[✔] Watch a thriller anime AD Police (2020/09/07 - 2020/09/07) [OVA] No mere mortal can resist-! [✔] Watch an anime from the '90sGinga Sengoku Gunyuuden Rai (2020/09/12 - 2020/09/15) [TV] Don't answer the phone. Don't open the door. Don't try to escape.
— The years are from 1990 to 1999 [✔] Watch an anime with a cunning character Owari no Seraph: Kyuuketsuki Shahar (2020/09/06 - 2020/09/06) [OVA] Best keep your wits about you now...
— State the character; must appear on both, under the tag and on MAL; can be main or supporting [✔] Watch an anime with a killerIsekai Cheat Magician (2020/09/01 - 2020/09/01) [TV] Who's there? I'm warning you... Stay away from me!
— State the character; must appear on both, under the tag and on MAL; can be main or supporting
(Optional) Bonus Challenge! (Sponsored by ✨ CYBERPUNK Club ✨) [✔] Watch a cyberpunk anime AD Police (2020/09/07 - 2020/09/07) [OVA] If we talk about sinister, we have to think of dystopian futuristic settings too.
[✔] Watch an anime that started airing between 1980 and 1989. Mobile Suit Gundam I (2020/08/20 - 2020/08/20) [Movie] What's an 80's themed challenge without something from the 80's?
— Includes 1980 and 1989. [✔] Watch an anime that has a character with spiky hair. Hunter x Hunter (2020/08/07 - 2020/08/09) [TV] Just really crazy hair dude. Extreme fashion to the max dude.
— Must be listed under the tag; character can be main or supporting. [✔] Watch an anime that features dancing. Onyankopon (2020/08/06 - 2020/08/06) [ONA] Raves, disco, rock, rap, funk, pop, you name it.
— Must be listed under the tag. [✔] Watch an anime with 2 or more OPs and/or EDs. Yuu☆Yuu☆Hakusho (2020/08/01 - 2020/08/06) [TV] Gotta fit all that good stuff for the mixtape on that little cassette tape.
— The Opening or Ending songs must appear listed on the MAL entry. It should have 2 or more listed of either Opening or Ending, not of the sum of them (not one OP + one ED).
(Optional) Bonus Challenge! (Sponsored by ✨ Anime Guild ✨) [✔] Watch a mecha anime. Mobile Suit Gundam (2020/08/06 - 2020/08/07) [TV] Throwback to when mecha was cool and GATTAI sequences were the hypest thing around!
[✔] Watch an anime that started airing in Spring 2016. Master of Torque 3 (2020/08/18 - 2020/08/18) [ONA] It's the season in which all of this started. [✔] Watch an anime that has either 5, 10 or 50 somewhere. Kyochuu Rettou Movie (2020/08/01 - 2020/08/01) [Movie] — It should be either total episodes, total characters, duration per episode, forum threads created, total members, aired day and/or aired year. Make sure to add a screenshot if it's something that will change (if it does change and there's no screenshot, it's invalid). [✔] Watch an anime that started airing in June 2018 or July 2018. Iya na Kao sare nagara Opantsu Misete Moraitai (2020/08/18 - 2020/08/18) [ONA] MALpocalypse... [✔] Watch an anime that's part of the club's anime relations or a staff member's favorite anime. Id:Invaded (2020/08/04 - 2020/08/04) [TV] (Gwathgor) — For the club's relations, you will be allowed to use any related anime, as long as it's obvious.
— For staffers, state which member is used. The anime has to be the same (no relations allowed). The staff members from our sister club, the Manga Reading Challenges, is allowed.
