All good things must come to an end, and this month, we're finishing both Yozakura Quartet and Mythical Detective Loki Ragnarok. In celebration of the upcoming Valentine's Day, we also have an episode of Kimagure Orange Road TV and some Haruhi-chan.
Showings are presented in Japanese language audio with English subtitles and are suggested for ages 13 and over unless otherwise specified. Starting times are approximate: Come early! No-Name Anime meetings are presented in and co-sponsored by the Santa Clara City Central Park Library. Many thanks to the library for hosting our meetings in their community rooms. We are usually in Cedar, but on some months, we might be in Redwood instead. To find us, just follow the signs!
(Subtitled, High School Romantic Comedy)
"Ohashi High School Culture Festival 1" - Vacation is over, so Ryuji Takasu, Taiga Aisaka, Yusaku Kitamura, Minori Kushieda, and Ami Kawashima are back at school. As the school prepares for their cultural festival, Taiga encounters family problems.
— Subtitled by NIS America
Yozakura Quartet #12
"Cherry Blossoms Scatter" - Mayor Hime, tuner Akina, satori Ao, and kotodama user Kotoha are fighting to save the town of Sakurashin from the demons Enjin and Shinozuka. Enjin has already awoken the Nanagou trees, upsetting the balance between the demon and human worlds and unleashing shadows and monsters on the town. To complicate matters, Enjin is using the body of Ao's brother Gin, who was Hime's and Akina's friend. Come watch the exciting battle in the final episode of the anime series!
— Subtitled by Sentai Filmworks
Mythical Detective Loki Ragnarok #25-26
(Subtitled, Mythical Mayhem)
"The Dream's Final Stop" and "The Gods Depart" - Detective Loki was banished to earth, but that wasn't enough to quell Odin's fear of Ragnarok. Heimdall is back, and Loki's daughter Hel has captured Mayura. Now, Loki must confront his vengeful daughter, but Odin is watching and plotting to get Loki out of the way forever. Final two episodes!
— Subtitled by ADV Films
Abunai! Break time!
Bamboo Blade #18
(Subtitled, Kendo Comedy)
"The Tournament and Muroe High After That" - The Muroe High kendo team is in a tournament against the Tozyo High team. Konishi of Tozyo High had tricked Tama-chan into tripping over some tennis balls and hurting her foot, and Tama had scored a point in spite of being at a disadvantage. However, the match isn't over yet, and Tama's foot is getting worse.
— Subtitled by FUNimation Entertainment
Angel Beats #6
(Subtitled, High School Action Drama)
"Family Affair" - Yurippe's anti-Angel army succeeded in disgracing Angel and getting her removed from her role as student council president. However, the vice president, Ayato Naoi, is now president, and he may be an even worse problem.
— Subtitled by Sentai Filmworks
Kimagure Orange Road TV #44
(Subtitled, Comedy Romance)
"The Taste of Love? Kyosuke's Hellish Valentine" - Kasuga Kyousuke comes from a family with extraordinary powers and is in a love triangle with Ayukawa Madoka and Hiyama Hikaru. Kyousuke was looking forward to Valentine's Day until his little cousin Kazuya uses his powers to interfere with Kyousuke's plans.
— Subtitled by AnimEigo
Melancholy of Haruhi-chan Suzumiya #10-12
Haruhi-chan plays with miniature versions of Haruhi, Kyon, Nagato, Asahina, and Koizumi, plus other characters from the TV series such as Ryoko. Ryoko tries to kill Kyon and returns in time to be stuck in a box while Haruhi, Asahina, and Nagato prepare for Valentine's Day.
— Subtitled by Bandai Entertainment