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May 31, 2019  

Wow! You ARE a 15 year old teenager, and NOT a 'kawaii' child!

It's episodes 6 and 7 of Akuma No Riddle!

Topics include: vocaloid lore; don't listen to our old episodes except betterman anime club; DON'T READ THE MANGA until after you watch the anime; manga differences; a whole entire ship cut out of the anime; Isuke backstory; Koukou just throws grenades; Esther examines the Akuma no Riddle fic scene; still doing Romeo and Juliet; the easiest way to trick Haru into dying; the catcher in the rye; Madiha played a priest (and never recovered); Suzu foreshadowing again; the bathroom thesis; how concurrently was this running with the manga?; Madiha and Esther rewrite the Hitsugi assassination; find all the hidden banbas; the spatiality of the Chitaru vs. Tokaku fight; after Shienna died so did her script; traumatized by a double suicide; yuri tropes but FUCKED UP; yandere Hitsugi; Isuke just wants to be a sugar mama; SWIMSUIT EPISODE!!!; manga!Suzu buying the swimsuits; Nio doesn't know what bondage is; the animators found one episode not to be horny in, and it's the swimsuit episode?; *jack bauer voice* TELL ME WHERE THE BOMB CODES ARE; split the watermelon (with my MP7); it's finally Shinya's turn to come out!; Shinya puts the middle finger up; Suzu the old teen; rewriting Suzu to have a personality; Esther's biggest crack ship she saw on Ao3; tfw no bf.

Ending theme is "Poison Me" from Akuma No Riddle OST.

ENDING THEME RANKINGS AS OF EPISODE 7:

1. No-Big-Deal Sympathy (Haruki's theme)
2. Paradox (Tokaku's theme)
3. Poison Me (Chitaru & Hitsugi's theme)
4. Concentration (Otoya's theme)
5. Suzukaze (Suzu's theme)
6. Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow (Haru's theme)
7. ACROSS THE FATE (Kouko's theme)

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May 11, 2019  

The Class President has the roster, so she can just strike you out and expel you. I've never been class president before, but I've watched many animes so I'm pretty sure that's a power they have.

It's Akuma No Riddle episodes 4 and 5!

Topics include: roommate shipping; the ship Madiha wants to see everywhere in yuri; suzu foreshadowing; dub performances; grape sodie; bath accessories catalog; this is how much the author knew about Christianity; a school building purpose-built for assassinating; chitaru and hitsugi are 15 years old; school tropes; did you forget the dwarf lore; donuts tangent; the 4th wonder of myojo; i love this shower UI; ah, damn, spirit santi, fuck; you suck at killing people; bombing is impersonal; haru could've avoided all this trouble; tokaku's titanium bra; kouko button mashing; turned into a plant; Madiha's cartoon microphone; cardinal sin of beats; tokaku's grandma says fuck off normies; maid cafe; it's a yuri show, so you gotta put on Romeo & Juliet; passionate and sexy Chitaru; banba soldiers on; better catholic representation; Madiha's leftube video essay about the bathing scenes in Akuma No Riddle; dissecting Haruki's motivations in the bath scenes; that nobody; mod of sekiro where it's Haruki; it's not shabu shabu; a breeze destroyed the audio; everybody's gonna come throw you a big party haru; the Haruki v. Tokaku fight; where does Esther get her memes from?; youre just gonna have to keep living; Haruki will make fun of you if you suck at sexting.

Ending theme is "No-Big-Deal Sympathy" from Akuma No Riddle OST.

ENDING THEME RANKINGS AS OF EPISODE 5:

1. No-Big-Deal Sympathy (Haruki's theme)
2. Paradox (Tokaku's theme)
3. Concentration (Otoya's theme)
4. Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow (Haru's theme)
5. ACROSS THE FATE (Kouko's theme)

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April 30, 2019  

Here's shocky, here's spitty, here's titty,

Topics include: little story of devil; please dont cancel us; esther’s cover of kimi ni moe kyun; symphogear anime club; teamfourstar x transmediacrity akuma no riddle abridged; shiena is our hitoe; nobody gives a shit about school; blood in the water; chompin’; time to melonbread; im not gonna drink tea with this bitch; microaggressed isuke; going for a run to escape sexual tension; gay adoption? oh no!; rub a dub dub drowning Haru in the tub; the virgin Tokaku vs. the chad Isuke; serial killer letter; bathroom problems; Tokaku the loveable jerk; Isuke-sama whisperer; ferns; doing the Ulith thing; serial killer insurance; nobody can relate to Otoya; lesbian sex pervert representation; theres a lot of sickos in yuri fandom; A BALL GAG?; we got handed a W; electroshock man’s cousin; very tiny very HORNY men; valve soundbank; im sorry that I made you sin.