(Optional) Bonus Challenge! (Sponsored by ✨ TEAM HLC vs. TEAM 100 ✨) [✔] Watch any anime that fits one of the Team 100 challenges. Master of Torque (2020/08/02 - 2020/08/02) [ONA] State which challenge; Team 100 challenges:
(Optional) Bonus Challenge! (Sponsored by 🐾Anime Animals/Creatures🐾) [✔] Watch an anime that features any of the creatures listed in our Hall of Fame. Magic Knight Rayearth II (2020/07/01 - 2020/07/02) [TV] — Their HoF lists different creatures. You can use any anime in which they appear listed as character. Can be main/supporting. State the character.
[✔] Watch an anime with a character in its MAL cover photo who is keeping their hands away from their head/face : The Reflection (2020/04/01 - 2020/04/01) [TV] Use the main picture for the anime. You need that all characters have their hands away, nowhere close, to their face and head. If there's just one like that, it can't be used. If you need confirmation about an anime, please ask in our discord server or queries thread. [✔] Watch either a post-apocalyptic animeor an anime with only one main character : Mori no Densetsu (2020/04/01 - 2020/04/01) [Movie] Specify which theme/option was used. [✔] Watch a vampire anime : Demi-chan wa Kataritai (2020/04/07 - 2020/04/07) [TV] [✔] Watch a clean anime (an anime rated G, PG, or PG-13) : .hack//Tasogare no Udewa Densetsu (2020/04/01 - 2020/04/01) [TV] Note that each is a different rating and mean just that, as stated.
[✔] Watch an anime that aired in Spring of an odd numbered year. Yoake Tsugeru Lu no Uta (2020/03/01 - 2020/03/01) [Movie] The third day of the third month is considered lucky; dedicated to girls and good fortune.
— Odd Numbers end in 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9. [✔] Watch a historical anime that takes place anywhere within Japan. Bakumatsu (2020/03/21 - 2020/03/21) [TV] Ornamental dolls are displayed in traditional dress of the Heian period.
— Any anime listed in the anidb link will be valid; refrain from using any outside that list. [✔] Watch an anime with a character who is considered nobility or royalty. 1001 Nights (2020/03/12 - 2020/03/12) [Movie] Dolls displayed highest are said to be honoured individuals; emperors and empresses.
— Character can be main or supporting. [✔] Watch an anime with food or drink of any kind in its MAL cover image. Yoru wa Mijikashi Arukeyo Otome (2020/03/07 - 2020/03/07) [Movie] Dolls revered on platforms below serve sake and mochi; traditional of the festivities.
— Only the main cover image should be used; limit it to normal food for human consumption.
[✔] Watch a Cars or Music anime: Aikatsu!: Nerawareta Mahou no Aikatsu! Card (2020/02/05 - 2020/02/05) [Movie] The start of mass-produced automobiles and the Jazz Age! [✔] Watch an anime with an all female main cast: Wonder Momo (2020/02/02 - 2020/02/02) [ONA] Flappers danced the night away in their infamous frocks. [✔] Watch an anime from the NHK Top 100 Challenge: Hetalia: The Beautiful World (2020/02/25 - 2020/02/25) [ONA] Celebrating 100 years of animation and 100 years since the 1920's! [✔] Watch an anime featuring the mafia or another crime group: Wolverine (2020/02/09 - 2020/02/11) [TV] Organized crime families rose to prominence during the Prohibition Era.
[✔] Watch an anime that aired during the last decade. Lao Fu Zi Zhi Xiao Shui Hu Chuan Qi (2020/01/01 - 2020/01/01) [Movie] Started and finished airing! [✔] Watch an anime with a character, who likes to drink alcohol. Tennen Koi-iro Alcohol (2020/01/01 - 2020/01/01) [OVA] Does the party really stop after midnight? [✔] Watch an anime that takes place during Winter. Double Circle (2020/01/01 - 2020/01/01) [ONA] The really cold days are just starting, grab a cup of tea and enjoy one of these. [✔] Watch an anime with an unlucky or lucky character. Overlord: Ple Ple Pleiades 2 (2020/01/01 - 2020/01/01) [ONA] Cheers on another unlucky year. Or maybe it's finally going better?