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Anime Season: Spring 2016

Updated on March 5, 2016
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The spring wind is blowing to bring a new anime season for us. And this time around, a bunch of series have come to test our spectating skills and love for Japanese animation.

From one thing to another, each show just jump to surprise everyone one episode at a time. So now, it’s time to kickstart another wonderful season—a fresh one at that! Here we’re entering—the Anime Season: Spring 2016!

It’s 2016 and it’s spring, so it’s a no-brainer that we watch the lively selection the Spring 2016 Anime Season is offering to us. Now let’s rest our backs and enjoy the shows.

12-Sai.: Chicchana Mune no Tokimeki
12-Sai.: Chicchana Mune no Tokimeki

12-Sai.: Chicchana Mune no Tokimeki

Genre: Romance, School, and Shoujo

Producer: Oriental Light and Magic

Air Date: April 4, 2016

Summary: A sixth-grade fiasco detailing the experiences of that time in life where one is neither a child nor an adult. Hanabi is the center of the story and it’s her time to go through the bittersweet escapades of sixth grade. Love, worries, fun, school--her journey in life is just beginning.

Aikatsu Stars!
Aikatsu Stars!

Aikatsu Stars!

Genre: Music, School, Shoujo, and Slice of Life

Producer: Bandai Namco Pictures

Air Date: April 7, 2016

Summary: An Aikatsu series centered on a new protagonist named Yume Nijino. She’s a girl whose aim is to join the S4 and become one of the most prominent idols in the world.

Bakuon!!
Bakuon!!

Bakuon!!

Genre: Cars, Seinen, Slice of Life, and Sports

Producer: TMS Entertainment

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: A motorcycle journey begins when high school student, Sakura Hane, gives up on her worn-out bicycle on the bumpy trail to school. Tired from all the effort of traversing the hilly road, she catches inspiration from a girl and her motorcycle travelling their way to school. And thus, Sakura joins the motorcycle club! But first, she needs to get a license. Another cycle of motor-iffic adventure starts!

Battle Spirits: Double Drive
Battle Spirits: Double Drive

Battle Spirits: Double Drive

Genre: Action and Kids

Producer: Bandai Namco Pictures

Air Date: April 6, 2016

Summary: A brand new Battle Spirits anime series with the title, “Double Drive!”

Beyblade Burst
Beyblade Burst

Beyblade Burst

Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Shounen, and Sports

Producer: Oriental Light and Magic

Air Date: April 4, 2016

Summary: A new Beyblade series (about mechanical tops used for sports battles) featuring the title “BURST!”

Big Order
Big Order

Big Order

Genre: Action, Shounen, and Super Power

Producer: Unknown

Air Date: April 16, 2016

Summary: The power to conquer and dominate—this is Eiji Hoshimiya’s power! Years ago, he was actually the one responsible for the destruction of the world. Was it his wish or was it a whim? Powers known as Orders actually come from fairies. But now, Eiji’s time once again moves as he has to face-to-face with his indescribable and enormous power.

Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal: Death Busters Hen
Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal: Death Busters Hen

Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Crystal: Death Busters Hen

Genre: Demons, Magic, Romance, and Shoujo

Producer: Unknown

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: This is the Demon Arc of the Sailor Moon Crystal anime series featuring the fifth and sixth volumes of the manga.

Boku no Hero Academia
Boku no Hero Academia

Boku no Hero Academia

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Shounen, and Super Power

Producer: Bones

Air Date: April 3, 2016

Summary: Izuku Midoriya dreams to become of a hero. But well, he can’t. He’s actually at the bottom of everything that’s about heroes. As a result, all he can do is dream, believe, and hope that he actually becomes one.

One fateful day, he encounters the legendary hero “All Might”, who in turn takes notice in him for having one of the greatest trait of a hero—the unwavering will and courage to help and save everyone.