Ending theme is "Concentration" from the Akuma No Riddle OST.

ENDING THEME RANKINGS AS OF EPISODE 3:

1. Paradox (Tokaku's Theme)

2. Concentration (Otoya's Theme)

3. Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow (Haru's Theme)

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April 19, 2019  

When they legalize weed and the scientists are legally allowed to smoke weed everyday, we will know the real weed science.

Topics: the Minnesota arc; nobody knows what CBD is or does; Weedcraft controversy; a podcast about being real; are you going to edit out every time I take the lord's name in the vain; Madiha's moving tips; forever superstitious about fluids; Netflix's stupid binge watch shit; Carol & Tuesday is good; Cinderella Nine is alright; Serval isn't cool enough to look at on my phone forever; do not watch/read kyochuu rettou; GACHA GAOL(?) returning to Honkai Impact 3rd!; gamer's fear of tencent is yellow peril; one match of Battlefield V on fiber internet; Esther played Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice; lots of comparing it to, Dark Souls.

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March 29, 2019  

I'm too misandrist to care about catboys.

New anime club! Season 4!! We're delving deep into 2014's "Akuma No Riddle."

Topics include: Black Rock Shooter won awards; fucked up title demanded by the license-holder; lesbian violence genre; manga adaptations; most yuri artists are freaks and weirdos; currently writing about a catgirl who fucks; the OP is kickass; time to shower scene (under a minute); assassin school; tropey moeblob; shark-toothed girl, a girl with DID, and a thot; animalized smell talk; omorice discussion; rotten ocean makes no sense; Mistress Isuke; ableism; clumsy butch-femme thing; Madiha's n-word card came in the mail; ending theme rankings.

This episode's ending theme is "Paradox" from the Akuma No Riddle OST.

ENDING THEME RANKINGS AS OF EPISODE 1:

1. Paradox (Tokaku's Theme)

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March 22, 2019  

I like characters who are fucked up and make weird faces at you all the time.

Topics include: Mailbag episode!; how are you enjoying granblue fantasy; Madiha is Vira kin now; do a Manaria Friends with Vira; digital fairy wings; cagliostro transgended; talking about the granblue fighting game and RPG; doing a bad job protecting the Earth; what webcomics do you like?; Madiha read all of 8-bit theater; pacing nightmare; trying to read Homestuck; trying to get into Kill 6 Billion Demons; the guy who drew Megatokyo became a dad and didn't have to draw anymore; Madiha's cell structure implodes as she remembers Drowtales; pay $10 to watch them fuck; fixing your early indiscretions; too much lore; what do you think about Project Stadia? it's gonna suck ass and die; Madiha still loves Left Alive; where is the dad who plays granblue??; would you want to hear about Madiha's awful D&D 3.5 powergaming adventures?; what edgy game do you want to see?; edgy Bang Dream!; edgy Kingdom Hearts (?); what podcast would you do other than Transmediacrity; Esther's Light Novel podcast; Esther's cool story idea.

KH3 spoilers end at around 1:30:30

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March 16, 2019  

The pain of having divorced parents; the pain of family court.

We're finally here! It's the end of Black Rock Shooter, and with it, the end of another season of anime club. Join us for Episode 8 and discussion about the OVA and pilot episode. Thank you so much for your support, and please tell us how we're doing! Stay tuned for Akuma No Riddle anime club!

Topics: Black Rock Shooter still owns; the pain of not being able to beat Saya in Third Strike; melodramatic characters can still be human in the right hands (that's not the case here?); in memoriam, Lucky Star; juicy fruit; mixed visual metaphors; did they have to rush to finish this?; i no longer really understand where all of this is really situated; it's red!; everyone is weeping; thicc blood; giant rainbow gun; reality is too frightening; you're just in the normal wasteland; insane black rock shooter was full of fucking feelings; oh, it's stupid; let's be in pain together; buy the pilot episode, get the OVA in a magazine; OVA vs. Anime, how they are similar, where they differ, what each story executes better; the origin of Dark Souls; the psychic palace of Transmediacrity has brought Black Rock Shooter back!; Saya never learned anything and should be in jail; less devastating than Wixoss.

