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Sunday, February 8, 2015

Good Anime/Manga Situational Report:

Here's the good anime that's currently airing this season and is worth at least a try, in the order of how exciting each episode is week to week (not in the order of how good the series is overall, which would favor older/longer series too much):

1.  Fairy Tail S3
2.  Kanata no Astra
3.  Kimetsu no Yaiba
4.  Vinland Saga
5.  Mix
6.  Danmachi S2
7.  Accelerator
8.  Carole & Tuesday
9.  Star Twinkle Precure
10.  UchiMusume
11.  Re:Stage Dream Days
12.  Lord El Melloi II no Jikenbo
13.  Sounan desu ka?
14.  Arifureta

Some anime are translated or released sporadically, but they still come out every now and then:

1.  One Pace

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Here's the lowdown on the good manga that is still coming out and thus must be tracked continuously to stay on top of things:

Weekly translated manga includes:

Edens Zero
Fairy Tail: 100 Years Quest
One Piece

Monthly translated manga includes:

Shingeki no Kyojin
UQ Holder
Akatsuki no Yona
Railgun: Astral Buddy
To Aru Kagaku no Railgun
To Aru Kagaku no Accelerator
Vinland Saga
Toki
Shinohayu: Dawn of Age
Saki

Some manga are translated or released sporadically, but they still come out every now and then:

Shin Prince of Tennis
Mao
Chihayafuru 
Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun
New Game
MIX
Omoi, Omoware, Furi, Furare
Mikakunin de Shinkoukei
Rurouni Kenshin: Hokkaido Arc
K-On! Shuffle
Hinowa ga Yuku!
Zettai Karen Children
Kyoukai no Rinne
Kin-iro Mosaic
Dimension W
Lucky Star
Broken Blade
Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Ilya 3rei
Card Captor Sakura: Clear Card-hen
Someya Mako's Mahjong Parlor Food
Junai Sensation
Joukamachi no Dandelion
World's End Harem
Fairy Tail: City Hero
Fairy Tail: Happy no Daiboken
Honzuki no Gekokujou
Kuma Kuma Kuma Bear
Shikaku Mon
Saving 80,000 Gold Coins
I shall survive using potions
Konjiki no Mojitsukai
Succubus Ni Tensei Shita Node Milk
Nidome no Yuusha
NEET Dakedo HELLO Work
Seichou Cheat de Nandemo
Being able to edit skills
Kono Sekai ga Game
Ken Deshita
The New Gate
Tsuki ga Michibiku Isekai Douchuu
World Teacher
Isekai Desu ga Mamono Saibai shiteimasu
The Other World Doesn't Stand a Chance against the Power of Instant Death
Isekai Skill Taker
While Killing Slimes for 300 Years
Isekai Meikyuu de Harem
Isekai Kenkokuki
Musume Jingai
Takarakuji De 40-oku
Isekai wo Seigyo Mahou de Kirihirake
Eiyuu no Musume
Nidome no Jinsei wo Isekai de
Sounan Desu Ka?
Choujin Koukousei-tachi wa isekai
Isekai Onsen
Dorei Elf wo Yome
Gun-Ota
Isekai Mahou wa Okureteru
Tensei Kyuuketsuki-san Wa Ohirune ga Shitai
I Work as a healer in another world's labyrinth city
Ore Dake Nokotta
Isekai Nonbiri Nouka
Maou no Kawaii Yamada wa Yoiko
They Say I was Born a King's Daughter
Release that Witch
9999 Nandesukedo?!
Tatoeba Last Dungeon Mae
Isekai de Kojiin Wo Hiraitakedo
Isekai de Saikyou no Tsue
Kamitachi ni Hirowareta Otoko
Dorei Shounin
The Eminence in Shadow
Saikyou no Shokugyou wa Yuusha demo Kenja demo naku
Monster no Goshujin-sama
Isekai De Saikyo Mao no Kodomotachi no Mama ni Natchaimashita
The Rising of the Shield Hero
Kenja no Mago
Brave Witches Prequel Manga

Some manga are lost to the West because no one's translating them:

Kitakubu Katsudou Kiroku
Locodol
Hanayamata
Sakura Zensen
Guyver
Major
Major 2nd
Yama no Susume
Sore ga Seiyuu!
Alien Nine Next
Futari Ecchi
Kimi ni Todoke (Bonus chapters)

Some Manga are licensed by official companies even though fansubbers have abandoned them so at least they'll come out eventually:

Akame ga Kill! Zero
Btooom!

Some manga are on hiatus due to useless authors:

Bastard!
Nanoha Force
Yuru Yuri
Hunter x Hunter
Freezing
Berserk

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