Monday, January 6, 2014

Winter Simulcast 2014 Part III: Yet more Nobunaga

Nobunagun
Simulcast on Crunchyroll.com

Yet another weird Nobunaga Oda anime this season. This time a girl who is a weapon otaku keeps having dreams of Oda Nobunaga's life. When on a school trip to Taiwain a mysterious being attacks. And when she goes to try to save a girl who had tried to invite her along she gets meets the reincarnation of Jack the Ripper who belongs to an organization where other historical figures reincarnations have a power to bring forth a weapon and fight these invaders. When Jack is taken down because of her desire to help her friend she picks up Jacks sphere and finds out that she is the reincarnation of Oda Nobunaga. Definelty a bizarre series.

 The Pilots Love Song
Simulcast on Crunchyroll.com

In a world with a floating island. A young man is part of a group sent to find out about it and live on it. He wants to become a real pilot. After making an embarrassing landing at the ceremony another student insults him by ignoring him. After checking into his dorms and fighting with his sister he meets a girl with a bike and helps her. I'm not entirely clear on whats really going on here. I'll have to see more