Anime: Digimon Frontier – Episode 19 Summary

“All for one meal”

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(“I’m hungry for a burger, or your babies”)

Studio: Toei Animation

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Age: All ages

Released: April 1, 2001 – March 31, 2002

From the last episode, After making a good burger, Papaburgermon is attacked by Petaldramon and his Chamelmon minions. Papaburgermon is held captive, and the little Burgermon kids are in danger. The Legendary Warriors arrive after their win in the Trailmon race, and decide to help get Papa back!

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Anime: Digimon Frontier – Episode 18 Summary

“All for one meal”

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(The humans stuck out in a crowd of digimon)

Studio: Toei Animation

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Age: All ages

Released: April 1, 2001 – March 31, 2002

From the last episode, the legendary warriors get onto a Trailmon, but instead of taking them to the Rose Morning Star, they end up at a completely different location, which is holding the Annaul Trailmon Competition.

First Prize is a burger, and Zoe has never been hungrier! If Zoey is going, then JP is going, and soon everyone has grabbed a Trailmon to take part in the race.

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Book: Chivalry (Coraline & Other Stories) Review

“This will look lovely on my mantlepiece…”

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Author: Neil Gaiman

Genre: Surreal, Horror, Age: Children’s+

Released: 5th October 2009 (UK Version)

Old Mrs Whitaker has a habit of treating herself to gifts and ornaments from her local charity shop. One day, she finds a dusty old object, which turns out to be the Holy Grail… and decides that it would look rather nice on her mantlepiece.

Warning! May contain spoilers!

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Anime: Digimon Frontier – Episode 17 Summary

“All you can eat digi-food!”

(New in town? Try not to stare.)

Studio: Toei Animation

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Age: All ages

Released: April 1, 2001 – March 31, 2002

From the last episode, the Toucanmon have stolen the digivices and ran off to the Autumn Leaf Fair. The Legendary warriors make it to the strange fair, which is a hot summery spot in the middle of an arctic desert. Now the search to find the Toucanmon and their digivices begins.

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Anime: Digimon Frontier – Episode 16 Summary

“Who is the fairest of them all?”

(“Girls can be tough. Very tough”)

Studio: Toei Animation

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Age: All ages

Released: April 1, 2001 – March 31, 2002

From the last episode, Zoe is pumped up to get the boys digivices back and find her own Spirit Digivolution. The boys are a bit more worried about ho scary her Beast Spirit will be, if it’s anything like Calmaramon’s.

The Toucanmon that have taken the digivices have flown to a island across the sea waters.

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Book: The High Lord (The Black Magician Trilogy Book 3) Review

“Ending on a magical note”

Author: Trudi Canavan

Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Age: YA+

Released: 4th March 2010 (UK Version)

The final book of the The Black Magician Trilogy continues the story of Sonea, a young streetgirl-turned-magician that now lives with the most powerful magician the Guild has ever seen.

Unknown to the rest of the world, Akkarin, who practices dark magic in secret, is actually holding her hostage.

How many others will suffer before his secret is out? And how does this link to to an epic war between neighbouring countries of magicians?

Warning! Contains spoilers!

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Anime: Digimon Frontier – Episode 15 Summary

“Beach Party”

(Kouji’s secret weakness has been found, and will be exploited at every opportunity.)

Studio: Toei Animation

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Age: All ages

Released: April 1, 2001 – March 31, 2002

From the last episode, Whamon drops off the digi-destined on a tropical island. It’s been a while since they’ve relaxed, so everyone thinks this is the perfect chance. Even Kouji changes his mind once he’s been tickled enough.

It’s a shame that Ranamon has sent out lookouts to all her followers. Anyone that can bring her the digi-destined’s digivices will be rewarded…

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Book: Legion Review

“Around the world. With Me, Myself, and I…”

Author: Brandon Sanderson

Genre: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Drama, Age: YA+

Released: 31st August 2012 (UK version)

Secrets of time should remain secret. One scientist doesn’t think so.

Balubal Razon creates a camera that can take images of the past in the exact location they are taken. Then he goes missing…

Stephen Leeds is a critical genius, whose hallucinations are various people. Intrigued by the prospect of following up the missing camera, he travels with government agent Monica to find out the truth about the camera.

Warning! Contains Spoilers!

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Anime: Digimon Frontier – Episode 14 Summary

“Doing everything to impress that one girl…”

(Don’t know what Bokomon is doing, but pretty sure it isn’t legal)

Studio: Toei Animation

Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Age: All ages

Released: April 1, 2001 – March 31, 2002

From the last episode, the digi-destined escape on Trailmon, carefully safeguarding Seraphimon’s egg. Unknown to them, the tracks are strange and soon they end up at a dead end. How will they escape the underwater cave?

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Anime: Binbougami ga! – Episode 13 Series Finale Summary + Review

“What to do before you die”

(Ranmaru’s new job is in the piggyback-transport business)

Studio: Sunrise

Genre: Surreal, Drama, Fantasy, Comedy, Age: 13+

Released: July 1 2012 – onwards

From the last episode, Sakura breaks free from her bonds, and now she and Momiji are on the run from Momou and Teddy. Ranmaru helps them out, although she’s confused why Momou and Teddy are attacking them.

This episode contains material not suitable for younger viewers!

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