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Weekly Bulletin for Saturday 20th April, 2013


The tentative JAFWA program for Saturday 20th April 2013 is below. To be
held in the Collins Street Community Center on Collins Street just off Canning
Highway in South Perth.

All items in the original Japanese language with English subtitles.

5:15pm Kamisama Hajimemashita Ep 6/22
5:40pm Suisei no Gargantia Preview
6:05pm Fairy Tail Ep 81/17
6:35pm Senyuu Ep 1
6:40pm dinner break
7:15pm door prize drawing, and announcements
7:30pm Hanasaku Iroha Ep 18/26
7:55pm Space Brothers Ep 7/12
8:20pm Sword Art Online Ep 7/25
8:45pm Girls und Panzer Ep 7/13
9:10pm Late Break
9:20pm Shin Sekai Yori Ep 6/24 (mild splatter)
9:45pm Mawaru-Penguindrum Ep 20/24 (weird stuff)
10:10pm A Certain Magical Index II Ep 23/24

Doors Open Screening:~4:55 PM

Program Finishes:~10:45 PM

Coming Soon

27th April

  • Movie night “A Letter to Momo”.
  • The first Event Day for the year. Doors open 12:45.


Kamisama Hajimemashita (Kamisama Kiss)

After her father runs away to escape his gambling debts and she is evicted
from their meagre apartment, Nanami Momozono finds a sudden change in her
fortune after rescuing a stranger from a dog. She is rewarded by being made the
diety of the local shrine, gaining a home, two cheerful servants and one very
snarky fox spirit.

Tonight’s Episode:The God Catches a Cold

Its been two days since Nanami returned to her shrine, and she finds she is
still flustered by Tomoe’s kiss. But perhaps it’s not just embarrassing
thoughts that are making her face red. It seems Nanami is running a fever. Of
course, she’s already missed far too many days of school to be able to skip
classes just because of that. But then her faithfully spirit helpers come up
with a great idea, Tomoe can disguise himself as Nanami and go to school in her
place. There’s no way this could possibly go wrong!

Preview Item:
Suisei no Garugantia (Gargantia on the Verdurous Plant)

Galactic Alliance soldier Ledo finds his part in the war against the
Alliance’s alien enemy abruptly cut short when a rushed evacuation from battle
sees him lost miles from his comrades and forced to make his way aboard the
Gargantia, a floating city far removed from both his homeland and his level of

Tonight’s Episode:Castaway

Ledo is a second lieutenant in the Galactic Alliance of Humankind, a mighty
spaceforce dedicated to the protection of mankind’s new homeland, Avalon. A
massive space station with 470 million inhabitants established after eons of
travel through the galaxy. He is awakened from artificial hibernation in
preparation for the Alliance’s largest ever battle against the Hideauze, a
bizzare and hostile alien species. But the assault does not go according to
plan, and a general retreat is ordered. But Ledo is unable to dock properly
with his carrier and is separated from the rest of the fleet during the escape

Fairy Tail

Magic and mayhem in the world 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:Fireball

The Edolas and Earthland versions of Lucy have now met each other. But
introductions are cut short by the emergence of additional soldiers. The news
that Natsu can’t just incinerate them comes as a shock to Earthland Lucy, who
must now handle defense for the entire group. Once they have shaken off their
pursuit Lucy reveals how she avoided being turned into Lacrima like the rest
and yet still arrived in Edolas. Mystogan is at least partly responsible.

Hanasaku Iroha

After Ohana’s mother and boyfriend run away to escape debtors, leaving her
behind, she moves into Kissuiso, the inn run by her grandmother Sui. Here she
discovers a world very different to the one she grew up in as the learns the
ins and outs of working at an inn and comes to know the people she now lives
and works alongside.

Tonight’s Episode:A Mermaid Princess and a Shell Bra

Nako has a rare day off, and yet she finds herself cooking for the rest of
her family, watching her three younger siblings, and listening to her parents
debate the best techniques for teaching children. As she reads her younger
sister the tale of the little mermaid she imagines for herself a rather
different story.

Uchyuu Kyoudai (Space Brothers)

As kids Muta and Hibito Nanba made a promise, that they would both become
astronauts. 19 years later Hibito is on the verge of fulfilling that promise
but Muta is not doing nearly so well, that is until he is accepted into the
astronaut training program.