Bono Bono
Bono Bono

Bono Bono

Genre: Comedy

Producer: Fuji TV

Air Date: April 2, 2016

Summary: A sea otter, a squirrel, and a raccoon comes out to play in the forest and live their life in glee. With these three unlikely friends, fun and comic relief is sure to burst out!

Bungou Stray Dogs
Bungou Stray Dogs

Bungou Stray Dogs

Genre: Mystery, Seinen, and Supernatural

Producer: Bones

Air Date: April 7, 2016

Summary: After being kicked out of his orphanage, Nakajima Atsushi sets out for his own survival. One day, while was on the brink of starvation, he rescues a man who’s attempting suicide. The man is Dazai Osamu, and he’s a very special detective with unusual powers. From then on, Atsushi is caught with the webs of fate and becomes entangled in the world of the special detectives.

Concrete Revolutio: Choujin Gensou Second Season

Genre: Action and Super Power

Producer: Lantis

Air Date: April 3, 2016

Summary: This is the second season of the Concrete Revolutio series with the title, Choujin Gensou – The Last Song.

Endride
Endride

Endride

Genre: Adventure and Fantasy

Producer: Brains Base

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: It’s another world with distorted foundations! On one side, Shun Asanaga touches a mysterious stone he finds in his dad’s office then get sent to a world called Endra. On the other side, which is the world of Endra, prince Emilio is locked up in a cell for treason. When Shun and Emilio meets, their goals coincide. One wants to return to his own world, and the other one wants revenge!

Flying Witch
Flying Witch

Flying Witch

Genre: Comedy, Shounen, Slife of Life, and Supernatural

Producer: J.C. Staff

Air Date: April 10, 2016

Summary: An airhead? That’s Kowata Makoto for you! She also has issues with directions. And now, she’s moving to her relative’s house. That’s all for now. What intrigue awaits this story?

Gakusen Toshi Asterisk Second Season
Gakusen Toshi Asterisk Second Season

Gakusen Toshi Asterisk Second Season

Genre: Comedy, Ecchi, Fantasy, Harem, Romance, School, Sci-Fi, and Supernatural

Producer: Aniplex and flying DOG

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: The second season of the Gakusen Toshi Asterisk series.

Gyakuten Saiban
Gyakuten Saiban

Gyakuten Saiban

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery and Police

Producer: A-1 Pictures

Air Date: April 2, 2016

Summary: Based on the popular Capcom game, Ace Attorney: Phoenix Wright, this series follows the story of new defense attorney Ryuuichi Naruhodou and company as they all try to save their clients from the dreadful “guilty” verdict.

Haifuri
Haifuri

Haifuri

Genre: School

Producer: Aniplex and Graphinica

Air Date: April 10, 2016

Summary: “In the sea we live, the sea we protect”—this is the school of thought for a certain educational institution in Japan. Japan has become a maritime nation and protecting its seas is must. And so, girls enroll here to one day become, Blue Mermaids! They are known as the “Elite of the Sea” and learning about their own and others is the basis for their education.

Hakuouki: Otogisoushi
Hakuouki: Otogisoushi

Hakuouki: Otogisoushi

Genre: Fantasy, Historical, Samurai, and Shoujo

Producer: DLE

Air Date: April 5, 2016

Summary: A chibi-fied series from the same games with the tagline “A normal everyday that might have existed.”

Hundred
Hundred

Hundred

Genre: Action, Ecchi, Harem, Mecha, Romance, School, and Sci-Fi

Producer: Production IMS

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: In a certain world, there’s a weapon called the “Hundred.” It’s a weapon that is treasured and well-kept because it’s the only weapon that could oppose the “Savage.” Kirisagi Hayato is one who wants to blast through to the top and use the Hundred. Will he achieve his goals without breaking a sweat?

Jojo no Kimyou na Bouken: Diamond wa Kudakenai
Jojo no Kimyou na Bouken: Diamond wa Kudakenai

Jojo no Kimyou na Bouken: Diamond wa Kudakenai

Genre: Action, Adventure, and Shounen

Producer: David Production

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: The fourth story arc of the Jojo no Kimyou na Bouken anime series with the side-title, Diamond wa Kudakenai.

