Animecast: Spring 2017 Anime Season Review Part 1


As the Spring Anime Season sees its wrap-up, the hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast is here with the first to conclude. While not a large portion of standouts, there is still quite a few knock-out titles to discuss.

spring2017review1featAnime Reviewed in this Episode: Armed Girl’s Machiavellism, Natsume’s Book of Friends 6, Love Tyrant, Akashic Record of Bastard Magical Instructor, Hinako Note, Clockwork Planet, The Silver Guardian, and Attack on Titan Season 2.

Note: Following the spoiler free reviews for these shows, and following the closing music, we go into a spoiler discussion on a few shows. If you have not watched the below shows, avoid listening within their time stamps.

1:17:08-1:20:30 Armed Girl’s Machiavellism
1:20:35-1:24:25 Clockwork Planet
1:24:25-1:34:10 Attack on Titan Season 2

The intro music for this episode is the OP for Akashic Record of Bastard Magical Instructor called “Blow Out” by Konomi Suzuki. The outro music for this episode is the ED for Natsume Yujin-cho Roku “Kimi no Uta” by Rei Yasuda. After the spoiler segment, we close with the ED for Hinako Note called “Curtain Call!!!!!” by the cast.

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Co-Founder of and Co-Host of the OtakuSpirit Animecast. A huge fan of anime since the early 1990s, consuming over 1300 shows. Outside of Otaku Spirit, he has been a judge for the Anime Awards and aided in reviewing titles for some publishers. While he's late to the collecting scene, he's found a lot of joy in filling his DVD/Blu-ray collection as well as collecting figures. Sharing this joy, he posts unboxing and feature videos on anime goods to YouTube.