Carla’s powers of premonition are giving her a bad feeling about the entire S-Class exam and she worries about Wendy, who has come to the island as the mysterious Mest’s partner …
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: “The Problem Children Have Arrived at Little Garden, Haven’t They”
Our first protagonist is staving off boredom by attacking bullies with the force of an aerial bombardment. He is then greeted by the sight of a letter addressed to him floating down out of thin air. Our second protagonist finds her letter on the table in her finely decorated bedroom. According to the maid noone has been in her room, and even under hypnosis her story does not change. Finally our third protagonist has her letter delivered by a cat. All three letters say the same thing; “This letter is for those of you with many troubles and extraordinary powers. If you wish to see how far that power of yours will take you, cast aside your family, your friends, your possessions, and come to our ‘Little Garden’”.
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: “The Apocalypse”
Midnight. A group of adventuers are battling a pack of Briar Weasels; the sorcerer Shiro, the warrior Naotsugu, and the assasin Akatsuki. None of them, however, are finding it easy to use the game’s menu system whilst constantly under attack. As Shiro tries to assess their situation a new monster takes him by surprise … It was barely a day earlier that Shiro first found himself literally inside the MMO Elder Tale. By accident he brought up the game’s menu system, allowing him to check his friends list to see who else might be trapped with him. One of them was online, Naotsugu.
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: “Weclome to Ezonoo!”
On the northern island of Hokkaido, in the Department of Dairy Science, the new students of Oezo Agricultural High School are getting their very first lesson. All students live on-campus in dorms, and there is more than enough livestock to keep them all busy throughout the school year. For one new student, however, the smell inside the dairy cattle shed is almost unbearable. And when he tries to help out with a loose calf, his situation only gets worse.
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: “Galileo DNA“
An airborne assault takes place at an unnamed Methane Hydrate extraction facility somewhere in the arctic. Mecha descend from their dropship, steal the processed methane hydrate and easily destroy the unguarded facility. Meanwhile Hozuki Ferrari pedals, and then rockets, through the narrow streets of her home town. Pursued by a menacing looking drone and wondering aloud why it is chasing her at all. Her sisters are soon to face similar, albeit less high tech, assailants.
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: “Debut of Samurai Flamenco“
Hidenori Goto, a police officer who is becoming disillusioned with his job, is on his way back from the convenience store when a noise draws him into a nearby alleyway. Crouched behind some boxes is a naked man who claims to be a superhero. When Goto’s discarded cigarette accidentally burns the man’s clothes he accompanies him back to his apartment to hear the full explanation. Hazama Masayoshi has been a fan of superhero shows since he was a kid, but unlike his peers he never grew out of it …
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: “The Snake that Admires the Heavens“
Port Elizabeth, Dr Miami finds herself outside what used to be the office of Mr Chen, the head of the Daxinghai company. There she finds Karen Low huddled up on the sidewalk, apparently homeless and aimless now that her employer and idol is dead. Dr Miami enthusiastically recruits Karen as her new assistant, and Karen takes to the job enthusiastically. Despite the problems the flighty Dr Miami causes for all who must deal with her. And then Dr Miami takes her to the Solomon Islands where Koko is overseeing the launch of an HCLI satellite, bringing her face to face with Valmet …
Preview – 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 Preview Episode: “Carmine“
Akihito first met Kuriyama Mirai when he spotted her on the roof of their school one afternoon and rushed up to prevent her from committing suicide. Blurting out, amongst other things, his love of women wearing glasses. For this Kuriyama ran him through with a blood red sword. Which did not kill him, much to her surprise. Since then, Kuriyama has repeatedly attacked Akihito causing him much frustration … and pain. It even begins to interfere with his work for the Literature Club.
Preview – Dansai no Bunri no Crime Edge (The Severing Crime Edge)
Kiri Haimura is an otherwise ordinary boy with an obsession with cutting people’s hair. When he meets Iwai Mushanokoji and lifts the curse that prevents her hair from being cut, he is inadvertently drawn into a sinister and murderous conflict surrounding the so-called “Hair Queen”.
Tonight’s Preview Episode: “Sleeping Beauty“
Haimura Kiri got off at the wrong stop on the way back from school one day and found himself near the ‘ghost house’ people at his school had been talking about. Tales of a girl with long hair were enough for him to approach the house, and there was indeed such a person. She was not, however, a ghost but she was startled when Kiri snuck up to the house and cried out to that her hair was beautiful. Kiri has had an obsession with cutting hair since he was a child, but this young girl’s hair cannot be cut …