Tonight’s Episode:Dear Hibito

Mutta is still depressed by the news that his former boss has been
bad-mouthing him to the astronaut selection committee, completely unaware that
the committee is about to reconvene with new details about those very
accusations. Hibito is thinking back on the first time he learned from his
mother about one of Mutta’s personality traits. How he would drown himself in
useless information when something bad happened in his life. Something he is
doing now.

Sword Art Online

VR technology has made full-immersion video games possible, and the latest
and greatest is Sword Art Online. But the players who logged in on the first
day find that logging back out may be a lot harder, and the challenges of the
game more than they bargained for.

Tonight’s Episode:The Warmth of the Heart

Lindus, the 48th floor. Asuna is getting her sword sharpened by an old
acquaintance, Liz. Liz notes that Asuna is not on the front lines clearing
higher floors, and she admits she is meeting up with someone else. At which
point Liz notes new earrings and guesses the purpose of her meeting. The very
next customer in her store is Kirito, looking for a custom made sword. Liz is
uncertain about his ability to pay but the power level of his current sword
uses astonishes her, and then his treatment of her finest blade infuriates

Girls und Panzer

The students of Ooarai Girl’s High School are showing their skill at
Sensha-do (tank martial arts). With new transfer student and former Sensha-do
practitioner Miho Nishizumi to lead the way, they will pit themselves against
the best from other schools around the country.

Tonight’s Episode:Anzio is Next

Nishizumi, Akiyama and Isuzu have arrived at the hospital with a bouquet of
flowers, they arrive in time to find a very loud and fully awake patient.
Mako’s grandmother does not like being fussed over by her granddaughter. When
Mako explains that the three newcomers are friends from her Sensha-do club,
Saori tries to lighten the mood by mentioning that they won their first round
in the tournament. Grandmother is unimpressed. Their other attempts to praise
her granddaughter are also dismissed. But just before Nishizumi, the last one
out of the room, leaves, there are a few heartfelt words for her granddaughter,
and a plea to her friends to look out for her.

Shin Sekai Yori (From the New World)

A thousand years into the future all mankind possesses psychic powers, and
the people live in idyllic splendor. But the path that led to this tranquil
life was not so perfect, and the world that Saki and her friends live in may
not be as gentle and pleasant as it seems.

Tonight’s Episode:Getaway

Having fled the assault on Squealer’s clan, and the poison gas pumped into
the clan’s nest. Saki and Satoru find themselves trapped after a cave-in. Saki
finds herself having strange hallucinations that eventually turn into a
recollection of her time at the temple of purity, and from there of her time at
school when she convinced Satoru they should compare their sacred (and secret)
mantras. Hearing Satoru muttering in his sleep she has an idea …

Mawaru Penguindrum

Miracles! Mystery! Penguins! After a hat they purchased at the aquarium
brings their terminally ill sister Himari back to life, Shouma and Kanba
Takakura find the hat has a mind of its own and uses their sister’s body to
command them to seek out the “Penguin Drum” with the assistance of three
helper penguins… that no one else can see.

Tonight’s Episode:Thank You For Choosing Me

In an unremarkable block of flats surrounded by other unremarkable blocks of
flats, the flaws of society are being listed by an impassioned speaker. The
elder Takakura intends to implement his own ‘survival strategy’ to change the
world for the better. Back in the present day, Shouma and Kanba have fended off
Masako’s attack on Himari. Masako still refuses to consider the three of them a
real family, but the experience has reminded Himari of something. Of the
crucial part Shouma played in her life ten years ago.

Toaru Majutsu no Index II (A Certain Magical Index II)

Life continues to be anything but dull for Index, the girl with over a
hundred forbidden grimoires sealed away inside her mind and Touma, her de-facto
guardian and the young man with the power to dispel any effect he touches with
his left hand. As rogue magicians, dangerous psychics and religious fanatics
all decide to make Academy City their personal battleground, Index and Touma
must strive to protect their friends and their home. Such misfortune!

Tonight’s Episode:Before the War

Vento and Kihara have both been defeated and Touhma rushes to help Kazakiri
as she finally comes to. Kazakiri herself is a little less relieved, she can
see the devastation she caused by activating Testament and considers herself a
monster. Touhma however doesn’t let her wallow in misery, instead telling her
that her actions protected the people of Academy City. Accelerator meanwhile is
a little worse for wear, and once Index has left to find medical assistance he
receives a visit from some people in power armour. It seems they want to
recruit him for the defense of Academy City.

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