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Treasure Chest of Courage Episode 9

June 9, 2023

Ranking of Kings anime series logoRanking of Kings: The Treasure Chest of Courage Episode 9 gave us some brand new information about the demons of the world that seems kind of important. This also felt like the final episode of the season even though there’s still one more.

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Girei (Pain’s Theme) Lyrics

April 14, 2018

Naruto: Shippūden anime series logoIn my first post about music in anime, I break down the (Japanese) lyrics to the song Girei from Naruto: Shippūden, also known as Pain’s Theme. Incorrect (English) lyrics have been widely circulated around the internet, and it’s time I set the record straight.


Bloom Into You (Manga)

June 10, 2022

Bloom Into You manga series logoIt’s Pride Month, which means I have to feature an LGBTQ+ series. So, I decided to go with the only LGBTQ+ manga I’ve read, Bloom Into You. While I wasn’t very impressed with the anime adaptation of this series, I loved the manga.

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Upcoming posts are subject to change. With that in mind, here are the projected posts for this week, starting on Sunday.

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Best Anime OP Bracket | Spring 2023

Begins Sunday, April 30th – 11:00 PM ET
Ends Wednesday, May 31st – 11:00 PM ET

For May’s OP Bracket event, we’re pitting the top 32 anime OPs from the spring 2023 season against each other. Which OP will come out on top? Join the DoubleSama Discord server to cast your vote each day during this event.

DoubleSama’s Watchlist | Spring 2023

New Spring 2023 Anime

New Anime
The 4 new anime I’m watching during the spring season are Heavenly Delusion, Hell’s Paradise, Skip and Loafer, and “Oshi no Ko”. Hell’s Paradise episode reviews will be on Saturdays.

Continuing Anime
There’s only 1 anime I’m watching that’s continuing from the winter season, and that’s Vinland Saga Season 2. Episode reviews for this series will continue to be on Mondays.

Spin-Off Anime
I’m going to be watching 2 anime that are spin-offs of other anime I’ve already seen. These are KonoSuba: An Explosion on This Wonderful World! and Ranking of Kings: The Treasure Chest of Courage. Ranking of Kings episode reviews will be on Fridays.

Sequel Anime
5 anime I’ve seen before are getting sequels that I’ll be watching this season. They are Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Swordsmith Village Arc, Dr. Stone: New World, In Another World With My Smartphone 2, Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear Punch!, and The Ancient Magus’ Bride Season 2.

Demon Slayer episode reviews will be on Sundays and The Ancient Magus’ Bride episode reviews will be on Thursdays.