Joker Game
Joker Game

Joker Game

Genre: Military and Seinen

Producer: Production I.G.

Air Date: April 5, 2016

Summary: A story revolving around the “D Agency”, an organization with highly skilled personnel who specializes in deceit and manipulation. It’s the eve of the World War II and dangerous missions are the staple of the night.

Kaitou Joker: Third Season
Kaitou Joker: Third Season

Kaitou Joker: Third Season

Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, and Shounen

Producer: Asatsu DK, Half H.P Studio, Kids Station, Tokyo MX, and Vega Entertainment

Air Date: April 4, 2016

Summary: The third season of the Kaitou Joker anime series. Thieves and jokers can’t get any cooler than this.

Kamiwaza Wanda
Kamiwaza Wanda

Kamiwaza Wanda

Genre: Kids and Sci-Fi

Producer: TBS

Air Date: April 16, 2016

Summary: The world is made up of programs and mysterious monsters called “Promin” control it. As with any program in existence, there bugs alongside them. And here, Promins that have turned into bugs are called “Bugmin.” At the time being, they pose no threat. But sooner or later, things might change.

And so, enter—young boy “Yuuto” and space dog “Wanda!” Together, their goal is to capture Bugmin and save the world from total annihilation.

Kiznaiver
Kiznaiver

Kiznaiver

Genre: Sci-Fi

Producer: Aniplex

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: Set in Sugimori City, the Kizuna System can be found within the clutches of the city. The Kizuna System is an eerie system. It is able to connect people and make them share wounds with divided proportions.

One day, Noriko Sonosaki tells her classmate Katsuhira Agata that he’s been selected as a Kiznaiver. From then on, the wound is shared and his life as a Kiznaiver begins!

Koutetsujou no Kabaneri
Koutetsujou no Kabaneri

Koutetsujou no Kabaneri

Genre: Action, Drama, and Fantasy

Producer: Fuji TV

Air Date: April 8, 2016

Summary: Somewhere in an industrial world, monsters with deadly instincts suddenly appears turn everyone into undead creatures. Their hearts are protected by iron layers as it is their only vulnerable part. People are terrorized so they built shelters to protect themselves.

One day, a young man named Ikoma helps in building the locomotives known as Hayajiro and the new weapons called Tsuranukizutsu. The battle with the creatures is inevitable and fighting them with Tsuranukizutsu is the only choice left.

Kuma Miko
Kuma Miko

Kuma Miko

Genre: Comedy and Seinen

Producer: Kinema Citrus and EMT2

Air Date: April 3, 2016

Summary: This is a story about a girl and a bear. The girl is a shrine maiden while the bear is a mountain guardian. The girl has to go to the city soon for school but before all that, the bear shall test her skills. The girl must pass and be deemed worthy of surviving the city life that awaits her.

Kyoukai no Rinne Second Season
Kyoukai no Rinne Second Season

Kyoukai no Rinne Second Season

Genre: Comedy, Romance, School, Shounen, and Supernatural

Producer: NHK and Shogakukan Productions

Air Date: April 9, 2016

Summary: The second season of the Kyoukai no Rinne series. This time around, what supernatural phenomenon awaits?

Magi: Sinbad no Bouken
Magi: Sinbad no Bouken

Magi: Sinbad no Bouken

Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Magic, and Shounen

Producer: Lay-duce

Air Date: April 15, 2016

Summary: A series dedicated to the early life story of the soon-to-be mighty king of the seven seas, Sinbad. It depicts how he conquered two of the dungeons and gained the mysthical powers of the djinns.

Mayoiga
Mayoiga

Mayoiga

Genre: Drama and Mystery

Producer: Pony Canyon

Air Date: April 1, 2016

Summary: Sketchy as it may be, a bus is bringing a bunch of young people to a village called “Nanakimura.” It is said that the aforementioned village is a place where utopia exists and freedom is absolutely free from the world’s chains. But, it’s all just a rumor until they actually arrive at the place.