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March 9, 2019  

Even if you're not slavic, we should all strive to be babushkas. Being babushka is a state of mind.

Topics include: catching up on my stories; Egao No Daika is the primitivist show of the season; Manaria Friends is still extremely horny; interesting new technology in yuri; Anne runs game on Grea; GACHA GAOL! Madiha got into Granblue Fantasy finally!; Esther trying for a decade to get Madiha to play; SSRisters; SNES JRPG gacha game; Esther played Resonance of Fate! it's the weird gun JRPG; talkin' about that Tri-Ace; transmediacrity dub correspondent; put your scope on top of your eotech; Cardinal Love Live; SUPERHOOOOOT (super cold); HERO POINTS; SLAV-90; hair color amnesia; Madiha stans a divisive game, LEFT ALIVE!; as usual subpar game journalists hate it, Transmediacrity loves it; Front Mission lore; the ultimate masocore stealth action game; ACAB, but she's hot; bleak wanzer piloting; i play Bayonetta because I'm a horny lesbian, leave me alone; Plumm is a charm point.

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March 1, 2019  

Saya would get like 10 years with good behavior...actually what am I thinking nobody cares about these kinds of crimes, she'd be out in a few months.

It's Black Rock Shooter episodes 6 and 7! Oh no!

Topics include: an anime by former Lucky*Star staff; barbie doll naked; Psycho Black Rock Shooter; the technicalities of cutting Black Rock Shooter's arm off; audio editing failures; Kyo-Ani's deadly sameface; Saya is poor, but she's also an evil pervert; the fucked up ultraviolence of these episodes; THAT GIRL; Black Gold Saw sitting down; yung Saya; the fighting game words that Madiha knows; examining how sympathetic we are after the Saya flashback; It's Strength's World, You Just Live In It; That Girl; THAT'S WRONG; "I'm deleting this bitch;" least like a porno; Black Rock Shooter visual novel; Megami Magazine; the UN resolution to ban lolicon; they know you got the porn in the flash drive; millions of bullets; the Sakuga; fucky Mato camera; the Strength/Yuu switcheroo; Mari Okada 2, Transmediacrity 0; we do not condone American imperialism, but somebody should GET KONY; the prototype of “the Hitoe moment.”

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February 8, 2019  

You gotta do the cry. That's how they know you're serious.

The Media Maidenz cover episodes 4 and 5 of the Black Rock Shooter TV show!

Topics: the youtube channel is on hiatus; the new friend, Strength; an obsession with separating Chariot from her legs; SHE'S FOUL-MOUTHED; normally you don't fall unsconscious from a sprained ankle; inappropriate behavior from an educator; can't escape Saya; custom handshakes; she has hank hill ass; saggin' Saya; The Toast Scene; cartoon bitches; if only this show was subtle and artful; the Yuu Spot; hugging is too lewd for Noitamina; YOU COULDA BEEN NICE; the class character of the school; a thorough analysis of symptoms and behaviors of self loathing and depression by an expert, Madiha; beating your phone with a pillow; THIRTY-FIVE SECONDS; take the tiny bird challenge, send us a video of the tiny bird challenge; putting Saya on blast; infantilizing pervert; the many faces of yomi; step on me, Dead Master; Mato is a jock; I WAS NOT TAUGHT ABOUT THIS CARESSING CHILDREN SHIT; strive to maintain a meter distance from every child that exists around you; the true ending to the tiny bird book; the retcon ending of the tiny bird book; the increasingly brutal battles between Dead Master and Black Rock Shooter; dissecting the horror of the Saya and Mato scene; the bird is dead and you have to move on; Yomi's painting; another depressing story from Madiha's childhood; the most mature middle schooler; fake kiss scene; there's some BASIC BITCHES in shipping; Insane Black Rock Shooter; Balter; Black Rock Shooter gacha; arigatou-gozaimasu.

Cover art was photoshopped by Esther.

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