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Berserk – Episode 9 Review

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Attempting to infiltrate the tower where Casca is being held, Guts has finally made his way to its exterior with Luca and the rest in an attempt to rescue her. Falling behind, Guts only has a split second to decide what to prioritize, and how to proceed. Will he finally be reunited with his one time partner, or will she elude his grasp once again?

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Berserk – Episode 5 + 6 Review

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With Casca’s fate in question, Guts can only press on with his quest to find her and save her from the demons that chase them both for their brands. With renewed vigor and a restored Dragon’s Tooth blade, his mission is the only step forward. Does he stand a chance against the perils that await, or will he ultimately succumb to the crushing weight of the world around him?

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Berserk – Episode 2 Review

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Now that Guts has been properly introduced to us in his new garb with his new Dragon’s Tooth massive zweihander, he finds himself confronted by a certain sect of knights that seem intent on his capture. What ends do they meet by securing him, and will he go down quietly? The answer should be fairly obvious for both.

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Berserk – Episode 1 Review

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And so, moving on from discussing a show primarily revolving around high school teenagers attempting to figure out if they can bother to feel feelings anymore, now we move onto a show centered around grotesque physical, sexual, and mental violence with heavy dashes of moral ambiguity. With a prequel movie trilogy under its belt, Studio 4C has moved on to the first full story arc- the Black Swordsman arc. Will the anime hold up to the quality of the movie trilogy, or does it falter right out of the gate? Warning: Berserk is loaded with graphic violent content, do not watch or read if you are easily queasy.

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Mouthful of Toast – Episode 33: “MOVE, KID”

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It’s a new year and a new slice for the Toast Hosts! Carrie, Nathan and Justin return to discuss their last show of the Fall season, Young Black Jack, plus go in-depth on some of their favorite Osamu Tezuka series. The hosts also discuss the latest news from the holiday and their plans for the next few weeks (hentai episode, ahoy)!

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Mouthful of Toast – Episode 21: “2spoopy”

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Carrie, Marisol and Justin take a look at their favorite spooky and supernatural series this week – Carrie looks at an unknown-yet-important manga, Marisol takes the goofy route, while Justin takes the artful road. Plus, the toast hosts give their first impression of Charlotte and look at all the ups and downs news-wise from the last few weeks!

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