What really is Nanakimura? And why are they heading there? The secrets shall soon be revealed!

Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn RE:0096
Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn RE:0096

Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn RE:0096

Genre: Action, Drama, Mecha, Military, Sci-Fi, and Space

Producer: Sunrise

Air Date: April 3, 2016

Summary: The story surrounds the mystery of Laplace’s Box. It has a secret that can make or break everything. As a matter of fact, it’s directly concerned with the 100-year curse of the Universal Century. As will young Banagher Links will soon find out, a messy war will soon consume him and lead him towards the unpredictable future.

Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta?
Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta?

Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko ja Nai to Omotta?

Genre: Comedy, Ecchi, Romance, and School

Producer: Project No. 9

Air Date: April 7, 2016

Summary: There’s a lot of reasons to not trust players online, let me count the ways! Oh wait, our main protagonist just proposed to a female character online. But oh no! Turns out it’s a guy! Woah! Traumatized! But two years later, a female character proposes to him. Is this for real now? Or is this like the one in the past? What will happen next?

Onigiri
Onigiri

Onigiri

Genre: Supernatural

Producer: Pierrot Plus

Air Date: April 7, 2016

Summary: A game-themed anime set in mythical Japan where all sorts of mythical creatures exists. In this one, everyone starts as an Oni and battles Kamikui everywhere to prevent them from spreading evil. Eight NPCs are there to help to end evil once and for all. As the adventure progresses, the power of bonds also blooms.

Pan de Peace!
Pan de Peace!

Pan de Peace!

Genre: Comedy, School, and Slice of Life

Producer: Asahi Production

Air Date: April 3, 2016

Summary: This series about everything “Bread” follows the footsteps of Minami, Yuu, Fuyumi, and Noa as they bring happiness to everyday life with the power of bread and friendship.

Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu
Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu

Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu

Genre: Drama and Fantasy

Producer: Media Factory

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: Subaru Natsuki has been summoned to another world by unknown entities and unknown reasons.There, he ends up being attacked and then saved by a silver-haired girl. Soon after, both him and the girl are attacked and dies. But then, Subaru wakes up with a new power—the power to rewind time by dying! With this power, will he be able to figure something out about his situation and save the girl?

Sakamoto desu ga?
Sakamoto desu ga?

Sakamoto desu ga?

Genre: Comedy, School, and Seinen

Producer: Studio Deen

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: Sakamoto is the very definition of COOL! All the girls are fawning over him, and all the boys envy him. He’s just that cool. Bullies are even not a match for his wits, which add to his coolness. He also is helpful of other people when asked. Nothing is too difficult for Sakamoto because every trial thrown at him is taken on by him with utmost coolness and grace.

Sansha Sanyou
Sansha Sanyou

Sansha Sanyou

Genre: Comedy, School, and Slice of Life

Producer: Doga Kobo

Air Date: April 11, 2016

Summary: Futaba Odagiri, Teru, Hayama, and Youko Nishikawa—these three girls come with different personalities to boot but are all teenage girls in the same school. As they deal with each other’s quirks, a school life of fun and excitement awaits!

Seisen Cerberus: Ryukoku no Fatalite
Seisen Cerberus: Ryukoku no Fatalite

Seisen Cerberus: Ryukoku no Fatalite

Genre: Adventure and Fantasy

Producer: Genco, Pony Canyon, Tohokushinsa Film Corporation, and TV Tokyo

Air Date: April 4, 2016

Summary: The story of “Seisen Cerberus: Ryoukoku” revolves around 16-year-old Hiiro and his insatiable hunger for revenge against the evil dragon Danguard for causing the doom of his parents.

