Panning the Stream: SCHOOL-LIVE, Prison School, Himouto! Umaru-chan

And so the summer 2015 premiere week ends with a resounding: “Da fuq?”


I’ll have a “sequels and carryovers” panning post come out later, but this’ll be my last post for new shows this season (if the delayed God Eater makes the watch list, I’ll hit it up in a Rule of Three Review). Very few shows jumped out and grabbed me by the throat, but a whole lot caught my attention and suggested there were reasons to stick around. As of right now my “at least come back for Episode 2” list contains 18(!!) series. That number’s gonna have to go down at some point, but for now, I’m kind of… excited, actually. I feel like a kid in a candy store: Most of this stuff is sure to rot my teeth, but dang, I’m gonna enjoy munching on it.

Fittingly, we end with a trio of shows thick with WTFery, two of which (I am only slightly ashamed to say) are getting full meet ‘n’ greets, and one that didn’t make the cut. Hit the jump and know the depths of my poor taste.

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