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Sukeban Deka II (1985) – Episode 36

While Nishiwaki restrains Saki in the same holding cell she was brought to in episode one, a trio of assassins causes reversals of fortune in the struggle between the Ryozan Alliance and Seiroukai’s Wolf Revolution. Then of course, there’s the … Continue reading

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Dokincho! Nemurin (1984) – Episode 03

Time to kick off Confuse-Your-Friends Day with another Nemurin episode. Get it from Nyaa or Mega. The last time I posted one of these for April Fools, I wrote an elaborate explanation about how I was dropping all of my … Continue reading

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Sukeban Deka II – Episode 35

The Wolf Revolution is not going as well as expected, as the Ryozan Alliance scores some major victories against Seiroukai. But Saki is being torn apart by the desire to learn more about her past, and the Old Man of … Continue reading

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Stepsisters (1985) – Episode 03

Having failed in her attempts to get her husband Ryusaku to come with her, Shizuko makes her confession to Gozo Daimaru alone in Pastor Wakayama’s church. We find out more details about the events following Chizuko and Shinobu’s birth, although … Continue reading

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Golden Bat (1966) – live action movie (with Sonny Chiba)

December 21, 1966…a day that will live in…er, memory of a seriously fun movie released half a century ago. Filmed in widescreen Toeiscope, this low-budget gem manages to cram approximately 2.4 metric tons of fun into a 73 minute bag. … Continue reading

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Ninja Hattori-kun (1966) – Episode 01

This live-action TV series is the first of many adaptations of the popular manga series by Moto Abiko, one half of the legendary gag manga duo known as Fujiko Fujio. The 1980s anime series was a monster hit in Japan, … Continue reading

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Sukeban Deka II (1985) – Episode 34

Saki’s mission to forge an alliance with Kudo Miki of the Reishin Girls’ School has turned into a complete disaster. Under the hypnotic commands of Namera, Saki has attacked Miki in the middle of their ritual introduction. Will this apparent … Continue reading

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