Shingeki no Bahamut: Manaria Friends
Shingeki no Bahamut: Manaria Friends

Shingeki no Bahamut: Manaria Friends

Genre: Action, Adventure, Demons, Fantasy, Magic, and Supernatural

Producer: Studio Hibari

Air Date: April 1, 2016

Summary: The adaptation of a popular event, Manaria Magic Academy, by the mobile game developer, Cygames.

Shounen Ashibe: Go! Go! Goma-chan
Shounen Ashibe: Go! Go! Goma-chan

Shounen Ashibe: Go! Go! Goma-chan

Genre: Comedy and Slice of Life

Producer: Bridge

Air Date: April 5, 2016

Summary: A series featuring the wacky life of 1st grader Ashibe his unusual spotted seal pet, Goma-chan.

Shounen Maid
Shounen Maid

Shounen Maid

Genre: Comedy, Shoujo, and Slice of Life

Producer: 8bit

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: Having have left homeless after his mother passed away and with no home to go to, Chihiro is in dire need of a place he could call home. Fortunately, his uncle appears to give him a place to stay and take care of him. But, will this uncle really take care of him, or will he be the one taking care of his uncle?

Sousei no Onmyouji
Sousei no Onmyouji

Sousei no Onmyouji

Genre: Action, Fantasy, Shounen, and Supernatural

Producer: Studio Pierrot

Air Date: April 6, 2016

Summary: Being from a family exorcists, much expectation is up for Rokuro. He doesn’t want to be one though. A singer, a player—anything but an exorcist! But, as fate has it, a challenger named Benio appears to stir the exorcist blood in him. Their rivalry intensifies until one day, both of them earns the “Twin Star Exorcists” title. This title is for a couple who will marry and yield a child who’ll be the supreme exorcist!

Super Lovers
Super Lovers

Super Lovers

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, and Shounen Ai

Producer: DAX Production and Nippon Columbia

Air Date: April 6, 2016

Summary: An unforgettable summer is about to begin as Haru meets his mother’s newly adopted son, Ren. Now, Haru has a new kid brother and getting along with him perfectly is the new challenge. Time limit is at the end of summer. Will Haru succeed? Will Ren warm up to him? The relational train ride is starting to coast!

Tanaka-kun wa Itsumo Kedaruge
Tanaka-kun wa Itsumo Kedaruge

Tanaka-kun wa Itsumo Kedaruge

Genre: Comedy, School, and Slice of Life

Producer: Silver Link

Air Date: April 9, 2016

Summary: Meet Tanaka-kun, he’s an energy-saver who’s listless and with sleepy eyes but isn’t exactly disliked. And then there’s Oota, a quiet classmate who seems to never leave Tanaka-kun alone. Is this another wacky school comedy? You bet it is!

Terra Formars Revenge
Terra Formars Revenge

Terra Formars Revenge

Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, and Space

Producer: LIDENFILMS and TYO Animation

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: The second season of the Terra Formars series with the side-title, Revenge. Mutataed cockroaches, prepare to meet your doom!

Uchuu Patrol Luluco
Uchuu Patrol Luluco

Uchuu Patrol Luluco

Genre: School and Space

Producer: flying DOG and Half H.P Studio

Air Date: April 1, 2016

Summary: Talk about being normal and common, Luluco is absolutely one! She is a middle school student and she’s as common as she gets. That is—until she meets the transfer student ΑΩ Nova who’s going to change her life forever!

Oh, and by the way—this all happens in Ogikubo, a place in the milky where aliens and humans alike live in peace.

Unhappy
Unhappy

Unhappy

Genre: Comedy, School, and Slice of Life

Producer: Sliver Link

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: Talk about unlucky and unhappy, a certain class 1-7 of Tennogofune Academy gets all the students with bad karma and misfortune. This year, no matter what happens, the students will try their best to beat all bad karma and make their school life happy.

Ushio to Tora Second Season
Ushio to Tora Second Season

Ushio to Tora Second Season

Genre: Comedy, Demons, Shounen, and Supernatural

Producer: Studio VOLN

Air Date: April 2016

Summary: The second season of the Ushio to Tora series.









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