Animecast: Spring 2018 Anime Season First Impressions


The hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast are here to give their take on the plethora of new (and returning) shows that are airing for the Spring 2018 Anime Season. With nearly 40 titles to cover, get ready to mark down more for your watch list!

spring2018firstimpressionsfeatAnime Featured in this Episode: Real Girl, My Sweet Tyrant, Alice or Alice, Amanchu Advance, My Hero Academia 3, Caligula, Comic Girls, Cutie Honey Universe, Devils Line, Doreiku, Full Metal Panic Invisible Victory, Crossing Line, GeGeGe no Kitaro (2018), Legend of the Galactic Heroes Die Neue These, Golden Kamuy, Gundam Build Divers, Gurazeni, High School DxD Hero, Hinamatsuri, Isekai Izakaya, Kakuriyo Bed and Breakfast for Spirits, Last Period, Lostorage Conflated WIXOSS, Magical Girl Ore, Magical Girl Site, Megalo Box, You Don’t Know Gunma Yet, Persona 5 The Animation, Yotsuiro Biyori, First of the Blue Sky Re:Genesis, Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online, Love To Lie Angle, Tada Never Falls In Love, Space Battleship Tiramisu, Uma Musume Pretty Derby, Wotaku Love Is Hard For Otaku, Steins Gate 0, and some brief discussion of ongoing series.

The intro music for this episode is the OP for Wotaku called “Fiction” by Sumika. The outro music for this episode is the ED for Megalo Box called “Kakatte Koi yo” by NakamuraEmi.

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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.